Granola Bars 

Healthy Kidney Meals by Renalogic  As part of our ongoing commitment to improving health and well-being for those diagnosed with chronic kidney disease (CKD) or those at high risk, we’re excited to share this recipe that is delicious and kidney-friendly.    We’re featuring Granola Bars. This recipe is designed to suit individuals at various stages of […]

The Link Between High Blood Pressure & Chronic Kidney Disease

High blood pressure, also known as hypertension, is a common condition that can have serious health implications if left unmanaged. One of the critical organs affected by high blood pressure is the kidneys. Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a long-term condition where the kidneys do not function as well as they should, and high blood […]

Chronic Kidney Disease & Exercise: Unlocking the Path to Better Health

Living with chronic kidney disease (CKD) can be challenging, but did you know that including regular exercise in your routine can significantly improve your quality of life? Yes, you read that right! Exercise is not just for the healthy and fit; it’s also crucial for individuals managing CKD. Let’s dive into how staying active can […]

The Top 5 Things to Ask Your Doctor About Kidney Disease

Navigating kidney disease can be daunting, but being prepared with the right questions for your doctor can make all the difference. Whether you’re newly diagnosed or managing chronic kidney disease (CKD), here are the top 5 things to ask your doctor to ensure you’re on the right track.  1. What’s the cause and stage of […]

Kidney Disease Explained

Kidney disease, often referred to as the silent killer, affects millions throughout the U.S., yet many remain unaware of its insidious nature until it’s too late. Let’s demystify this condition, exploring its causes, symptoms, treatment and prevention in a way that’s easy to digest.  What Causes Kidney Disease?  At the heart of kidney disease is […]

Entrée or Heavy Snack: Chicken & Zucchini Quiche

Healthy Kidney Meals by Renalogic As part of our ongoing commitment to improving health and wellbeing for those diagnosed with chronic kidney disease (CKD) or those at high risk, we’re excited to share this recipe that is delicious and kidney friendly. We’re featuring Chicken and Zucchini Quiche. This recipe is designed to suit individuals at […]

What are the Different Stages of Chronic Kidney Disease?

Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) is a progressive condition marked by a gradual loss of kidney function over time. It is a critical health issue that affects millions of people worldwide. Understanding the different stages of CKD is essential for early detection, management and slowing its progression. This article delves into the stages of CKD, highlighting […]

Chronic Kidney Disease And Your Heart

Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) and heart disease are closely intertwined as each condition amplifies the risk and progression of the other. This relationship is complex and bidirectional, with CKD patients having a strong risk of cardiovascular disease. Understanding this connection is crucial for managing both conditions and improving overall health.  The Heart-Kidney Connection  When kidneys […]

Understanding Dialysis: A Lifeline for Failing Kidneys

Dialysis is a medical treatment that performs the function of kidneys when they are unable to do so. It helps the body remove waste products and excess fluid from the blood, maintaining a balance of minerals such as potassium, sodium, calcium and bicarbonate, while regulating blood pressure.      Why is Dialysis Needed?  The primary reason […]

What Puts People at Risk for Chronic Kidney Disease?

Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a serious health condition that affects the kidneys’ ability to filter waste and excess fluids from the blood. It’s a gradual process that can lead to dangerous levels of fluid, electrolytes and wastes in the body. Understanding the risk factors for CKD can help in its prevention and management. Major […]