Is There Room for More Than White Rice in the Renal Diet? A New Look at Ancient Grains

      Consumption of ancient grains for better health has been getting much attention in media headlines over the past few years. When our patients ask us if they can include grains in their diet what should our answer be as renal dietitians? This article weighs in on ancient grains by looking at their nutrient content and potential health benefits.
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      Helpful Websites

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      2. American Association of Cereal Chemists-A global nonprofit association working to advance the understanding and knowledge of the cereal grain.
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