Brazil's Bolsonaro to undergo surgery for kidney stone
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said Monday he had been diagnosed with a kidney stone and would undergo surgery in September to remove it.
Four COVID-19 patients develop hypertension over self-medication
Four of the 210 Coronavirus patients in Bauchi State have developed hypertension as a result of self-medication, authorities have said....
Try These Homemade Remedies For Kidney Stones
When dealing with kidney stones, it’s important to get to a doctor as quickly as possible. However, if the situation is not severe, here are some home remedies you can try. Water On a general note, staying hydrated is key. Increasing water intake can help speed up the process of passing stones. Taking 12 glasses…
All You Need To Know About Kidney Stones
Kidney stones are a common occurrence in many adults today, especially in obese men. More often than not, most people do not know when they are dealing with a kidney stone-related problem. Kidney stones are hard collections of salt and mineral that are usually made up of calcium or uric acid. They are created in…
Nigerians are more likely to develop kidney stones
Living in warm, wet climes may increase your risk of harboring kidney stones, according to a new study. The findings explain the intriguing “stone belt” phenomenon.
Five foods to prevent kidney stones unveiled
Fruits and vegetables are a necessary part of any diet. Increasing the amount of vegetables in their diet can help a person prevent stone formation. Fruits can be dried, frozen, or fresh.