Kidney Health

Chronic Kidney Disease: 15 Symptoms of CKD

The kidneys are two bean-shaped organs located on either side of the spine in the lower middle of the back. ...

Signs & Symptoms of a Kidney Infection

A nasty and uncomfortable kidney infection results when bacteria enter via the bladder and invade one or both kidneys. ...

The Warning Signs & Symptoms of Kidney Failure

Many people live with chronic kidney disease, and on the verge of kidney failure, without even realizing there is an ...

6 Things To Know About Kidney Dysplasia: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

This is a condition that strikes even before birth – the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases ...

7 Tips for Maintaining Healthy Kidneys

You probably don’t think too much about your kidneys, and that’s a good thing: it means they’re working, and you’ll ...

6 Surprising Risk Factors for Kidney Stones

If you’ve ever had the pleasure (NOT) of passing a kidney stone, you already know that something tiny—a solid mass ...

World’s First Infant Kidney Dialysis Machine Saves Newborn’s Life

The world’s first kidney dialysis machine specifically designed for infants has been used to successfully treat its first newborn. ...

New Drug Offers Hope For Kidney Patients on Dialysis

New York based, Keryx Biopharmaceuticals Inc., said a late-stage trial of its experimental drug, Zerenex, for kidney disease met the ...

Kidney Failure Claims Life of Alex Karras, Former NFL Star and Actor

Kidney failure claims the life of Alex Karras, Former NFL star, and actor The 77 year old NFLer, who was ...