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/
Renal Dietitian Jen Hernandez's Mission:
To simplify the nutritional needs for individuals with chronic kidney disease, and to decrease the prevalence of kidney disease by providing nutrition education including realistic and wholesome lifestyle changes.
Jen helps those with chronic kidney disease find their best kidney-friendly diet so that they can spend less time stressing over keeping their kidney function and get more control of their life!
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