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Patient Resources

Update: New Treatments for Kidney Disease in People with Adult Onset Diabetes

SGLT2 Inhibitors are a readily available group of medicines that were initially developed for diabetes. They have recently been shown to be capable of cutting the loss of kidney function in half. Learn more…

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Durham Nephrology is committed to the idea that a knowledgeable patient is his own best advocate. We urge you to ask for material to read and to ask questions when you see us. Use the links below to help begin your education.

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American Association of Kidney Patients
American Diabetes Association
Nephron Information Center News Center
National Kidney Foundation
National Kidney Disease Education Program

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09.15.2020 Is Kidney Disease One of the Risks of High Cholesterol?

September Cholesterol Education Month, which makes now the perfect time to explore how the risks of high cholesterol may impact kidney health.  About High Cholesterol Cholesterol is a fat-like substance found in your blood. The body produces cholesterol on its own but it can also come from eating animal food products like meat. While your […]

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