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Causes of Kidney Stones

Causes of Kidney Stones

by Alex Hirsch (SU)
If you or someone you know has been diagnosed with having a kidney stone, it may seem like a scary prospect. The mental image of tiny rocks in your body can be a disturbing thought.

Common Urological Conditions

Common Urological Conditions

by Yenny (SU)
Urological diseases are common among men, women, and children of all ages. These conditions affect your urinary tract, which serves as your body’s drainage system.

Are Kidney Stones Genetic?

Are Kidney Stones Genetic?

by Alex Hirsch (SU)
Kidney stones are hard deposits of minerals that can form inside the body’s kidneys. The kidneys remove wastes and extra water from the blood through urine.

Can Your Urine Warn You About Kidney Stones?

Can Your Urine Warn You About Kidney Stones?

by Crystal (SU)
Kidney stones are solid pieces of mineral-like matter that can resemble yellowish pebble stones. They can form in one of your kidneys when the minerals in your urine are not flushing out properly, which can occur if you’re not drinking enough water.

Don’t Procrastinate with Pelvic Pain

Don’t Procrastinate with Pelvic Pain

by Yenny (SU)
When you were a child, probably a week didn’t go by when you didn’t complain of having tummy ache. Your mom might have given you coke syrup, given you a pep talk before a big test, or perhaps even scolded you for eating too much of the pizza. But as you got older, you began to realize there was a lot more to a stomachache than just not wanting to take an algebra exam or eating too much fast food.