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PH: DOH recommends early detection tests for ESRD annually
 

PH: DOH recommends early detection tests for ESRD annually

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To stem the progression of kidney diseases to End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD), Filipinos should routinely undergo three important tests yearly: blood pressure measurement, urinalysis and fasting blood sugar.
 
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30 Jun 2017 - General
 
Kidney diseases has been widely targeting almost all age groups. It does not choose the elderly but I have patients as early as 12 years old and that is really too much. The quality of life for patients with kidney diseases is really poor and helpless. Helpless in a way if you don't have enough funds to have your dialysis treatment then you'll just be found gasping your breath and eventually may lead into death. Undergoing these basic laboratory tests annualy is pretty easy but the chall...
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