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9 tips for a budget- and kidney-friendly diet

This (involving family) teaches others not only to help out and be responsible, but you can also teach them about healthy eating and shopping on a budget. Continue reading

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Avoid these tricky candies and treat your kidneys with good snacks

SURVIVAL TIP: Halloween and other holidays where eating is central to the celebration can be difficult for kidney patients, but your clinic nutritionist can help you make wise decisions. Do you still have Halloween candy around the house? Or worse, … Continue reading

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Luxury: Eating What You Want

SURVIVAL TIP: Enjoy the luxury of eating as you likeā€”as long as you are healthy. And be responsible in getting annual blood work to catch problems early.   Within days of receiving a kidney transplant, I could eat whatever I … Continue reading

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