10 Signs Your Kidneys Are in Big Trouble

IMAGES72/SHUTTERSTOCK

Sign: Pain when peeing

Because a kidney infection is a type of urinary tract infection, you’ll have inflammation all the way down your urethra. The bacteria don’t just invade the lining of your bladder and kidneys, explains Charles Modlin, MD, MBA, a urologist with Cleveland Clinic.

They also can infiltrate the tissue and nerve endings of your urinary tract, activating pain receptors in the area. And when nature calls—ouch.

Facebook
Twitter
WhatsApp
Pinterest
Reddit
Delicious
LinkedIn
Facebook
Twitter
WhatsApp

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

READ NEXT

Healthy Sugar Alternatives You Should Try

Erythritol If you’re a sugar fan, erythritol is the best substitute because it tastes almost exactly like sugar, but it contains only 6% of the calories. It is an excellent

7 Times Ibuprofen Puts Your Health at Risk

If you have a UTI A few years ago, researchers reported that NSAIDs may be useful for treating urinary tract infections. Besides possibly soothing pain, they may reduce recurrence, as

This Is What Experts Do to Prevent Cancer

Get enough exercise Keith McCrae, M.D., an oncologist with Cleveland Clinic Cancer Institute, works long hours but fits in exercise six days a week. He loves road biking—25 to 30

7 Signs a Loved One Has Substance Abuse Issues

They Get Irritated Easier “A subtle signifier that someone might have a problem is changes in personality and behavior,” says clinician Whitney Baliett, MA, LADC of the Mountainside Treatment Center,

9 Reasons Why You’re Bruising Easily

Scratching your head over bruises you don’t remember getting? Maybe you find yourself wondering, Why do I bruise so easily? Bruising occurs when blood vessels burst and leak blood under

25 Health Tips to Cut Your Cancer Risk

Take a daily aspirin Dr. Ashok says that taking a daily aspirin could reduce your cancer risk, and many studies support the advice. Recent research from the Yale Cancer Center

10 Serious Diseases Doctors Often Get Wrong

Celiac disease “About 83 percent of people with celiac disease are either still undiagnosed or have been misdiagnosed with other conditions,” says Rachel Begun, MS, RDN. “The reason is the

5 Healthy Habits to Fall Asleep Faster

Create a sleep sanctuary You should feel like you are in heaven when you stay in bed. Be sure you have soft sheets, a pillow that provides you a great

RELATED POSTS

Scroll to Top