How To Remove Kidney Stones?

Kidney stones are very hard mineral deposits that happen to form in the kidney. They start off like a small microscopic particle and after a period of time develop into stones. These are formed when urine is highly concentrated. Due to this level of concentration...
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Kidney Stones : Pain And Prevention

I have seen many people suffering from kidney stones. About 80% are men, why we don’t know. They have lower abdominal pain or flank pain on one side. The pain they feel is intense.   We first ask them for a urine sample. Using a...
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To Pee Or Not To Pee : Urine Story For Divers

The eternal question of wetsuit urination If it hasn’t happened to you already, it will. You descend to 15 feet, and you’ll feel the sudden urge. You can’t hold it. And there’s no way you can get to a bathroom without spoiling the whole dive....
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Foamy Urine? What’s That?

  Foamy urine   One should be very conscious of the kind of urine he or she is producing. A deviation from the normal consistency and odor should be something of major concern. In many cases this deviation may be due to the diet, presence...
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Green Colored Urine? Yucksss….

  Green Colored Urine   This weird color of urine is very rare. This might sound very shocking when you suddenly find out you are excreting green colored urine. But this is not something very abnormal. It is just your normal urine turned green due...
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UTI and Bacteria in Urine

  UTIs (urinary tract infections) are the aliments or infections of our excretory system. In these infections, kidneys, ureters, bladder that stores urine and urethra (opening through which urine is sent out of the body) are affected, usually because of bacterial invasion. Sometimes this may...
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Knowing The Composition of Urine

  All human beings have a built-in mechanism of removing the surplus and harmful substances from the body after regular intervals. These procedures are controlled by the human brain according to needs and wants of the body. This particular mechanism is called excretory system. A...
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Smelly Urine : Cause And Way To Overcome It

  Urine odor is one of the main physical characteristics of urine. The odor is particularly unpleasant and its intensity is directly or indirectly related to the total volume of urine and the amount of certain chemicals excreted periodically by the kidneys.   Normally, the...
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