Diabetes is a chronic health issue that affects how your body uses insulin to control blood sugar but did you know it also affects the kidneys? Read on to discover how to keep your kidneys healthy when living with diabetes.
A kidney transplant is a highly daunting procedure that could save your life. Knowing what to expect during recovery helps you prepare. Keep reading to discover what to expect after a kidney transplant.
Living with kidney disease sometimes results in swelling, or edema, in the arms, legs, and abdomen. But what happens if you don't address it? Read on to discover the consequences of untreated edema in the body.
According to the CDC, 41.9% of people in the US are obese — nearly half of the country. Obesity causes severe health issues, many of them preventable. Read on to discover how to keep your weight in check, even if it's in your genes.
Kidney stones are painful and can take days or weeks to pass through your system, but can every stone pass through your system on its own? Keep reading to learn more about kidney stones and when you require surgical treatment.