A healthy diet and lifestyle intervention utilizing daily text messages may help improve the behaviors of patients with chronic kidney disease, according to results of a pilot intervention that were presented at the virtual National Kidney Foundation Spring Clinical Meetings.
“We know that our lifestyle and dietary choices have a big impact on our health,” Mustafa Kagalwalla, MD, of the University of Illinois at Chicago, told Healio Nephrology. “Also, we have widespread availability of cellphones now. We wanted to see if we could use this technology to improve the health of patients with chronic kidney disease.”
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