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Kidneys Health – How To keep It Fit?

By Dr. Sunil Prakash, Nephrology Kidneys are a pair of bean-shaped organs that are situated behind the abdomen. The primary function of the kidney is to filter blood from the body. It removes various wastes and maintains the electrolyte balance of the body. So now that you know what role this organ…

Know The Ways To Keep Your Kidneys Healthy!

By Dr. Ravinder Singh,Nephrology Kidneys are a pair of bean-shaped organs that are situated behind the abdomen. The primary function of the kidney is to filter blood from the body. It removes various wastes and maintains the electrolyte balance of the body. So now that you know what role this organ…

What Is Rheumatoid Arthritis And How Can We Treat It?

By Dr. Vikram Tolani,Internal Medicine Rheumatoid arthritis is an auto-immune disorder which causes abnormal swelling of the body joints due to a sudden attack to the joints by the immune system of the body. This disorder is fairly common in the body parts that are more frequently used such as the…

Peptic Ulcer Disease – Symptoms And Treatment!

By Dr. Radhakrishna Patta,Gastroenterology A peptic ulcer is said to happen when rashes develop in the duodenum lining of the small intestine, oesophagus and the linings of the stomach. If not treated immediately, peptic ulcers might lead to other serious health complications. While the causes of peptic ulcer might vary from…

Diabetes – How It Impacts Your Kidney?

By Dr. Rameez Athar Falke, Diabetology At the point when our bodies process the protein we eat, the procedure creates waste products. In the kidneys, millions of tiny blood vessels act as filters since they have even tinier holes in them. As blood flows through these vessels, little molecules such as…

7 Symptoms Of Kidney Stones And Its Homeopathic Treatment

By Dr. Nandini Joshi ,Homeopathy Stones formed from the aggregation of minerals from urine are called kidney stones or renal calculi, which is one of the most common forms of urinary system disorders. They can form anywhere in the urinary system from the kidney to the bladder or to the urethra. The…

Yes! Staying Hydrated Can Help Abdominal Spasm

By Dr. Tarun Jhamb,General Physician Abdominal spasms occur when the muscles in the abdominal area become stiff and cause pain. This occurs when the muscles are strained; however dehydration, fatigue and drug abuse can also be possible causes. Abdominal spasms can also result from complications in the colon or the intestine.…

Blood in Urine – A Common Urological Condition!

By Dr. Ranjit Chaudhary, Urology The medical condition characterized by the presence of blood in urine is known as Hematuria. The kidneys and other organs in the urinary system (such as the urinary bladder, the ureter or the urethra) malfunction and cause blood cells to leak into the urine. So, this…

Kidney Disease – Symptoms and Prevention Tips

By Dr. S K Tyagi, General Physician, The kidney is the organ that helps to filter out the waste from the blood. It also helps in maintaining blood pressure. Kidney disease is the condition when the kidney fails to filter out the waste mixed with blood. These causes buildup of waste in the…

Kidney Transplant – Know Its Procedure and Life Expectancy!

21 By Dr. Sunil Prakash, Nephrology, 21A kidney transplant is a surgical procedure in which a kidney from a live or a deceased person is placed into a person whose kidneys are not functioning properly. A kidney transplant is usually the treatment adopted for end-stage kidney disease. For a person afflicted with…