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    How to Improve GFR with Diet

    2014-05-20 07:14| Font Size A A A

    How to Improve GFR with DietFor patients with kidney disease, GFR is an important indicator of how well patient’s kidneys are working. The more kidney function is damaged by kidney disease, the lower patient’s creatinine level will be. Thereby, if patient’s GFR can be improved, that is very significant. As we know, diet can influence our body health obviously, and it is important for patients to regulate their diet to improve their overall condition, including GFR. Well then, how to improve GFR with diet?

    In fact, there are some aspects of Diet can influence patients’ kidney function obviously, and patients should regulate them according to their own condition, which can help patients improve their GFR effectively.

    1. Water:

    It is necessary for patients to increase their water intake unless they have obvious edema or they are accepting dialysis. In fact, drinking enough water is very beneficial for patients to protect and improve their remaining kidney function.

    2. Appropriate protein:

    Protein can produce lots of metabolic wastes, which should be filtrated out by kidney. Much excess metabolic wastes will increase the workload of kidney, which may aggravate patient’s kidney damage. But protein is also an important nutrient to our body, so the essential protein intake should be guaranteed.

    3. Low sodium:

    High sodium is very dangerous, because it can cause hypertension, which can aggravate patient’s kidney damage. Thereby, it is important for patients to make their diet have low sodium. To reach this purpose, it is better for patients to limit the amount of salt in their diet, which is the main sodium source.

    4. Moderate calory:

    Moderate calory is also very helpful, because that can guarantee the need of patient’s body activity, which can reduce the decomposition of protein in patient’s body. That is very beneficial for patients to protect and improve their remaining kidney function.

    5. Electrolytes:

    When kidney function is too low to guarantee patients’ body health, that will cause the metabolic disorder of electrolytes in their body. Some electrolytes’ metabolic disorders can cause patients to have many health problems, such as potassium, phosphorus, calcium, etc, which can cause problems like renal osteopathy, itching, arrhythmia, etc. It is important for patients to regulate these electrolytes’ level in their body, which can help improve patient’s overall condition.

    These are some important aspects of diet that can help patients with kidney disease protect and improve their remaining kidney function, which will help patients improve their GFR.

    chronic kidney disease is life-threating, which can cause patients to have many complicated heath problems. Patients should do their best to improve their condition. If you need any help, you can contact our online experts. We will provide the help you need or do what we can to help you.

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