Early detection is crucial for successful treatment of kidney disease. As warning signs start to show long before the disease develops, being able to recognize these can help you address the condition on time and thus increase your chances of recovery.
However, these early indicators normally resemble other conditions so when people start to experience them, they are usually unsuspecting of something more serious.
- Low back pain requires immediate medical attention
If you experience this type of pain, especially on the side you sleep on, it may indicate that the kidney on that side may be damaged. This pain is normally accompanied by painful urination. This pain gradually eases when you wake up in the middle of the night and get out of bed.