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High acid diet may affect kidney health
High acid diet may affect kidney health (February 16, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From San Francisco - A high acid diet may affect kidney health, according to a report published in the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. Researchers studied data on over 1,400 adults taking part in a long term study. All participants had chronic kidney disease and were followed for a median of 14.2 years. Results showed that a high acid diet--typically containing more meat--raised risk of kidney failure threefold, when compared to those who consumed a low acid diet.
 
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