Prevention of kidney failure
In some cases, the disease is impossible to prevent. However, the two main causes are diabetes (type 1 and 2) as well ashypertension. Good control of these diseases greatly reduces the risk of progression to kidney failure. However, a healthy lifestyle can help reduce the risks.
- Follow closely the treatments recommended by your doctor if you have a chronic disease such as diabetes, lupus or high blood pressure.
- Take or take your own blood pressure regularly.
- Avoid them alcohol, drug and medication abuse, including those sold without a prescription, such as aspirin, acetaminophen, or ibuprofen.
- Get treatment right away if you have a urinary tract infection or any other urinary tract condition.