Working with chronic kidney disease sufferers on a daily basis, dietitian Mr Anthony Meade is driven to help his patients have the best treatment experience they can informed by the latest nutritional research.
Receiving a grant in our KTDRA funding round last year, Nephrologist Dr Su Crail is leading a study spanning two states to determine the impact chronic kidney disease has on sufferers.
We were thrilled to be part of World Kidney Day celebrations at the Royal Adelaide Hospital recently! This wonderful event gave our generous donors and members of the public the chance to hear about lifesaving chronic kidney disease research projects underway in Adelaide.
Are artificial sweeteners friend or foe for type 2 diabetes sufferers? Researchers from the Royal Adelaide Hospital are set to find out.
Life could have been cut very short for 75-year-old Keith Parkes if it wasn’t for a kidney transplant that saved him over 30 years ago, making him the second longest-living kidney transplant patient in South Australia today.
Adelaide researchers from the Centre for Cancer Biology (CCB) have discovered for the first time a protein previously linked to controlling blood pressure also prevents salt-induced kidney disease.
Could you imagine an end to the need for daily insulin injections for type 1 diabetes patients? There is hope that this could become a reality thanks to Dr Kisha Sivanathan’s research, focusing on a potential therapy that could see the end of daily injections and insulin pumps for patients
You may remember 41-year-old father-of-two Gerry Roussianos and his loving wife Theonie who last year shared their heartbreaking story of Gerry being diagnosed with atypical Haemolytic Uraemic Syndrome (aHUS).
At 26-years-old, Michael Burrows was at the prime of his life, climbing the corporate ladder and making partner at a leading Northern Territory criminal law firm when suddenly he was forced to quit work and fight for his life after being diagnosed with severe pancreatitis.