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What kind of food can I make for my friend who has diabetes and kidney failure?
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Dr. Tarek Naguib
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
3 doctors agree
In brief: Hard to tell,
The stages of kidney disease are i, ii, iii, iv, and v.
Failure is a vague word if he is on dialysis is different than if he is not. Diet recommendation will vary according to stage of disease.

In brief: Hard to tell,
The stages of kidney disease are i, ii, iii, iv, and v.
Failure is a vague word if he is on dialysis is different than if he is not. Diet recommendation will vary according to stage of disease.
Dr. Tarek Naguib
Dr. Tarek Naguib
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Dr. Kevin Griffiths
with any stage of CKD, would definitely try to stick to a low potassium diet as a patient with renal disease have a tendency to retain potassium that may lead to heart problems
Dr. Stanley Schwartz
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
In brief: See my diet sheet
http://www.schwartzdiabetesdoc.
com/newsletters/_3_diet_sheet.doc basically avoid simple sugars and patient will know if they have other restrictions- high potassium foods, high protein foods.

In brief: See my diet sheet
http://www.schwartzdiabetesdoc.
com/newsletters/_3_diet_sheet.doc basically avoid simple sugars and patient will know if they have other restrictions- high potassium foods, high protein foods.
Dr. Stanley Schwartz
Dr. Stanley Schwartz
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