Any suggestions on how to stay on a dialysis diet?

If you’re having trouble sticking on your dialysis diet talk with a registered dietitian or a counselor which specializes in nutrition and food counseling. Diets for therapeutic purposes like dialysis by law must be reviewed and treated by licensed professionals like registered dieticians.

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