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Higher dietary protein intake linked to increased mortality, ESRD risk for patients with CKD

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Data presented at ASN Kidney Week suggested higher dietary protein intake is associated with increased risk for all-cause mortality and ESRD in patients with chronic kidney disease, with researchers also observing a decline in dietary protein intake with progressive loss of kidney function. ‚ÄúProtein energy wasting is common in patients with CKD, but the trajectory… Read More