All Kidneys & Urinary System Topics

How Long Can THC Be Detected in the Urine?

How long can THC be detected in the urine? It varies, depending on the age, gender, weight, smoking frequency and marijuana potency, etc.

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Living with One Kidney

Is living with one kidney safe? Yes, it is generally safe, with some precautions. So what should be done to maintain the normal functions of it? Get tips here.

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How to Lower Creatinine

How to lower creatinine? Creatinine level can be reduced by adjusting diet, taking some herbs and changing some lifestyle. Main aim of treatments is to decrease creatinine excretion.

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Urine Osmolality Testing

A urine osmolality test measures the concentration of certain particles in your urine and can be used to diagnose a large number of health conditions. Read on to find out more about what a normal urine osmolality reading is and how abnormal results are treated.

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Bladder Infection Explained for You

Seek medical care quickly if you have bladder infection symptoms, like frequent urge to urinate, blood in urine, cloudy urine, etc. Diagnosis and treatment is vital.

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20 Percent Kidney Function: Symptoms & Treatments

Although 20% kidney function is considered as late stage of CKD, you still can live a near normal life if you detect the symptoms and seek proper treatments in time.

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Kidney Stones: Tests & Diagnosis

Diagnosing kidney stones is a very crucial step to decide whether you have it and what the treatment should be. Find out different kinds of tests for diagnosis of kidney stones here.

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Kidney Function Tests: Types & Results

Kidney function test is done to determine if our kidneys are functioning properly. Main routine kidney tests include blood, urine, imaging tests as long as kidney biopsy.

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Symptoms of Kidney Failure

Kidney pathologies are mostly silent till becomes fulminant. But if you know the symptoms of kidney failure, you can detect it in an early stage and seek proper treatments.

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Chronic Kidney Disease: Symptoms, Causes & Treatments

Chronic kidney disease, also known as CKD or chronic renal disease, is a loss in renal function over time. Do you have CKD? How is CKD treated? Find out the answer here.

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