When people are attacked by Chronic Kidney Disease, they are recommended with a strict diet plan which is helpful for them to protect the kidney functions and remit some symptoms. With a healthy diet, Chronic Kidney Disease patients can live a longer and healthier life. Generally speaking, following a kidney-friendly diet focuses on limiting the intake of phosphorus, potassium, sodium, protein and fluid. This article will have a analysis about the intake of phosphorus.
The kidneys are responsible for regulating and filtering the phosphorus in one’s blood. With the kidney function decline, the blood phosphorus levels would elevate accordingly. High blood phosphorus level can obstruct the absorption of calcium of human body and lead to the deposition of calcium and phosphorus in tissues, leading to low blood calcium level, at this time, patients maybe suffer from symptoms such as bone disease, itchy skin and thyroid problems etc.
So, what are the foods low in this phosphorus?
Generally speaking the most idea foods intake should be high in calcium but low in phosphorus, but most of foods with high calcium also contain rich phosphorus, so low phosphorus foods are recommended to patients. Choose rice milk instead of milk, pudding or yogurt, cream cheese instead of hard cheese; white bread, crackers, cereals, rice and pasta, green beans, wax beans, winter squash, cabbage, beets, carrots, cucumbers, eggplant, lettuce, onions, fish and lean, all those are good for your kidneys.
800-1,000mg per day is the upper limit for people with Kidney Disease, and almost every food contains this matter, and it is difficult to eliminate it from what you eat. In addition, different people with different kidney damage share different amount of phosphorus consuming. So patients should pay more attention to their physical changes and follow the suggestions of their doctors.
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