Diet to Reduce Hypertension May Also be Useful to Prevent Kidney Stones

A diet originally designed to lower blood pressure may also be effective for preventing kidney stones, according to a new study. Researchers say a diet based on the DASH (Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension) eating plan is more practical...

Study: High Protein Diet Increase Risk of Kidney Stone Disease

One of today’s popular diets, which is the high-protein diet or eating more amount of protein intake than other nutrients, is believed to be able to help shape the body and muscles. But a recent study says that this...

Kidney Stones Natural Treatment You Should Know

Kidneys perform a vital function of purification of blood thereby enabling the body to get rid of toxins and other wastes. Their functions get hampered by formation of stones. There are many factors that lead to formation of kidney...

Exercise, the key to lower risk of kidney stones in women

Recent studies have found that exercise is apparently effective in lowering the risk of kidney stones in women. You certainly do not need to do physical exercises that are super tight. Simply by walking a few hours a week,...

Non-dairy calcium is powerful to lower the risks of kidney stones

Who says only calcium from milk that could provide health benefits? A study shows that men and women who eat foods rich in calcium have an increased risk of kidney stone 20 percent lower than those who ate fewer...

Ice Tea Consumption Increases the Risk of Kidney Stone Disease

A study conducted by Loyola University Medical Center found that those who have the habit of consuming ice tea have a greater risk of developing kidney stones, as quoted by HealthDay News. According to the researchers, the refreshing drink...