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A 45-year-old member asked:

Can i have flaxseed if diverticulosis?

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Dr. Jeffrey Cohen
Colon and Rectal Surgery 30 years experience
Yes: It is a good fiber supplement.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine 26 years experience
Good choice.: Flax seed would be fine for someone with diverticulosis. All nuts and seeds have been deemed safe for people with diverticulosis.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.

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