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  • 1.KIDNEY STONES BY JEREMY AND JAZZY.

2. What is the kidney? Thekidneys are vital organs in the human body that produces around 189.3L (200 quarts) a day. Theyare located under the rib cage, and near the middle of the back body. Thewaste produced by the kidneys turns into urine, which is flowed through tubes from the bladder called "ureters". 3. What happens if the kidneys aren't There are lots of reasons why the kidney might not functioning properly? function properly. One of the core reasons towards kidney problems is due to the fact of people ageing. Aspeople age, kidneys don't function as good as they would during their youth. However,well.people can be born with kidney diseases as TheKidney Foundation of Canada states that 1 in 10 Canadians will have kidney stones in some point in their life. TheKidney Foundation of Canada also stated that Men are more prone to get kidney stones than woman are. 4. Kidneystones are formed when the urine volume is decreased, or if there is a stone forming substance in the kidneys. Kidney stones are usually formed by many substances, but they are most commonly formed by calcium mixed with either phosphate or oxalate.What are the causes of kidney stones? Thedisease of kidney stones usually have a source from habits. Some of them include; Dehydration, Kidney 5. Treatments Severcases kidney stones usually require surgery, or using sound waves to break the stones into smaller pieces. But for small stones and minimal cases or symptoms people may be able to excrete a small stone by drinking unto 2-3L of water, medical therapy, and medication. The most common way to get kidney stones removed is by "extra corporeal shock wave lithotripsy" or SWL, which is sound waves or strong vibrations that break up stones into tiny pieces. 6. Inconclusion, to prevent the likelihood of kidney stones. People need to start living healthy lifestyles by staying hydrated, and by not eating too many salty and processed foods.Conclusion and Links http://www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/function-kidneys http://www.kidney.org/atoz/content/kidneysnottowork.cfm http://www.medicinenet.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=46662 Http://www.kidney.ca/page.aspx?pid=328 http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/kidney-stones/DS00282/DSE. 7. Inconclusion, to prevent the likelihood of kidney stones. People need to start living healthy lifestyles by staying hydrated, and by not eating too many salty and processed foods.Conclusion and Links http://www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/function-kidneys http://www.kidney.org/atoz/content/kidneysnottowork.cfm http://www.medicinenet.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=46662 Http://www.kidney.ca/page.aspx?pid=328 http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/kidney-stones/DS00282/DSE.

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