Latest Articles by Yassir Sirajeldin, M.D.
The Sneaky Conditions That Can Harm Your Kidneys
Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is often connected to diabetes and high blood pressure. Learn how to control all three to protect your health.
Common Toxins That Can Hurt Your Kidneys (And How to Avoid Them)
These chemicals and compounds aren't doing your kidneys any favors. Learn how to reduce your exposure to stay as healthy as possible.
11 Things to Know About Chronic Kidney Disease
Diagnosed with CKD? Here are some things you need to know about your body, your care and your treatment options.
So You Need Dialysis. Here’s How to Prep.
Your doctor says you’re a candidate for dialysis. But what exactly does that mean? Get the 411 on what happens during this life-saving treatment.
What to Eat (and Avoid) When You’re on Dialysis
The right nutrition is crucial when you’re fighting kidney failure. These smart choices can help you come out on top.
10 Signs of Chronic Kidney Disease
It’s known as the silent killer because symptoms are hard to spot. Here’s what to look for.