Do not let your diabetic nephropathy become kidney failure! Diabetes is a disorder of glucose metabolism which could influence every organ in human body and increase the organ burden. The incidence and risk of renal injury in diabetes have been widely concerned by the medical profession. Diabetic nephropathy usually developed quietly and cannot be found out in the early stage. If patients do not control it in the early stage, it would lead to protein in urine and impaired kidney function, the final result is kidney failure. The last to choices for patients are transplant or dialysis.
Diabetic nephropathy is a serious micrangium complication of diabetes. Diabetic nephropathy is a disease of glomerulosclerosis which caused by vascular lesion. We all know diabetes patients need a strict diet, so what food should diabetes patients avoid? Let us have a look together.
The first one is sweet food( except the blood sugar is low). To high blood sugar patients, they need avoid sweet food such as white sugar, brown sugar, glucose, maltose, honey, chocolate, candy, fruit candy, candied fruit and so on.
The second is avoid high potassium food. For example, bitter gourd, spinach, tremella, shepherd's purse, potatoes, oranges, bananas and so on.
The third is patients cannot take dry fruits when they are hungry. Especially hard fruit food such as peanuts, melon seeds, walnuts, almonds, pine nuts and so on.
Limit fruit intake. If patients cannot control their blood sugar well, they could not eat fruit. But if their blood sugar is under control well, they can eat some fruit with low sugar content such as apple, pear, orange and pomelo etc.
The last one is avoid salted product.
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