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Australian Indigenous HealthBulletin
 

Bush tucker in kidney failure and diabetes (2007)

Author

Renal Resource Centre

Publisher

Northern Sydney Central Coast NSW Health

City

NSW

Type

Booklet

 

Description

This booklet is designed to assist those living with diabetes and kidney failure. It provides details of the nutritional value of 326 different types of bush tucker, including a selection of more common bush tucker eaten in rural and remote regions. Bush tucker is listed under the following categories:

The nutritional value for each food is set out in tables with details provided on how to understand the symbols used in the tables.

The booklet is designed to assist dietitians and patients in making appropriate choices.

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When to use this resource

This guide is written especially for people with chronic kidney disease who wish to eat Indigenous foods. This resource can be used by dietitians and their clients.

Contact details

Kidney Health Australia
125 Cecil Street
South Melbourne Vic 3001
GPO Box 9993
Melbourne Vic 3001
Ph: (03) 9674 4300
Fax: (03) 9674 4399
Email:

For a copy free of charge:
Renal Resource Centre
Ph: (02) 9462 9455
Ph: 1800 257 189

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Last updated: 27 October 2014
 
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