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Treating Kidney Failure Through Diet

“Treating Kidney Failure Through Diet” One of the important functions of our kidneys is to filter out excess phosphorus from our bloodstream. And so, when our kidney function declines, phosphorus can build up in our bodies, and cause something called metastatic calcification— where your heart valves, muscles, and other parts of your body can build…

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Canned Beans or Cooked Beans?

Canned Beans or Cooked Beans, Canned beans are convenient, but are they as nutritious as a home cooked And if you do use canned, should you drain them or not? This recent study spilled the beans. The federal government recommends about half a cup a day, counting them as both a protein and a vegetable,…

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