Tag: chronic kidney disease

From 3 Percent Kidney Function to Dialysis-Free on a Whole-Food, Plant-Based Diet

In November 2016 I went into an emergency room, and within just a few hours I was informed that I had stage…

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At 73, I Went Plant-Based and Said Goodbye to Obesity, Heart Disease, Kidney Disease, and Arthritis

Rick McKeon shares his journey from obesity, heart disease, and stage 3 kidney disease back to health on a plant-based diet. Eight…

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Reversing Chronic Kidney Disease with a Plant-Based Diet

Yvonne Schneider shares the incredible story of how she’s reversing chronic kidney disease, curing gout, and lowering her blood pressure in a…

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From Stage 3 Kidney Disease to Healthy Kidneys in 2 Months on a Plant-Based Diet

Sandra’s kidney disease had been steadily worsening over the course of 12 years before she’d even been diagnosed—but she quickly turned things…

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New Study: Healthy Plant-Based Diets Associated with Significantly Lower Risk of Chronic Kidney Disease

Healthy plant-based diets may significantly reduce the risk of developing chronic kidney disease, according to a new study. “Plant-Based Diets and Incident…

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How I’m Beating Kidney Disease on a Plant-Based Diet

For more than 20 years, I have been a kidney patient with little to no hope. For many years, my nephrology team…

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What Is Chronic Kidney Disease and How Do You Prevent It?

As a kidney doctor, one of the most common questions I get is, “What should I eat to keep my kidneys healthy?”…

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