Food to eat for a healthy kidney?

Chronic kidney diseases are one of the most commonly spreading diseases among all the age group people. Kidney stones, kidney failure, improper functioning of kidneys etc. are the most commonly faced problems by today’s youth. In such a situation the very common question that arises to one’s mind is ‘what to eat and avoid for … Read more

What is Proteinuria?

Leakage of protein into urine, this condition is called proteinuria. In a human body, the kidneys are the filters of our body, they function to filter waste products from the body and throughout through urine.  In our body whole blood goes under the filtration process but the kidneys have capacity to hold up good things … Read more

What is nephrotoxicity?

Kidneys function to filter the blood in our body and to make some hormones and enzymes which are very essential for the health of our body. Cells present in the kidney perform all the functionings of the kidney and these cells are called nephrons. When these nephrons start damaging due to the consumption of any … Read more

What is creatinine?

Creatinine is a protein in our body made by the muscles, creatinine is a waste produced by muscles and the kidney filters it out of the body. Due to the accumulation of creatinine in the body our kidney faces problems in functioning normally. What increases creatinine in the body? A very common cause of increased … Read more

What causes kidney stones?

Kidney stone is a very common problem in all the age groups, in some people the kidney stone arises again and again even after removing the stone. Kidney stones are of three different types: calcium oxalate which is found commonly, stone uric acid and stone calcium phosphate which are usually seen in the people having … Read more