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Body aches, loss of appeitite, low grade fever, had bladder infection, flu like symptoms

yes! My mother who is elderly is in a lot of pain and we believe she has a kidney infection. She has been on antibiotics off and on since January with a severe bladder infection. Last check they infection was cleared. She now is suffering from body/back aches, loss of appeitite with flu like symptonms. Low grade fever. Can she use heat on the kidney area for relief until she sees the doctor?
Asked On : Fri, 11 Oct 2013
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Hi, thank you for posting.

If your mother has svere kidney aches, she needs to use heat on the kidney are for relief. She also need Acetominophen for fever and body aches.
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