This can result from acute nephritis that is not properly treated, or a low immunity causing kidney infection. The symptoms include swelling, hypertension, hyperprotein urea, fatigue, headache, dizziness, and achiness. If this condition does not get proper treatment, over a long period of time it can cause damage to the kidney, leading to uremia.
Avoid: stimulating (sour, spicy, salty) foods, alcohol, caffeine, smoking, overworking, high protein foods.
Liver Blood Stagnation can manifest in the following ways: Fixed and stabbing abdominal pain, abdominal masses, fixed not movable, purple nails, purple lips, purple complexion, epistaxis or vomiting of blood, ... See pattern »
Heart Blood Stagnation can manifest in the following ways: Pain in the heart region that is (stabbing in nature), oppression or constriction in the chest, cyanosis of the lips, and nails, cold limbs (esp. ... See pattern »
Spleen Yang Deficiency can manifest as: Fatigue, loose stools (often with undigested food), edema, lack of appetite, abdominal distention after eating, bright white or sallow complexion, weakness of the four ... See pattern »
Kidney Yin Deficiency can manifest in the following ways: Dizziness, tinnitus, vertigo, poor memory, deafness, sore lower back and knees, nocturnal emission, night sweating, constipation, dark scanty urine. ... See pattern »
Kidney Yang Deficiency can manifest in the following ways: Aversion to cold, bright white complexion, poor appetite, loose stools, soreness and weakness in the low back and knees, frequent clear urine, edema ... See pattern »
Kidney Qi Deficiency can manifest in the following ways: Clear frequent urination, weak stream and dribbling after urination, incontinence, nocturnal emissions without dreams, premature ejaculation, prolapse ... See pattern »
Rice White (Basmati) Thermal Nature = Slightly Cool Flavor = Sweet Moistens and lubricates (body overall) Clears heat Diuretic Reduces swelling Conditions White Rice can Help Relieve: Chronic ... See ingredient »
Black Bean (Black Turtle Bean) Thermal Nature = Warming Flavor = Sweet Beneficial to kidneys and reproductive function Builds yin fluids and blood Diuretic Chronic low backache, & knee pain Involuntary ... See ingredient »
Chinese Dates (Red & Black) Thermal Nature = Neutral Flavor = Sweet Strengthens the Spleen Tonifies Fluids Tonifies the body as a whole Tonifies the blood Lubricates the Lungs Stops cough Stops ... See ingredient »
Cardamom Thermal Nature = Warm Flavor =Pungent Warms digestion Resolves damp Invigorates digestive energy Stops vomiting Conditions Cardamom can Help Relieve: Dampness Diarrhea Nausea Vomiting Stomach ... See ingredient »
Ginger Thermal Nature = Warm Flavor =Pungent Promotes sweating Detoxifies the body Antidote for seafood poisoning Benefits the Lung and Stomach Expels pathogen Conditions Ginger can Help Relieve: Common ... See ingredient »
Mung Bean Thermal Nature = Very Cooling Flavor = Sweet Detoxifies the body (helps remove, lead and pesticide poisoning) Beneficial to the liver and gallbladder Produces yin fluids esp. liver yin Alleviates ... See ingredient »
Soybean Thermal Nature = Cooling Flavor = Sweet Strengthens the spleen-pancreas, & Kidneys Moistens conditions of dryness Cleanses the blood vessels and heart, (improves circulation) Restore pancreatic ... See ingredient »
Winter Melon Thermal Nature = Cool Flavor =Sweet & Bland Clears heat Quenches thirst Lubricates the Lungs Promotes diuresis Conditions Winter Melon can Help Relieve Irritablitly Thirst Restlessness Sore dry ... See ingredient »