Category «Kidney Diseases»

Top 10 Drugs That Cause Kidney Damage

The list of individual drugs that cause kidney damage is so long that it’s hard to decide on the top ten. So I’ve chosen to list them by type of drug: antibiotic, analgesic, etc. Top ten drugs that cause kidney damage: 1. Antibiotics, including ciprofloxacin, methicillin, vancomycin, sulfonamides. 2. Analgesics, including acetominophen and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory …

Top 15 Healthy Foods for People with Kidney Disease

Researchers are discovering more and more links between chronic diseases, inflammation and “super foods” that may prevent or protect against undesirable fatty acid oxidation, a condition that occurs when the oxygen in your body reacts with fats in your blood and your cells. Oxidation is a normal process for energy production and many chemical reactions in …

Top 7 Ways to Recover From a Kidney Transplant at Home (WikiHow)

A kidney transplant involves major surgery, and recovery will take time and effort. Each person’s recovery is different, but both physical and emotional adjustments will occur during the first year after a kidney transplant. While most people feel back to normal in a few months, understanding the process of kidney transplant recovery can help you …

Top 10 Best Herbs for Kidney Cleansing

Bean-shaped and located along the posterior side of the abdomen, the kidneys have the heavy responsibility of removing waste and toxins from the bloodstream. These vital organs work with other organs to regulate blood pressure, increase red blood cell production, and synthesize vitamin D. A healthy diet, exercise, and staying hydrated are essential for supporting …