Category Archives: Nephrology

Recent Research News Podcast: FDA Approves Metformin for Patients with Kidney Impairments

The FDA has recently approved expanded labeling for diabetes drugs containing metformin. The new labels will now indicate that these medications can be used by some patients living with reduced kidney function. This change came after numerous… Read More

Research Report: High BMI Linked to Chronic Kidney Disease

A recent South Korean study is debunking the idea that it is possible to be “fat and fit.” Researchers have found that obese and overweight individuals who are otherwise metabolically healthy continue to be at a high risk of developing CKD, … Read More