Chronic Kidney Disease Is Still a Major Health Challenge

Kidneys filter wastes and excess fluids from the blood which are then excreted in the urine. When someone has chronic kidney disease, their kidneys are unable to perform these tasks and they require renal replacement therapy in the form of dialysis or kidney replacement, writes Irene Labuschagne for The Conversation Africa.

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