I recently recorded a short video about kidney stones and was asked to provide more information about how they occur in children.
Kidney stones are increasing in incidence. This is well proven in adults and it appears to be true among children, as well. A study conducted by Mayo Clinic in Olmsted County, Minn., showed the incidence of kidney stones in children has gone up 4 percent per year for the last 25 years. The reasons for this are uncertain. Are there environmental factors …Continue reading →