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Why are Calcimimetics Prescribed for Kidney Patients?

Calcimimetics are prescribed to treat a condition called secondary hyperparathyroidism (hyper-para-thyroid-ism). In this condition the parathyroid glands are overactive. Kidney failure often causes the parathyroid glands…

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Dietary Acid Load and High Alkaline Diet: Connection to Kidney Disease

The human body strives for perfect balance. Think about it–too much stress, too much food, not enough sleep, working or playing too much can all…

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Today’s Kidney Diet Simply Spring Cookbook

Just in time for a new spring menu, the Today’s Kidney Diet (TKD) Simply Spring cookbook is here. This issue features recipes that use fresh spring…

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Medical Nutrition Therapy for Kidney Patients

Many people with chronic kidney disease (CKD) find that visiting a dietitian is a great source of help with diet and meal planning. I would…

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