Kidney Archive

Diabetes Can Spell Danger for Your Kidneys

Diabetes is the leading cause of kidney disease in the United States. Without appropriate treatment, kidney disease will eventually lead to kidney failure. Kidney failure, also called nephropathy, is when the kidneys no longer filter waste from the body. While …

Caring for a Kidney Stone Sufferer

Passing a Kidney Stone is considered one of the most painful urinary conditions imaginable, and is often compared the pains experienced during child birth – by both physicians and female sufferers. Among the few individuals unlucky enough to suffer from …

Tips to Prevent Kidney Stones

One in every twenty people will probably develop kidney stone sometime in there life. Kidney stone are painful as they make there way from the kidneys to the bladder. Kidney stones are a collection of minerals and salts that gather …

Cloudy Urine and Kidney Stones

Cloudy urine can be indicative of a number of possible conditions: dehydration, urinary tract infection, a sexually transmitted disease, or a kidney condition. One such kidney condition, kidney stones are small crystallized salt or mineral stones that are most recognized …

How are Kidney Problems Treated

Advice and Information for Families Millions of people suffer and die from problems related to their kidneys every year. It is very important that you are aware of all the symptoms and signs that are associated with kidney disease. One …

Diagnosing a Kidney Stone

Have you ever had excruciating flank pain that just went away on its own? If you have not discussed it with your doctor maybe you should. Here are some steps that should alert you of a possibility of a kidney …

Take Good Care of Your Kidneys

How to take care of your kidneys It is everyone’s responsibility to take good care of their bodies. Unfortunately in the modern times we are living in, we sometimes intentionally or unintentionally neglect our bodies and it is our organs …