Lettuce is loved by most of patients due to its good tastes weather they are health or not. Some patients may wonder is lettuce good for stage 3 CKD.
First of all, what are the health benefits of stage 3 CKD?
Alleviate bone pain
These is evidence that lettuce has a protective effect on bone health because of its high content in vitamin K that is required for the synthesis of osteocalcin, a bone protein which helps patients strengthen bone tissues. Lettuce in a good source of calcium and phosphorus. It plays a key role in bone structure and health. In stage 3 CKD, patients are more likely to suffer from bone disease due to high uric, a waste product should be excreted out of body by the kidneys.
Owing to high fiber content, lettuce ans its juice can help stimulate the function and motility of the intestinal tract, reliving constipation and cleanse the colon.
Provide vitamin C
Vitamin C in lettuce is a rich source of antioxidants which prevent free radical formation and control unwanted reactions which causes disease and even cancers. Vitamin C is very critical to human beings to make vitamin C. Vitamin C is needed for the growth and repair of tissues in our body.
The regular consumption of lettuce helps fight insomnia because it contains sleep substance called lactucarium. It is a mild opiate substances which exist in virtually all types of lettuce.
Patients have to notice that the health diet can not deal with the problem fundamentally. Patients have to seek for a effective treatment to deal with kidney disease. Shijiazhuang Kidney Disease Hospital provides patients a natural treatment called Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy. If you are interested in our natural treatment, you can leave a message below to know more details.