Knowing what to eat when you are living with a chronic disease such as chronic kidney disease can be a daunting idea but it does not have to be. Although your diet, depending on what stage of kidney disease you are in, may be somewhat restrictive, there are still plenty of foods you can eat and enjoy. Seeing a successful kidney friendly meal plan might help you to get an idea of what type of foods are safe and healthy to eat with chronic kidney disease.
Here is a two day example menu to get you started:
Breakfast: One serving of egg substitute, scrambled with fresh chopped onion and red and green bell peppers. Pair with one slice of white toast with one or two teaspoons of cream cheese and a small bowl (about a ½ cup) of fresh strawberries. [Read more…]