Category Archives: Kidney Care (Nephropathy)

Recent Research News Podcast: Canagliflozin Leads to Higher Ketoacidosis Risk

A study has recently found that patients with type 1 diabetes taking canagliflozin (or Invokana) were at a greater risk of ketoacidosis than patients taking a placebo. The drug is an SGLT-2 inhibitor, and in May 2015, the FDA warned that it and… Read More

Risk of Kidney Failure in Diabetics Nearly Doubles with Major Depression

If you have type 2 diabetes and also suffer from depression, you may want to keep an even closer eye on your kidney health.

According to the results of a new study, diabetics who also suffer from severe depression – the kind that makes it … Read More