How to Test Kidney Function When Taking Creatine | Chris Masterjohn Lite #61

How to Test Kidney Function When Taking Creatine | Chris Masterjohn Lite #61

Are you taking creatine? This is how to make sure that taking creatine doesn’t interfere with your doctor’s ability to estimate your kidney function. Hi. I’m Dr. Chris Masterjohn of chrismasterjohnphd.com, and this is Chris Masterjohn Lite, where the name of the game is “Details? Shmeetails. Just tell me what works!” And today we’re going […]

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Research register provides rapid access to rare renal disease patients

Research register provides rapid access to rare renal disease patients

So RaDaR is a data repository for consenting patients across the UK with rare diseases. We’ve now got a hundred and two different hospitals that are recruiting patients, and around 25,000 people, with around 30 categories of rare diseases, rather more individual rare diseases, and the number of patients ranges from over 6,000 people with […]

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Potassium Chronic Disease Risk Reduction Intakes: Expanded DRI Model

Potassium Chronic Disease Risk Reduction Intakes: Expanded DRI Model

A new category of intake values has been added to the Dietary Reference Intakes, called the Chronic Disease Risk Reduction Intake, or CDRR. This new DRI category characterizes nutrient intake levels that are expected to reduce chronic disease risk. In general, the CDRR is set when there’s at least moderate strength of evidence for both […]

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