Managing Kidney Disease: Understanding and managing Potassium for people with kidney disease
Episode 169: Managing Kidney Disease: Understanding and managing Potassium for people with kidney disease. Potassium is a mineral that helps your body balance fluids and supports the function of your cells, nerves, and muscles. It’s found in varying levels in many foods, especially fruits and vegetables. It’s important to have the right balance of potassium in your blood. Dr. Rosansky discusses Potassium, the importance of managing potassium for those with kidney disease, and offers tips for managing your potassium. Dr. Rosansky also discusses when it could be GOOD as well as BAD to raise potassium in your renal diet. Dr. Rosansky is a retired Nephrologist and author of the book Learn The Facts About Kidney Disease.