THERANOVA…… A breakthrough science in dialysis treatment

The loss of kidney function in patients with kidney failure causes accumulation of solutes termed as uremic toxins, which have immense negative effect on patient health. The uremic syndrome is attributed to the progressive retention of a large number of compounds, which are unable to be excreted by the less functional kidneys or non-functional kidneys.Continue reading “THERANOVA…… A breakthrough science in dialysis treatment”

Why is it not wise to miss Home fumigation after renal transplant? | Best Fumigation service

Infection is a vital cause of morbidity and mortality after renal transplantation. Most kidney transplant recipients might experience an infection within the first 3 months after transplantation. Most patients develop urinary tract infections (UTIs) in the first six months after renal transplantation. Of those who develop the first episode of UTI, the recurrence rates asContinue reading “Why is it not wise to miss Home fumigation after renal transplant? | Best Fumigation service”

How effective is the consumption of Apple cider vinegar, given its side effects?

Often people are furious about losing weight and as human nature suggests we keep looking for the easiest and quickest methods. Today I’ll be sharing how Mrs. Kamal has benefited from the effective measures she took suggested by me and my dietician team’s guidance. Mrs. Kamal isn’t having any such health issues but has gainedContinue reading “How effective is the consumption of Apple cider vinegar, given its side effects?”

10 Best ways to prevent or get rid of constipation.

There are ample reasons to be dissatisfied, but nothing beats the dissatisfaction of not experiencing complete stool clearance. Last week as I was suggesting medicines to one of my Kidney transplant patients, he happened to ask me for tips about dealing with constipation. His wife felt uncomfortable at the discussion which made me understand thatContinue reading 10 Best ways to prevent or get rid of constipation.

Is kidney donation safe? | Can donors live a normal life?

Mr. Jha is one of my patients from Agartala who is getting prepared for a kidney transplant. His wife was willing to donate kidney. She had no other comorbidities and was healthy, but Mr. Jha was really worried with her decision to donate one kidney. He asked me a simple question: Will she be ableContinue reading “Is kidney donation safe? | Can donors live a normal life?”

Kidney Stones and the risk that comes along with it.

Mr. Raman came to me complaining of recurring kidney stones. He left no stone unturned and visited many physicians, but in vain. There was no definite diagnosis for his recurring stone formations. He gave up all his favourite cuisines and started eating bland diets. He was emotionally down and came to me very depressed. Well,Continue reading “Kidney Stones and the risk that comes along with it.”

Sleep at a time saves 9!

You go to bed early after your dinner. In an attempt to sleep you keep scrolling through your social media accounts and end up doing that for or longer hours without realizing it. This keeps turning into a habit due to lack of sleep. This makes it obvious that the individual must not feel energeticContinue reading Sleep at a time saves 9!

Be alert- High level of potassium can be a reason for heart failure!

Kidney patients are usually concerned about their creatinine levels, but did you know that your potassium balance is equally important? Mr. Shankar, one of my patient came up with his test reports which indicated potassium levels exceeding 6.3 mmol/L. He mentioned facing nausea and shortness of breath, uneasiness at times, thus his wife brought himContinue reading “Be alert- High level of potassium can be a reason for heart failure!”

Are swollen feet a warning against kidney disease?

It can often be observed that after working throughout the day our feet seem to be swollen. Given that the print of the socks gets more prominent. So does this mean that your Kidneys are not functioning any longer? Anybody can encounter swollen feet from time to time. It’s common — particularly after a longContinue reading “Are swollen feet a warning against kidney disease?”

ARE POTATOES HEALTHY?

Raman loves potato. He heard somewhere that potatoes are not healthy , it increases weight and it is toxic for diabetic patient. Then he decided to reduce potato intake. People always say potato is not a vegetable, its carbohydrate content is high and other nutrient content is low so it is unhealthy, so you have to avoid . But is it true?