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Doctor insights on: Russet Potato Juice For Kidneys

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Is potato juice high in calories?

Is potato juice high in calories?

Juice calories.: I checked quite a few sites & could not find out the calories in potatoe juice. But there are 174 calories in 10 ounces of sweet potatoe juice. ...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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Can raw potato juice really induce weight loss? If so how? What about mangoes & almonds?

Can raw potato juice really induce weight loss? If so how? What about mangoes & almonds?

Weight loss: I wouldn't doubt that anything can induce weight loss, but there is no sufficient proof that anything besides a healthy diet, low in calories, starch & sugar, with vitamin support and reasonable daily exercise, is reliable. Some form of protein and vegetables throughout the day will get you there. ...Read more

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I'm on a low carb diet no bread no potatoes no ceriels no juice no rice no juice I feel weak no energy what can I eat go gain energy?

I'm on a low carb diet no bread no potatoes no ceriels no juice no rice no juice I feel weak no energy what can I eat go gain energy?

Balance your diet: Your diet is out of balance which is probably why you are not feeling your, best. While protein is known to be the energy food, if not eaten in balance, with carbs your weight loss and health will suffer. It will also make your eating plan more difficult to stay with. Try adding some whole grains and fruit into your diet in moderation and see if things get better. Don't drink too much caffeine. ...Read more

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Are chemical peels, lemon juice, potato juice good for getting rid of acne scars? If not, what else?

Are chemical peels, lemon juice, potato juice good for getting rid of acne scars? If not, what else?

See Dermatologist: See a dermatologist

let him/her examine you and advise

to reduce the severity of acne scars - there are various types of creams for long term use, many different types of peels and different types of lasers. ...Read more

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Is drinking apple juice good for kidney?

Is drinking apple juice good for kidney?

Apple juice?: Apple juice (a) does nothing to cure a patient of any kidney disease. A has a much lower content of potassium (p) than most other fruits juices. Patients with serious kidney disease need to monitor their k intake, and a helps them do that.
Here is a link that details the potassium content of common foods: http://westernhealth. Nl.Ca/uploads/healthyeating/potassium_content_of_selected_fruits. Pdf. ...Read more

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Does the juice of parsley really helps of flashing out toxins in the kidney?

Does the juice of parsley really helps of flashing out toxins in the kidney?

No: This is entertainment, not science. I suspect you recognize this and I'm glad I could confirm this. Not everybody likes to eat parsley, though I do, and the stuff is famously rich in several vitamins. ...Read more

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Would kidney infeation make someone fell he's drug test I mean he don't take any meds he's been drinking carmberry juices?

Would kidney infeation make someone fell he's drug test I mean he don't take any meds he's been drinking carmberry juices?

No illegal drugs: Should result in passing the test. For the infection, drinking the cranberry juice is a fine remedy. He should also drink lots of plain water too. As long as he takes no illegal drugs and doesn't drink any alcohol until the infection is all gone - he should pass and should get better. If the infection lasts - see a doctor for proper antibiotics. ...Read more

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Is cranberry juice good for the kidneys?

Is cranberry juice good for the kidneys?

Helps uti: The acidification of urine acts as a preventive for recurrent urinary tract infections. Use cranberry juice not blend which contains sugar. Another UTI preventive for common info toons is mannose which prevents e colin from attracting to the lining of the bladder. ...Read more

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Is apple juice good for dehydration and kidney damage?

Possibly: Apple juice is a reasonable liquid to take as part of a regular program to maintain hydration. However, there is nothing special in apple juice know to specifically be a kidney tonic. ...Read more

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Is it true that cranberry juice is good for the kidneys?

Is it true that cranberry juice is good for the kidneys?

Uncertain: Native Americans used Cranberries for bladder & renal conditions. Cranberries contain proanthyocyanidins (PACs) which can help to prevent urinary tract infections (UTI's) in women with recurrent UTI's. They also have antioxidant, anti-inflammatory & anti-carcinogenic effects. ...Read more

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Is cranberry juice still considered good for the kidneys? I find it distasteful.

Is cranberry juice still considered good for the kidneys? I find it distasteful.

No better than water: Recent sicientific studies done in a randomized fashion with placebo control showed no benefit from cranberry juice or pills in reducing the frequency of bladder infections.
Do not feel bad about stopping it! ...Read more

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Is it true that cranberry juice has cleansing properties that clean out the kidneys?

Not true: Cranberry juice contains substances called proanthocyanidins which are active in bladder to prevent bacterial adherence and thus a useful urinary infection (cystitis) preventative. No cleansing properties for the kidneys. Kidneys clean themselves as they filter water, wasteproducts, glucose & electrolytes, then reabsorb necessary water glucose & electrolytes. Cleaning out stones can be a problem. ...Read more

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Is cranberry juice with no sugar good for rebuilding your kidney what else is good for rebuilding your kidney?

Cranberry juice: Cranberry juice makes the urine more acidic which prevents the growth of bacteria in the urine. Staying off of alcohol, aspirin and ibuprofen and cigarettes and drinking lots of water will help your kidneys recover from toxic exposure. If you are worried about your kidneys, see your doctor. There are simple in office tests which can test the health of your kidneys. ...Read more

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Sodium free beans (kidney, black, garbanzo, pinto) vs sweet potatoes which is healthier for wright loss? I've been eatin beans and avoiding potatoes

Sodium free beans (kidney, black, garbanzo, pinto) vs sweet potatoes which is healthier for wright loss? I've been eatin beans and avoiding potatoes

Neither: Both types of foods contain high glycemic index sugars, the sweet potatoes being somewhat worse. A balanced, lower fat diet and exercise will suffice for weight loss of 10 lbs. Or so. A larger weight loss might require a specific diet. Of those available you should look at the dukan diet. It is a low-fat, high protein, low glycemic index-food diet and is safe for most people. ...Read more

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Why does beets juice causes kidney stones?

