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Doctor insights on: What Should A Dialysis Person Eat Breakfast

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Dr. Quresh Khairullah
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Dialysis (Definition)

Simple answer is that it is a medical technology used primarily to provide an artificial replacement for lost kidney function in people with renal failure. Hemodialysis remove wastes and excess water from the blood by circulating blood outside the body through an external filter, called a dialyzer. Blood and dialysate flow through in opposite directions and the ...Read more


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Is cilantro ok to eat if you are on dialysis?

Yes: Here's a nice recipe that i found while checking out your question: http://www.Davita.Com/recipes/sauces-and-seasonings/cilantro-chutney/r/4701. ...Read more

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When after waking up in the morning should a person eat breakfast?

When after waking up in the morning should a person eat breakfast?

Depends: There is no perfect answer to this since it will mean listening to your body. Depends on when your last meal was, your metabolism and what you are going to be doing and eating in the morning or day. Typically between 30 minutes to 2 hours is average. ...Read more

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What should a patient going though dialysis with food restrictions eat?

What should a patient going though dialysis with food restrictions eat?

Renal diet: Patients on dialysis need to watch their fluid, calcium, protein and potassium intake. The patient you are referring to must have a renal dietician at his dialysis center. You should speak to the dietician about your questions and she should be able to answer them and speak to you about a renal diet and its restrictions. ...Read more

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Tell me why patients with kidney failure eat and drink what they like only during the first few hours of dialysis?

Tell me why patients with kidney failure eat and drink what they like only during the first few hours of dialysis?

Nurses being nice: The total fluid removal target is programmed at the beginning of the dialysis run. Fluids consumed on dialysis are added to the total weight target. The removal target is doable from the onset of dialysis. If you drink 32 oz in the last hour, it is difficult to get this (and the preprogrammed amount) all off in the last hour. ...Read more

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Is it bad you don't eat breakfast if you only eat two meals a day

Breakfast is good: Many authorities agree that breakfast is a very important meal to have, and it should not be skipped. But, you know your own body...So you can assess what is best for you. ...Read more

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I wake up at morning lazy and i don't eat on breakfast except a cup of coffee?

What is your ??: Many people do not eat breakfast, but that is a mistake. Skipping breakfast signals the body that you should conserve energy. That may be why you feel lazy. Get up, eat a good breakfast, and you may feel your energy levels increase! ...Read more

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Why do I pass out at the sight of blood when i don't eat breakfast? Any other time, i'm fine.

Why do I pass out at the sight of blood when i don't eat breakfast? Any other time, i'm fine.

I don't know, AND...: I don't know why you faint at the sight of blood when you have not had breakfast and do not faint when you have had breakfast, and it could have to do with being more susceptible to fainting due to relatively low blood sugar when breakfast has been missed. Fainting at the sight of blood occurs in about 15% of the population. http://www.m.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/features/swoon-at-the-sight-of-blood. ...Read more

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Is it true we have a fat-saving mechanism that doesn't get turned off for the night until we eat breakfast in the morning?

Is it true we have a fat-saving mechanism that doesn't get turned off for the night until we eat breakfast in the morning?

Sort of true...: During the night you don't need as much energy and your metabolism slows down. Once you wake up, your metabolism speeds up again, but without a healthy breakfast to provide the nutrients and energy your body needs, your metabolism can't sustain a higher level for long. You burn more calories during the day and are less likely to gain weight. ...Read more

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Since I can remember, I get sick every time I don't eat breakfast or for more than 4 hours. Why is this & how can I cure it?

Since I can remember, I get sick every time I don't eat breakfast or for more than 4 hours. Why is this & how can I cure it?

Endocrine problem: Is ur weight normal?are you losing. Weight?try to eat of snack every few hours.you may have diabetes or adrenal issues! Check your baseline cortisol and do a HBa1C if you are overweight or obese ...Read more