Stages of Chronic Kidney Disease

The kidneys are essential for health. Kidneys filter the blood, eliminate waste, and play a role in the production of red blood cells. Kidney disease decreases the body’s ability to keep electrolytes in balance. As kidney damage progresses through the stages of chronic kidney disease, the effects can become fatal.

There are five stages of […]

Vegetarian Diet And Kidney Disease

Recent Study: Kidney Disease Patients on Vegetarian Diet Can Lower Blood, Urine Phosphorus Levels

Kidney disease patients who maintain a vegetarian diet see their phosphorus levels descend dramatically, a recent study showed. The results were scheduled for publication in the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (CJASN). They suggest that patients with kidney […]

Kidney Failure Reversed With Low Carb Diet

A study that shows what diet can do for kidney failure. I wouldn’t recommend anyone with kidney disease to go on this type of diet but there are diets available that are just as effective. Click here to learn more…

Diabetics’ Kidney Failure May Be Reversed by Low Carb Diet

Mt. Sinai School of Medicine […]

More People Getting Kidney Disease Due To Diabetes

Higher Incidence of Diabetic Kidney Disease in United States

During the last 20 years, diabetic kidney disease has become more prevalent in direct proportion to the increased incidence of diabetes during the same period, says a study published in the June 22-29, 2011 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA).

The disorder […]

This Diet Will Help Your Kidney (Renal) Disease

Avoiding Dialysis Through Management of Diet

“How to avoid dialysis” by Dr. Mackenzie Walser, suggests that the need for dialysis in kidney patients can be delayed with carefully controlled dietary treatment.

Among Dr. Walser’s patients were those with Nephrotic Syndrome, Polycystic Kidney Disease, Hypertensive Kidney Disease, and Diseases of the Glomeruli. For those with nephrotic […]

Got Kidney Disease? .. Pomegranite Juice May Be Your Answer!

An amazing simple remedy that may benefit people like myself, kidney disease sufferers. Click Here to learn more about how alternative medicine may help your kidney disease.

Pomegranate Juice Reduces Damage to Tissues, Inflammation and Infections, Study Suggests

A new study described in a paper to be presented at the American Society of Nephrology’s […]

Have Diabetes And On Dialysis? HbA1c test is not reliable…

Trusted Standard Glucose Test Not Best for Dialysis Patients

June 1, 2011. The most commonly used and trusted glucose monitoring test for diabetics – the hemoglobin HbA1c test — has been shown to be of limited value for dialysis patients, says a new study conducted at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. This study is scheduled […]

Your Kidneys and Your Health: Kidney Function and Chronic Kidney Disease

What Do Your Kidneys Do?

Two bean-shaped organs on either side of your spine, about midway down your torso – your kidneys are amazingly multi-functional. They clean waste products from the blood, maintain blood pressure at proper levels, prompt the production of red blood cells, and keep the body’s electrolyte levels balanced.

They are closely […]