January 26, 2011 at 06:02 PM in Kidney diet

What foods (vegetables, fruits) can I eat and which ones do I need to avoid?

I don't know which foods to avoid. My stones are calcium.

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Lisa B., RD, CSR, LDN replied:

It is generally recommended to avoid oxalate-rich foods if you form calcium stones. Some of these foods are: nuts and nut butters, rhubarb, beets and beet greens, spinach, tea, chocolate, strawberries and black raspberries.

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