How are you doing? I just had the ultrasound of my kidneys where you have to drink all that water and try not to pee. Ha! Ha! I am 67 years old and they expected me not to pee. But I did it. Hip hip hurrah!! My doctor will be so…"
Thanks so much for your comments. I did not know about the nausea going along with CKD but now that I do I will watch the food I eat carefully. I am still adjusting to the diet with Diabetes and CKD. I do have an appointment with my family…"
"Good Day Jack
First and foremost is to reduce your fear. You have made some dietary changes to help your kidney function. You need to be aware of potassium, sodium and phosphorus. Stay away from colas. You are young. Remember that this…"
"Good Day Sharon and welcome to the forum. Be aware that many people live healthy, active lives with only one kidney. You need to help the kidney by making some changes to your diet and help to reduce stress and anxiety. Drink plenty of…"
Nausea is a common symptom for those living with kidney disease. It can depend on many things such as diet, medication, underlying illness or infection, and the level of kidney function you still have. Do you have an upcoming appointment…"
Hi Everyone:I was diagnosed two months ago but have just finished the tests that the nephrologist ordered. Should I be feeling nauseous all the time. I just haven't felt good for a couple of weeks now and don't know what I should be feeling. Can…See More
"Thanks and yes we will you take care of yourself as well you are doing everything right to help keep your GFR up . Keep your head up you will Get through it and I hope you don’t have to go on dialysis if ever or if needed not for many many…"
"wow, thank you Ana. You are really holding strong. Yes I am scared I am definitely DO NOT want to go into dialysis such a young age or couple years later. I am on my low protein , no red-meat, more water diet already. I used to drink all kinds…"
"Hi jack I am 25 years old and I have had kidney disease all my life and my advice is to drink plenty of water and reduce salt and also monitor your blood pressure of course keep up with your follow up with dr and just as said before many…"
"Hi Jack, you can certainly look online for kidney diets (davita) is a good site for recipes and advice. 66% isn’t too low in terms of being symptomatic of kidney disease. Monitor your blood pressure and certainly if it gets High your dr may…"