How nephritis patients spend their winter? We all know that kidney disease is a kind of chronic disease, and the treatment price is very expensive. Now is winter, let us tell you some information about prevent nephritis in winter. And if you have any question on kidney disease or other requirements, you can consult our online doctors or leave your contact way below which our doctor will contact you in 24 hours.
Chronic nephritis patients need pay attention to the weather in winter and keep warm before it gets cold. Because the immune system of nephritis patients is very low which easy to get a cold. So patients need avoid cold in winter, in case the disease repeat and damage the kidney again. Acute nephritis patients also would appear the symptoms of swelling, blood in urine and high serum creatinine level etc. So it is very important for us keep warm in winter.
Control the blood pressure
Cold is one element to increase blood pressure, and majority chronic nephritis patients have high blood pressure, so patients need avoid the cardiac and cerebral vascular accident such as apoplexy. if the blood pressure could not be controlled well, it would damage the kidney quickly. Patients could have a check in hospital if necessary.
Limit the intake of protein
It would increase the burden of kidneys if patients get more protein. The kidney cannot remove the protein in time so that will increase the serum creatinine level and cause kidney failure.
Many patients do not take exercise in winter because the cold weather, but that is wrong. Reasonable exercise could help patients improve the blood circulation and repair the damaged glomerular. Patients could choose walking in winter.
Now, do you know how to spend your winter?
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