These days chronic kidney disease has become quite common, more so among people aged over 60. The best way to maintain good kidney function is to keep a check on our regular diet. A new study says that consumption of foods like processed meats, fried food items and sugar sweetened beverages results in a higher risk of death in those with chronic kidney disease. The sad truth about chronic kidney disease is that there are no signs or early symptoms. Over time, wastes not filtered by the kidney remain in the body leading finally to kidney failure. This makes it all the more necessary to keep a good check on the diet early on. Limiting the intake of sodium rich foods like salted snacks, canned and frozen foods and restaurant take-aways is the first step to protect your kidneys.
Get more details on emaxhealth.