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Kidney stone and beer

Someone was diagnosed with kidney stone. The stone is small and still there. Can he/she drink beer in that state?

Persistent foamy urine

I am a 19 year old student and for past few weeks I've been passing continuous foamy urine. At first, the traces of foam were negligible but they have become noticeable over time. Other online health forums suggest that it could be some serious kidney condition and must be looked after immediately. Help would be appreciated, thank you.

Creatine7, hypertension

Has been a oncology paitent in the past, breast cancer, stage three is out of it. Now her creatine level is 7, hypertension, HB 7.7, can it be cured or what could be the lifespan

Stone in my left kidney

My stone size is 12mm in left kidney i get horrible pain should I be getting diagonised or it can be cured by tablets

Tests for kidney andliver

I want to know wheather my kidney and liver are functioning correctly.i am getting pain in my abdomen, and i frequently urinate in night.kindly sugest me the tests for kidney and liver.i used to drink alchohal heavily since 1month i stopped drinking. and kindly tell me how to take care of liver and kidney.

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