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Is It Helpful for FSGS Patients to Eat Hawthorn Berry

Is It Helpful for FSGS Patients to Eat Hawthorn BerryHawthorn berry is a kind of unique Chinese food. It can be eaten raw and it can also be used as medicine. Is it helpful for FSGS patients to eat hawthorn berry? In the following, you will have a general knowledge.

Health benefits of hawthorn berry for FSGS patients

For FSGS patients, the main risk for their life may be the heart disease. Because of kidney damage, there are inflammatory factors and immune complexes in the blood, leading to damage to blood vessels. This can further cause blood circulation obstruction. Besides, the inflammation focus in the kidneys can give rise to blood clot so as to worsen blood circulation obstruction. In addition, high blood pressure and high cholesterol level are all contributors to heart disease for FSGS patients.

Eating hawthorn can reduce such risk. A hawthorn tincture is considered an effective agent for the removal of bad cholesterol from the blood blood stream and the tincture of hawthorn berries also reduce the formation of cholesterol within the liver. Besides, the powerful antioxidants in the hawthorn can neutralize the radials in the blood so as to trim the likelihood of heart attacks and strokes. In addition, they can boost blood flow to the heart as well as help the coronary arteries dilate.

Hawthorn berries has other health benefits such as lowering blood pressure, aiding against insomnia, indigestion, preventing liver disease, etc.


Hawthorn berry may interact with medicines used to deal with cardiovascular issues. And it may also cause headaches and nausea. Therefore, if you would like to add it into your diet, you had better consult your doctor to make sure whether you can eat hawthorn berry or not and how many hawthorn berries you can have.

At last, hope you can restore your kidney function and live a normal life.

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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