Jody A. Charnow, Author at Medical Bag
Jody A. Charnow

Jody A. Charnow

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Jody A. Charnow has been the editor of Renal & Urology News, a publication of Haymarket Media, since 2003. Previously, he had served as editor of Internal Medicine World Report and a managing editor for Medical Tribune. He holds a BA in biology from the State University of New York at Albany.

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This image accompanies an article about how dialysis facilities are preparing to prevent infection with the COVID-19 coronavirus.

Dialysis Facilities Brace for COVID-19

Dialysis facilities are taking steps to protect patients and staff from infection with the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19 illness, which appear as blue dots in this image provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

24-Hour Urine Collection for Kidney Stone Prevention

Kidney Stones Linked to High Animal Protein Intake

Compared with the lowest quintiles of total animal protein intake and non-dairy animal protein intake, the highest quintiles were associated with a 16% and 14% increased risks of kidney stone formation, respectively, a study found. Findings are consistent with previous studies.

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