Summer is officially ‘kidney stone season.’ Understand why kidney stones are more common when the weather heats up.
Small habits add up. Like starting your day with lemon water. Here are 7 reasons it can benefit your health.
Gallbladder stones (or gallstones) and kidney stones form in different systems of the body, but they’re similar in many ways. Here’s a closer look at both kinds of stones.
Lifestyle has contributed to the recent rise of kidney stones. Heed these 6 pieces of advice from a urologist.
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Feeling squeamish about an upcoming visit to the urologist? Don’t be. Urologists do their best to put men (and women) at ease. And they’re not above using ‘potty’ humor to lighten the atmosphere.
This is the first study of its kind to find an association between asthma and kidney stone formation. The rates of both diseases have been rising over the past 20 years.
They’re tiny. They make no noise. But few things on earth are more painful than a kidney stone on its way to the toilet.
We have all heard about the pain of passing a kidney stone — and those who’ve experienced it never want to go through it again. Thankfully, there are steps you can take to help prevent this common disorder of the urinary tract.
Let’s face it, men: It’s tough keeping on top of all the health and medical advice out there. We’ve put together a list of timeless tips that can help keep you on top of your health game.
Not sure if you have a kidney stone? Our experts explain what you need to know.