• By Joel Streed

What causes kidney stones: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

January 30, 2018

Approximately 1 in 10 people will deal with kidney stones during their lifetime. The stones, which have many causes, can affect any part of your urinary tract — from the kidneys to the bladder. Passing them can be extremely painful.

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Ivan Porter II, a Mayo Clinic nephrologist, explains how kidney stones form and what you can do to reduce your chances of experiencing them.

To listen, click the link below.

What caused kidney stones