Tag Archives: Phosphorus
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…Continue Reading »
Including High Phosphorus Foods in a Low Phosphorus Diet
Today’s kidney diet approach works to reduce restrictions while creating a diet lifestyle that works for you and your dialysis treatment plan. While categorizing high…Continue Reading »