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What Foods to Eat and Not Eat with Alport Syndrome

2014-01-21 08:14

What Foods to Eat and Not Eat with Alport SyndromeAlport Syndrome, or alport disease, is one inherited kidney disorder. Characterized by scarring within kidneys, this kidney disease can cause decline of kidney function gradually. Finally, it aggravates into kidney failure easily. Knowing what foods to eat and not eat can help slow down the progress of Alport Syndrome.

What foods to eat with Alport Syndrome?

The healthy foods for alport syndrome are to help ease their symptoms or at least not increase the burden on kidneys. From this point, the following foods may be in accord with these requirements.

- High-quality protein: These foods mainly provide essential amino acid for kidney patients, so they produce less waste and reduce the burden on kidneys. Egg white, lean meat, milk and fish, all are good source of high-quality protein.

- Foods with antioxidant property: This kind of foods can help protect kidneys from damaging and improve patients’ immunity, so as to prevent kidney damage and infections. Generally speaking, fruits and vegetables are rich in antioxidant, including berry, red bell pepper, onion, cabbage and some one.

- Foods or drinks with the diuretic property: Dandelion root, nettle leaf, salvia, cactus, bitter gourd, and many other foods and drinks can help stimulate the kidneys to produce more urine, for cleansing the blood and flushing urinary tract.

- Foods rich in omega-3 fatty acid: Omega-3 fatty acid is one unsaturated fatty acid that can not only prevent kidney inflammatory reactions but also improve patients’ immune system. Flaxseed oil and fish oil is just high in this substance.

What foods not to eat with Alport Syndrome?

Alport Syndrome is one kidney disorder that can affect kidney function largely. Therefore, foods that can increase the burden on kidneys should be avoided.

- High-sodium foods, such as bacon, salty condiment, canned foods, processed foods, etc.

- Low-quality protein: These foods produce more waste products.

- High-potassium foods

- High-phosphorus foods

- Alcohol or caffeine-containing drinks

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