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is it ok to eat cornbread with kidney disease

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quresh Khairullah
41 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
See below: Medullary sponge kidney is a risk factor for kidney stone formation.There may be certain chemical abnormalities in the urine which allow formation of ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Cogdill
16 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Consistency : Make healthy decisions: low sodium diet, exercise, no tobacco, and be consistent. Take prescribed medications, control blood pressure, avoid all nsaid ... Read More
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Talk 2 ur kidney doc: Most americans eat way more protein than necessary. 3-4oz of protein is no more than your fist or a deck of cards. You don't need 16-24oz steak each n ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Wigneswaran
25 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Diet: That is a great question and depends on the degree of kidney disease. For example those with less than 30% function should restrict salt, fluid, potas ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Yap
13 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Depends: If you have PKD without any effects of chronic kidney disease i.e. difficulty balancing potassium (to the point where it gets high), then you should b ... Read More
A 71-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Yes: I'm going to assume that the cause has been identified as metabolic syndrome or recovering from alcohol abuse. This is very good idea as a (maybe the) ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Leander Po
17 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes you can: There is no association between the two actions.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Eat out!: Sure it is but don't overdo it! Enjoy life!
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Wilk
51 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Yes: Absolutely. The protein is good for you and with a fine wine, it will be delicious. Enjoy. Peter wilk, md.
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Harper
51 years experience General Surgery
Sure: I am not aware of any problems with these foods and diverticulitis.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Heart : Eat a mediterranean diet, get plenty of exercise, do not smoke and take care of any risk factors you may have like diabetes, hypertension or gout.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonah Essers
17 years experience Pediatric Gastroenterology
No evidence: There is no evidence that starches are effective in Crohn's disease. If anything there is evidence that limiting carbohydrates can control the symptom ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Flechner
45 years experience Urology
About the same: Really just wordplay here. Any kidney disease can cause kidney damage. The question is, is it acute-reversible; or chronic results in permanent kidn ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Fatty liver.: Those with a fatty liver should generally limit fat intake, limit alcohol intake and lose weight (if there's weight to lose) via proper diet and regul ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Poleszak
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Don't take iron pills.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kristel Hunt
22 years experience Hepatology
Vitamin A: Excess vitamin A is the reason people/books might tell you to avoid liver while pregnant. A small amount every now and then should be safe though - as ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: If you otherwise tolerate dairy products, then it doesn't matter if you have a URI or not.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Olivia Liao
30 years experience Ophthalmology
It should not be a: Problem. Enjoy and feel better.
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A female asked:
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes,it is safe: to eat this.
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Fat & alcohol bad...: Spicy foods don't cause nash. Alcohol, elevated cholesterol, diabetes, and obesity cause nash. Moderate your dietary fat and calorie intake, drop wei ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
Yes: But no matter what you eat, you should be taking an appropriate dose of brand name T4 replacement to keep your thyroid levels normal. Check w/your doc ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chevies Newman
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Don't see why not: Make sure it's fresh and well cooked but there is nothing about that which is problematic.
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ann McKane
22 years experience pathology
Only in moderation!: Oxalate renal stones are formed due to excess oxalate in the urine, caused primarity by excessive meat, peanut or chocolate consumption. Avoiding thes ... Read More
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