Rap legend Scarface shared with his fans that he is now relying on dialysis to stay alive after coming “inches away from death” since contracting the coronavirus in March. The face of the iconic ’90s group Geto Boys is on dialysis due to kidney failure, which Scarface, 49, says emanates from complications he incurred from […]
Dialysis and organ transplant are the only successful treatments for End Stage Renal Disease.
Conventional wisdom among kidney specialists has been that African Americans do better on dialysis than their white counterparts — leading doctors to advise black patients to stick with dialysis rather than pursue kidney transplantation. A surprising new study has found exactly the opposite is true. Researchers looked at the medical records of more than a […]