Generally, people with Chronic Kidney Disease(CKD) are suggested to follow a strict diet. Well, can they eat grapes?
Can I Eat Grapes if I Have Chronic Kidney Disease As one of the most popular fruits in the world, grapes are considered as good sources of vitamin A, C, B6, folic acid and other necessary minerals like potassium, calcium, iron, phosphorus, magnesium, etc.
Due to itís high nutrient content, this fruit play an important role in ensuring a healthy life. And the health benefits are concluded as follows:
Prevention of heart diseases Study shows that grapes can help prevent blood clots effectively. In addition, the antioxidants within this fruit can help prevent the oxidation of LDL cholesterol level, which is a main contributor to various coronary diseases.
Alleviate fatigue In advanced stage of CKD, due to loss of kidney function, symptoms like fatigue can occur easily. In this condition, eating grapes or drink white grape juice can help keep iron and mineral levels balanced in the body.
Beneficial for kidney disorders Grapes can reduce the acidity of uric acid effectively, in this way, it can help lower the workload of kidneys.
Control of blood cholesterol Early research has shown that a compound named pterostilbene has the ability to decrease cholesterol levels.
In addition, grapes are also good for bone health and immune system. However, even if this fruit has the above benefits, it is necessary to cooperate with your nephrologists actively.
Except for dietary tips, experts at our Huaxia Kidney Disease Hospital also provide patients with a number of systematic therapies like hot compress therapy, blood-purification technique, enema therapy, etc.
02-07-2014, 09:51 PM #1
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Can I Eat Grapes if I Have Chronic Kidney Disease