Kidney stones

Kidney stones 101

What you need to know about this pesky, painful condition.

Kidney stones on the rise among women

Those prone to kidney stones should drink more water, reduce salt intake and eat less meat.

More than just a nightly nuisance?

Frequent trips to the bathroom could indicate bigger problems for men 50 and older.

Kidney stones in teens is ‘worrisome’

More people—particularly younger folks—are getting kidney stones than ever before.

Calcium supplements tied to kidney stone risk

But don't stop on your own if your doctor recommends them. Ask.

No link between kidney stones and osteoporosis in women

One kidney stone, however, can increase the odds for more.

Kidney stones sufferers might have calcium buildup in blood vessels

These patients might need closer monitoring for further signs of pending heart trouble, researcher says.

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