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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
36 years experience General Practice
Yes: Con- chewing begins digestion in the mouth and helps your stomach secrete acid by site, smell and taste. Digestion begins and sets the stage early. By ... Read More

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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
60 years experience Family Medicine
Liquid diet: Liquid diet refers to requesting that all food be in a liquid form rather than a solid form. Clear fluids are foods like fruit juice, water, broth. ... Read More
Dr. John Scott
20 years experience Bariatrics
Liquid diet: There are a variety of liquid based diets. If you have been told by a physician to go on a liquid diet, you may want to clarify what is on the "diet. ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chuck Shaffer
33 years experience Bariatrics
See below: Sure liquid diets work, but do you eat like this for rest of your life.I think not. We recommend that you learn to eat for you.That is the best answe ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Depends on: components of the diet, caloric intake and total carbs.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Heard
39 years experience Family Medicine
Eating again: Most people can not keep it up indefinitely. There is a tendency to over eat when starting back on real food.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Charlap
37 years experience Holistic Medicine
Mistake: I've written a nice summary of all the elements of a healthy diet. Cut and paste this link. www.mdprevent.blogspot.com.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Might start with: a clear liquid diet for gastroenteritis.
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Harper
52 years experience General Surgery
Forever: If you have to you can go for years if you take the right liquids. Why would you want to do this?
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Liquid ones: may not supply all the nutrients needed. Generally a supplment for the particular condition is prescribed. Also, depends a huge deal on why one is on ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
36 years experience General Practice
Balanced: balance and variety- a liquid diet can provide you with all the nutrients you need- for example, ensure, has all the vitamins and minerals, protein an ... Read More

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