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Southern-Style Diet Linked to Higher Death Rates

  Eating a “Southern-style diet” results in higher death rates in those with kidney disease, according to research published in the August issue of the National Kidney Foundation’s¬†American Journal of Kidney Diseases. Analyzing the diet habits of the study participants, the researchers found that those who regularly consumed foods familiar to Southern diets had a […]

Healthy Diet in Diabetes Tied to Less Kidney Disease

A healthy diet and moderate intake of alcohol may decrease the incidence or progression of chronic kidney disease among individuals with type 2 diabetes, according to a recent study. People with diabetes who ate a diet consistent with general health guidelines and high in fruit, vegetables, fiber and unsaturated fat were less likely to develop […]