Kidney Disease

Eating Right for Chronic Kidney Disease

DHHS. NIH. National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

You may need to change what you eat to manage your chronic kidney disease. Work with a registered dietitian to develop a meal plan that includes foods that you enjoy eating while maintaining your kidney health. These steps will help you eat right as you begin to manage your kidney disease.


Diet and Lifestyle Changes for people with Kidney Disease

DHHS. NIH. NIDDK. National Kidney Disease Education Program.

In addition, find information on Nutrition for Advanced Chronic Kidney Disease in Adults


MedlinePlus: Kidney Diseases

DHHS. NIH. National Library of Medicine.

Learn about specific kidney conditions, research, and disease management. Also available in Spanish.


Family Reunion Health Guide - Make the Kidney Connection

DHHS. NIH. NIDDK. National Kidney Disease and Education Program.

Learn ways to talk to your family about the connection between diabetes, high blood pressure, and kidney disease. Download the Family Reunion Health Guide in PDF |1.5 MB.


NIH Senior Health: Kidney Disease

DHHS. NIH. National Institute on Aging.

Learn about kidney disease and how it affects older adults.