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What is a good diet for lupus patients?

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Dr. Betty Keller
Rheumatology 36 years experience
Whole Food Based: A whole food anti inflammatory diet is best. Fresh fruits, vegetables, lean proteins, whole grains, nuts, legumes, and healthy fats like omega 3 fatty acids found in fish. Avoid processed foods, artificial sweeteners, trans fats, and artificial coloring and chemical as much as possible.
Dr. Jack Mutnick
Allergy and Immunology 18 years experience
SLE + diet: Lots of fresh fruits and veggies, excellent grains, lean meats with high protein, fish, etc...Simply put a good diet will always provide the body with the best building blocks to help.

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Is there a good diet for those with lupus?

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