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Here’s the Best Way to Cure an Upset Stomach

A stomach ache can strike for all kinds of reasons, from contaminated food to chronic disease. It passes, sure, but the pain, headache, diarrhea, vomiting and other classic symptoms of stomach flu ensure a crummy couple of days… 755 more words

My husband has been diagnosed with chronic kidney disease in Dec 2016. He has been afib since 1992. When they diagnosed CHF, they added Oasis 40 2x daily along with his warfarin and lowered his digoxin too 125 mcg. He is restricted to 40 oz of fluids daily. How does this affect his kidneys?

I am not familiar with the drug “Oasis”.  Patients with heart disease also commonly have chronic kidney disease (CKD).  The doses of his medications will need to be adjusted for his kidney function and he will have to be monitored for both his kidney disease and his heart disease.

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5 Reasons You're Not Losing Weight on a Vegan Diet

Most people tend to associate a vegan diet with being lean. And science backs that notion. In a study of 40,000 adults, Oxford University researchers found that meat-eaters had the highest BMIs; vegans had the lowest; and vegetarians and semi-vegetarians landed somewhere in-between. 910 more words

I have a gfr of 59. Is it ok to do water fasting with stage 3 kidney disease?

I am not familiar with the term “water fasting”.  If this means dehydration, this is likely not something I would recommend.  I recommend hydration with plain water.

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