Renal Impairment Diet
When the kidneys fail, they are unable to filter waste from the bloodstream. A kidney disease diet limits the amount of certain nutrients, in order to minimize the amount of waste that must be removed from the bloodstream.
Kidney disease diet:
- Low calorie diet
- Fluid restriction
- Low phosphorus diet
- Low potassium diet
- Low protein diet
- Low sodium diet
Normally, the kidneys help to maintain the levels of calcium and vitamin B in the bloodstream.
Kidney disease diet also includes:
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