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Awesome electron micrograph of a kidney glomerus. Glomeruli are part of the smallest functional unit of our kidneys.

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from Etsy

Don't hate, urinate: funny human kidney cross-stitch pattern

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The color of your urine says something about your health. Infographic from @Cleveland Clinic HealthHub
from Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic

What The Color of Your Urine Says About You (Infographic

The color of your urine says something about your health. Infographic from @Cleveland Clinic HealthHub

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Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of glomeruli (green) and blood vessels (pink) in the human kidney. Glomeruli are made up of a tight knot of blood capillaries covered in podocyte cells

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After drinking a few glasses of water on a hot day, you might be struck with a sudden ... urge. Behind that feeling are two bean-shaped organs that work as fine-tuned internal sensors. Emma Bryce details how the incredible kidneys balance the amount of fluid in your body, detect waste in your blood, and know when to release the vitamins, minerals, and hormones you need to stay alive.

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