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  • Potato Pancakes
    In the second of her potato based recipes, Lisa Hobson has provided a recipe for potato pancakes – a great way of using up leftover mashed potato.

    250g cold mashed potato, […]

  • During September, our renal friendly recipes will feature a variety of ways to enjoy potatoes suitable for a low potassium diet. Potatoes are naturally high in potassium however the way in which they are cooked […]

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  • Jam Turnovers
    This week’s CKD friendly recipe from the renal dietitians from Salford Royal is for Jam Turnovers, a sweet treat!

    Serves 4.

    puff pastry – 225g (9oz)
    jam – 225g (9oz)- […]

  • In our continuing series of CKD friendly recipes from the renal dietitians at Salford Royal, Maggie Farragher has provided a recipe for Tandoori Bites. This recipe is nice to have if enjoying a barbecue during the […]

  • Piri piri chicken burger with spicy rice
    In her last recipe for July, Abbey Chapman, renal dietitian from Salford Royal, has adapted a recipe for those of you who like a little spice in their life, Piri Piri […]

  • Pea and Feta Salad

    Another tasty CKD friendly recipe from Abbey Chapman, renal dietitian at Salford Royal. Pea and Feta Salad is a delightful summer dish, just perfect for a picnic during this welcome and […]

  • Chicken Kiev
    Another tasty recipe from the renal dietitians at Salford Royal.  This week we have Chicken Kiev, a great family favourite.

    Chicken Kiev – Adapted from

    Serves 4 […]

  • On the day that England play Sweden in the quarter final of the 2018 World Cup, it seems appropriate to share Abbey Chapman’s renal friendly recipe for Creamy Swedish Meatballs.  Abbey is a dietitian at Salford […]

  • Easy Fish Cakes
    This recipe for Easy Fish Cakes was provided by Helen Botham, renal dietitian from Salford Royal Foundation Trust.

    You can try this recipe with any pre-cooked or tinned fish such as salmon, […]

  • Yasmin’s Tarka Dal
    By Yasmin Javaid, Health Care Assistant at Rochdale Dialysis Unit.
    This recipe for Tarka Dal comes courtesy of Yasmin Javaid who works on the dialysis unit at Rochdale.  Lentils are cheap, de […]

  • Spicy Barbecue Chicken
    Helen Botham, renal dietitian at Salford Royal has kindly provided this great recipe for a summer barbecue.  This dish, Spicy Barbecue Chicken, makes a great summer meal that is quick and […]

  • Stir Fried Pork with Ginger and Honey
    Stir fry’s are quick and easy recipes to follow and this recipe for Stir Fried Pork with Ginger and Honey is particularly tasty. I often eat this mid-week.  Chinese food ca […]

  • Pasta with Salmon and Peas (Serves 4)

    This recipe for Pasta with Salmon and Peas, the third in Catherine Buckley’s series of four, is quick and easy, it is high in protein whilst the low-fat crème fraîche e […]

  • Dying without dying
    When you live with serious, chronic health conditions, the reality is that sometimes it feels like you are walking a tightrope between life and death. Most of us try not to think about it too […]

    • Such an emotional and thought provoking read, im happy to see you have started to feel a little better. Even us that don’t suffer with mental health issues such as depression, still have times where we feel so low we just dont want to se or do anything. Ive been there myself.
      I do hope you manage to keep on top of it the best you can and remember to get you Vit D checked, maybe put a note on the fridge or something similar, somewhere you will see it everyday and it gets ingrained into your head, just a thought.
      Please, if there is anything i myself can do then dont hesitate to get in touch 💕

  • Simple Chicken Curry (Serves 4)

    Catherine Buckley shares the second in her series of four dishes, a simple chicken curry.  If you have never tried a curry then you do not know what you are missing. The […]

  • My name is Catherine Buckley, I have been a Renal Dietitian for over 10 years providing dietary advice to people with all stages of Chronic Kidney Disease.  Spaghetti Bolognese is the first of 4 dishes that I […]

  • BLOG MARCH 2018

    Hi Everyone

    Our Project has grown from strength to strength. We have a lovely team of therapists who give up their free time to come and deliver therapies for the patients on dialysis.

    I […]

  • Good News Story

    What is the good news story?

    We attended Xaverian Sixth form College in Manchester to deliver a talk/presentation on Complementary Therapies as they were covering this as a module as part […]

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