Category Archives: Kidney Health

The Best Foods And Drinks For Bladder Health

The urinary tract is comprised of the kidneys and bladder, removing waste from the bloodstream, and excreting it as urine. If your bladder doesn't function effectively, it results in infections where you feel a burning sensation when peeing. Depending on the extent of the infection, you'll also feel moderate to extreme discomfort. The good news…
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How Do You Know if Diabetes Is Affecting Your Kidneys or Bladder?

Diabetes is a widespread and often silent condition that affects millions of people worldwide. It can have many complications and many issues associated with it but how do you know if diabetes is affecting your kidneys or bladder? These vital organs play an essential role in maintaining our overall health, yet their worsening due to…
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Recognizing the Red Flags: Signs that Your UTI Might be Getting Worse

Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are common bacterial infections that can cause discomfort and disrupt your daily life. While most UTIs can be effectively treated with antibiotics, it's important to be aware of signs that may indicate a worsening infection. By recognizing these red flags, you can seek prompt medical attention and prevent potential complications. In…
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Can You Have Blood in Your Urine and Not Know It?

The medical term defining the presence of blood in urine is hematuria. Several diseases and health conditions can cause blood in urine, which may or may not be visible. Even if it's a one-off, hematuria can be a sign of a serious health issue. Ignoring it won't make it go away, and it could be…
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New Year’s Resolutions for Better Kidney and Bladder Health

More than 55 percent of American adults will make at least one New Year’s Resolution this year. These promises to ourselves to do better or achieve more usually focus on career goals, improving relationships, or charitable work. However, a good portion of New Year’s Resolutions center around improving our health, too.  Improving your kidney and…
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