Hyperkalemia and kidney disease:
important things to know
A topline introduction to the condition, including risks, symptoms, treatment, tips and diet.
what you need to know
An 11-page brochure covering the causes, symptoms and potential impact of high potassium.
Helps you prepare for healthcare appointments and record key information so you can keep track of how you’re doing over time.
Talking to your doctor
Useful tips and suggested questions for use when talking to your doctor about high potassium.
Weekly activity planner
A simple planner to organize your schedule so you can stay active over time.
Your guide to a low-potassium diet
Explains how to adapt your diet to help lower your potassium levels and includes lots of practical tips.
Your kidneys and high potassium
Explains how kidney disease can cause high potassium and provides advice on managing your condition.
Ways to eat less potassium
Practical tips on how you can adopt a low-potassium diet.
Other sources of support
National Kidney Foundation
Read what the National Kidney Foundation has to say about hyperkalemia and explore the educational resources it provides for the general public about kidney function and health.
Kidney Research UK
Learn about hyperkalemia, chronic kidney disease and a wide range of other conditions related to the kidney at Kidney Research UK, the largest kidney research charity in the UK.
Access educational resources and advice about living with kidney conditions as provided by Spain’s National Federation of Associations for the Fight Against Kidney Disease (ALCER).