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Managing an Aging Parent With Kidney Failure

By Leann Reynolds What exactly do the kidneys do? The kidneys help the body maintain homeostasis by filtering out waste products, balancing electrolyte levels, controlling blood pressure, and stimulating the production of red blood cells. According to the National Kidney Foundation, kidneys filter about 200 quarts of fluid each day, removing about two quarts (in…
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