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Obesity Increases Young Adults’ Risk of Kidney Disease

2016-05-27T10:37:17+00:00

[et_pb_section admin_label="section"][et_pb_row admin_label="row"][et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_text admin_label="Text" background_layout="light" text_orientation="left" use_border_color="off" border_color="#ffffff" border_style="solid"] Albuminuria, a sign that the kidneys are not functioning normally, puts one at increased risk for chronic kidney disease. Obesity in South Africa South Africa has the highest overweight and obesity rate in sub-Saharan Africa, with up to 70% of women and a third of men being classified as overweight or obese. A staggering 40% of women in our country are obese, which means they have a body mass index greater than 30 kg/m2. However, this is no longer just an adult problem, 1 in 4 girls and 1 in 5 [...]

Obesity Increases Young Adults’ Risk of Kidney Disease 2016-05-27T10:37:17+00:00

Blood Test Aims to Help Women Predict Infertility

2016-05-17T07:36:22+00:00

[et_pb_section admin_label="section"][et_pb_row admin_label="Row"][et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_code admin_label="Code"]<iframe src="http://www.nbcnews.com/widget/video-embed/655367747591" width="800" height="500" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>[/et_pb_code][/et_pb_column][/et_pb_row][et_pb_row admin_label="row"][et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_text admin_label="Text" background_layout="light" text_orientation="left" use_border_color="off" border_color="#ffffff" border_style="solid"] A blood test nicknamed "the baby deadline test", which has been used by women already to get pregnant, is now being used to predict infertility problems. Source NBC News  [/et_pb_column][/et_pb_row][/et_pb_section]

Blood Test Aims to Help Women Predict Infertility 2016-05-17T07:36:22+00:00