|To your good health: A question on how to keep kidney functions from getting worse|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
DEAR DR. ROACH: Two lab tests done in the past two years show that my kidneys are not functioning at 100 percent.
Is there any action I can take (such as diet or medication) to keep these figures from worsening? — L.M.
ANSWER: Kidney function tends to decrease with age, but kidneys also can be damaged from high blood pressure, diabetes, some medications and many other causes.
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