Dietary Advice Videos

Below are a number Dietary Advice Videos which have been produced to broaden your understanding of the effects of elevated levels of sodium and potassium in your diet as well as offering some tips on reducing the levels of both.

Salt

Produced by the dietitians at Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust, this video provides lots of practical tips on how to reduce salt in your diet.

  • Controlling your salt intake with chronic kidney disease

The British Heart Foundation website provides an informative video explaining the links between salt and blood pressure and how to cut down on salt in the diet.

  • Why is too much salt bad for you?

Potassium

The renal dietitians at Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust have produced two useful videos for diet in kidney disease. These provide information on potassium in the diet, including practical tips on how to prepare low potassium potatoes and vegetables.

  • Introduction to low potassium diet

  • How to prepare low potassium potatoes and vegetables