Promoting Kidney Health: World Kidney Day Celebration at NWGH

Northwest General Hospital (NWGH) commemorated World Kidney Day with an awareness walk and a seminar on kidney health on March 14, 2024. Dr. Aziz Ur Rehman, Consultant Urologist, emphasised the significance of regular medication for hypertension patients to safeguard kidney health. He advised diabetes patients to seek treatment from endocrinologists for proper care. Furthermore, he highlighted the importance of adequate water intake, particularly during Ramadan, and cautioned against consuming fizzy and sugary drinks. Senior Nutritionist Ms. Saba Tanveer echoed the importance of water intake and advocated against deep-fried foods for optimal kidney function.