Learn more about leading a kidney-friendly lifestyle with this article – 8 Ways to keep your kidneys healthy. https://www.healthline.com/health/kidney-health
Check out this great cookbook, compiled by the Georgia Council on Renal Nutrition. It offers main dishes, sides, desserts, children’s recipes…even items for special occasions!
A Family Recipe Book for Kidney Patients: https://www.kidney.org/…/files/docs/kidney_cookbook_lr.pdf
Take care of your Kidneys and they will take care of YOU! Kidney disease can increase chances of having heart disease, heart attacks and strokes. Keeping your kidneys healthy will help take care of your heart—and the rest of you!
Read more with this overview document, including signs of kidney disease, who is more likely to develop kidney disease, and other key facts. READ: https://www.cdc.gov/kidneydisease/pdf/CKD_TakeCare.pdf .
DIET TIPS: Establishing a low salt diet is key to preventing or reducing progression of kidney disease. Need assistance with kidney-related issues? Come visit us for the highest quality of patient care. Contact us at: www.GulfCoastKidney.com .
Comments from one of many happy patients: “very professional, knowledgeable, straightforward, succinct but clear, very patient, one of the best doctors I met in my life.” Visit us for your kidney treatment needs and see why our patient quality of care is second to none! Read more at: http://ow.ly/uazQ50xBqd1
Sarasota Memorial Hospital recently posted kind words about our own Dr. Lawrence-Jackson. She is thrilled to be able to lend her own efforts to the wonderful team at SMH.
Excerpt: We’d like to send a shoutout & *BIG THANKS* to SMH Nephrologist Janis Lawrence-Jackson, DO, for her continued commitment as a volunteer specialty physician with Sarasota Memorial’s Community Specialty Clinic! #YouRock #smhHeroDocs #MeetTheDocsOfTheCSC
If you are fatigued, have any swelling of the hands or feet, have leg or back pain, urinary urgency, irritated skin, anemia, nausea, or shortness of breath you may have kidney issues. Contact Gulf Coast Kidney if you would like assistance. www.GulfCoastKidney.com . #kidneyhealth #gulfcoastkidney #sarasotakidneyspecialists
KEEPING A HEALTHY DIET: Some patients, particularly those with high potassium and/or those who are diabetic, are not recommended to consume avocados and sweet potatoes. Not certain? You may want to avoid these foods entirely. Be sure to check with your doctor for detailed suggestions. If you need professional advice or assistance, contact us for a consultation. www.gulfcoastkidney.com