• 'Bubble kid' success puts gene therapy back on track

    RESEARCH Mar 19, 2015 | 23:25 pm

    'Bubble kid' success puts gene therapy back on track MOST parents dream of a 5-week-old baby who sleeps through the night, but Aga Warnell knew something was wrong. Her baby, Nina, just wasn't hungry in the way her other daughters had been.Within weeks, Nina became very ill, says her[…]

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  • Bartter Syndrome and Gitelman Syndrome

    RESEARCH Dec 28, 2014 | 17:21 pm

    Bartter Syndrome and Gitelman Syndrome  Bartter syndrome and Gitelman syndrome are characterized by fluid, electrolyte, urinary, and hormonal abnormalities, including renal K, Na, Cl, and H wasting; hypokalemia; hyperreninemia and hyperaldosteronism without hypertension; and metabolic alkalosis. Findings include electrolyte, growth, and sometimes neuromuscular abnormalities. Diagnosis[…]

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  • Top 10 Vegetables Highest in Potassium

    NUTRITION Dec 28, 2014 | 17:00 pm

    Top 10 Vegetables Highest in Potassium Potassium is an essential nutrient used to maintain fluid and electrolyte balance in the body. A deficiency in potassium causes fatigue, irritability, and hypertension (increased blood pressure). Overdose of potassium from natural sources is nearly impossible, however, it is possible[…]

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  • Animal-Assisted Therapy Can Help Kids With Anxiety, Depression

    RESEARCH Dec 24, 2014 | 15:36 pm

    Animal-Assisted Therapy Can Help Kids With Anxiety, Depression Most children love animals. The joy in an child’s face at the sight of a dog, a cat, or a guinea pig is something all parents love to behold. It’s also something scientists say can be an especially good thing[…]

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  • Happy Holidays From EthansCure.org

    NEWS Dec 24, 2016 | 10:32 am

    Happy Holidays From EthansCure.org The Bartter Syndrome Foundation would like to wish all a Safe and Happy Holiday. Let's make 2017 another Great and Productive Year!!!

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  • Kasich Signs Six Bills

    NEWS Dec 19, 2016 | 22:18 pm

    Kasich Signs Six Bills COLUMBUS – Today Governor John R. Kasich signed the following bills into law: H.B. 166 (Green) extends the deadline for filing an application for the homestead exemption or 2 1/2% property tax rollback to the end of the tax year, to require that auditors certify Local Government Fund allocations to[…]

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