Posts Tagged ‘dialysis’

Maintain Your Kidneys’ Health All the Time

My friend’s son passed away last week at the age of 25 due to renal (kidney) failure. He started undertaking dialysis a year ago. It is a showcase that dialysis is not enough to maintain your kidneys’ normal function.

I got explanation from his family that during his teenage up to his death he had unhealthy lifestyle. As a student, he accustomed to drink instant energy drink and to consume instant noodle almost everyday. As we know that both kind of modern-processed food are rich of artificial food additives, such as MSG and artificial colorings and sweeteners. I hope you could learn from this tragic case: never consume too much food containing artificial food additives.

Many people who have chronic kidney disease don’t know it, because the early signs can be very subtle. It can take many years to go from chronic kidney disease (CKD) to kidney failure. Some people with CKD live out their lives without ever reaching kidney failure.

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1 comment - What do you think?  Posted by JavaHealth - April 24, 2010 at 4:28 pm

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Really Healthy? Drink Plenty of Water

Drinking water is so important for good health. When you were a kid in school, you learned that each molecule of water is made up of two hydrogen atoms and one oxygen atom. You may also have learned that it was great fun to fill up your squirt guns with water, at least until the principal caught you. What you may not have learned, however, was how much water you needed in order to be a healthy human being.

Why You Need to Drink Water

Your body is estimated to be about 60% to 70% water. Blood is mostly water, and your muscles, lungs, and brain all contain a lot of water. Your body needs water to regulate body temperature and to provide the means for nutrients to travel to all your organs. Water also transports oxygen to your cells, removes waste, and protects your joints and organs.

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1 comment - What do you think?  Posted by JavaHealth - September 27, 2009 at 10:10 am

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