Home > Medical > Kidney and bladder health > News News All sections in Kidney and bladder » About Kidney & Bladder » FAQs » Living with Kidney Problems » Medical Treatment » Kidney & Bladder News » Normal Kidney Function » Renal Nutrition » Kidney Failure Why are women getting more kidney stones than men? Drinking more water, reducing salt intake and eating less meat may help prevent the formation of kidney stones. Kidney disease can increase diabetes risk It was always thought that diabetes increased the risk of kidney disease, but it actually works both ways. Why dialysis patients often end up back in hospital While re-admission after kidney dialysis is common, it could be because of other problems, researchers have found. Follow Health24 on Twitter » Here's how this SA plant could cure your bladder infection What else we do on the loo 7 warning signs that you’ve got a bladder infection If you’re in the first flush of a bladder infection, these signs will let you know. Selena Gomez on her kidney transplant: 'This is why I was lying low' The US hit singer announced to her fans that she'd recently undergone a kidney transplant. Can't smell? This drug might help Loss of smell is common in chronic kidney disease and can lead to malnutrition and other health issues. Rare condition makes 5-year-old boy 'look 9 months pregnant' Mckenzie Watson's family initially thought he was just getting fatter, but his mom knew something wasn't right when her son looked 9 months pregnant and about to pop. Man has bladder stone the size of an ostrich egg removed Bladder and kidney stones can affect anyone, but what would you do if you were carrying a bladder stone as big as an ostrich egg? The potential danger of catheters used in dialysis Catheters are used to draw and return blood to the body during dialysis. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Tell us of your unusual allergy and stand a chance to win R2 000! WIN a R2000 Skin Renewal online store voucher! Stand a chance to win an Alpecin product hamper worth R1 500! FLU SURVEY: Stand a chance of winning R2 000 cash!