Plant based Low Carb Diet for Kidney Patients

Episode 098: Plant based Low Carb Diet for Kidney Patients. A low carb diet is often recommended by renal dietitians for kidney patients who need to manage their blood sugar in addition to protecting their kidney health. Renal Dietitian Jen Hernandez and Kidney Health Coach James Fabin discuss tips for a low carb diet while on a plant based diet (vegan and vegetarian), along with the differences between a low carb diet and a ketogenic diet, and more.

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!

Learn more about Jen at www.PlantPoweredKidneys.com and make sure to join the Plant-Powered Kidneys Facebook community

To find a renal dietitian (in the US):

https://sites.google.com/view/ckdrd/home

https://renalnutrition.org/find-an-expert.php

https://www.eatright.org/find-an-expert

 

To find a renal dietitian in the UK:

https://freelancedietitians.org/