Prev post1 of 3Next A kidney infection, also known as pyelonephritis, is usually caused by a bacterial infection that spreads up from the urinary tract to the bladder through the urethra and, finally, into the kidneys. It can affect one or both kidneys. Women, especially pregnant women, have a high risk of kidney infection compared to
Diabetes Awareness Month - People with diabetes have an increased risk of developing a number of serious health problems. Consistently high blood glucose levels can lead to diseases affecting the heart and blood vessels, eyes, kidneys, nerves and teeth. People with diabetes also have a higher risk of developing infections. In almost all high-income countries, diabetes is a leading cause of cardiovascular disease, blindness, kidney failure, and lower limb amputation.
Prev post1 of 3Next You need to a flashplayer enabled browser to view this YouTube video Kidney stones are a very common health problem. They form from the chemicals in urine, such as uric acid, phosphorous, calcium and oxalic acid. Other common causes of kidney stones are excessive consumption of vitamin D, a mineral imbalance,