Kidney Diet Tips

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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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Changing to a Plant-Based Diet

The term “plant-based” eating does not yet have a strict definition and may cause confusion among health-focused consumers. In fact, there are many other terms…

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Managing Diabetes and Kidney Diets: Mealtime Suggestions

Uncontrolled diabetes can be dangerous, especially for the kidneys. The kidneys can be damaged by high blood sugar levels. This damage is permanent and can…

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Dietary Protein, BUN and Creatinine: What's the Connection?

If you have been told you have chronic kidney disease (CKD), you may be familiar with the lab values BUN and creatinine. BUN stands for…

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Kidney-Friendly Recipe Review: Easy Low Phosphorus Fudge

Have you been looking for a low phosphorus chocolate fix? Well, Easy Low Phosphorus Fudge might be a great option for you! Many of the patients…

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How DaVita Diet Helper Helps Me Manage Chronic Kidney Disease: A User’s Story

I learned I have chronic kidney disease (CKD) in 2013 when I was hospitalized with a blood pressure (BP) of 240/110. At the time, my…

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Recipe Review: Sweet and Sour Meatballs

Have you been on the hunt for an easy-to-make crowd pleaser? Well, look no further. These Sweet ‘n’ Sour Meatballs are a hit! I have…

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Why some high sodium foods don’t taste salty

Sometimes I look at the label on a food after eating it and discover the sodium content is much higher than expected. The lesson learned…

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Getting ready for 2010–tips for managing chronic kidney disease

The period between Christmas and New Years is a great time to wind down, reflect and gear up for the year ahead. I always like…

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