Basic Information about Stage 3 CKD
In stage 3 CKD, kidney function is damaged moderately and the GFR level is 30-59ml/min. And here, you can have a general understanding about stage 3 CKD.
What are the inducing factors?
In general, high blood pressure and diabetes are the two leading factors. Besides, other factors can also lead to this disease, such as, PKD, nephritis, urinary tract obstruction, lupus, kidney stones and so on.
What are the possible symptoms?
Generally, symptoms can be proteinuria, hematuria, high blood pressure,Blood in Urine,swelling. In addition, patients may also present the following discomforts:
Changes of urine: The color of urine can be brown, tea colored, red, etc. Meanwhile, the urine output can also be increased or decreased, or frequent urination at night.
Fatigue: Due to anemia, suffers always feel tired. In serious condition, they may quit their jobs.
Sleep disorders: It’s main manifestations can be staying asleep, muscle cramps, leg restless syndrome, etc.
Can stage 3 CKD be reversed?
Frankly speaking, there is no cure for stage 3 CKD but we can still do something to reverse it. And the suggestions are as follows:
Scientific diet The dietary principle should be in accordance with the illness condition. Generally, low-protein diet, low-salt diet, balance of potassium and phosphorus, whole grains, fresh fruits and vegetables, etc are suggested. For individualized suggestion, please click the Live Contact directly.
Acupuncture and hot compress therapy
The former treatment is one type of TCM and it can help relieve the symptoms without side effects, such as high blood pressure, anemia, loss of appetite and so on.
The latter one is a combination of TCM and modern technology, but applied externally. It is convenient, comfortable and free of side effects. More importantly, it can help repair the damaged kidneys and improve kidney function.
Except for the above tips, exercise regularly, quit smoking and drinking are both helpful to maintain the overall health.
If you happen to be a person with stage 3 CKD, we sincerely hope you can gain a lot. Anything unclear, you can choose to email us:email@example.com or leave us a message below. Best wishes!
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