Why are Kidneys important for us? Kidneys filter all the waste and excess fluid from ourbody. Regulate the Blood pressure. Involved in maintaining the concentration of theelectrolyte (Na, K, Mg, etc). Helps in production of blood. Normal growth of bones of our body
Why should care for our kidneys?“Prevention is better than cure when it comes tokidney failure as well”. Help available ??? i.e. No. of experts Cost involved?? Infections??
Indian Society of Nephrology-around 900membersOne nephrologist for every 70-80 lakhs !!This ratio will worsen with time….Kidney Disease In India
Kidney Disease In India Well-equipped hospitals with facilities for treatmentof kidney disease, reside in the big cities. But - 70% of the population are in the smaller townsand villages.