While #urolithiasis is typically managed as an independent condition, a new study suggests that it should be treated as part of Metabolic Syndrome, which is associated with high blood pressure, diabetes and lipoidemia.
Asst Prof Dr. Ben H. Chew, M.D., advises #urologists to approach kidney stones more holistically and prioritize patients’ overall health. Adopting the DASH diet is a simple yet effective way for patients to lower their risks of both stone recurrence and other metabolic diseases. #Urologists can give effective dietary recommendations and help patients be disease-free, not just stone-free!
Read more here on: Metabolic Syndrome Negatively Impacts Stone-Specific Quality of Life