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Intermittent Fasting: Examining Effects on Metabolism and Detoxification

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PACT: Preference Aligned Communication and Treatment

Chuck was diagnosed with COPD emphysema. Having advanced care planning directives completed was a tremendous relief. It took a certain weight and stress away from me because these plans had already been laid out and made he was aware of them, I was aware of them. When you’re facing serious illness decisions are no longer […]

Michael Kraus, MD, Podcast | ESRD NCC

Hello and thank you for joining us today for one of three podcasts about home dialysis. Today, our special guest is Dr. Michael Kraus, who is going to share about his role as a doctor in helping people choose home dialysis based on their lifestyle and offer some advice he has for other physicians who […]

Managing the Health of Kidney Transplant Recipients | Q&A

Managing the Health of Kidney Transplant Recipients | Q&A

[MUSIC] My name is Nada Alachkar. I’m a transplant nephrologist at Johns Hopkins. I manage and care for patients with kidney transplant and I do evaluation for patients to receive kidney transplantation. [MUSIC] Patients with advanced chronic kidney disease, stage four, stage five, or kidney disease are candidate for transplantation. [MUSIC] So the major contraindication […]

Nephrologist: Eugene C. Kovalik, MD

Nephrologist: Eugene C. Kovalik, MD

My name is Dr. Eugene Kovalik. I’m a nephrologist, which is a kidney doctor, here at Duke University Medical Center. I cover multiple areas. My favorite areas are taking care of pregnant women with kidney disease and hypertension. They’re very concerned when they’re pregnant that they have kidney trouble. There are some increased risks, but […]

Nephrology – Chronic Kidney Disease: By Steven Cheng M.D.

Nephrology – Chronic Kidney Disease: By Steven Cheng M.D.

Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) is caused by a wide variety of pathologic processes, including diabetes, hypertension, and autoimmune diseases. The stages of CKD, from stage 1 to stage 5, reflect progressive loss of function as quantified by the glomerular filtration rate or GFR. GFR is commonly estimated using serum creatinine levels, which increase as renal […]

Meet Cheri Ye, MD, Nephrologist, Tallwood Urology & Kidney Institute

Meet Cheri Ye, MD, Nephrologist, Tallwood Urology & Kidney Institute

– My name is Cheri Ye. I am a transplant nephrologist at Hartford Hospital. My philosophy of care is taking care of patients throughout all stages of their chronic kidney disease. I take care of patients who have kidney disease who are not yet on dialysis to patients who are on dialysis. And I take […]

Jon Snyder M.D. – North Shore Physicians Group, Beverly Massachusetts

Jon Snyder M.D. – North Shore Physicians Group, Beverly Massachusetts

My name is Jonathan Snyder, I am a primary care physician with the North Shore Physicians Group at the Beverly center. I see both adults and pediatric patients. I went to medical school here in the Boston area at Tufts and then for residency went to the University of Maryland in Baltimore. I chose North […]