Information About Kidney Disease

(also known as Renal Disease)

Kidneys act as the body's filtering system, helping control water levels and eliminating wastes through urine. They also help regulate blood pressure, red blood cell production, and the levels of calcium and minerals. A kidney disease prevents the kidneys from developing or functioning properly.

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