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7 Important Facts About Kidney Cancer

Each year in the United States, about 51,000 adults will be diagnosed with kidney cancer. The exact cause of kidney cancer is unclear, but having advanced chronic kidney disease may place you at increased risk for developing kidney cancer. Other risk factors include: smoking, obesity, high blood pressure, family history of kidney cancer, chronic kidney disease, exposure to radiation therapy or carcinogenic chemicals, and long-term use of phenacetin (a painkiller).

In order to protect your kidneys, learn 7 kidney cancer facts from the National Kidney

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www.kidney.org/news/ekidney/june13/7
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But even the best of these years are filled with pain and trouble;soon they disappear, and we are gone."(Psalms 90:10)

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