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Can FSGS Patients Eat Eggplant

Can FSGS Patients Eat EggplantEggplant is a kind of vegetable with rich nutritional value, such as dietary fiber, carotene, retinol equivalent, thiamine, solanine, vitamins and various minerals. Can FSGS patients eat eggplant?

FSGS patients can eat eggplant.

-Boost immune system

Eggplant is high in antioxidants, which can neutralize the free radicals in the body so as to boost immune system. A good immune system can protect you from various disease

-Lower cholesterol level

Some FSGS patients have high cholesterol level, which can increase the risk of heart disease. Chlorogenic acid in eggplant has been shown to decrease cholesterol level.

-Prevent cardiovascular disease

Cardiovascular disease is a common complication of FSGS. Eggplant is packed with rich vitamin P, which can enhance the flexibility of capillaries and decrease the fragility and permeability of capillaries so as to maintain the normal function of angiocarpy. Besides, flavonoid glycosides in eggplant can improve blood flow to prevent blood clotting. All of these can help you prevent cardiovascular disease.

-Other health benefits of eggplant

Eating eggplant regularly can also protect against diabetes and keep the digestive system regular because of an excellent source of dietary fiber in eggplant. Besides, eating eggplant regularly can improve edema.

FSGS patients should pay attention to the intake of eggplant.

Because eggplant contain oxalates, which can contribute to kidney stone formation. Kidney stone can add insult to injury. Therefore, you had better avoid too much the intake of eggplant. Remember that too much is as bad as too little.

It is the total diet that is most important in controlling FSGS and achieving good health. It is better to eat a diet with a variety, including protein, carbohydrate, various vegetables and fruits, unsaturated fat, etc. If you would like to know more information about FSGS healthy living, please communicate with online doctor directly or leave a message below.

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