Eating well and staying fit are easier when you have the right support. Find useful websites, blogs and handouts for patients, dietitians and other healthcare professionals.

Useful tips, online resources

Scroll down to find useful tips for dialysis patients and online resources for everyone with chronic kidney disease. Or, if you’re on dialysis and are interested in creating your own reference library, consider ordering brochures, posters and a nutrition booklet. If you have kidney disease but are not on dialysis, call our chronic kidney disease department at 206-292-2771, ext. 1082 for materials suited for you.

Dialysis patients, send away for materials using this order form

Online resources for everyone with kidney disease

International Society of Renal Nutrition & Metabolism (ISRNM)

The ISRNM is affiliated with the National Kidney Foundation. Its site includes everything from recipes to education to relevant news, along with a Patients’ Corner.


Kidney School

Learn the basics of chronic kidney disease and the impact nutrition can have on kidney patients.


Sodium Girl

Faced with kidney failure, Jessica Goldman Foung decided to drastically change her diet. Find cooking tips and tasty low-salt recipes on her website.


USDA National Nutrient Database

Find the nutritional content in thousands of foods and drinks.


Kidney Community Kitchen

Learn more about the kidney diet. Use the meal planner tool to help you add structure to your nutrition plan.d dfry