DaVita.com Kidney Education http://www.davita.com DaVita provides a complete range of dialysis treatments and support services for patients living with chronic kidney failure, also known as end stage renal disease, or ESRD. 15 Kidney-Friendly Protein Foods for Keeping Albumin Up http://www.davita.com/diet-and-nutrition/lifestyle/15-kidney-friendly-protein-foods-for-keeping-albumin-up/a/7804

Most people on dialysis are encouraged to increase their protein intake. Others with chronic kidney disease (CKD) who are not on dialysis are advised to reduce excess protein in their diets. Yet, for each group, eating enough high-quality protein and getting adequate calories is the key to keeping albumin up. Here are 15 kidney-friendly protein foods for keeping albumin up when you have CKD.