Weifang People’s Hospital held a series of activities for 2022 World Kidney Day
Kidney disease is called “silent killer”, a lot of people unknowingly inexplicably become uremia patients.With the increasing incidence of Kidney disease, in order to attract people’s attention to Kidney disease, the international Society of Nephrology and the International Federation of Kidney Foundation jointly proposed the establishment of World Kidney Day in 2006, and set the second Thursday in March as the World Kidney Day.This year, March 10 marks the 17th Kidney Day. The theme is “Kidney Health for everyone — Love my kidney, knowledge strengthens kidney;Promote national health literacy, kidney health for all “.At 9 o ‘clock in the morning, the director of the department of nephrology, chief physician Wang Jianying led the nephrology medical professional team in weifang People’s Hospital outpatient department first floor hall for free diagnosis activities.Medical staff for citizens free blood pressure, explain kidney disease knowledge.Visitors to the hospital can check their kidney health through a QR code provided by the hospital.This activity distributed more than 1000 copies of kidney health propaganda and education materials, improved the public’s understanding of chronic kidney disease, called on people to pay attention to the early screening and prevention of chronic kidney disease, and actively participate in the ranks of kidney protection and protection.What person gets kidney disease easily?1. People with metabolic diseases.Because hypertension, arteriosclerosis, diabetes and other diseases may lead to kidney function lesions.If the long-term control is not good, easy to cause kidney disease.2. There is a significant family history of kidney disease.If an immediate family member has kidney disease, the incidence of kidney disease is much higher than normal.3. Infectious diseases and immune system diseases.Such as liver disease, allergic purpura, systemic lupus erythematosus patients, also easy to increase the incidence of kidney disease.4. People with bad living habits.Often stay up late, smoke, drink, also easy to damage kidney function, further development may cause kidney disease.At what age does kidney disease tend to occur?Which age are prone to occur, but the types of kidney damage disease in different age groups are different.Children and adolescents, prone to acute nephritis, allergic purpura, etc.;Young and middle-aged, prone to chronic nephritis, nephrotic syndrome, diabetic nephropathy, etc.The elderly, prone to diabetic nephropathy, hypertensive nephropathy, tumor-related nephropathy, etc.These diseases, if poorly controlled, can gradually lead to renal insufficiency and eventually to uremia.Got uremia, how should deal with?Patients with uremia do not be discouraged, there are currently three methods to treat peritoneal dialysis, hemodialysis and kidney transplantation.Peritoneal dialysis should be considered as a priority for new dialysis patients, as suggested in the Guidelines for Renal Physicians’ Medical Work during novel Coronavirus Infection Prevention and Control by Renal Physicians Branch of Chinese Medical Doctors Association.Peritoneal dialysis has many advantages: • Peritoneal dialysis is no different from hemodialysis in terms of cost, treatment effectiveness, and quality of life;• Peritoneal dialysis benefits the preservation of residual renal function and reduces the use of antihypertensive drugs and anemia medications.• Peritoneal dialysis can be performed at home, making it easier for patients to return to their families and communities.