Explore the health and wellbeing issues concerning kite surfing and kidneys.
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Learn about Kite Surfing and Kidneys Female: You thought flying a kite was a walk in a park take it to the water with a board and you’re in for a whole lot of kitesurfing fun. The Chinese were perhaps the first to use kites to move things along in the 13th century. Then, thanks to horse taxes in the 1800s kite proportion technology really took off so thanks to a bunch of 19th century farmers who were trying to cut costs. The 20th century took this kite technology and added a whole lot of fun. Kites we tried with canoes, our skates and roller-skates, snow skis and buggies. But it looks like the general consensus is kites makes best with surf boards and fun loving people. By the late 1990s kitesurfing and kite boarding had become the mainstream. With those Pro-Am competition was held in you guess it Hawaii in 1998. It’s probably best to enroll in some classes to learn the basics. Launching, flying, landing and usage of the bar and other safety devices is not as straightforward as it looks. You wouldn’t want to get tangled up out there in the water. But once you’re trained up you can take to the water for some flying, jumping, turning and board grabs. You know you’ve really made it when you know what a tail fishy is. It’s a general kitesurfing knowledge that you never go out with an off shore wind you could end up in the middle of the ocean. Cross-shore winds will always lead you back to the shore. They’re generally less gusty too. With a few lesson under your belt kitesurfing is an adventurous fun way to keep fit. Being part of the urinary system most people are aware that kidneys play a vital role in eliminating waste such as urea from the human body. That did you also know that this pair of organs helps to regulate the blood pressure produces vital hormones and keeps the acid to base balance in the body just right. Chinese medicine considers the kidneys to be the main batteries for the body. They do their jobs so efficiently that a few people go through life not knowing they’ve only had one all alone. Yet there are others who find themselves with kidney disease such as polycystic kidneys. Hemodialysis can now be done in your own home while you sleep at night. There are still inherent risks. A donated organ is the best option. Nadey Hakim: I think people are suddenly afraid and this is why we have to highlight to everyone that organ donation from the living is a very safe procedure and nothing should go wrong. Each of us is born as God has given us a message say you’ve got two kidneys you can give one of them to help someone else. Female: The advantages of receiving an organ donation from a living person are many. A kidney received from a cadet may last only 10 years. From a living person the kidney will be good for at least 25 years. A kidney transplants are becoming common place. They are performed at least fortnightly in research hospitals around the world. And if all goes well you’ll be out of there in just one week. Robert Douglas from the USA holds the speed record for kitesurfing at a swift 92.3 kilometers per hour.