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When you think about who typically gets kidney stones, you probably picture an older man. But the reality is that while they are more common in adults, there has been a significant increase of kidney stones occurring in children over › Continue Reading

Kidney stones are not just an adult problem. In fact, the number of children with kidney stones has increased four-fold in the last 15 years. What’s more, if your child gets one kidney stone, he’s 50% more likely to get › Continue Reading

WHAT IS HEMATURIA? Hematuria is the presence of blood in the urine. There are two types: Gross hematuria: when the blood is visibly noticeable in the urine. It will look pink, red or brown and cloudy. Microscopic hematuria: when the › Continue Reading