Understanding Kidney Labs: Labs Explained for Chronic Kidney Disease Patients

Episode 090: Understanding Kidney Labs: Labs Explained for Chronic Kidney Disease Patients. Kidney Health requires regular labs (bloodwork) to help guide your kidney disease treatment strategy. Understanding Kidney Labs will give you more insight into your kidney health and allow you to be more proactive with your Nephrologist (Kidney Specialist). Renal Dietitian Jen Hernandez and Kidney Health Coach explain labs kidney patients get to help you in understanding your kidney labs. We will cover eGFR, GFR, BUN, Creatinine, and all other important kidney function labs.

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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