KIDNEY STONES

KIDNEY STONES

Kidney stones can also be referred to as renal calculi, nephrolithiasis, or urolithiasis. They are hard deposits made of minerals and salt that is formed inside the kidneys. Causes of Kidney Stones There is no definite, single cause of kidney stones, although several factors may increase an individual’s risk of having it. Kidney stones can…

RISKS OF SELF-MEDICATION

RISKS OF SELF-MEDICATION

Self-medication can best be described as taking of drug(s) or substance(s) on one’s own initiative, or on the advice of another person, without prescription from a licensed medical doctor. Self-medication is very common in our society, which put a lot of people at risk of adverse drug reaction or shortened lifespan. Self-medication may seem like…