Healthline: The Effects of Kidney Disease on Cardiovascular Health

Researchers say chronic kidney disease can cause cardiovascular health problems, which in turn can increase the risk of early death.

By Ana Sandoiu

Kidney disease affects a large number of people in the United States and the condition often goes undetected.

New research examines the impact of kidney disease on cardiovascular health and highlights the importance of screening for kidney disease.

HS Newsbeat: Little-known Disease has Major Economic Impact

By Ashlie Chandler

Healthcare system spending on patients in the United States with giant cell arteritis is $16,400 more in the first year after diagnosis compared to similar patients without the disease. This finding comes from a new study from the University of Washington School of Public Health. The little-known, chronic disease of the blood vessels affects 230,000 Americans.