Mediterranean Diet Is A Proper Diet For Kidney Patients
Cardiovascular Diseases are common complications and death cause of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) patients. Traditional diet only focuses on the intake of energy and protein, and the restriction of certain micronutrient while rarely pay attention to diet quality. Single restriction of sodium, potassium and phosphorus intake can affect the overall diet quality of patients.
Mediterranean Diet (MD) has been incorporated into a number of clinical guidelines to prevent chronic disease. And newest studies have proven that MD mode helps delay the progression of CKD and prevent complications.
Characteristics of MD
Eat more fruits, vegetables, bread, whole grain, potato, beans and nuts
Extra virgin cold pressed olive oil
Low - medium consumption of dairy products, fish and poultry
0-4 eggs per week
Eat less candies and red meat
Drink small or medium wines with meals
The advantages of MD to CKD patients
Reduce the risk of death
Low dietary acid load can delay the decline of kidney function and control serum bicarbonate
Diet plays an important role in kidney treatment. But if you only rely on diet to get recovery, it is impossible. You should treat your kidney disease from root. Only in this way can you get a long and high quality life. Here we recommend Chinese Medicine Treatments including Moxibustion Therapy, Steaming Therapy, Enema Therapy, Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy, Medicinal Soup and Medicated Foot Bath. They first purify blood through removing wastes and toxins from your body. This can give you a clean blood environment. Then Chinese medicines can arrive at kidney lesion directly to restore kidney damage and improve renal function through dilating blood vessels, improving blood circulation, preventing inflammation and coagulation, degrading extracellular matrix and providing nutrients. In this way, kidney disease can be treated effectively and your life quality can be improved.
***Please seek professional medical advise for the diagnosis or treatment of any ailment, disease or medical condition. This article is not intended to be a substitute for the advice of a licensed medical professional.***