Kidneys are an important organ of the human body; more than 50,000 people suffer from kidney diseases every year in the world, which is one of the main reasons for the lack of donors.
Authentic statistics are not available in Pakistan, but it is estimated that millions of people suffer from various kidney diseases, while the number of such patients is increasing by 15 to 20 percent annually.
- Experts say that most people ignore kidney disease, but it’s a disease that can prove fatal.
- According to medical experts, overuse, smoking, and obesity are essential to prevent kidney diseases.
- The doctor must be referred to if any of the following symptoms occur.
Difficult to sleep
When the kidneys are unable to perform their functions properly, the toxins are not excreted from the body through the urine and remain in the blood, making it difficult to sleep due to increased levels of this material. Is. Likewise, in patients with kidney failure, difficulty in breathing can be manifested, and if a person suddenly starts having a sore throat, he should consult a doctor.
The discomfort of the joints
Deficiency of kidney function leads to electrolyte imbalances, for example, due to decreased calcium levels and loss of phosphorus outbreaks.
Headache, fatigue and physical weakness
If the kidneys are doing the right thing, they work to make vitamin D in the body, along with strengthening the bones, as well as a hormone EPO. This hormone plays an important role in boosting red blood cells if the kidneys are prone to problems. If so, the amount of EPO is reduced, which reduces red blood cells, which causes the body and brain to suffer from sudden fatigue, headache, and physical weakness. Be aware that anemia is common in kidney diseases.
Impairment of heartbeat
If the kidneys are damaged, the amount of potassium in the body starts to increase, which results in an unusually rapid increase in heart rate.
Dry and itchy skin
As has been said, kidneys do the job of cleaning up the waste collected in the body, raising the red blood cell surface and keeping the floor level in the body at the appropriate level. Dry and itchy skin is a sign that the kidneys are not in the right balance of minerals and nutrients. If your skin is dry and itchy, you should drink more water and consult a doctor before taking any medicine for itching.
Heart failure or vomiting
If a lot of garbage accumulates in the body, it can often lead to heartburn or vomiting. In fact, it is a result of the body’s attempt to get rid of the material in it. Well, if that happens for a while, then the bodyweight will drop drastically.
Breath in breath and change the taste
When raw blood begins to accumulate in the blood, the taste of the food is changed, and the metal or metallic taste is left in the mouth. Similarly, the smell of breath is also a sign of accumulating too much toxic material in the blood. Furthermore, the desire to eat or to eat meat is reduced or eliminated, resulting in an unexpected reduction in body weight. Well, there are several reasons for changing the taste of the mouth, and the usual treatment will relieve the problem, but if it persists despite treatment, you should consult your doctor.
Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
The relationship between kidney diseases and shortness of breath is found, especially after a little physical activity. There are two reasons: one causes the kidney function to accumulate excess fluid into the lungs, the other causes a lack of oxygen in the body, which results in shortness of breath. If you have difficulty breathing even after a short workout, you should consult your doctor immediately as it can also be a sign of asthma, lung cancer, and heart failure.