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Kidney Health 101: What are Stage 1 and 2 Kidney Disease?

Did you know that chronic kidney disease (CKD) comes in stages? There are five stages of CKD and you may have heard from your doctor…

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Vitamin D in Chronic Kidney Disease

Vitamin D is a well-known vitamin that some of us may think of as the “sunshine” vitamin. In your health classes growing up, you were…

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Food Facts Friday: Cherries

Cherries not only taste good, but are good for you. These red jewels have anti-oxidant and anti-inflammatory properties, and are a source of polyphenols and…

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Kidney Health 101: What is Creatinine?

Learning that you have kidney disease can come with a lot of questions. And it can often feel like you’re learning a whole new vocabulary…

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Kidney Health 101: What Is a Nephrologist?

Learning that one or both of your kidneys aren’t functioning the way they should can be a stressful time. But connecting with a kidney doctor,…

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Food Facts Friday: Pecans

Fall is harvest time for new pecans. At their freshest, these nuts are sweet and crunchy. If you are wondering about including pecans in a…

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Missed Dialysis Treatments and Nutrition

Did you know that dialysis does not replace all of your kidney function? That’s right. Healthy kidneys work 24 hours a day, 7 days a…

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Peritoneal Dialysis: Need more Potassium?

When it comes to kidney disease, there are a lot of “P” words which have specific nutrition recommendations . . . protein, phosphorus, potassium ….

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Vitamins and Minerals for People with Kidney Disease

The need for vitamins and minerals can be met through diet for most healthy people. Kidney disease and the treatments for it can changes the…

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Green Pea Protein Powder: Kidney-friendly?

In recent years, plant-based diets and protein supplements have gained popularity with the general population. Studies find plant-based diets to have reduced risk of obesity,…

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