Director’s Council of Public Representatives (COPR)
NIH Public Bulletin – July 2011
Nutrition for Chronic Kidney Disease in Children
Format: Fact Sheet
Institute: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Kidney disease can affect nutrition needs in children. This fact sheet provides guidance about the nutrient content of foods, including calories, protein, phosphorus, sodium, and potassium for children with chronic kidney disease.
You can read Nutrition for Chronic Kidney Disease in Children at www.kidney.niddk.nih.gov/kudiseases/pubs/NutritionChildrenCKD/index.htm.