Study Sees Link Between Low Salt Levels, Fracture Risk in Older Adults
SATURDAY, Nov. 20 (HealthDay News) -- New research links
lower-than-normal levels of sodium (salt) in the blood to a higher
risk of broken bones and falls in older adults.
Doubling Frequency of Dialysis May Help Kidney Failure Patients
SATURDAY, Nov. 20 (HealthDay News) -- Kidney failure patients
who double the number of weekly dialysis treatments typically
prescribed had significantly better heart function, overall health
and general quality of life, new research indicates.