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The prognosis for an individual with end stage kidney disease is poor, according to Healthline, with individuals who do not get treatment facing certain death. Advancements in treating the disease allow people who receiv... More »

Treatment for stage 3 chronic kidney disease, or CKD, involves eating a healthy diet and taking medicine to control glucose levels and high blood pressure, according to DaVita. Many CKD patients also have diabetes and hi... More »

The common stages of chronic kidney failure are stage 1, with glomerular filtration rate of 90 or higher; stage 2, with GFR between 60 and 89; stage 3, with GFR between 30 and 59; stage 4, with GFR between 15 and 29; and... More »

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