• September 1, 2016
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  • Treatment Options

Heart Healthy diet for dialysis patients

Heart disease is common in people with chronic kidney disease (CKD) and is the leading cause of death for all people with CKD. The increased risk is...
  • August 25, 2016
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  • Nutrition

Protein Vegan Diet

Protein is important for maintaining muscle and bone mass, for keeping the immune system strong, and to prevent fatigue. People not familiar with vegan nutrition often
  • April 13, 2016
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  • Treatment Options

Have a fun summer even while on dialysis

With summer setting in across the country, the heat brings with it discomfort and changes in our body. We all know that extreme heat affects our whole...
  • February 16, 2016
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  • Treatment Options

Anti-oxidants and the Kidney Friendly Diet

Antioxidants play an important role in overall health. They are natural compounds found in some foods that help neutralize free radicals in our bodies. Free radicals are.
  • November 30, 2015
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  • Treatment Options

Kidney Diet Tips: Pumpkin and Kidney Diets

It is amazing how a simple common vegetable like pumpkin can play an important role in a kidney friendly diet. Let us find out how does pumpkin...
  • March 23, 2015
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  • Health Tips

HAWAIIAN CHICKEN SALAD SANDWICH RECIPE

-          Recipe submitted by DaVita renal dietitian, Linda, from Michigan. Diet types:
  •  CKD non-dialysis
  •  Dialysis