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Are Green Beans Beneficial for FSGS Patients

Are Green Beans Beneficial for FSGS PatientsGreen beans are common to see in the summer. Their rich nutrients make them a good choice for people to maintain their health. Are green beans beneficial for FSGS patients?

Health benefits of green beans for FSGS patients

-Boost immune system

A good immune system helps you fight against infection, cold and some other aliments so as to reduce the frequency of relapse. Green beans are rich source of vitamin C, which can neutralize free radicals in your body and boost immune system.

-Control blood pressure

High blood pressure damages your kidneys further and impair your heart. The damaged kidney will raise your blood pressure. This is a vicious circle. The potassium and magnesium content in green beans helps in reversing the effects of sodium and controlling blood pressure.

-Lower cholesterol level

Green beans are packed with dietary fiber, which are good for those with high cholesterol since fiber helps to lower the levels of bad cholesterol in the body.

-Keep your bone healthy

Bone disease is a common complication of kidney disease, because declined kidneys function affect your body absorb calcium.green beans are great source of vitamin K, which improves bone health by acting as a modifier of bone matrix proteins, improving calcium absorption and reducing urinary excretion of calcium.


If you are taking blood-thinners, you had better limit the intake of green beans, because vitamin K in them plays a large role in blood clotting. Besides, it contains oxalates. When your kidney function declines, they build up in the blood. When their concentration is high, they crystallize, leading to kidney stone. Therefore, you had better limit the intake of green beans when your kidney function impairs. For more information about FSGS healthy living, please contact online doctor or leave a message below. We are glad to help you.

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