Category: Urinary System

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Diuretics 101

Diuretic is a drug or substance that increases urine secretion. Prescription drugs, natural and herbal medicines, and certain foods can be a variety of diuretics. Diuretics are very essential in the treatment of certain...


Human Anatomy – Kidneys

Blood is filtered through the kidneys, two bean-like organs situated behind the abdomen. They are made up of thousands of microscopic nephrons, cells which rid the blood of impurities and wastes. All the blood...