General preventive measures for recurrent stone formation

Fluid intake – fluid intake should be 2.5-3.0 lit/day. Constant circadian hydration should be maintained. Urine output should be 1.5-2.0 lit/day. Person should take neutral pH beverages. Nutritional advice – Balanced diet intake rich in vegetables and fibre diet, avoid excessive consumption of vitamins, salt intake should be restricted to <5gm/day. Calcium intake should beContinue reading “General preventive measures for recurrent stone formation”

WORLD KIDNEY DAY (March 11th, 2021)

Golden rules for healthy kidney Stay active and keep yourself fit – maintain ideal body weight. Eat a healthy diet – reduce your salt intake, avoid processed and restaurant food. Check and control your blood pressure Check and control your blood sugars Drink adequate fluid daily – one should have sufficient fluid intake to haveContinue reading “WORLD KIDNEY DAY (March 11th, 2021)”

Bladder cancer

What is bladder cancer? It is the cancer of tissues in bladder, an organ that holds urine. It occurs in both sex but most commonly in elderly men after age 60 years. What are the symptoms of bladder cancer? Visible painless presence of blood in urine with clots is most common presentation of bladder cancer.Continue reading “Bladder cancer”