best way to prevent kidney damage is to keep your blood sugar in your target range and your blood pressure under control. You do this by eating healthy foods, staying at a healthy weight, exercising regularly, and
taking your medicines as directed.
At the first sign of protein in
your urine, you can take high blood pressure medicines to keep kidney damage
from getting worse.
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WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise
January 28, 2014
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