Honey, as a green and healthy food has abundant nutrients for humans’ bodies. However, for patients with CKD Stage 3, there are many dietary restrictions so as to protect their residual renal function. And many patients also wonder that whether they can eat honey or not. Now, see the answer below.
Generally speaking, honey is a mixture of sugars and other compounds, such as fructose, maltose, sucrose, other carbohydrates and trace amounts of vitamins. It is not only good to us, but also good for patients with Chronic Kidney Disease, let’s see the specific benefits together!
There are various enzyme and minerals, which can help improve the immune system for CKD patients and help them eliminate fatigue. Strong immune system can help patients prevent the possible infections and protect the left kidney function.
Lower blood pressure
CKD patients usually are troubled by hypertension duet to the damaged kidneys, while high blood pressure also can aggravate the illness condition. Honey is indeed a good thing for the CKD patients, because it has the function of lowering high blood pressure.
Protect heart and blood vessels
Heart disease is the most common death of kidney disease patients. Flavonoids and antioxidants in honey can help reduce the risk of heart disease which can save more people’s life.
Although honey has so many health benefits for kidney disease patients, not all patients are allowed to eat it. If you are a diabetic nephropathy patient, you should limit honey intake. Because if you eat honey for a long time and too much, your blood sugar must be fluctuated in a day. Unstable blood sugar level is not helpful for controlling your medical condition. Thus, you had better consult your doctor or our online doctor directly before eating honey.
If your conditions can not be controlled by diet, it is also urgent to look for alternative medical treatments. More natural treatments, you can add my Whatsapp+8615512139310 or email to us at firstname.lastname@example.org