Chronic kidney disease is a mystery to many people. Unless you or someone very close to you have been diagnosed, it is unlikely that you know a whole lot about this chronic disease. A few people know the basics, that chronic kidney disease (also called renal disease) is the graduated failing of the kidneys. The […]
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If you have recently been diagnosed with chronic kidney disease, you likely have a lot of questions. You might even be scared about your health and what the future holds. What do you do next? Information is your strongest tool. Understanding what chronic kidney disease is and what changes you need to make are […]
Soda, Pop, Coke, Cola… Whatever you call it, it has a big impact on your health. Drinking soda can cause you to gain weight, retain fluid, and put you at risk for major health problems. Obesity, diabetes, and many other major health problems are associated with drinking soda regularly. Your kidneys are especially affected by […]
Especially at the beginning of a new diet and lifestyle journey, many people have a lot of questions before they can get started. Knowledge is power, and knowing what you are getting into and how your decisions can affect your health will better able you to make the best choices and live the healthiest lifestyle […]
Processed foods have become so commonplace in Western society that many people truly do not understand the affect they can have on your health. Especially for people with chronic health conditions like diabetes, hypertension, and kidney disease, eating a diet full of processed foods can do a lot of damage. Likely because they are so […]
What are processed foods doing to your chronic kidney disease?