This is amazing news for those of us who work with dialysis patients. Invokana, a drug that’s used to help control blood sugar in people with diabetes has now been shown to help prevent or slow kidney disease, which causes millions of deaths each year and requires hundreds of thousands of people to use dialysis to stay alive.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/study-finds-diabetes-drug-may-prevent-slow-kidney-disease/2019/04/14/a85b6ca4-5f14-11e9-bf24-db4b9fb62aa2_story.html?utm_term=.deb4deee44e9