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Is Lychee Good for FSGS Patients

Is Lychee Good for FSGS PatientsIn order to protect kidneys from being damaged, FSGS patients is often required to follow a renal-friendly diet. Lychee does not only taste very delicious, but also is rich in nutrients. Is lychee good for FSGS patients?

Lychee is high in vitamins.

Vitamins are the essential substances for providing antioxidant benefits, immune system support, healthy metabolism, nerve function, heart and brain health. Moreover, vitamins can help the absorption of iron and calcium so as to reduce the risk of renal anemia and bone disease. For FSGS patients, they often suffer from vitamin deficiency. Therefore, eating lychee can supplement vitamins and help them improve their health.

Lychee is packed with various minerals, which helps control anemia.

Lychee provides manganese, magnesium, copper, iron and folate that are required for the formation of red blood cells. The vitamin C increases iron absorbing capacity of body. Therefore, lychee can help FSGS patients ease anemia.

Lychee is also good for heart disease.

Heart disease is a common complication of kidney disease. Lychee carries a very good amount of potassium, which can help control heart rate and blood pressure. Besides, the high content of dietary fiber in the lychee can reduce bad cholesterol and increase good cholesterol level in blood. Thus it reduces the risk of heart disease.

Now you can draw the conclusion that lychee is good for FSGS patients. As a matter as fact, FSGS patients have no strict restriction on fruit and vegetables. To judge whether certain fruit is good for you or not, you can see their nutritive value, in which you should pay attention to their content of potassium level and phosphorus level. If your potassium level or phosphorus level is higher than the normal level, you should avoid such fruit. Besides, importance should be attached to the acceptable daily intake. Too much is as bad as too little. With the online doctor, you can learn more information about treatment for FSGS patients.

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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