Kidney stones are compounds of mineral salts and acid. They are caused by inability of the kidneys to break down harmful toxins. They can also form when the level of urine is increased and minerals crystallize and form these tiny stones. This disease affects about 5-10 % of adult population with tendency of also affecting children.
KIDNEY STONE PAIN AND SYMPTOMS
The usual way of ejecting the stones is through urine, but that it is not always the case. If the structure is larger it will be difficult for it to pass through the urinary tract and because the body has tendency to eject the foreign structures it may cause pain in the lower back and in the abdomen area. The symptoms may vary and they are not pleasant at all. The pain may be mild or very severe and it can be followed by vomiting, fever and bloody urine.
The best remedy is prevention that is based on the right way of nutrition and avoiding things that may cause stones to appear. Best food to prevent kidney stones is turnip, dark chocolate, black coffee, nuts, parsley, spinach and strawberries. They all contain substances called oxalates, they prevent the stone formation. it is also necessary to reduce the consumption of dairy products, meat and seafood and avoid high fat foods, as well as alcohol drinks. It is also recommended to drink six to eight glasses of water a day, because it improves the mobility of stones and helps in removing excess toxins from the body. Water dilutes uric acid and prevents its deposition in the kidneys.
APPLE CIDER VINEGAR FOR KIDNEY STONES
Acidic properties of the apple cider vinegar have ability to dissolve the solids that form kidney stones which means it has the ability to prevent stone formation. Besides prevention it can help in curing. Regular use of apple cider vinegar can help the body to get rid of toxins. It has alkalizing effect on the body and it also can regulate the process of digestion. Apple vinegar can also help dissolve the smaller stones and help their ejection through urine.
SIMPLE WAYS TO USE APPLE CIDER VINEGAR FOR KIDNEY STONES
Add 2 tablespoons of vinegar in a glass of water. Mix it and drink once a day. For prevention use this twice a week.
With baking soda
Mix 1teaspoon of apple cider vinegar and 2 teaspoons of honey. Use this twice a day it will help in elimination of the stones. You can also add a glass of water to the mixture.
With olive oil, lemon juice and water
Mix the 60ml of olive oil and 60 ml of lemon juice and drink it. Then drink a bigger glass of water(350ml). A half an hour later squeeze half a lemon in 350ml of water and add a tablespoon of apple cider vinegar. Use this every half an hour to remove kidney stones.
With coconut oil
Add 2 tablespoons of apple cider vinegar and 2 tablespoons of coconut oil in 500 ml of warm water. use it regularly until the stones are eliminated.
NOTE: use natural homemade apple cider vinegar, always dilute it with water 1:10 because it can harm your mouth, teeth and throat. Wash your mouth after use. Drink a lot of water and avoid coffee while on this treatments. If you suffer from gout or any other disease contact a doctor first. If you start feeling hard pain and symptoms like vomiting and blood in the urine then see an expert right away.