Is Beetroot Beneficial for Renal Patients

2017-11-17 15:17

Is Beetroot Beneficial for Renal PatientsSome studies show that beetroot is very healthy for the body, so many people add this kind of vegetable into their diet. Is beetroot also beneficial for renal patients? Read on to learn more information.

If you eat beetroot correctly, it can benefit you from the following aspects.

-Lower high blood pressure. This is because of the presence of nitrates, which the body converts into nitric oxide. And in the process, the blood vessels expand.

-Reduce the risk of heart disease and stroke, which are the main cause of death for the renal patients. Besides lowering high blood pressure, it prevents myocardial infarction and improves the delivery of oxygen to the working skeletal muscles.

-Anti-inflammation. Beetroot especially in the juice form, is effective in treating inflammation. Some study found that beetroot extract could treat inflammation in the kidneys so as to prevent further kidney damage.

-Decrease blood cholesterol level. Eating beetroot regularly can help you decrease total cholesterol level and increase good cholesterol.

-Treat anemia. Anemia is a common complication of kidney disease, which usually results from erythropoietin and iron deficiency. Beetroots are rich in iron, and the absorption of iron is better from beetroot than a few other vegetables, so you can eat moderately to help treat your anemia.

In addition, it can help prevent osteoporosis, lose weight,m promote stronger bones and teeth, boost energy levels, etc. Space limited, so we do not list all of them here. Note: Beetroot is high in oxalate, which can reduce the absorption of calcium. If you consume too much, it can cause kidney stones.

Is beetroot beneficial for renal patients? As long as you control its intake into allowed daily intake, it can bring you a number of benefits. But it can not replace your medical treatment. To achieve a better effect, it should go together with a correct treatment. In Peking Tung Shin Tang Chinese Medical Hospital, we can make swelling disappear, proteinuria and hematuria turn negative without relapse, and promote renal function. If you are interested in our treatment, please leave a message below or contact online doctor. We will do our utmost to help you.

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