Treatment of kidney diseases
Diseases related to kidneys are usually progressive with time and the damage cannot be undone. Therefore early detection of them is very much necessary. It is also important as kidney diseases alter the risk of heart diseases and heart strokes. Patients with diabetes need to check their glucose levels regularly with right devices. Also controlling hypertension is an important for patients with kidney diseases. There are several types of medicine that help people keep their blood pressure in a healthy range. Two kinds of medicines help to protect the kidneys. They are
In case of kidney failure the treatments to be undertaken are dialysis either haemodialysis or peritoneal dialysis and kidney transplants. Many researchers are working on the kidney diseases to find out the effective ways of treating the kidney diseases. National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) gives great support to these researchers.