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Blacks have 4X more Kidney disease than whites – probably due to low vitamin D – March 2015

Kidney failure: A leading cause of death in African Americans Bay State Banner

  • “The problem is that kidney disease is initially silent. Damage progresses slowly and quietly through five stages. Stage 5 is considered end-stage kidney failure. At that point, only two procedures — dialysis or transplantation — can keep a person alive.”

Dark skin ==> Low Vitamin D
Smoking ==> Low Vitamin D
Obesity ==> Low Vitamin D
Low vitamin D ==> Diabetes ==> Kidney failure
Low vitamin D ==> High blood pressure ==> Kidney failure
Low vitamin D ==> Lupus ==> Kidney failure

See also VitaminDWiki

Overview Kidney and vitamin D contains the following summary

The items in both Kidney and Dark skin categories in VitaminDWiki are:

Diseases that may be related via low vitamin D has the following chart
see wikipage: http://www.vitamindwiki.com/tiki-index.php?page_id=1817

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