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Mayo Clinic Study Shows 5-year Survival of Diabetes and Non-Diabetes Patients Post-Kidney Transplant Now Nearly Equal

Findings indicate significant advancements in the management of diabetic kidney transplant patients ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic researchers have discovered that the five-year survival of diabetic kidney transplant patients is now on par with the five-year survival of nondiabetic kidney recipients. These new findings are published on the Kidney [...]

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Resistant Hypertension Has Several Possible Causes

Resistant Hypertension Has Several Possible Causes September 7, 2012 Dear Mayo Clinic: I was recently told I have resistant hypertension. What exactly is it, and what could cause it? How can I treat my high blood pressure since medications haven't worked? Answer: Hypertension (high blood pressure) is considered resistant when [...]

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