10 Ways to Relieve Kidney Pain at Home

Home Remedies for Kidney Pain  Kidney pain can be the result of a multitude of things, from urinary tract infections to kidney stones. While we suggest that anyone who experiences kidney pain visits their urologist, there are ways to treat kidney pain from the comfort of your own home.  If you or a loved one

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Why You Should Love Your Kidneys

We love those bean-shaped blood filters because they do so much for you! Kidneys aren't the most glamorous organs in the body. But, there are several reasons why you should appreciate your kidneys and the difficult job they do. These bean-shaped urinary system organs sit opposite each other, each one about the size of a

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7 Early Signs of Kidney Disease

Recognizing National Kidney Month: 7 Early Signs of Kidney Disease Kidney disease isn’t something that comes up in conversation when discussing ailments. For one reason or another, people often do not realize the severity inherent to kidney problems. In North Carolina, kidney disease is the ninth leading cause of death, kidney cancer specifically is number

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Kidney Cancer Awareness

There are many types of cancer, some more well known than others. Because awareness and control are directly related, this article will discuss kidney cancer, one of the lesser known cancers, in conjunction with cancer control month. Though kidney cancer only accounts for about 2 percent of all cancers, it is still important to be

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Nutritious Foods for your Kidneys

This post continues the series for National Nutrition Month, with a focus on kidney health. Weather you are having issues with your kidney function, or proactively working to keep all parts of your body healthy, then here is some nutrition information that you won’t want to miss! When it comes to nutrition for healthy kidneys,

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