Eating Well

When you’ve got kidney disease, what you eat—and how much—can truly affect your health for the better.

Cooking pot of vegetables

Know your nutrition

Your diet is one of the most challenging parts of having chronic kidney disease (CKD) or end stage renal disease (ESRD). Know what to look for in food—and what to look out for—so you can live your healthiest.
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Including family in grocery shopping

Shop smart

With the right tips, recipe ideas and kidney-friendly food lists, shopping for healthy foods is simpler than you think. We’ll show you how to shop for foods that fit into your meal plan—and even have fun doing it.
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Bowl of lemons and limes

Find new favorites

What you don’t like, you won’t eat. Pure and simple. Fortunately, there are plenty of delicious, kidney-friendly choices that can be part of your meal plan.
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Dialysis-friendly vegetables

Add star power to your meals

“You can go no-holds barred with big flavors. I put passion for food—and passion for the people living with kidney disease—first.”                                      —Chef Aaron McCargo, Jr.

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