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  • Friendly diet foods for kidney patients

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions August 8, 2017 10:10 PM

    1, kidney disease patients can choose to be rich in vitamin A, B2 and C food, in order to be able to diet, develop good eating habits. 2, drink plenty of water, water is in patients with nephropathy without limit, drinking orange juice, Watermelon Juice, Orange Juice, vegetable juice, with...

  • Can the GFR test be wrong? A false low number?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions July 30, 2014 07:33 PM

    My doctor's office just called to say my GFR is 55 and I need to come in for another test. Having no idea what that was, I googled it and am now TOTALLY FREAKED OUT. Third stage of incurable kidney disease!!! Please tell me this could be a mistake somehow. I don't smoke & rarely drink. My BP is...

  • I want to know more about kidney failure.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions April 30, 2014 03:57 PM

    Chronic kidney failure is that develop from all kinds of primary kidney disease or secondary kidney disease. The kidney progressive damage and the excretory, secretory and the function of regulating body’s metabolism is gradually slowing down. In medicine, chronic kidney disease have both...

  • How to control Polycystic Kidney Disease

    pkdcn2897 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions September 21, 2013 08:04 AM

    PKD is hard to control, which is associated with the current treatment. In many countries, the western medicine are used for Polycystic Kidney Disease. Surgery is recommended when the cyst is too large and causes damages on kidneys. However, surgery only can remove limited cysts. Once the larger...

  • Back Pain in Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD)

    pkdcn2897 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions March 23, 2013 06:29 AM

    Back pain is the chief complain among people with Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD). Well then, what are the causes of back pain in Polycystic Kidney Disease and how to prevent the pain?Causes of back pain in Polycystic Kidney Disease* Infection of the cyst will be blame for the pain in the location...

  • Treatment High Creatinine With Renal Failure

    pkdcn2897 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions March 3, 2013 09:10 AM

    Creatinine is a by-product of the filtration of the blood.Normally, your kidneys filter creatinine out of your bloodstream. If you have high creatinine levels, this indicates a problem with your kidneys. Kidney function can become impaired from chronic kidney disease or acute kidney failure.Chronic...

  • Symptoms Of Renal Failure

    pkdcn2897 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions February 7, 2013 08:15 AM

    Clinical, but the most easily overlooked cause drowsiness, fatigue why does too much. Such as drowsiness, fatigue: this is the early symptoms of kidney career “full fight in” the blame mostly scared and tired. A little rest and symptoms improved, are more easily overlooked. Complexion yellowed:...

  • Diet To lower High Creatinine levels

    pkdcn2897 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions January 24, 2013 05:40 AM

    Creatinine is a blood test that is ordered to assess kidney function. Using this test, along with other factors such as age, gender and weight, can help physicians calculate the estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR), which is a measure of kidney damage.There is no one particular kidney diet...

  • Treatment for Stage 4 CKD

    pkdcn2897 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions January 16, 2013 07:38 AM

    It is called stage 4 chronic kidney disease (CKD) when GFR has been severely reduced to 15-29. In this stage there have been advanced renal damages and more than 2/3 kidney functions have been lost.Kidney function of 25% means that the illness condition is still in the early period of stage 4 CKD,...

  • Can Chronic Kidney Disease Be Reversed

    pkdcn2897 1 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions December 17, 2012 08:46 AM

    Can chronic kidney disease be reversed?It is up to which stage patients are in. different from other diseases such as respiratory disease and heart disease, chronic kidney diseases usually have no sign in clinic, which is ignored by many people. Many kidney disease patients do not go to hospital...

  • Can Chronic Kidney Disease Patients Drink Milk?

    pkdcn2897 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions December 11, 2012 08:41 AM

    Can Chronic Kidney Disease patients drink milk? Milk contains essential and a variety of amino acid, and the amount is also enough. In addition, the structure of protein is quite similar to that of humans, which means that the nutrition is easy to be absorbed. So it is good for Chronic Kidney...

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  • kidney transplant for kidney disease

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions June 10, 2012 08:12 AM

    Recently, a news says that a lady died on the operating table trying to donate her kidney to her brother. This is a bad new and meanwhile it reminds us of the fact that kidney transplant is not safe, even for the kidney donor.Then: How Does Kidney Transplant Threat Kidney Failure Patients

  • what are best treatment for kidney disease?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions June 10, 2012 08:05 AM

    what are best treatment for kidney disease?

  • Which Treatment Is Suitable for Patients after Kidney Transplant?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions June 2, 2012 11:47 AM

    Since knowing the disadvantages of kidney transplant, most people have been seeking a new option to treat renal failure or ESRD effectively. Now, stem cell therapy has been worked out to treat kidney disease with a magical effect. Then, which treatment is suitable for patients of kidney...

  • If I have Renal Fibrosis in Chronic Kidney Disease, how can I Stop It ?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions May 31, 2012 08:44 AM

    Renal fibrosis refers to the pathological and physiological changes in kidneys. It is a developing process, in which the kidneys are damaged gradually until lose their functions completely. Therefore, to prevent Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) from developing into Renal Failure, the patients should...

  • The best method in the treatment of diabetic nephropathy

    maryvisa 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions May 11, 2012 09:42 AM

    Long-time diabetes can cause kidney damage,diabetic nephropathy is a chronic kidney disease. But it is possible to improve your kidney disease with the treatemnt.Both of Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy and stem cells treatment have the function to repair damaged kidney. Generally speaking, the...

  • Can end-stage renal disease caused by diabetes be cured?

    maylee 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions May 4, 2012 09:52 AM

    Diabetic nephropathy is a complication which is caused by diabetes. Different from the other kidney disease, diabetic nephropathy often will faster progress than others. If untreated, it develops into end-stage renal failure in short time. They want to know whether their condition can be cured. In...

  • 25 y/o male with kidney issues - please advise

    drcd27 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions January 10, 2012 11:47 PM

    Hello - I am wondering if anyone out there might have a clue as to what is going on with me. So as to not bore you with a long story, here's the facts, straight up:I had a flu bug in November which was just awful. It caused me to go diarrhea in bed in the middle of the night. It got everywhere, and...

  • Complications of Chronic Kidney Disease in End Stage

    pkdcn2897 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions December 19, 2011 11:51 AM

    Chronic Kidney Disease can be divided into five stages according to glomerular filtration rate. The last stage of Chronic Kidney Disease is called End Stage Renal Kidney (ESRD). With stage 5 Chronic Kidney Disease, people usually have a group of complications and the followings are the common...

  • Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) Eat Turkey during Christmas

    ckdsite 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions December 19, 2011 09:27 AM

    Christmas is coming. Just like Spring Festival in China, Christmas is the biggest festival in some western countries. During the festival, there are so many yummy foods that people with Chronic Kidney Disease(CKD) always ignore their health by eating too much various foods. When it comes to...