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Top Causes of Chronic Kidney Disease

While WebMD says the cause of chronic kidney disease (CKD) isn’t always obvious, there are some underlying health risks that your doctor may be able to pinpoint causing the problem.

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    Top Causes of Chronic Kidney Disease

    Top Causes of Chronic Kidney Disease

    Kidney disease as a whole affects about 14-percent of the American population. Six top causes of CKD are…

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