Peritoneal Dialysis for Teens
This medical treatment helps people with kidney failure. It can be done at home, often overnight, to take over the kidneys' job of filtering blood. Find out more in this article for teens.
Definition: Kidney for Teens
The kidneys are a pair of organs that are found on either side of the spine, just below the rib cage in the back.
What Problems Can Diabetes Cause? for Teens
Thinking about your diabetes a little bit now — and taking some steps to prevent problems — can make things easier down the road.
Blood in the Urine (Hematuria) for Teens
Hematuria is pretty common, and most of the time it's not serious. Find out what causes blood in the urine and what to do about it.
Word! Kidney for Kids
The kidneys are a pair of organs that filter waste materials out of the blood.
Your Urinary System for Kids
You pee every day, but what makes it happen? Find out in this article for kids about the urinary system.
Bladder, Kidneys & Urinary Tract for Kids
Check out this subsection for all the information you need on the bladder, kidneys, and urinary tract.
Word! K for Kids
OK, let's talk about all the medical and health terms that begin with "K."
Diseases & Conditions for Teens
From asthma to ulcers, this section is loaded with articles about diseases and conditions that can affect teens. Look here for health information and resources for yourself or someone you care about.
Hypertension (High Blood Pressure) for Teens
High blood pressure, also called hypertension, is more common in adults, but it can happen at any age. Learn what it is and how to treat it.