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. High Potassium? Investigate the Cause When You Have Kidney Disease http://www.davita.com/diet-and-nutrition/diet basics/high-potassium?-investigate-the-cause-when-you-have-kidney-disease/a/8023

If high potassium levels are a problem for you, bring out your inner detective to investigate and find the cause. When you have chronic kidney disease (CKD) and are on dialysis, maintaining your potassium in a healthy range is important, otherwise your overall health is at risk. Learn about how to detect high potassium causes and solve the problem.