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    My GFR Is 47, How Can I Improve My GFR

    2014-06-04 01:49| Font Size A A A

    My GFR Is 47, How Can I Improve My GFRGFR indicates how much blood is filtered by kidney in unit time, and it is an important standard for patients with CKD to learn about their kidney function. Well then, if CKD patients have GFR 47, how can they improve their GFR level?

    How dangerous is it if CKD patients have GFR 47?

    The GFR level of healthy people can reach 120m/min, and so GFR 47 is much lower than normal level. CKD is divided into five stages, and if patients have GFR 47, that means they are in kidney disease stage 3, which means patient’s overall kidney function is damaged moderately.

    However, kidney has strong metabolic ability, and half normal kidney function will be able to guarantee our body health, so it is not easy for patients to have severe health problems if they have stage 3 kidney disease. Thereby, even though patient’s kidney function is not able to guarantee their health, but they usually do not have severe health problems if their GFR level is 47.

    How to improve GFR 47?

    Patient’s overall condition is not dangerous at this point, and patients can take measures in these aspects to improve their GFR.

    1. diet restriction:

    In fact, many nutrients can influence patient’s kidney function directly, and many aspects in patient’s diet can influence their overall condition obviously. Thereby, patients should regulate their diet according to their own conditions, which is very helpful for them to protect their remaining kidney function and improve their kidney function.

    2. Good life habits:

    Patients should make themselves to have good life habits, which are very helpful for them to improve their overall conditions, and that will also help them to improve their renal condition. For example, patients should take appropriate exercise regularly.

    3. Proper treatment:

    Patients usually do not have severe health problems when their GFR is 47, but patients will also need to accept proper treatment to control their condition, and western medicine medicine will be a good choice to reach that purpose. Besides, Chinese medicine is very effective in promoting patient’s self-repairing ability, and it is very helpful for patients to improve their kidney function. Thereby, treatments can combine the advantages of Chinese medicine and western medicine are very helpful to improve patient’s condition, like Blood Pollution Therapy.

    Kidney disease is very dangerous, and patients should do their best to improve their condition. If you have any trouble in dealing with your condition, you can send your details and problem to ***. We will provide the guidance you need or do what we can to help you.

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