Kidney Concerns

Everyday Mistakes That Are Harmful To Your Kidneys

While some habits are noticeably harmful to our health, we might be unaware of others. These unhealthy habits put a lot of pressure on...
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7 foods you can eat to maintain electrolytes

Humans function on energy. The food we eat is broken down and converted into energy by enzymes that naturally occur in our body. This...
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Edema: major symptoms and causes

Edema is swelling caused by excess fluid trapped in your body’s tissues. It occurs when tiny blood vessels leak fluid. This fluid builds up...
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Getting Rid of Kidney Stones: How to Treat Them…

Kidney stone formation is a modern day medical phenomenon which affects a large percentage of the world population. That is, almost 1 in 20...
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Care for Your Kidneys: Learn about the 6 Formative…

Medically known as ‘nephrolithiasis’, kidney stones are hard deposits of crystal forming substances which are formed due to the buildup of dissolved minerals in...
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Down The Rabbit Hole: The Many Dangers of Self-Diagnosis

People turn to Google for a medical diagnosis for one of three reasons: lack of time for a formal appointment, mistrust in a doctor’s...
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Nephrology 101: Who is a Nephrologist and When Should…

The word ‘Nephro’ in Nephrology is derived from the numerous functional units present in the kidneys-known as ‘nephrons’, suggesting that Nephrology is the study...
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