Kidney diseases are on the rise in India. Here are 8 ways how you can prevent kidney failure and other ailments, starting with keeping a check on obesity.
Red meat may take a toll on the kidneys that increases risk for kidney disease and eventually kidney failure, a large study suggests.
According to a new study, the physical stress caused by running may cause kidney injury. AKI is a condition in which the kidneys fail to filter waste from the blood.
Short and poor quality of sleep may worsen kidney function in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD), says a study.
We jot down 8 important points on how to remove kidney stones naturally and further cleanse your kidneys!
The number of Indians suffering from chronic kidney ailments has doubled in the past 15 years, and at present 17 in every hundred citizens suffer from some form of kidney disease, health experts have said.
Scientists have found that a component of grapefruit and other citrus fruits can successfully block the formation of kidney cysts.Known as polycystic kidney disease, this is an inherited disorder which leads to the loss of ...
Eating more than 2,200 calories per day may increase one's risk of developing kidney stones by up to 42 per cent, a new study has warned.Scientists also found that even small amounts of exercise can ...
Among African-Americans, the incidence of kidney stone increased 15 percent more than in whites within each five-year period.
Various studies suggest that one in every 10 people will have a kidney stone at some point in their lives. Diet plays a crucial role.
Nearly one-fifth of severely obese teens have poor kidney function, a small new study suggests. The study included 242 severely obese teens taking part in research on weight-loss surgery.Seventeen percent of the teens had protein ...
Higher levels of a key protein may put patients at greater risk of contracting severe kidney disease, says a new study
If you are a diabetic, having diets rich in potassium may help you protect the heart and kidney health, says a new study.
Climate change may be "accelerating" rates of chronic kidney disease caused by dehydration and heat stress, a new study has claimed.
A wearable artificial kidney could be developed as a viable, new dialysis technology that allows patients to be mobile and untethered during treatment.
Vitamin D deficiency has been found common in children with chronic kidney disease (CKD) -- the longstanding disease of the kidneys leading to renal failure.
The findings showed that air pollution increased the chances of developing membranous nephropathy -- an immune disorder of the kidneys -- that can lead to kidney failure.
Love to binge on red meat such as bacon, sausage, beef or pork? Be careful, an excess intake of red meat may increase the risk of kidney failure, warns a study and adds that consuming ...
Researchers have found evidence that a natural citrus fruit extract can inhibit the growth of painful kidney stones and even dissolve the crystals.
This diet, known as DASH for Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension, was designed primarily to reduce blood pressure.