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    How to Increase GFR by Diet

    2014-04-09 03:25| Font Size A A A

    How to Increase GFR by DietGlomerular Filtration Rate (GFR) is an important reflection of patient’s kidney function. As patient’s kidney disease progresses, patient’s kidney function will be reduced gradually, which will cause patient’s GFR to reduce.

    On the other hand, diet is an important aspect for patients with kidney disease, which can influence patient’s condition obviously. Well then, how should patients increase their GFR by regulating diet?

    1. Appropriate protein:

    Protein is important for our body health, and patients should also be careful in their protein intake, because much protein intake can produce lots of wastes which need to be filtrated out by kidney, and that can aggravate patient’s kidney damage.

    Thereby, to protect patient’s kidney function, it is important for patients to have appropriate protein intake.

    2. Reducing sodium:

    Much sodium intake is very dangerous for patients with kidney disease, because that can cause hypertension and edema, while hypertension can aggravate patient’s kidney damage obviously.

    Thereby, to protect patient’s kidney function, it is necessary for patients to reduce their sodium intake.

    3. More water:

    If patients do not have obvious edema, increasing patient’s waster intake is very beneficial for patient’s kidney. So, patients should guarantee themselves to have enough water intake.

    4. Moderate calory:

    Calory can guarantee the need of patient’s body activity, and it can reduce the decomposition of protein. As we know, that is very beneficial for protect patient’s kidney function.

    5. Vegetables and fruits:

    Most vegetables and fruits are heathy foods, and they can provide important nutrients like vitamins, which are very essential for patients to improve their body function. Thereby, if necessary, patients should increase the intake of vegetables and fruits in their diet.

    These are some important aspects should be considered by patients with kidney disease, and they are very helpful for patients to protect their kidney function and improve their kidney function, which will also help patients to improve their GFR. On the other, diet is an important aspect to improve patient’s condition, but it can not be done if patients just want to rely on diet to improve their condition, because diet can not stop the progression of their disease.

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