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A 37-year-old member asked:

Advice please? my mom has liver cirrohsis acites portal hypertension diabitic type 2 what is the best diet plan or food?

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Dr. Steven Neish
Pediatrics - Cardiology 40 years experience
Not simple: This is not a simple problem. It is impossible to give thoughtful advice in this short space. Please find a nutritionist to work with and have your nutritionist work with her doctor to end up with the right diet. Good luck.
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Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
A Verified Doctoranswered
46 years experience
Diet, liver dz, DM: Good question - low salt, low sugar, low saturated fat, low animal protein (3 oz per day); low refined carb; low bread, no pizza; lots of veggie, lots of complex fruit; whole grain; nuts; egg white; small amounts fish;
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Last updated Apr 5, 2015

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