Although we are familiar with lemons for making fresh lemonade, natural household cleaning or facial tonics, folk medicine claims that this juice, which is rich in vitamin C, may in fact dissolve kidney stones although science does not yet
SUMMARY: The problem with antibiotics is not limited to increasing antibiotic resistance in bacteria. A group of scientists have found a link between the use of oral antibiotics and the risk of developing kidney stones. The findings will be
How could tomatoes and kidney stones possibly be connected, you may be asking yourself. After all, tomatoes are renowned for their tremendous health benefits. Tomatoes are filled with vitamin c, antioxidants and lycopene all of which help to reduce oxidative
The presence of kidney stones among women specifically is on the rise according to some of the latest research. This spike in activity could also be attributed to better diagnostic tools, say researchers, as previously undetected symptomatic kidney stones are
Kidney stones plague millions of people worldwide annually and though there are several natural treatments available to help with the painful process of passing them, no method is quite as unorthodox as the roller coaster.
It is easy to underestimate the discomfort kidney stones can cause because of their small size. Don’t! The traditional treatment for kidney stones involves drinking plenty of water, but drinking buckets of water won’t do much. If you have ever
Kidney stones affect every 1 in 12 adults in the U.S. and can cause excruciating pain on a daily basis. So many people suffer from kidney stones, but what exactly are they? And, can they be a sign of kidney
According to study results which were recently presented at the American Society of Nephrology’s Kidney Week, women who develop kidney stones have a higher likelihood of developing certain serious chronic diseases during pregnancy, such as gestational diabetes and gestational hypertension.
Kidney stones, clumps made up of solid material that develop in the kidney and cause blockages, usually comprised of calcium and uric acid can be very painful. Over time, they can result in kidney disease for some, especially those