Diet For People With Kidney Problems
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Low Potassium Diet
People who suffer from kidney-related ailments are advised to follow a low potassium diet. In this article, we take a look at the various foods that are included in this diet as well as those which are supposed to be avoided.
Low Potassium Handout - Kidney RD
KidneyGrub low potassium foods have less than 200 mg per serving. This handout is not comprehensive but has some of the most common low potassium foods that people enjoy. (See the Grocery List for other suggestions). Serving size is 1/2 c fresh, canned or cooked. OR 1/4 c dried or 1/2 c juice. What are your …
Boxes are here
34 boxes of dialysis supplies were delivered today. Thankfully they fit in the spot I cleared for them. Each one weighs about 24 pounds, so I won't be moving them. Thankfully the man that delivered them, put them where they belong, so they are all in place. We had two appointments today. One with the surgeon to check up on Hubby and start talking about transplant and one with the dialysis nurse. The dialysis nurse told us that we will be getting one more very large box with all the tubing in…
NxStage Patient Success Stories
26 million Americans suffer from kidney disease and millions more are at risk. Your kidneys’ main function is to remove waste from your blood...
24 Back to School Organization Ideas
These back to school organization ideas make the perfectionist in me so happy! I'm not a very organized person, so I can promise you that if you open my mudroom door right now, you won't see perfectly lined up shoes with hooks for jackets and names centered perfectly over top. I'd love to be that organized, but then I come back to reality and remember that I have three messy kids. Even still, somehow, seeing other people's organizing ideas makes me drool a little and hope that maybe one day…
Herbal Supplements and Kidney Disease
Is it safe to use herbal supplements if I have kidney disease? You may think about using herbal supplements to help with any health concerns you may have, but as a patient with kidney disease, you should use caution with herbal supplements. Use of herbal supplements is often unsafe if you have kidney disease since some herbal products can cause harm to your kidneys and even
Packing for a trip is time consuming. It gets worse when packing for a home hemodialysis patient. Here is a list of everything I can think of that you will need to pack for home hemodialysis. I even included descriptions of what everything is used for and some helpful tips.