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Food strategies for seniors in home care.

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The information given here is for informational purposes only and is not intended to act as a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, treatment, or nutritional guidance.

Food Restrictions: Salt / Sugar / Fats / Gluten / Dairy / Nuts / Fish / Shellfish / Eggs

Soy / Corn / Sulfites / Yeast / Caffeine / Alcohol / Vegetarian / Kosher / Halal


Medical Conditions: Diabetes / Arthritis / Inflammatory Bowel / IBS / Osteoporosis

Migraine / Kidney / High Blood Pressure / Gout / Asthma /  Conflicts with Medications

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Less waste to process.


Normal human kidneys process about 200 quarts of blood daily to filter out approximately two quarts of water and waste products. When kidneys fail to function as they should, doctors usually call for a diet that generates fewer waste products for the kidneys (or dialysis) to process. These diets:



If you need to limit salt, be careful with salt substitutes, which are often high in potassium.






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