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Surge In Kidney Stone Cases Linked To Poor Diet And Lack Of Exercise

Experts at Southampton General Hospital in the United Kingdom linked the current rise in documented kidney stone cases to lack of exercise, obesity and high blood pressure. The past seven years have seen a 20 percent increase, leading to about 90,000 patients being admitted for the treatment of renal stones every year. According to Dr. Bhaskar Somani, a urological surgeon ... Read More »