Stevia, which is a very popular sweetener has an important role in the practice of healthcare. Some research studies have shown that Stevia works well in diet plans designed for those with chronic illnesses like hypertension and diabetes.
Caffeine and kidney disease have often shared an uncertain relationship, with many conflicting reports over the years pointing to whether or not coffee has a positive impact, negative impact or no impact at all on the kidneys. A recent study
When you have chronic kidney disease, preserving what little kidney function remains is of critical importance. A recent study by Tokyo Takanawa hospital’s Dr. Kenjiro Kimura followed a group of elderly CKD patients who were split into two groups, one
New research and a couple of studies have shown cost-effective, medication-free hope for those suffering from diabetic kidney lesions. It appears the right kinds of plants and vegetables can actually heal, albeit temporarily, diabetic lesions on a person.
The Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics recently reported that over 90% of non-dialysis CKD patients don’t consult with a dietician even though doing so could radically improve their kidney health. Due to the obesity epidemic
Chronic kidney disease and diet have long shared a link and science has all but confirmed it. Participants of the 2005-2012 US National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey were analyzed in terms of identifying a correlation between dietary intake and
Despite the most persistent medical treatment and management of diabetes, approximately one-third of people living with diabetes will eventually suffer from diabetic nephropathy, or as it’s otherwise known, diabetic kidney issue. A new clinical trial sought to examine the effects
A recent systematic review by Sichuan University in China uncovered some new information regarding chronic kidney disease patients undergoing dialysis and hyperparathyroidism. Hyperparathyroidism is an excess of the parathyroid hormones which typically result from low blood calcium levels. Its denoted