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How can i lose weight with have pku (phenylketonuria) ?

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Dr. William Goldie
Pediatric Neurology 48 years experience
No sugar substitute: Low protein and low carbohydrate diet is necessary. You must be very careful to avoid sugar substitutes. Find a good nutrition specialist who can help develop a diet plan for you.

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