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GLP-1 Weight Loss Medicine That Can Protect Your Kidneys


Episode 270: Obesity, blood sugar levels and GFR decline - the game changer GLP-1 weight loss medicine that can protect your kidneys. Dr. Rosansky, the author of Learn The Facts About Kidney Disease, shares the latest on a game-changing weight loss drug and how it has been shown to protect your kidneys and help those living with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD). Dr. Rosansky discusses the positives and negatives of the new GLP-1 drugs when used for weight loss and protecting your kidney health.

GLP-1 agonists class medications are generally taken by a shot (injection) given daily or weekly and include:
Dulaglutide (Trulicity) (weekly)
Exenatide extended-release (Bydureon bcise) (weekly)
Exenatide (Byetta) (twice daily)
Semaglutide (Ozempic) (weekly)
Liraglutide (Victoza, Saxenda) (daily)
Lixisenatide (Adlyxin) (daily)
Semaglutide (Rybelsus) (taken by mouth once daily)

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Learn The Facts About Kidney Disease by Steven Rosansky written for the average reader, offers useful information for patients with very mild Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) to those patients who need to plan for dialysis or kidney transplant. It offers scientifically proven ways to slow progression of Chronic Kidney Disease, including a chapter on a Smart Diet for all Chronic Kidney Disease patients. This diet not only can slow Chronic Kidney Disease progression but can also help patients to live longer and better. It offers the best treatments for the medical problems that can come with a diagnosis of Chronic Kidney Disease. For most patients this book will alleviate concerns about having Chronic Kidney Disease and for some patients with advanced Chronic Kidney Disease it offers an approach that can delay the start of dialysis for many months or even years in some cases. It explains why low and very low protein diets, promoted by many kidney books for patients, is usually not beneficial and may even be harmful. It provides the latest recommendations for treatment of Chronic Kidney Disease that comes from international kidney doctor organizations. The book is organized in a way that provides information for all patients with Chronic Kidney Disease in the first part of the book and has information in later chapters for patients whose Chronic Kidney Disease has progressed.

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