Protein in Urine 4.2g/d, 20% Kidney Failure and FSGS

Question: My 15 year old son has FSGS. Has 4.2g/d protein. 20% kidney failure. His blood pressure fluctuates often. Hes been hospitalized over 3 times this mont...more>>

Are There Any Natural Ways to Stop Protein in Urine for FSGS Patients

Proteinuria is a typical symptom of FSGS. Steroids and immunosuppressants can help you reduce protein in urine, but they have many side effects. Are there any n...more>>

Is There Any Way to Prevent Face Getting Bloated for FSGS Patients

Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) is a kidney disorder difficult to treat. To control it, you may be often required to take steroids for long term. Thos...more>>

Herbal Medicine for Proteinuria in FSGS

Proteinuria is a common symptom of FSGS. Common treatment for proteinuria is to use steroids and immunosuppressants. Because those medications have many side ef...more>>

FSGS: Medicated Foot Bath Helps Me Have A Sound Sleep at Night

Not a few FSGS patients suffer from insomnia. If you can not sleep well at night, you will feel fatigue in the day, which affects your life, work and recovery....more>>

How Can I Lower Creatinine 5.1 with FSGS

I have FSGS and now my creatinine increased to 5.1. How can I lower it? High creatinine level is the common problem of kidney patients, so lets have a quick loo...more>>

3+ Protein in Urine, GFR 17 and FSGS: What Do I Do

I have FSGS. GFR is 17 and there is 3+ protein in urine. What do I do? Recently a kidney patient visited our website and consulted online doctor such a question...more>>

What Is the Solution for Breathing Problem in FSGS

With FSGS, you may suffer from breathing problem. This problem may become worse when you lie on bed or when you go up a set of stairs or when you do work. What...more>>

Treatment for FSGS Patients with Constipation

FSGS is a kidney disorder. It does not only cause proteinuria, swelling, high blood pressure and some other symptoms common to see, but also constipation. If yo...more>>

What Does Creatinine 5.3 Mean for FSGS Patients

Creatinine level is an indicator of kidney function. When your kidneys work normally, creatinine level can be kept into 0.5-1.2 mg/dL. FSGS is a kidney disease...more>>

How to Treat Obesity Caused by FSGS

With FSGS, you may have a series of symptoms and complications. Recently some patients complain that they gain weight quickly. How to treat obesity caused by FS...more>>

How to Treat Proteinuria in FSGS

Proteinuria is a typical symptom of FSGS. How to treat proteinuria in FSGS? Different patients have different medical condition, so they need different treatmen...more>>

How to Treat Pleural Effusion in FSGS Patients

FSGS can cause many symptoms and complications. Without timely and effective treatment, they may become worse and worse so as to threaten your life. Recently no...more>>

Can Chinese Medicine Help Me Lower Cholesterol Level with FSGS

Question: Hi. I have FSGS and also have to take a statin to keep my cholesterol lower but Im 37 and not happy about taking a statin. Just wondering about Chines...more>>

Better Alternatives to Treat Protein in Urine for FSGS Patients

Question : I was recently diagnosed with FSGS. Doctor prescribed losartan potassium. My research suggests that there may be better alternatives to treat the pro...more>>

Will 3rd Stage FSGS Make Me More Tired than Usual

I have 3rd stage FSGS, will this make me more tired than usual? Recently an FSGS patient visited our website and consulted online doctor such a question. Not a...more>>

What Are the Signs of Kidney Failure with FSGS

Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis is a very severe kidney disease. It usually develops quickly into kidney failure. What are the signs of kidney failure with F...more>>

Alternative Treatment for Reduction of Pedal Edema in FSGS

Nephrotic Syndrome is characterized by swelling. Swelling may occur at many parts of body, such as face, eyelid, leg, ankles, feet and so on. In very severe cas...more>>

FSGS: How We Maintain Our body When Urea Is 117 and Creatinine Is 4.9

Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) is a kidney disease that can lead to kidney failure. When kidneys are not able to work, all of body systems will be af...more>>

How to Lower Creatinine 3.2 and BUN 94 for FSGS Patients

For Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) patients, increased creatinine and BUN may be one of the problems their concern, because they usually do not incre...more>>