Why does beets juice causes kidney stones?

Oxalate Levels: Beet juice has high levels of oxalate. If you are prone to forming oxalate stones the beet juice could hasten the stone formation. ...Read more

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Is it okay to drink juice instead of water before kidney ultrasound?

Is it okay to drink juice instead of water before kidney ultrasound?

Ultrasound and fluid: The goal for a kidney ultrasoun is to have the bladder full and then do a post voiding image. Does not matter what fluid you use. Would avoid caffeine or alcohol because of the diuretic effect since you may be holding your urine until the appropriate time of the test. ...Read more

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Is lemonade juice good in kidney impairment and does it help to lowering blood pressure?

Is lemonade juice good in kidney impairment and does it help to lowering blood pressure?

Lemon juice BP: 27 M from Bagdad asks is lemon juice good in kidney impairment and does it lower BP? Not sure about "good". I specialize in high blood pressure for 52 years and have never heard or read that lemon juice lowers BP. Key factor for BP in Kidney impairment in general your salt intake. The higher the salt intake the higher the BP. Recommend app fitness pal to track Na/K intake and show ur Dr. &Discuss ...Read more

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I have chronic kidney disease. Stage 4. I wanted to know if juicing is helpful in my situation?

I have chronic kidney disease. Stage 4. I wanted to know if juicing is helpful in my situation?

No: It could be dangerous. If you have issues with excess potassium you may be placing yourself in harms way by juicing since many fruits and vegetables are already high in potassium. You should concentrate on a low sodium diet. About obesity and tobacco. Keep blood pressure under control. Exercise on a regular basis. Limit phosphorus intake. Following up regularly with your nephrologist. ...Read more

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I was told that I can drink cranberry juice without sugar to clean out my kidney if so how much?

I was told that I can drink cranberry juice without sugar to clean out my kidney if so how much?

No need to use.: Water does the same thing. Cranberry juice doesn't clean out your kidney any better than any other juice. There is still some banter and common use of cranberry juice for preventing or treating uti, but evidence for this is weak. As best I can see there is no benefit to juicing and there is certainly no need to use kidney cleaner. ...Read more

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If I only drink 4 medium glasses of water/juice a day and one mug coffee is this enough? If not could it cause pain in kidney area?

If I only drink 4 medium glasses of water/juice a day and one mug coffee is this enough? If not could it cause pain in kidney area?

Maybe?: I think the amount of water you are drinking is probably sufficient to prevent any kidney issues, if you're doing it regularly. If you have kidney-type pain despite this, I think I would want to get a urinalysis (or at least an in-office "dipstick"-type test of your urine) to look for abnormalities. This may show infection, blood (that might indicate a kidney stone, etc). Good luck! ...Read more

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I masturbate about 2 tines a day can this cause kidney problems. I have pain in my right side not bad every day can Cranberry juice really help?

I masturbate about 2 tines a day can this cause kidney problems. I have pain in my right side not bad every day can Cranberry juice really help?

No: No kidney problems, since this is not generally introduce germs into your urinary tract. The pain in your side has another cause, so you may need to get that checked. Hope that helps. ...Read more

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Is cranberry pomegranate juice is good for kidney disease?

Is cranberry pomegranate juice is good for kidney disease?

Fruit juice: There are no direct data to say yes or no. Cranberry extract does help recurrent UTI by reducing bacterial adhesion to ureter and bladder. Ponegranate can reduce renin angiotensin presence, and this can reduce BP a bit but can elevate potassium in blood. Both juices contain anti-oxidants, and anti-oxidants are beneficial for kidney disease. However, potassium retention is the larger concern. ...Read more

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Does lime juice prove to be effective in dissolving kidney stones?

Does lime juice prove to be effective in dissolving kidney stones?

Depends: There are four major types of kidney stones and once you have a stone the chances of getting another one are 50%. Once the stone is passed, drinking lime juice can help reduce the risk and help if you have calcium stones according to the journal of endourology. See your eurologist. ...Read more

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Does pomegrenate juice prove to be effective in dissolving kidney stones? If yes, what makes it effective?

Does pomegrenate juice prove to be effective in dissolving kidney stones? If yes, what makes it effective?

No: But it can help prevent them. Studies have shown is can lower oxalate levels in the urine, which is a common reason why some people form kidney stones. So while it cannot help dissolve a stone that is already there, it can help prevent them. Hope this helps. Best of luck. Dr R ...Read more

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Does beet juice get rid of kidney stones?

Does beet juice get rid of kidney stones?

No: Beets contain oxalates, which can increase the risk of kidney stones. Therefore, beets should not be eaten in large quantities by anyone with a history of kidney stones or kidney disease. Eating beets can also cause urine to turn red temporarily which can look frightening, but isn’t a cause for alarm.
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Can cranberry juice help cure kidney infections?

Can cranberry juice help cure kidney infections?

Real cranberries: Seems the real thing is better than the juice. For my female patients I recommend a dozen or so dry cranberries daily, in a salad, cereal or by themselves. Excellent source of antioxidants also. Good for early bladder symptoms, but a kidney infection is a truly serious deep seated infection that needs antibiotics asap. You are at risk for a blood infection if not treated properly. ...Read more

Fruit Juice (Definition)

There is no indication for giving babies under one year of age fruit juices. Fruit juices do not contain the healthy nutrients that ...Read more