Recipes

Below you will find many delicious recipes. To help you choose those that may be appropriate for you, we've labeled each recipe to clarify whether it's intended for people on dialysis, those with diabetes and/or those with chronic kidney disease (CKD). Every recipe is acceptable for kidney transplant recipients.

Please talk to your health care provider about your meal plan, and if you have specific questions or concerns, please contact your doctor.

 
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Click on the links below for "kidney friendly" recipes.

Breakfasts

Start the morning right with a healthy and hearty kidney-friendly breakfast.

Soups and Salads

Enjoy low-salt, low-fat salads and soups with these recipes—perfect by itself or as the complement to any meal.

Meat, Chicken and Seafood Entrees

Need a traditional meal that's fine-tuned to good kidney health? Below are some great recipes for dinners and hot lunches.

Vegetables and Sides

No diet is completely balanced without vegetables.

Breads

Desserts

With these kidney-healthy desserts, you can have your cake and eat it, too!