Parents are always anxious when their children are diagnosed with Nephrotic Syndrome. And they may do not know how to take care of their children. In the following, there is some information about care plan of Nephrotic Syndrome in Children. If you would like a personalized care plan for your child, please leave a message or send email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Diet care plan
You should take care of your child’s diet to provide balanced nutrition while not worsening his medical condition. And supervise him not to eat freely. A restricted diet plays an important role in slowing down the progression of the disease. Fresh vegetables and fruits are recommended, which helps boost immune system. Though protein helps child growing, too much may aggravate proteinuria. Controlling their intake of sugar and fat is necessary as well. At the same time, avoid junk food.
Exercise care plan
Regular exercise is also beneficial. You should encourage your child to take part in some exercise, such as walking, jogging, riding, and dancing. If possible, you do together with your child. But take the type of exercise, duration, frequency and duration into consideration and avoid too tired.
Mental health care plan
Keeping the mental health of your child and do not let him feel that he is different from other pupils. And pay attention to building up their confidence. In addition, train their ability of self-dependence.
Medication care plan
Let your child take medicine on time and record their weight gain or loss. Keep the morning sample in a universal container in case the doctor asks for a protein creatinine ratio (PCR) or urinary sodium (Na). Measure their blood pressure regularly.
Besides, Nephrotic Syndrome is prone to relapse caused by cold, fever, infection and other aliments. Therefore, try your best to keep them away from your child.
Under the good care of parents, children usually response well to the treatment and live healthily and happily.