The formation of stones in the kidneys or urinary tract is a fairly common disorder. This disorder occurs more frequently in middle age, with men being afflicted more often than women. Natural remedies for kidney stones can be effective if followed with diet and lifestyle changes.
SYMPTOMS OF KIDNEY STONES
parsley for kidney stone treatment
Kidney stones usually cause severe pain in their attempt to pass down the ureter on their way to the bladder. The pain is first felt in the side and thereafter in the groin and thighs. Other symptoms of kidney stones are a desire to urinate frequently, painful urination , scanty urination, nausea, vomiting, sweating, chills and shocks. The patient may also pass blood with the urine. Sometimes, large stones may remain in the kidneys without causing any trouble and these are
known as silent stones.
CAUSES OF KIDNEY STONES
The formation of stones in the kidneys is the result of defects in the general metabolism. They usually occur when the urine becomes highly concentrated due to heavy perspiration or insufficient intake of fluids. They are aggravated by a sedentary lifestyle. The other causes are wrong diet, excess intake of acid-forming foods, white flour and sugar products, meat, tea, coffee, condiments and spices, rich foods and overeating. Lack of vitamin A and an excessive intake of vitamin B may also lead to formation of stones.
NATURAL REMEDIES FOR KIDNEY STONESparsley for kidney treatment
A majority of patients suffering from kidney stones can be treated successfully by proper dietary regulations. These regulations will also prevent a recurrence of the symptoms. Kidney stones form when the kidneys are not able to process toxins efficiently. Specifically, a crystallization of unprocessed minerals builds up. Kidney stones cause pain and possible blockage of urine flow.
LEMON JUICE, OLIVE OIL, AND RAW APPLE CIDER VINEGAR
At the first symptom of stone pain, mix 2 oz of organic olive oil with 2 oz of organic lemon juice. Drink it straight and follow with a 12 ounce glass of purified water. Wait 30 minutes. Then, squeeze the juice of 1/2 lemon into 12 ounces of purified water, add 1 tablespoon of organic raw apple cider vinegar and drink. Repeat the lemon juice, water and apple cider vinegar recipe every hour until symptoms improve.
KIDNEY AND BLADDER TREATMENT WITH CUCUMBER JUICE
cucumber for kidney stonesCucumbers are among the best of treatments for kidney or bladder problems. Drinking cucumber juice alone or added to other vegetable juices is an excellent way to treat and correct kidney problems. Adding cucumber juice to carrot juice is a great remedy to prepare when there is an excess retention of uric acid in the system. Cucumbers are also used to correct high or low blood pressure because of their high potassium content.
KIDNEY STONES NATURAL TREATMENTS WITH DRIED PARSLEY
To help pass kidney stones, make a tea using ‘a teaspoon of dried parsley, one cup boiled water, one tablespoon lemon juice, and one tablespoon olive oil. Drink every day for at least one week
NATURAL KIDNEY TREATMENT WITH PEARSpears for kidney stone treatment
Core and peel a pear, then puree it in the blender. Place the pear mixture in a saucepan and add 2 cups of boiled water. Stir in cup of honey. Drink often during the day for two days.
NATURAL KIDNEY TREATMENT WITH THYME
Thyme is a good astringent so it will work to clean the kidneys and bladder. Pour 1 cup boiling water over 1 teaspoon of thyme. Let it sit for 15 minutes. Strain and sweeten with honey. Drink 1 cup a day for 1 week. Use Often to Flush the Kidneys
KIDNEY FLUSH WITH NATURAL PARSLEY TEA
parsley for kidney stones treatmentFirmly pack fresh parsley (stems and all) into a one-cup measuring cup. Pour 4 cups of boiling water over the parsley. Let steep until cool. Strain and refrigerate. Sweeten as desired. Reheat as needed. Drink several cups for 2 days. Do this several times during the summer when the parsley is new in the garden. Use a lot of parsley when you cook food. Also drink at least 3 quarts of parsley tea annually.
FRESH PARSLEY TEA TO TREAT CYSTITIS NATURALLY
Cystitis is an infection of the bladder, and is also commonly referred to as a urinary tract infection (UTI). It is often used to describe a wide range of infections, inflammations, or irritations of the lower urinary tract. To treat cystitis naturally put 1 teaspoon fresh parsley in 1 cup of boiling water and steep 15 minutes. Strain and sweeten. Drink several cups a day for 2 days.
FASTING TO TREAT KIDNEY PROBLEMS NATURALLY
To keep the body flushed of toxins, fast one day a month, drinking fruit juices only.
FLUSH OUT FAT AND KEEP YOUR KIDNEYS HEALTHYvegetable juice for kidney flush
Mix together 2 large carrots, 1 cup fresh parsley, cups chopped spinach, 1 cup fieshly chopped comfrey leaves, a couple of stalks of celery. 1 cup green beans. and cups of water in a large blender. Add ginger to taste. refrigerate. Drink as often as desired. Really flushes out the fat if used on a regular basis. Very high energy food
CARDAMOM POWDER FOR KIDNEY CLEANSINGcardamom powder for kidney problems
Cardamom can be bought ground or whole – Detoxifies the body of caffeine – Cleanses kidneys and bladder – Stimulates digestive system and reduces gas – Expectorant action – Improves circulation to the lungs and thus considered good for asthma and bronchitis
JUNIPER BERRIES FOR KIDNEY STONE TREATMENTS juniper berries to treat kidney problems
Juniper berries are used most often in the treatment of urinary problems, like edema, kidney stones & lower back pain. Juniper is helpful in the treatment of gout, bursitis, muscle pain, & rheumatoid arthritis because it helps to prevent the buildup of uric acid in the system, and is an anti inflammatory.
The seeds and juice of pomegranates can be considered another natural remedy for kidney stones. This may be related to their sourness and astringent properties. Prefer eating organic pomegranates and drinking freshly-squeezed pomegranate juice.
Studies show that people with recurrent kidney stones who took magnesium supplements had a 92.3 percent improvement rate in reduction of kidney stones. 300 mg of magnesium orotate is recommended daily for prevention and reduction of stones.
ORGANIC CELERY AS A DIURETIC AND KIDNEY TONIC
Celery in vegetable form and celery seed are great diuretics and kidney tonics. Regular use of celery seed, as a spice or as a tea, may prevent kidney stone formation.
BASIL AS A KIDNEY TONIC
A kidney tonifier, basil tea can be taken throughout the day for overall kidney health. If you have kidney stones, try taking one teaspoon each of basil juice with raw honey daily for up to six months.
DO YOU KNOW?
It would require 2500 gallons of water a day (that’s 40,000 glasses) to keep the body organs functioning properly, if the body didn’t have a unique method of conserving fluids. This is done by our kidneys which are a marvelous filtering system. Our kidneys weigh between 4-6 oz. each, are about 4-1/2 inches long and 2-3 inches wide, and they process an amount of blood equivalent to all that is in the human body (about five quarts) every four to five minutes. These small filters know exactly what substances to let pass by, and then they reabsorb the fluid after the poisons are passed on to the bladder as urine. The kidneys excrete one to one-and-a-half quarts of urine each day if the body is receiving enough water (8 or more glasses a day).