The kidneys are bean-shaped organs that serve several essential regulatory
roles in vertebrates. Their main function is to regulate the balance of electrolytes
WebMD's Kidneys Anatomy Page provides a detailed image and definition of the
kidneys. Learn about their function, location in the body, and conditions that ...
Kidneys are the organs that filter waste products from the blood. They are also
involved in regulating blood pressure, electrolyte balance, and red blood cell ...
Removing waste from the body is only one of the main functions of your kidneys.
Take a look at the things kidneys do that makes them so important.
Explains what kidneys do and why they are important to maintain life. Describes
the internal anatomy of the kidney. This publication is also available in Spanish.
Dedicated to the awareness, prevention and treatment of kidney disease, the
NKF helps those who care for, suffer from, and are at risk of kidney disease.
Did you know that African Americans are 3 times more likely to experience kidney
failure? Because kidney disease often has no symptoms, it can go unnoticed ...
Everybody knows that some organs in the human body are necessary for survival
: you need your brain, your heart, your lungs, your kidneys... KIDNEYS?
Healthy kidneys clean your blood by removing excess from your body. But if
kidneys are damaged, they won't work properly. Read about the treatments.
The kidneys are important organs with many functions in the body, including
producing hormones, absorbing minerals, and filtering blood and producing