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Is borderline kidney dysfunction curable? What type of

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Is borderline kidney dysfunction curable? What type of treatment used ? Is stage 1 or 2 curable? Can this get worst and what can be done
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.
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boarderline kidney dysfunction can be treated to prevent worsening.
you have to make sure you drink plenty of fluids every day. dehydration can damage the kidneys.
also avoid medications which can tax the kidneys like NSAIDs like advil or aleve
you are only given 2 kidneys at birth and you have to care for them for the rest of your life if you want them to work for you for your whole life
avoid alcohol and caffeine as these can tax your kidneys.
avoid being overweight as obesity can lead to diabetes which can damage your kidneys.
are you overweight?
how old are you?
do you make sure you drink plenty of water and fluids daily?