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10 tips for elderly dialysis patients to keep themselves active

If you thought that dialysis patients should be confined to their beds, we urge you to think again. While young dialysis patients can travel, work, cook food, shop groceries, exercise, etc the elderly ones may not be able to do these but there are several other activities that can help them stay active Below are …

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Which is the best salt for renal patients: sea salt/ table salt/ himalayan salt/ kosher salt/ low sodium salt?

When you go to a super market or you order groceries online, you get multiple options for salt. At times, the choice gets tricky especially when someone in your family is suffering from ailments. This blog will help you get familiar with different types of salts. It will help you make accurate choices and thereby …

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Hemodialysis

Hemodialysis diet: do’s and dont’s to keep in mind if you are on hemodialysis

Dialysis diet is recommended to individuals who undergo either hemodialysis or peritoneal dialysis. In this article, we shall discuss do’s and dont’s for patients undergoing hemodialysis as it is the form of dialysis that is widely performed in India. Hemodialysis diet is different from a general diet in the following ways, it is: lower in …

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Kidney transplant diet: do’s and dont’s to keep in mind post-kidney transplant

Kidney transplantation is a type of renal replacement therapy that is recommended for patients with end stage kidney disease. It is a surgical process wherein a kidney is removed from a healthy donor and transplanted into body of the ailing recipient (patient). Dietary recommendations change usually at all stages of kidney diseases including pre- dialysis …

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