PKD Connection Blog

The Alkaline Diet-Risks or Benefits?   One thing we can always count on in America is that, if the Atkins, Zone, South Beach, Cabbage Soup, Blood Type, Volumetrics, and/or Gluten-Free Diet haven’t worked for you….you will shortly be bombarded by […]

Along with summer’s end and the change of seasons, our new schedules also start to reveal themselves. For me, it’s school days, which means early mornings, and days filled with lunch/snack making, homework, playdates, new rounds of activities (soccer, dance, […]

Today is National Running Day! As a runner, your diet is important not only for maintaining good health, but also to promote peak performance. As a kidney patient AND a runner, proper nutrition and hydration can make or break a […]

As a dietitian, I am always on the look out for new and “exciting” food items to add to my family’s menu. What I discovered this time around at the grocery store might just be that exciting addition that I […]

Credit: Servings: 4 Ingredients: 1/4 pound raw sugar snap peas 1 peeled and sliced Hass avocado 1/2 teaspoon Dijon mustard 1 tablespoon lemon juice 1 tablespoon olive oil 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt 1/8 teaspoon freshly ground pepper Preparation: In a […]