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Doctor insights on: Natural Kidney Cleansing Foods

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How can one prevent developing kidney stones and gall bladder stones? Is there any food items that can help cure it naturally?

How can one prevent developing kidney stones and gall bladder stones?  Is there any food items that can help cure it naturally?

Kidney and Gallstone: First, find out why you have these problems at age 33. Second, treatment will depend on that answer. Third, as regards the kidney stones, drink lots of water. ...Read more

Kidney (Definition)

The kidneys are paired organs that lie on either side of the vertebral column. Part of their critical functions include the excretion of urine and removal of nitrogenous wastes products from the blood. They regulate acid-base, electrolyte, fluid balance and blood pressure. Through hormonal signals, the kidneys control the ...Read more


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Subject: Natural Remedy-- Are Juniper berry supplements o.k. to take for cleansing the kidneys over a short period of time?

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Are Juniper berry supplements o.k. to take for cleansing the kidneys over a short period of time?

That doesn't happen: Kidneys are not "dirty" nor "in need of cleaning". Supplements, natural or not, don't actually "clean" kidneys. However, there are people who will sell all sorts of stuff to clean various bodily organs. So, buyer beware. ...Read more

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What foods are good for kidney desease?

Low protein diet: Although the most expensive nih clinical trial ever, mdrd, demonstrated no benefit from a low protein diet, most nephrologist recommend it as long as malnutrition is not present. Also a low sodium diet theoretically should be of benefit. If you are overweight weight loss is of benefit. There are no specific foods good for kidneys unfortunately. Consider a diet based on whole foods. ...Read more

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What is the best way to cleanse your kidney?

What is the best way to cleanse your kidney?

See below: Just eat a normal healthy diet and drink about 2 litres of fluid daily - fluids should be mostly water. ...Read more

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Is there any food which can keep over kidney healthy?

Is there any food which can keep over kidney healthy?

None.: The key to kidney health is to avoid kidney toxins such as nonsteroidals / asa, etc and to treat underlying disease such as HTN and dm to goal. ...Read more

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I want to know if cretanine and microclbumin levels come down with meds or by controlling diet.What foods to be avoided in kidney issues. Pls help.

I  want to know if cretanine and microclbumin levels come down with meds or by controlling diet.What foods to be avoided in kidney issues. Pls help.

Getting levels down: Both medications and a low salt (S) diet are required to reduce microalbuminuira (M). M can be made worse by hypertension (H) and reducing S in the diet can help reduce it and H. Drugs such as ACE-Inhibitors and angiotensin receptor blockers can reduce both H and microalbuminuria. If you, or someone you, know has M, have the person see a physician to make sure the M does increase. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is the parsley kidney cleanse a hoax?

Is the parsley kidney cleanse a hoax?

Of course: You already knew that. I think somebody made this up for fun. You don't need to clean your kidneys. I happen to like parsley -- it's often my favorite thing on the plate. Other people can't stand it, or just look at it. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Does spicy food affect kidney?

Does spicy food affect kidney?

NO: High salt content in food can increase your blood pressure which can damage kidney in the long term. Otherwise there is no data suggestive of spicy food affecting the kidneys. ...Read more

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What food should kidney patient most avoid?

What food should kidney patient most avoid?

High sodium: Depends on the stage of kidney damage almost all patients should avoid high sodium foods some protein restriction is also advisable if suffering from advanced kidney disease, avoid high potassium and high phosphorus foods also. ...Read more

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Are there natural ways to treat kidney death?

Are there natural ways to treat kidney death?

No.: Kidney death (if irreversible) is not treatable except for by dialysis or kidney transplant. Kidney disease is treatable mostly with control of blood pressure and risk factors (like diabetes, cholesterol, protein in urine). There are "natural" things which may be beneficial (sodium bicarbonate, red rice yeast extract) but this has not been firmly established. ...Read more

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Tell me some good nutrition for kidneys healths?

Tell me some good nutrition for kidneys healths?

Less protein: 1 gm /kg of body wt, protein restriction. Avoiding meds like Motrin, Ibuprofen, NSAIDs,Hydration, Treating gout ( avoid specific food), HTN, DM properly. ...Read more

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Is there food I can eat to get my kidneys working again?

No: No, but certain diets are less likely to hurt the kidneys. In diabetics with poor sugar control are more likely to have renal progression to dialysis than those with good sugar control. So, i highly recommend adhering to an ada diet. ...Read more

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What foods should be avoided if a person has stones in her kidney?

What foods should be avoided if a person has stones in her kidney?

Dehydration: More so than foods, it is allowing yourself to become dehydrated that can prompt problems with kidney stones, if predisposed. With high uric acid, you might have uric acid stones, in which case, should avoid (excess proteins / fats / hfcs), see: http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/gout-diet/my01137. ...Read more

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What are good foods to eat to get the kidneys back to good health?

Renal diets: A low sodium diet is often recommended for kidney patients but, if kidney disease is moderate to severe, additional restrictions may be needed. Your health care provider may be able refer you to a local dietitian for education. Online organizations, such as the National Kidney Foundation (NKF) often provide free information - including recipes. Check out the NKF at www.kidney.org ...Read more

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Is it true that everyone's body cleanses kidneys during the times of 10- 2 am.? No matter what schedule you are on ?

Working full time: The glomeruli function as in-line filters to your bloodstream, receiving 22% of the cardiac output. This translates into ~ 1.1 liter of blood being filtered a minute (every minute). This high rate filtration system is overkill for the daily toxin load but serves us well by clearing toxic materials, however small in quantity, very quickly. ...Read more

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