When something harmful or irritating affects a part of our body, there is a biological response to try to remove it. Inflammation can be uncomfortable, but it means that the body is starting to heal itself.
September 27, 2021
You may have heard the term kidney stones before, pero ano nga ba ito? Kidney stones are small, hard stones that form sa loob ng iyong kidneys. The stones are made of mineral and acid salts.
Here are some quick facts about kidney stones:
Fact #1: Kidney stones are quite commonAyon sa research, about 3 out of 20 men and 2 out of 20 women experience kidney stones at some stage in their lives. Kidney stones most often affect adults aged 30 to 60 years.
Fact #2: Small kidney stones can go undetectedKung maliit lang ang kidney stones, it may pass through urine painlessly.
Fact #3: Passing kidney stones can be painfulKidney stones are usually passed through urine, and can be painful. However, they usually don’t cause any permanent damage.