What do the kidneys do?
Patients and family members often have a lot of questions about the kidneys and kidney disease. The kidneys are complex organs that control blood chemistry, blood pressure and the amount of fluid in the body. Kidneys are as vital as our heart.
Here we provide information and advice on the commonly asked questions, from understanding what the kidneys do to the stages of kidney disease.
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Jelina is a patient who had kidney failure and was on dialysis three times a week. Thanks to research, Jelina received a kidney transplant.
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