Motley Fool  Mar 28  Comment 
Cara Therapeutics has reported positive mid-stage trial results for its lead drug candidate, clearing the way for a late-stage trial to begin soon.
The Hindu Business Line  Mar 11  Comment 
AP Minister K Srinivas today said the Centre has sanctioned 18 dialysis centres for the state. The Medical and Health Minister inaugurated a mother and child healthcare centre at the government hos...
The Economic Times  Feb 24  Comment 
Efforts to provide dialysis to those with end-stage kidney disease should be done in conjunction with more cost-effective efforts, the paper published in the journal Lancet said.
MedPage Today  Feb 21  Comment 
(MedPage Today) -- Diuretics linked to higher risk of prolonged ventilation
NPR  Feb 14  Comment 
A federal judge issued a preliminary injunction barring the government from enforcing a rule allowing insurers to refuse to insure dialysis patients who get financial assistance from charity groups.
DailyFinance  Jan 30  Comment 
Filed under: Lifestyle, Wellness, Relationships Instead of roses, jewelry or chocolates for their 20th wedding anniversary, this doting husband decided to give his longtime partnerhis kidney. Scott Chafian's wife, Cindy, suffers from...
New York Times  Jan 7  Comment 
Fresenius and DaVita reported receiving requests from the Justice Department along with a charity, the American Kidney Fund.
Wall Street Journal  Jan 6  Comment 
Justice Department investigators are probing a controversial arrangement under which kidney-care companies support charitable efforts to help patients pay health-insurance premiums, according to disclosures from major dialysis providers.


Companies in this industry provide dialysis services to patients with diabetes. These companies make a substantial portion of their revenue from prescribing diabetes drugs. They also heavily dependent on Medicare and Medicaid.

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