End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) is the most serious condition that needs dialysis. Whether you are on dialysis or have been a dialysis patient for years, there are probably time when struggle to keep enough weight on. Dialysis makes you lose weight. Why? What you can do to gain weight? I will explain to you in this article. Any other questions, you are welcomed to email to email@example.com or consult the doctors online.
Why does dialysis make you lose weight?
Due to severely damaged kidneys, many wastes and toxins accumulate in many parts of the body. When those harmful substances attack the intestinal tract, they will cause some digestive problems. As a result, dialysis patients will experience poor appetite, nausea, vomiting, or diarrhea. Therefore, not enough nutritions can be supplied for the patients. With time goes by, their weights lose more.
How can you gain weight?
● Improve kidney function
You can see from the above paragraph that the root cause is the damage kidneys. As long as medicines or therapies can help the kidneys filter excessive wastes and toxins, thus reducing digestive system injury.
The best way to achieve that is Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). They are natural because of the herbs come from the nature. Our experts have innovated one effective treatment for treating kidney disease. This therapy is called “Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy”.
The effective ingredients can expand the blood vessels and reduce inflammation on the kidneys, so that it can promote blood circulation to filter more wastes and toxins. Therefore, your intestinal tract will be protected, then you can have a good appetite.
● Dietary suggestions
- Eat more high-protein: Consume foods like lean meat, chicken, pork, fish, and egg whites.
- Avoid high concentrations of potassium and phosphorus.
- Choose foods that are high in calories.
- Find foods that are naturally appealing to you.