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Is Onion Good for FSGS Patients

Is Onion Good for FSGS PatientsOnion is a kind of vegetable common to see in the daily. You may have heard about its various health benefits before. But as we know, FSGS patients have many diet restrictions. Is onion good for FSGS patients? After reading this article, you will find out the answer.

It is good for heart health.

Heart disease is common complication of kidney disease, which increases your risk of death. The sulfur in onions is a natural blood thinner, which prevent blood platelets from aggregating and it can also reduce onset of hypertension. Besides, the quercetin in onions can help prevent plaque buildup in the arteries, which reduces the risk of heart attack and stroke. In addition, onions can boost beneficial HDL cholesterol and lower triglycerides, which is good for your heart.

It can help you stay away from infections.

Frequent infections can speed up kidney failure. Onions have antibiotic, antiseptic, antimicrobial and carminative properties, which can help you stay away from infections.

It can lower blood sugar level.

If you have diabetes, onion is a good choice for you, because the chromium in onions assists in regulating blood sugar and the sulfur in onions helps lower blood sugar by triggering increased insulin productions.

In addition, onions help digestion, inhibit inflammation prevent cancers, detoxify your body, etc. Space limited, so we do not explain them in detail.

Is onion good for FSGS patients?

Generally speaking, eating onions moderately is good for FSGS patients. But because green onions contains a high amount of vitamin K, which can decrease blood thinner functioning. If you are taking blood thinning drugs, you had better talk with your doctor to see whether you can eat onions or not. Besides, if you have bloating, onion should be limited as well, because the carbohydrates in onions may cause gas and bloating as well. If you consume raw onions, it may cause heartburn. With the help of online doctor, you can learn more information about FSGS healthy living.

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