Kidney Disease

The Kidney Stone Diet: What to Eat, What to Avoid

Kidney stones are on the rise, and it may be all because of what we eat.

Kidney Disease Topics


Antibiotics Raise Kidney Stone Risk, Especially in Young People

Five antibiotics raise the risk for kidney stones, according to a study conducted at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, including penicillin and sulfas.

By Diane Domina

First Lady Melania Trump Has Surgery for Kidney Condition

First Lady Melania Trump successfully underwent a medical procedure to treat what doctors are calling a “benign kidney condition.”

By Diane Domina

Treatments for Different Types of Kidney Cancer

From surgery to chemo to immunotherapy and more, kidney cancer patients have a multitude of treatment options.

By Rachel Zohn

What Should You Know About Wilms Tumors?

Wilms tumor, also known as nephroblastoma, is the most common form of kidney cancer in children, accounting for 9 out of 10 pediatric kidney cancers. Learn more about these tumors.

By Rachel Zohn

The Four Stages of Renal Cell (Kidney) Cancer

A guide to diagnosis and treatment options for one of the 10 most common cancers in the U.S.

By Rachel Zohn