A special diet is very necessary for Renal Failure patients. Since at this end stage of renal disease, your kidneys have failed to filter excess wastes and toxins. You are required to limit certain foods.
What is Renal Failure diet?
A Renal Failure diet requires you to control the amount of sodium, protein, potassium, phosphorous and even calcium. A Renal Failure diet can help decrease the amount of waste made by your body and reduce the burden on kidneys so that they can work better.
However, you may need to make other diet changes if you have other health other health problems, such as diabetes.
Foods you can include in your Renal Failure
-1 slice of bread
-Half of hamburger bun
-half cup of cream of rice, cream of wheat, farina, or cooked grits
-Green beans or bean sprouts
-Raw cabbage, cauliflower, eggplant
-Cucumber, onions, or canned corn
- 1 small raw carrot or 1 stalk or raw celery
-Fresh and canned mushrooms
-Apple juice, applesauce, or 1 small apple
-Grapes or grape juice
-Half of cup of milk (fat free, low-fat, whole, buttermilk, or chocolate milk)
-Half cup of plain or fruit-flavored yogurt, ice milk, or ice cream
-1 slice of cheese
● Meat and other protein foods
Egg white, lean meat, fish, tuna, unsalted canned salmon.
If you have high blood pressure or diabetes, you should also limit foods high in fat and sugar. In addition, obesity is also a risk or cardiovascular diseases, which can be the leading cause of death of Renal Failure patients. Therefore, losing weight is sometimes necessary.
The above are just diet suggestions for general Renal Failure patients. As for you won condition, you should consult your doctor to make a specific diet plant. You are also welcomed to email to us at firstname.lastname@example.org for our free advice.