A new study has suggested that preeclampsia- a condition in pregnancy characterized by high blood pressure, sometimes with fluid retention and protein excretion in the urine- during pregnancy is a risk factor for developing kidney failure later in life.
The risk of kidney failure is greater for people with chronic kidney disease who also have atrial fibrillation, one of the most common forms of irregular heart rhythm in adults, researchers including an Indian origin have found.
Diabetes is the leading cause of kidney failure in the world. The situation threatens to deteriorate further if we choose to remain complacent and non chalant about our health. So don’t get trapped in the fangs of this sweet killer-Diabetes and follow these simple lifestyle tips to avert this disease. But most importantly, stay informed and well aware about your body.