Secondary FSGS and Stage 4 Kidney Failure: How to Avoid Dialysis
Question: My husband has FSGS. He had a biopsy and that confirmed it. Doctors say it is secondary. He is stage 4 kidney failure. How to avoid dialysis? Answer:...
Hot Compress Therapy for FSGS
Question: I am interested in your Hot Compress Therapy for kidney scarring, I was recently diagnosed with FSGS. Any further information would be very beneficial...
FSGS with High Creatinine: What Herbs to Lower It Quickly
Question: I have FSGS. I ran a test that shows that my creatinine level is high. So I was wondering what herbs I can take to lower it really quickly so that I c...
What Medicine Can I Take and What Will Happen with Early FSGS
I have early focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS). What medicine can I take and what will happen? If you have the similar condition, this article may be he...
FSGS: Can Steroids Cause Stretch Marks
I was diagnosed with FSGS. After taking a period of steroids, I have a lot of stretch marks on my body. Can steroids or FSGS cause stretch marks? If you have th...
FSGS, Kidney Function 39%: About Kidney Transplant
Question: My son has FSGS, he is 35yrs old and one of his kidney is failing. It is currently functioning at 39% and he was told that he would need a transplant....
FSGS with Collapsing Type: What Else I Can Do Besides Anti-hypertension
Question: I was diagnosed with Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) with collapsing feature. I am 47 years old female with history of high blood pressure,...
FSGS, Atrophic Kidneys, Creatinine 2.4: What to Do
Question: I made a kidney biopsy in 2010 and found to have Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis . Yesterday , I was diagnosed to be having atrophic kidney (right...
FSGS: How to Promote Quality of Life
Question: Hi, I am just researching FSGS because I have a dear friend who is only 28 years old and is suffering from this disease. About 6 months ago, he stoppe...
FSGS: Things to Help Kidney Function Improve and Not Go on Dialysis
Question: I have FSGS. My transplant kidney is failing. GFR is 8, not on dialysis yet, but wanting to get ready for it. Wondering if there is anything that can...
Stage 5 Kidney Disease, FSGS and Creatinine 7.5: Can You Repair Kidney Damage
I have FSGS. Now it develops into stage 5 kidney disease, and creatinine level is 7.5. Can you still repair kidney damage? For some renal patients, they can res...