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Polycystic kidney disease (PKD) is a group of disorders that result from the formation and progressive enlargement of cysts in the kidneys without dysplasia, usually leading to renal failure.

Can You Eat Steamed Crabs If You Have Kidney Disease

2014-08-18 08:47

Can You Eat Steamed Crabs If You Have Kidney DiseaseIf a person is diagnosed with kidney disease, he or she will be told to limit the intake of certain food or drink. Can you eat steamed crabs if you have kidney disease? Let’s me introduce you the general dietary principle for kidney disease patients, and then you can get the answer.

Dietary principle for kidney disease patients

1. Low-sodium intake: If a person with kidney disease have swelling and/or high blood pressure, too much sodium intake will lead to water-sodium retention, aggravating swelling and high blood pressure.

2. Keep away from plant protein: Beans, bean product, and tofu, etc, because this kind of protein will produce more wastes after break down in the body, which will burden the kidneys.

3. Control protein intake: low quantity but high-quality protein intake is recommended. Egg white, lean meat and milk are all good choices.

4. Avoid greasy and spicy foods as well as seafood.

Crab contains high nutrition level not only in protein and calcium, but also higher phosphorous content. Yet, these elements that are good for healthy people will be “killers” of kidney disease patients. As the damaged kidneys fail to maintain the electrolyte balance, especially phosphorous and potassium, foods that contain high level of these properties are bad for the health. Therefore, steam crabs are not allowed for people with kidney disease.

Now, you get the answer. Diet indeed plays an important role during the treatment for kidney disease. As long as you take timely and proper treatment together with healthy diet plan, you live a better life with kidney disease. Well, what is the best treatment for kidney disease?

Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy for kidney disease

This therapy is created after more than 20 years’ research on Traditional Chinese Medicines. We have found that the active ingredients in some Chinese herbs can help expand the blood vessels, anti-inflammation, anti-coagulation and degrade extracelluar matrix. All these functions can help promote the blood circulation and repair renal intrinsic cells. As a result, Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy can treat kidney disease naturally and effectively.

If you want to include this therapy to your treatment plan, you can get more information about it by emailing to or leaving a message below.

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