Chronic kidney disease

Chronic kidney disease (CKD), also known as chronic renal disease, is a long-term condition where the kidneys don’t work the way they should. It is a condition mostly associated with aging.   Chronic kidney disease can include conditions that damage the kidneys and decrease their ability to filter waste from the blood. When the kidneys stop […]
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Who is a Nephrologist?

Can you tell the difference between a nephrologist and a urologist? Are you confused about who to turn to when you have problems with your kidney? Read on to know who a nephrologist is, and what conditions they treat.   A nephrologist is a medical doctor that deals with the treatment and diseases of the […]
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Common Kidney Diseases

The kidney is the organ that removes waste and extra fluid in the body. It also removes acid produced by the cells of the body and maintains a healthy balance of water, salt, and minerals in the blood. Your kidneys play a significant role in maintaining your blood pressure, electrolyte balance, hemoglobin levels, and many […]
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