Treatment of Kidney Disease
Time: 2019-12-19 20:36, Tags:
If you have kidney disease, your doctor will find out the underlying causes. For example, if you are a patient with diabetes, it can lead to kidney disease without a good control. Treatment for kidney disease aims to slow down the development of kidney damage, usually by controlling the underlying cause. The goal is to help your kidneys can still work enough to filter out the toxins and waste products by urination.
You may be suggested to take medicine or Traditional Chinese Medicine to achieve the treatment goal. If chronic kidney disease progress to kidney failure, dialysis or kidney transplant would help. In addition, diet management is beneficial for slowing down the progression of kidney disease.
Prevention of Kidney Disease
To decrease the risk of getting renal disease, you are suggested to
-keep your diabetes or high blood pressure under control. Diabetes and high blood pressure are the leading causes for kidney disease. If either of the disease progress without control, it will cause damages on your kidneys.
-get tested regularly. If you are at risk of kidney disease, you are suggested to get tests regularly to see how well your kidneys work. You should notice that tests cannot prevent kidney disease, but it can help you to find kidney damages in time.
-stop smoking. Cigarette smoking will progress the damages on your kidneys. If you are a smoker, you are suggested to quit smocking. If it is a tough work for you, you can ask help from your doctor.
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