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The #1 Genetic Cause Of Kidney Stones: Cystinuria Disease 
7 mins read - Related Conditions

Publish Date: June 9, 2024

The #1 Genetic Cause Of Kidney Stones: Cystinuria Disease 

Cystinuria disease is the most common genetic condition that relates to kidney stones. Read this blog to learn how to manage it.

Calcium Phosphate Kidney Stones: Subtypes and Causes 
10 mins read - Stone Types

Publish Date: June 2, 2024

Calcium Phosphate Kidney Stones: Subtypes and Causes 

Calcium phosphate kidney stones can increase your risk of kidney damage compared to other stone types. Check if your stone belong in this group.

Distal Renal Tubular Acidosis Leads To Calcium Phosphate Stones 
8 mins read - Related Conditions

Publish Date: May 26, 2024

Distal Renal Tubular Acidosis Leads To Calcium Phosphate Stones 

Distal renal tubular acidosis (dRTA) causes a snowball effect on 3 risk factors related to calcium phosphate stones. Dive into more details here.

Medullary Sponge Kidney Can Lead to Calcium Phosphate Stones!  
9 mins read - Related Conditions

Publish Date: May 19, 2024

Medullary Sponge Kidney Can Lead to Calcium Phosphate Stones!  

70% of people with medullary sponge kidney disease develop calcium phosphate stones. Learn more about this condition and why it develops.

Hyperparathyroidism Impact on Kidney Stones – Calcium Deficiency Alert! 
7 mins read - Uncategorized

Publish Date: May 12, 2024

Hyperparathyroidism Impact on Kidney Stones – Calcium Deficiency Alert! 

If you produce abnormally high parathyroid hormones (a.k.a. hyperparathyroidism) you are at risk of kidney stones! Read this blog to know why.

Sjögren’s Syndrome and Calcium Phosphate Stone Link 
9 mins read - Related Conditions

Publish Date: May 5, 2024

Sjögren’s Syndrome and Calcium Phosphate Stone Link 

Dry mouth and eyes? If you have Sjögren’s syndrome, you are at risk of calcium phosphate stones! Read this blog to know why.

Which comes first –  UTI or Kidney Stones ?
9 mins read - Related Conditions

Publish Date: April 28, 2024

Which comes first –  UTI or Kidney Stones ?

Urinary tract infections (UTIs) and kidney stones are connected to each other. But, which comes first - UTIs or kidney stones? Read this blog to know the answer.

Uric Acid Kidney Stones: Subtypes and Causes
9 mins read - Stone Types

Publish Date: April 21, 2024

Uric Acid Kidney Stones: Subtypes and Causes

Uric acid kidney stones have subtypes. All of them have unique causes which we detailed in this blog. Spot your stone here to know the root cause.

Can Diabetes Cause Kidney Stones?
9 mins read - Related Conditions

Publish Date: April 14, 2024

Can Diabetes Cause Kidney Stones?

Around 1/3 of US adults have pre-diabetes. Did you know that diabetes can cause kidney stones? Read this blog to know what you can do to lower your risk.

Metabolic Syndrome and Insulin Resistance Impact on Kidney Stones
6 mins read - Prevention

Publish Date: April 7, 2024

Metabolic Syndrome and Insulin Resistance Impact on Kidney Stones

When it comes to uric acid (UA) stone formation, uric acid gets all the blame. However, did you know that metabolic syndrome is the real culprit? Read this blog to know why.

Can Prostate Enlargement Lead to Kidney Stones?
6 mins read - Related Conditions

Publish Date: March 31, 2024

Can Prostate Enlargement Lead to Kidney Stones?

Around 80% of men over 70 years old suffer from prostate enlargement. Did you know that it can increase kidney stone risk? Find out why in this blog.

Can High Uric Acid Levels Cause Kidney Stones?
7 mins read - Prevention

Publish Date: March 24, 2024

Can High Uric Acid Levels Cause Kidney Stones?

Doctors blame protein-rich foods for uric acid kidney stones because they can raise your uric acid levels. However, is uric acid really the problem?

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