5 Kidney-Friendly Snacks for Less Than $1
Next time you feel hungry between meals, grab one of these kidney-friendly snacks* that won’t break the bank. If these get your mouth watering, just remember to avoid snacks high in phosphorus, potassium, sodium and calcium. If you eat a snack that contains phosphorus, ask your dietitian if you need to take a phosphate binder.
- 1 medium pear
- 4-ounce fruit cup snack
- 1-ounce bag of unsalted pretzels
- 1 Popsicle
- 3 ounces of unsalted canned tuna
For more diet ideas, download a free Today's Kidney Diet cookbook.
* If you have diabetes, discuss snack choices with your dietitian.