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 … Continue reading “Healthy Diet and your Kidneys”
Dr. Janis Lawrence-Jackson was named volunteer of the month for her work at the Sarasota Memorial Hospital community medical clinic. Click HERE to learn more about Dr. Lawrence-Jackson, or contact us to schedule an appointment.
DID YOU KNOW… Each of your kidneys is made up of about a million filtering units called nephrons. Each nephron includes a filter, called the glomerulus, and a tubule. The nephrons work through a two-step process: the glomerulus filters your blood, and the tubule returns needed substances to your blood and removes wastes.
Happy New Year from all of us at Gulf Coast Kidney Associates. Wishing you and yours all the best of health and happiness in the coming year. Visit us at: www.gulfcoastkidney.com if we can help in any way. #gulfcoastkidney #kidneyspecialists #newyear2021
Preparing your resolutions for the New Year? For a healthy body, exercise regularly and try adding more superfoods such as avocados, blueberries, sweet potato, and salmon. Healthy kidneys add up to a healthy body. Need assistance with kidney-related issues? Come visit us for the highest quality of patient care. Click here to learn more about … Continue reading “Healthy Habits for your New Years’ Resolution”