Lead poisoning can occur gradually over time as lead builds up in the person’s bloodstream causing serious damage to the person’s internal organs, including the kidneys. The kidneys filter the blood of waste and toxins as it is
For many years scientists have been aware that high levels of arsenic can be harmful to kidneys which filter toxins out of the blood. That is the reason there are limits of allowed arsenic in drinking water.
Cleaning supplies often use harsh chemical solvents and other additives to perform their function. It’s unfortunate and something we don’t often realize, but beneath the perfumed lemon fresh scents lurk some truly noxious chemicals and one such class are called
Kidney disease is undoubtedly a growing problem throughout the world, with one out of 10 adults facing CKD at some point in their lifetimes. A puzzling development, however, has emerged in Peru where many cases of advanced kidney failure have
According to the Costa Rican government, a disproportionately high number of people, and sugarcane field workers in particular, living in the Guanacaste province of Costa Rica have been suffering from a wave of chronic kidney disease with numbers tripling in