Low Protein Diet for Chronic Kidney Disease Patients: Who should/shouldn't & importance of protein
Episode 195:Low Protein Diet for Chronic Kidney Disease Patients: Who should and shouldn't & importance of protein. Renal Dietitian Jen Hernandez discusses the Low Protein diet for kidney patients with a focus on who should follow the low protein diet and who shouldn't, as well as why a low protein diet is so important when it comes to CKD. Renal dietitian Jen Hernandez of Plant-Powered Kidneys makes learning about the important role of nutrition easy to understand.
Renal Dietitian Jen Hernandez Covers:
What is a low protein diet?
What are the health benefits?
Are there risks with a low protein diet?
Who should follow a low protein diet?
Who should not follow a low protein diet?
Foods to include on a low protein diet
Foods to avoid on a low protein diet
Protein Content of High Protein Foods
Supplements for a low protein diet
Low protein diet sample menu
Tips for switching to a low protein diet
How to track a low protein diet
When to get professional help
⭐ Learn more at renal dietitian Jen Hernandez's "The Low Protein Diet for Chronic Kidney Disease" blog https://www.plantpoweredkidneys.com/low-protein-diet/
Plant-Powered Kidneys Mission:
To simplify the nutritional needs for individuals with kidney disease, and to decrease the prevalence of kidney disease by providing nutrition education including realistic and wholesome lifestyle changes 🥗.
Jen Hernandez and the other renal dietitians of Plant-Powered Kidneys help those with kidney disease find their best kidney-friendly diet 🥑 ! Jen's kidney warriors spend less time stressing over the "right" foods to eat 😓 and more time saving their kidney function and loving life 🙌 !
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