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Monthly Archives: October 2018

Diets for Kidney Patients

For decades, doctors have ordered low protein diets for patients with kidney disease.  Americans consume, in general, far too much protein, creating extra work for the kidneys as they try to excrete the waste caused by protein metabolism.  When kidneys cannot function normally, the build-up in the blood of toxic protein by-products, takes a serious [...]