Lithotripsy: Purposes and Procedures

Lithotripsy: Purposes and Procedures

Kidney stones are a real nuisance. And although Joe Cosgrove has previously asserted in other articles that there are several ways to treat and get rid of kidney stones; however, sometimes, the stone may require additional treatment. That depends, of course, on your doctor who may recommend a procedure called Lithotripsy. For medium sized stones… Continue Reading

Wearable kidneys: the next stage in the history of Nephrology

Wearable kidneys: the next stage in the history of Nephrology

Kidney problems are some of the most complex medical conditions in modern medicine. For this reason, the researches for solving renal failure problems all the world are advancing at an incredibly fast rate. Every day, the number of patients suffering from renal failure is getting bigger (more than two million patients, actually.) The sedentary lifestyle… Continue Reading

The Key To Treating Kidney Stones in Youngsters

The Key To Treating Kidney Stones in Youngsters

A lot of things have been said about the way physicians treat kidney stones. Joe Cosgrove has addressed this particular issue in previous articles; however, there seems to be not enough information on how physicians and healthcare professionals, in general, treat kidney stones in children. As mentioned before in this blog, doctors and physicians treat… Continue Reading

Can Homeopathy Treat Kidney Stones?

Can Homeopathy Treat Kidney Stones?

As per discussed by Joe Cosgrove in a previous article, there are many ways to prevent and treat kidney stones. However, some individuals suffer from serious episodes of this particular disease, and it is within that context that they set out to find alternative solutions. And by alternative, they often surf across a very wide… Continue Reading

Wearable Kidneys: Today’s Feasible Solution

Wearable Kidneys: Today’s Feasible Solution

As mentioned by Joe Cosgrove in a previous article, wearable kidneys are now a reality. During end-stage kidney disease, the organs can no longer function properly, thusly failing to clear the blood of waste and other fluids. The vast majority of individuals suffering from end-stage kidney disease find in dialysis an adequate, to some extent,… Continue Reading

A Diet to Avoid Kidney Stones

A Diet to Avoid Kidney Stones

Kidney stones affect millions of Americans. In fact, any individual who has ever had a kidney stone surely remembers it: the excruciating pain, the nagging discomfort, and pretty much every other feeling associated with kidney stones are basically unforgettable. The sensation? Some would label it as intolerable: it often comes from time to time until… Continue Reading