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High levels of phosphorus in the blood can be dangerous for people with kidney disease. However, phosphorus is found in nearly all of the foods that people eat. Figuring out what to eat and what not to eat can be tricky. Learn how to read labels to find hidden sources of phosphorus in foods and other ways to keep your phosphorus level in a safe range.