Urinary System

The major organs of the urinary system is the urethra,bladder,two kidneys and two ureters.The organs work together to get rid of the bodies waste.

Kidney stones:Kidney stones can happen when your urine may lack substances that prevent crystals from sticking together,creating a ideal environment for kidney stones to form.

How you can try to prevent kidney stones is to try to not eat things such as rhubarb,artificial sweeteners,and sardines,as theses things and more are high in purines,sugar,and oxalates.These things could cause a kidney and urinary disease called kidney stones.

Chronic kidney disease:The two main causes of chronic kidney disease are diabetes and high blood pressure.

How to prevent CKD is to control your blood sugar if you have diabetes.Follow a low salt, low fat diet.Also exercise at least 30 minutes on most days of the week.Try to also keep a healthy weight as this could prevent CKD.

Proteinuria:Both high blood pressure and diabetes can cause this.

How to prevent this disease is try and drink plenty of water.Consume more fish and exercise regularly.

ESRD:Diabetes and high blood pressure are the two main causes of ESRD.This almost always comes after CKD.

To try and prevent this is have restricted protein intake,also prevent smoking as these things could prevent ESRD.

Cystitis:This inflammation of the bladder, often is from a infection.

This typically occurs when bacteria outside the body enters the body through the urethra and begins to multiply.

My sources were called live science and kids health.

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