6-20-15: Revised to delete the link to a site no longer available. Don’t worry. I’ll find more! LOL
Okay, I’ve written about “Dialysis and Phosphorus” and, eventually, “Dialysis and Potassium” (Sorry, I haven’t written it yet. I didn’t realize that until just now! Oops)
From RenalDietHQ comes an article that just about covers every base from CKD diet plans to ESRD diet plans. It’s a payment-based diet system, but for some people, that may be a good way to manage their diet. CLICK HERE to read it. But, for free, there is the Davita Diet Helper; you’ll have to put some effort into managing your own diet, however.
Let them eat during dialysis! Here’s a study published in the Journal of Renal Nurtition that looks at the benefits of eating or feeding patients during dialysis. It’s very technical because it’s an academic study but it shows that feeding dialysis patients improves their lot. Let Them Eat During Dialysis: An Overlooked Opportunity to Improve Outcomes in Maintenance Hemodialysis Patients
And, some tips from the ESRD Network 8 (AL, MS, TN) about a dialysis diet and the notorious “FAST FOOD”!
Here’s a post from the National Kidney Foundation titled, “7 Kidney-friendly Superfoods” Here are some foods you CAN eat! Yay!
Here’s a sign-up page for the Davita Diet Helper. Davita has a committed group of dietitians that come up with great kidney-friendly ideas all the time
That’s it for the moment but I’m sure I’ll come across much more to add to this. In the meantime, if you have a good recipe or place where you find inspiration for cooking for dialysis, please feel free to comment below. It will really help others.
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