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    Bad Foods for Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) Patients

    Bad Foods for Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) PatientsDiet plays an important role in Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) treatment. Improper diet means you are killing your kidneys. The following are some bad foods which should be avoided by CKD patients.

    1. Grapefruit

    Grapefruits contain rich vitamins and para-insulin, which can prevent stroke, cerebral thrombosis and diabetes. If patients have high potassium level, they can eat grapefruit moderately. But patients should not eat grapefruit when they suffer from hyperlipidemia or kidney failure. Besides, some substances in grapefruits can prevent enzyme activity to promote drug absorption. Thus, kidney patients had better not eat grapefruits when they are taking medications.

    2. Shiitake

    Shiitake is rich in iron element. Eating shiitake can prevent anemia effectively so it is ok for kidney patients with anemia. However, shiitake is also rich in potassium. Therefore, kidney patients with high potassium level should avoid it.

    3. Cucurbita pepo L

    The potassium level and purine level in cucurbita pepo L are low. Also cucurbita pepo L has diuretic effect. This food is usually good for every kidney patient. More importantly, there is inducing agent which can stimulate your body to produce interferon and improve your immunity so as to fight diseases effectively.

    4. Okra

    Okra is the best food for nourishing your kidneys and it has obvious effect in lowering blood sugar. Okra also contains various nutrients. Before eating okra, boil it to remove potassium, which is beneficial for kidney patients.

    5. Asparagus lettuce

    Asparagus lettuce is the most suitable food for kidney patients with high blood pressure and low potassium. Eating asparagus lettuce can improve the blood vessel tension and promote urine output. Moreover, it contains low sugar so it is also good for diabetic nephropathy patients.

    Although diet is important, it is only a supporting therapy. The radical treatment for CKD patients should be a systematic Chinese medicine treatment including Medicated Bath, Medicated Foot Bath, Mai Kang Mixture, Moxibustion Therapy and Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy, etc. These therapies can remove toxins and wastes out first to provide a clean blood environment. In a clean and nutritious environment, our Chinese medicines can restore injured kidney tissues and improve renal function gradually. When renal function is improved, relative symptoms like blood in urine, proteinuria, swelling and poor appetite, etc can all be relieved. Also it is possible for someone to reduce dialysis or even avoid dialysis.

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