Check your blood sugar, pressure regularly to prevent strokes, heart diseases, kidney failure and sudden death. Have a check up done today particularly people who are 40 years old and above.
Statistics by the Nigeria Association of Nephrology shows that about 36.8 million Nigerians, (23 percent) of the nation’s over 170 million population, are suffering from various degrees of kidney diseases. An estimated 15,000 new patients are diagnosed every year in the country even as children are now the most hit. In a study conducted between […]
What can you do for your kidneys? Kidney diseases are silent killers, which will largely affect your quality of life. There are however several easy ways to reduce the risk of developing kidney disease. Keep fit and active Keeping fit helps to reduce your blood pressure and therefore reduces the risk of Chronic Kidney Disease. […]
Researchers in Israel and the US have discovered that, contrary to popular medical opinion, the human kidney is able to regenerate itself. Until now, scientists had believed that the liver is the only human organ that can regenerate itself. A new study by researchers at Sheba Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, and Stanford University shows, […]