Managing your kidney disease can be challenging, but with knowledge and proper nutrition you can confidently take charge of your health. Start with what you put into your body. Whole Story Meals can help.
Functional Foods for Kidney Health
-Good source of B vitamins, iron, magnesium and selenium
-Contains a low amount of the phytase enzyme
-Contains prebiotics for improving gut health
-Aids in blood sugar control
Red Bell Pepper
-Nutrient-dense, low potassium vegetable
-Vit A, Vit C and lycopene
-Anti-inflammatory and antioxidant action
-Contain fiber, lignans, polyunsaturated fatty acids and other bioactive compounds
-Aids digestion and blood sugar control
-Good source of fiber, unsaturated fat and omega fatty acids
-Plant-based protein source to slow deterioration of kidney function and overall decreased mortality rate
Renal Support Recommendations
Restore is designed to support those with reduced kidney function not requiring dialysis.
CKD stages 1-3 with GFR >30 mL/min: use Restore with other Whole Story Meals in a 1:1 ratio.
CKD stages 4-5 not requiring dialysis with GFR <30mL/min: use Restore with age-appropriate vitamin/mineral supplementation as needed.
CKD stages 1-3 with GFR >30 mL/min: Replace 1 meal per day with Restore, or add as a snack.
CKD stage 4-5 not requiring dialysis with GFR <30mL/min: Replace 1-2 meals per day with Restore. Add age-appropriate vitamin/mineral supplementation as needed.
*Always check with your medical professionals for customized needs*
2 scoops of Restore Fusion
4 oz almond milk
1/3 c frozen mango
Spinkle with coconut and walnuts
1 cup of applesauce
1 scoop of Restore or Restore Fusion (sweeter).
On the Go
Grab a shaker bottle with 6 oz of your choice of liquid and 2-3 scoops of Restore or Restore Fusion (sweeter).
Shake together 2 oz of water or appropriate liquid for every scoop of Restore.
Recommend bolus feeding but can go through a pump.