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A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 35 years experience
Non-spicy, low-fiber: A bland diet (soft, low-fiber, non-spicy) may include: lowfat milk and other lowfat dairy; cooked, canned, or frozen vegetables; cooked or canned frui... Read More
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Dr. Andrew Kramer
General Surgery 37 years experience
Low residue diet: Low residue diet which is the opposite of high fiber for 10 to 14 days.
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Dr. Mark Pack
General Surgery 33 years experience
Depends: It depends on how bad the attack is. Sometimes diverticulitis attacks are bad enough that they require hospital admission with IV antibiotics. Sometim... Read More
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A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Food like spices, acid-like can irritate the diverticula
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Olshansky
Cardiology - Cardiac Electrophysiology 49 years experience
An ongoing problem: GERD is not necessarily curable. It can come and go. Alcohol, caffeine can make it worse.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Lipkin
Internal Medicine 54 years experience
See below: Increase fiber intake to 35 grams/day. Prunes and other dried fruit like apricots are natural laxatives and helpful. Drink an extra 4 glasses of water... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Marginal benefit.: Realize that medications don't stop the damaging refluxate, but merely make it so that you can't feel the burning of an acidic refluxate. Lifestyle m... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology 42 years experience
DGL is used to: help with acid reflux and is safe. If you take licorice that is not DGL, over time it can raise your blood pressure. Please consult w/your doc. Pea... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joshua Hornstein
Specializes in Internal Medicine
See your doctor...: It's hard for me to know what's going on completely without your medical record and examining you in person. When you say ulcer, I assume you mean a p... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeremy Weinberger
25 years experience
Anything, but...: Beware. Any food with oils, fats, or dairy may cause cramping and / or diarrhea. None of these will hurt your body, you just may not feel so well. As ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
General Surgery 58 years experience
Yes , you will be OK: It is only just 2 days post op, you will e back to normal in few days, don't over eat and go back to your surgeon for post operative follow up.
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