A 39-year-old member asked:
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is there something similar nutrisystem for someone who has diabetes and needs a low salt diet?

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Dr. Steve Springer
23 years experience Family Medicine
Eating Healthy: Take a look at the take shape for life system offered through medifast. I use this in my practice and have great results with long-term weight reduction and transitioning patients to a healthier lifestyle to promote improved fitness and blood sugar control.
Answered on Dec 9, 2015
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Dr. Stanley Schwartz
51 years experience Endocrinology
Any nutritionist....: Or weight program, like nutrisystem, have diets that be adapted to patients needs for both diabetes and low salt needs.
Answered on Dec 23, 2012

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