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What Are Kidney Stones? ANd How To Prevent Them

Most of us have heard about the infamous kidney stone, a small pebble that forms in the kidney and then passes, painfully, through the urinary tract.Hard crystals made up of minerals and acid salts that form in the kidney, these stones are most commonly made up of calcium oxalate, according to Dr. Koushik Shaw, founder of the Austin Urology Institute. While the stones don’t typically cause any permanent damage, their promise of pain is enough to make anyone nervous.Are you at risk for these painful pebbles? According to Shaw, it depends on your gender, your diet, andsurprisingly...

What Are Kidney Stones? ANd How To Prevent Them
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