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Is Popcorn Good For Kidneys In FSGS

Is Popcorn Good For Kidneys In FSGSIt is well known that the diet for the patients in FSGS is very strict. In our daily life, many people eat popcorn as daily snacks, especially young people. But is popcorn good for kidneys in FSGS? Now, let us answer it.

As we all know, popcorn is mainly made of corn, rice, millet, so it is healthy. And there are many benefits to FSGS patients. There are as following:

1. Popcorn is rich in dietary fiber and the diet of FSGS patients need high quality protein dietary fiber. In view of this, it is suitable for the FSGS patients.

2.Popcorn is the food rich in antioxidant according to detection, which is beneficial for reducing the risk of heart disease, cancer, cardiovascular disease and other diseases. And the FSGS patients maybe have a risk of cardiovascular disease. On account of this, eating popcorn is also good for the FSGS patients.

3.The natural popcorn without milk and sugar can produce serotonin that can appease body system, which can help sleep.

Although popcorn has so many benefits for FSGS patients, eating too much will increase the burden of kidney and even lead to other diseases, because popcorn contains trans-fatty acids that is bad for cardiovascular and lead to obesity easily. Besides, popcorn is easy to damp and lose its fresh taste, so we should eat it when it is fresh. And popcorn is dry, eating too much will cause inflammation. Therefore, it is necessary for FSGS patients to eat less popcorn.

The progress of FSGS is affected by diet in a great degree, so it is necessary for the FSGS patients to design a strict and reasonable diet according to your condition. And if you are a lover for popcorn, you should consult your doctor or contact our online doctors to confirm how much popcorn you can eat per day.

In conclusion, above mentioned is the answer of “is popcorn good for kidneys in FSGS”. If you wonder more diet knowledge or you have suffered from FSGS for a long time, and you don’t know how to do to reduce the pain, you can leave your message below to contact us. We will give you a satisfactory answer.

Hope the above information is helpful for you. If you have any other questions on kidney disease or want to get more personalized and professional treatment suggestions, please leave a message below.







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