Renal Diet Chat: Kidney Disease Diagnoses first steps to living with CKD and a renal diet

Episode 069: Renal Dietitian Chat | New CKD Diagnosis: First steps to living with Kidney Disease and a Renal Diet. Getting diagnosed with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) can seem overwhelming. Renal Dietitian Jen Hernandez and I walk through tips to set you up to not let kidney disease hold you back. In this episode, we discuss the emotional impact of a new CKD diagnosis, adjusting to a renal diet, finding a renal dietitian, supplements (Renadyl), renal multivitamins (ProRenal+D), and more.

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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