A lot of diabetics, who also have kidney disease, are quite familiar with moringa. In some cases, people with diabetes complain of protein spilling, and their doctors prescribe moringa for them. What on earth moringa does for diabetes with kidney disease, or Diabetic Nephropathy?
Diabetes and kidney disease
Diabetic Nephropathy is one kidney disease that occurs when high blood sugar attacks the tiny blood vessels within kidneys. These tiny blood vessels are responsible for filtering out waste products and toxins. When they fail to work, protein as well as red blood cells are more likely to leak from the blood into urine. This is why quite a number of diabetics suffer from proteinuria or hematuria. Besides, swelling, hypertension, leg pain, etc, are also common symptoms of diabetic nephropathy.
What can moringa do for diabetes with kidney disease?
Moringa is able to help fight against diabetes that has been proven by some clinical research and medical testing. In addition, it can also help treat kidney disease. Generally speaking, if you are a diabetic with kidney disease, you can get the following benefits from correct amount of this herb.
1. Lower blood glucose level: Type 2 diabetes occurs because of chronic metabolic disorder in the pancreatic insulin production, so most diabetics has a declined insulin production. Moringa has an effect of stimulating the insulin production, so as to reduce blood glucose levels.
2. Provide more energy: Moringa, especially its leaf, is a great and natural energy booster. Instead of increasing the amount of sugar in the body, moringa provides various essential nutrients, so as to improve diabetics’ overall healthy condition.
3. Manage kidney disease complications: Weak bones and renal anemia are two complications of kidney disease. Moringa is able to manage these symptoms powerfully. Besides, this herb is also effective in lowering high blood pressure.
Even though moringa can help treat diabetic kidney disease, not all diabetics can consume this herb. If the doctor has admitted you to use it, you should also avoid eating the root and extracts of moringa for safety. Also, some other herbs are also effective on treating Diabetic Nephropathy, to get such a herb list, you can leave a message to firstname.lastname@example.org.