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Deepak Kumar

Member since 17 February 2017 18 December 2017 at 09:15

Your choice of treatment depends on a variety of factors: your medical condition, your lifestyle, and your level of comfort in administering your treatment at home. Both types of treatments are effective for many end stage renal disease (ESRD) patients. Regardless of whether you choose PD or HHD, the ability to dialyze at home can offer considerable clinical and lifestyle benefits. Research ha....

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Ayushmaan Wanchoo

Member since 27 June 2017 19 December 2017 at 09:25

If you’re at risk for kidney disease due to high blood pressure, diabetes, a family history of kidney failure or if you’re older than age 60, it’s important to get tested annually for kidney disease. Be sure to mention any symptoms you’re experiencing to your healthcare practitioner. You're more tired, have less energy or are having trouble concentrating.  A severe decrease in kidney funct....

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Mamta Bhardwaj

Member since 10 January 2017 19 December 2017 at 12:48

Vegetarian diets can meet the higher protein needs of a dialysis patient. Protein-enriched foods for vegetarians on a kidney diet may include: Meat analogs (meat substitutes such as soy burgers, tofu, hot dogs and deli slices) Soy products (tofu, tempeh) Beans and lentils Nuts and nut butter Eggs and egg substitutes Dairy products Grains The protein and nutrient content c....