Tag Archives: Kidney

Chronic Kidney Disease Treatment

The most common cause of chronic kidney disease is damaged caused to the kidneys by other chronic conditions such as high blood pressure and diabetes. Interestingly, the groups that are most likely to suffer from chronic kidney disease are the same groups of people that are most likely to suffer from high blood pressure (hypertension).… Read More »

How to Identify Kidney Disease in Dogs

A serious and common disease affecting a number of dogs is kidney disease. In older dogs it is probably one of the leading causes of death. Acute or chronic are the two forms that this disease can take. While the acute form happens very suddenly the chronic form starts slowly and gets worse with time.… Read More »

What You Must Know About Kidney Disease: A Practical Guide to Using Conventional and Complementary Treatments

While the news that you or a loved one has kidney disease can be shocking, for over 26 million Americans, it is a reality. After the initial diagnosis, patients and families usually have a myriad of questions about treatment options. What You Must Know About Kidney Disease is designed not only to answer these questions, but… Read More »

Renal Diet Plan and Cookbook: The Optimal Nutrition Guide to Manage Kidney Disease

“Patients are tired of having doctors tell them what they can’t do and what they can’t eat. Susan Zogheib has written a patient-centered renal diet cookbook with diet plans and recipes patients will want to use, not just because they are kidney- and heart-healthy, but because they taste so good.”―Dr. George R. Aronoff, MD, MS,… Read More »