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How Long Can You Live if Kidneys Are Failing

How Long Can You Live if Kidneys Are FailingFailing kidney is one progress that kidney loses its ability to filter out extra fluid and waste products, maintain electrolyte balance and regulate blood pressure. For this reason, patients will suffer from more and more symptoms and problems, some of which are even life-threatening. Well then, how long can a person live if kidneys are failing?

What problems affect patients’ life expectancy with kidney failing?

From the above content, we have known the basic kidney function. If kidneys fail to work normally, a series of symptoms will occur to affect patients’ life quality and life span largely, such as:

- Metabolic acidosis

- Severe fluid and sodium retention like pulmonary edema

- High potassium level

- Renal bone disease

- Builds up of urea

- Bleeding tendency

- Cardiovascular disease

How long can you live if kidneys are failing?

Kidneys are geat organs that can still work properly when kidneys are damaged slightly. Most often, kidneys fail slowly. Therefore, if you are tested out with stage 1, 2 or 3 kidney disease, effective treatment can help reverse your kidney damage. In this condition, you can live as long as healthy people. However, if your kidney disease has aggravated into stage 4 or stage 5, your life expectancy depends largely on your treatment plan, eating habit, lifestyle and remaining kidney function level. With good management, some patients even live more than 30 years, while some patients just live several months.

How to prolong life span for people with failing kidneys?

The key is to cooperate with your dietitian and nephrologists. As long as your kidney failing stops or even reverses, you can live longer than you expect. If you haven’t find an effective treatment or diet plan to repair your damaged kidney cells or control your symptoms, we are glad to give you some suggestions for free. Emailing to or leaving a message in the below form either can contact us directly.

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