Tag: nephrology

Acid Base Balance, Animation.

pH is an indicator of acidity. The body’s blood pH is strictly regulated within a narrow range between 7.35 and 7.45. This is because even a minor change in acidity may have devastating effects on protein stability and biochemical processes. Normal cellular metabolism constantly produces and excretes carbon dioxide into the blood. Carbon dioxide combines…

By Ewald Bahringer September 27, 2019 45

Renal nutrition therapy for kidney disease

Hi. Happy World Kidney Day. I’m Vanessa Rojas-Bautista, RDN clinical renal dietitian for the department of medicine. Today, I’d like to talk to you about renal nutrition therapy and the prevention of CKD. Today we’re going to talk about utilizing individualized nutrition therapy to prevent CKD and the progression of various stages. Today I’d like…

By Ewald Bahringer August 18, 2019 27