7 Wholesome Whole Grains for the Kidney Diet

Expand the wholesomeness of your food choices by adding more fiber-rich whole grains. Once excluded from kidney diets due to higher amounts of potassium and phosphorus, compared to refined grains, some whole grains are making an appearance in dietitian-approved recipes. Barley, buckwheat, bulgur, wild rice and other whole grains may be included based on your dietitian’s recommendation. Try one of these kidney-friendly whole grain recipes from DaVita.com.