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Reducing kidney disease risk, with guest Michael Lioudis, MD, on Upstate's The Informed Patient podcast

Diabetes, high blood pressure among factors to consider

Risk factors for kidney disease include are both controllable, such as diabetes and blood pressure, and uncontrollable, such as a family history of the disease. Michael Lioudis, MD, the chief of nephrology at Upstate, talks about how kidney disease is diagnosed, treated and avoided, as well as discussing dialysis and how much water people should drink.