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Age 27 at CKD Stage 2 GFR 66 C-Lv 1.3

Started this discussion. Last reply by jessie 23 hours ago. 6 Replies

Hi:I just got diagnosed as CKD Stage 2 , w/ GFR 66 , creatinine at 1.3 .I am scared because my doctor told me for people on my age GFR should be above 100, and mine is running 60% only. He urged me…Continue

 

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jessie replied to Jack's discussion Age 27 at CKD Stage 2 GFR 66 C-Lv 1.3
"Hi Jack my son was diagnosed with ckd stage 2 when he was 11,he is 15 now and at stage 3..so 4 years,in alot of cases you can prolong it by watching your blood pressure and eating low sodium foods..try not to worry to much"
23 hours ago
pdboy replied to Jack's discussion Age 27 at CKD Stage 2 GFR 66 C-Lv 1.3
"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…"
May 20
Ana replied to Jack's discussion Age 27 at CKD Stage 2 GFR 66 C-Lv 1.3
"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…"
May 18
Jack replied to Jack's discussion Age 27 at CKD Stage 2 GFR 66 C-Lv 1.3
"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…"
May 18
Ana replied to Jack's discussion Age 27 at CKD Stage 2 GFR 66 C-Lv 1.3
"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…"
May 18
Kim Edwards replied to Jack's discussion Age 27 at CKD Stage 2 GFR 66 C-Lv 1.3
"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…"
May 15
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Age 27 at CKD Stage 2 GFR 66 C-Lv 1.3

Hi:I just got diagnosed as CKD Stage 2 , w/ GFR 66 , creatinine at 1.3 .I am scared because my doctor told me for people on my age GFR should be above 100, and mine is running 60% only. He urged me to take diet plan and re-check in 3 months. I immediately took diet plan for myself, nearly no meat but very few chicken breast boiled everyday now. and boiled vegas, and eat many fruits. Any advise? I am scared. See More
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