Bladder Stones

How to Prevent Kidney Stones

…over time. Although most stones are small enough to pass through the urinary tract undetected, larger ones may become lodged in the ureters (the tubes connecting the kidneys and the bladder), blocking urinary flow and causing extreme pain. Dehydration contributes to stone formation by increasing the…

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The Importance of Staying Hydrated

…form into small hard masses (kidney stones) that are excruciatingly painful when passed out of the body. Urinary tract infections (UTIs) can also be prevented by staying hydrated. Drinking lots of water increases urination and flushes bacteria out of the bladder and urethra. Upping your water intake…

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