Janet Stewart is a life sciences writer and editor, who completed both PhD course work and oral examinations in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology at McGill University, and holds an M.Sc. in Virology and Immunology.
Doctors recently reported the case of a 17-year-old boy with Alport syndrome who developed an even more rare disease — ANCA-associated vasculitis — and was successfully treated. This is the first-ever documented ... Read more
The National Kidney Foundation has started a Heart Your Kidneys campaign to make people aware of how vital kidneys are to sustaining life. The campaign, which started March 9, World Kidney ... Read more
Alport syndrome patients are joining nearly 150 advocates, representing from six patient organizations, on Capitol Hill to meet with lawmakers during the 4th Annual Kidney Patient Summit. The two-day event, organized by ... Read more