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    Is Chicory Root Good For Diabetic Nephropathy Patients

    2014-07-04 08:36| Font Size A A A

    Is Chicory Root Good For Diabetic Nephropathy PatientsChicory root is well-know for its medical usage and value. Then, is it still good for diabetic renal disease patients? Let’s see the answer from the following the article.

    If you suffer Diabetic Nephropathy, surely you must know this kidney disease is caused by long-term and uncontrolled diabetes. And diabetes is one of leading causes of kidney disease as well as high blood pressure. And long-term high blood sugar will increase kidney damage and affect other organs. Along with decline of renal function gradually or severely, numerous symptoms and complications will occur, such as swelling, high blood pressure, proteinuria, atherosclerosis and CVD (cardiovascular disease) and so on.

    To be frank, patients can get a lot of benefits from this plant which are as follows:

    1. Lower blood sugar

    In medicine, it is apart from being used to treat diabetes patients, it also have been prove to have the function of lowering high blood sugar levels.

    2. Natural diuretic

    It is a natural diuretic. If you take it regularly, it will help you increase your urination. In this regard, toxins and wastes in your body will be discharged out through urine, and swelling in your body will also be eliminated gradually.

    3. Lower bad cholesterol

    This extract helps lower cholesterol and is good for the heart as well as prevents some types of cancer.

    4. Prevent digestive ailments

    It help immensely in digestive ailments like constipation and diarrhea.

    5. Calming effect

    Chicory root has a calming and soothing effect on people. It acts as a sedative and assists in minimizing symptoms of stress.

    Up to now, I believe that you have a general knowing of this herbs. But what I want to stress is that although it has so many benefits for diabetic kidney disease patients, it does not mean that all patients can consume it freely. It is also said that overuse of products with this ingredient may cause drug interactions, eye problems, etc. Pregnant women must avoid using it. If you want to learn more info about other herbs, you can email us to or leave a message below and we will reply you ASAP.

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