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Four Functions of Chinese Medicine on Nephrotic Syndrome

The treatment of Nephrotic Syndrome is dominated by immunosuppressants, including steroids, but those medications have a lot of side effects, which can reduce i...more>>

Can I Drink Sugarcane Juice with Nephrotic Syndrome

Can I drink sugarcane juice as I am suffering from Nephrotic Syndrome? Generally speaking, you can drink moderate to gain some benefits. -Boost immunity A stron...more>>

When Does A Nephrotic Syndrome Patient Require Dialysis

Dialysis is the process of removing waste products and excess water from body. When does a Nephrotic Syndrome patient require dialysis? Generally speaking, Neph...more>>

When Nephrotic Syndrome Comes Back, Your Body Will Give out Five Signals

Nephrotic syndrome is characterized by a large amount of proteinuria, which can be relieved mostly after treatment (24h urine protein is less than 1g) or cured...more>>

Glucocorticoid for Nephrotic Syndrome: It May Make You Disabled

Glucocorticoid is a commonly used treatment for Nephrotic Syndrome patients. It can help reduce proteinuria and control the progression of disease, but it has m...more>>

Hypothyroidism with Nephrotic Syndrome

Patients with primary Nephrotic Syndrome (PNS) are often associated with hypothyroidism, which not only aggravates the pathological changes of the kidney itself...more>>

Swelling Appears Again After More Than 1 Year: Is It Nephrotic Syndrome

Question: My son has Nephrotic Syndrome. After more than 1 year, swelling or edema appears again. Is it Nephrotic Syndrome again? What will we do? Answer: From...more>>

Herbal Medicine for A 7-Year-Old Nephrotic Syndrome Patient

What is the best herbal medicine for a 7-year-old boy who has Nephrotic Syndrome? Recently a parent asked help from our renal experts on our website. In this ar...more>>

How Long Does It Take for the Swelling to Go Down with Nephrotic Syndrome

Swelling is the typical symptom of Nephrotic Syndrome. How long does it take for the swelling to go down with Nephrotic Syndrome? Read on to learn more informat...more>>

How to Cope with Hair Loss for Nephrotic Syndrome Patients

Question: My son has suffered from steroid dependent Nephrotic Syndrome since age 3, he is now age 14 and currently in yet another relapse. We have tried all th...more>>

Nephrotic Syndrome, Proteinuria 1+: Is That High Enough to Go Back on Prednisone

Question: Hi, my daughter has Nephrotic Syndrome, and for 4 days she has 1+ protein in urine. Is that high enough to go back on prednisone? Answer: Hello, how l...more>>

Can I Take Bottle Gourd with Nephrotic Syndrome

Question: Hello, sir. I am having Nephrotic Syndrome. Can I take bottle gourd? Answer: Bottle gourd has multiple health benefits. If you eat correctly, it can b...more>>

Proteinuria Comes Back when Steroids Are Reduced: What to Do for Nephrotic Syndrome Patients

Question: My grandson is suffering from Nephrotic Syndrome. He took steroids for six weeks, and he was okay, so his doctor reduced the dosage, but again he has...more>>

Haven’t Been with Nephrotic Syndrome for 5 Years

Question: Hello. I do used to have Nephrotic Syndrome while I was 3 years old, and it relapses every year. But now I am 19 and it has been 5 years I havent been...more>>

Nephrotic Syndrome, Proteinuria still 4+ After 3 Months’ Treatment: What to Do

Question: I was diagnosed with Nephrotic Syndrome. I intake prednisone, enalapril and altovastatin for 3 months. But unfortunately my urine protein test still i...more>>

3 Key Points of Nursing Care for Nephrotic Syndrome Patients

Nephrotic Syndrome often gets relapse. In order to reduce the sufferings, I have sorted out the daily nursing care knowledge of Nephrotic Syndrome, including di...more>>

How Can Protect Child from Relapse of Nephrotic Syndrome

How can protect child from relapse of Nephrotic Syndrome? As parents, you may not wish your child have so many sufferings. In this article, we will give you som...more>>

What Factors Are Associated with Nephrotic Syndrome

Nephrotic Syndrome (NS) is a group of syndromes caused by pathological and clinical diseases. It can be treated with non-drug therapy, good mood and proper phys...more>>

How Long Should You Take Steroids with Nephrotic Syndrome

Nephrotic Syndrome, short for NS, is a group of clinical manifestation characterized by massive proteinuria, hypoalbuminemia, heavy edema, and hyperlipidemia. T...more>>

Herbal Alternative for Nephrotic Syndrome

Question: My son is 9 years old and was diagnosed with Nephrotic Syndrome in February last year (2017). He has relapsed twice now. He is being treated with pred...more>>