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Homemade Almond Milk

Homemade Almond Milk

In this new category, we will post once a month practical tips and tricks for healthy living with…

the role of kidneys in sugar balance

The Role of Kidneys in Sugar Balance

The levels of blood sugar (glucose) are heavily regulated. When we eat carbohydrates (carbs), we…

cadmium and kidney disease

Cadmium and kidney disease

According to the CDC, 1 in every seven people in the US has CKD. The majority of risk factors for…

July Research and News

We combed through multiple medical journals looking for the latest research on the Integrative…

It's crucial for kidney patients to think of these questions before taking medications: Five questions kidney patients should ask before taking a new medication

Five questions kidney patients should ask before taking a new medication

According to this study, kidney patients take more than nine medications daily. Some medicines are…

monocyte-to-HDL ratio

Monocyte-To-HDL RatioMonocyte-To-HDL Ratio

The monocyte-to-high-density lipoprotein (HDL) ratio (MHR) is a novel laboratory marker for…

Vitamin Q

CoQ10 Dosage for Kidneys

Often referred to as vitamin Q, Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) is a fat-soluble nutrient involved in making…

June Research And News

We combed through multiple medical journals looking for the latest research on the Integrative…

What Chemicals Can Cause Kidney Disease and Ten Steps To Avoid Them

If you’re wondering what causes kidney disease, environmental toxins play an important role.…

Inflammation in CKD

Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a worldwide epidemic. Patients with CKD have a high rate of…

Dietary Oxalate and Kidney Disease: Is Dietary Oxalate Toxic to the Kidneys?

Mentioning a plant-based recipe or a plant food to chronic kidney disease patients often leads to…

Gum disease

Can Gum Disease Cause Kidney Problems?

Over 700 species of microbes reside in the mouth. As is the case for the gut microbiome, some…

May Research And News

We combed through multiple medical journals looking for the latest research on Integrative approach…

Breakfast Chia Apple Oatmeal

In this new category, we will post once a month practical tips and tricks for healthy living with…

Is Selenium Good for Kidney Disease?

Is Selenium Good for Kidney Disease?

Oxidative stress may be one of the worst threats to kidney health. Selenium is an essential…

Polycystic kidney disease protocol

Integrative Kidney Institute periodically publishes protocols that can be used in the integrative…

April-Research-News

April Research And News

We combed through multiple medical journals looking for the latest research on Integrative approach…

Root Causes of Itching in Kidney Disease

Root Causes of Itching in Kidney Disease

Itching is a common symptom of chronic kidney disease (CKD). Also called uremic pruritus, this…