The Urology Foundation - kidney health

26 Feb-1 Mar2018

ASK THE EXPERT - The Urology Foundation and talkhealth teamed up to offer our community the opportunity to put their questions to our panel of urological experts. Mr Ken Anson, Mr Ben Challacombe and Professor Abhay Rane, kindly joined us to give their advice and support. The clinic is now closed but you can view the questions and answers here.

The Urology Foundation is the only UK charity committed to fighting all urological diseases and illnesses. To find out more about our work, click here

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  • Mr Ken Anson

    Consultant Urological Surgeon

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  • Mr Benjamin J Challacombe

    Consultant Urological Surgeon and Honorary Senior Lecturer with ...

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  • Professor Abhay Rane

    Consultant Urological Surgeon

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Waiting to go

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Hi there If you suffer with IBS and irritable bladder does this make you more prone to having irritable kidney? Lotusflower, 1st Mar 2018

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Kidney stones

My husband has stones in both his kidneys. Lithotripsy not successful. Are there any dietary adjustment that might help? Many th... Khakitoots, 1st Mar 2018

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Kidneys/bladder.

I have a neuropathically over active bladder.Can you tell me if the kidneys' functions are also affected? Bones1706, 1st Mar 2018

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Kidney Health

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relationship between kidney and over reactive bladder

Although I have been treated for BPH for many years it is now questioned if I have an over reactive bladder particularly at nig... john wickens, 1st Mar 2018

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