Listen: Kidney Disease, Diabetes And New England Journal Of Medicine discussed on AP 24 Hour News
"Blood sugar and people at diabetes may have additional benefits for those with kidney disease. According to a new study AP correspondent Ben Thomas reports on a study published in the New England Journal of medicine. Some thirty million Americans have diabetes in most cases are type to the kind to obesity it occurs. When the body can't make enough or properly use insulin which turns food into energy that over time can damage the kidneys and is responsible for nearly half a million people in the US needing dialysis input thousands of kidney transplants each year. The study tested the drug INVOKANA used to help control blood sugar the results show at lowered by thirty percent. The risk of kidney failure the need for dialysis or kidney transplant or death from kidney or heart related causes. I'm"