Make sure to talk with your healthcare professional. She or he will help you to find out which mode of nutrition or diet is best for you. Furthermore, avoid unwanted weight changes, because dialysis treatment is a demanding process. It is important to keep up your reserves.
Good food and balanced nutrition are key elements of a healthy, high-quality life. That is why we teamed up with the dietary specialist Dr. Ulrike von Herz and the top German chef Christoph Brand from the Fliegende Köche (Flying Cooks) with the intention to inspire you. We are offering you helpful cooking recipes and tutorials for a variety of dishes.
Some of our dishes contain ingredients like chili and garlic. Please be sure to adjust the spice level of the chili to suit your own tastes. Oil and butter are good sources of energy, since foods high in carbohydrates often contain a lot of potassium. Harzer cheese and Parmesan cheese contain more protein per 100g than meat or fish. But please note that both types of cheese are very salty and consuming them may lead to increased thirst.
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