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Kidney Disease and the Lack of Information

If you have kidney disease and high potassium levels don’t even bother to look up the potassium content of your foods, at least not until the spring of 2018.  Manufacturers have not been required to add potassium amounts to their … Continue reading

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High potassium or hyperkalemia in kidney disease

As the kidney function declines so does the ability remove potassium from the blood stream.  A potassium level that is too  high or too low is dangerous and can cause death. Hyperkalemia or high potassium is detected through a blood test. … Continue reading

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