A 57-year-old female asked:
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should i stop takin a 81mg.aspirin and eating sweets . i have diverticulitis. been takin aspirin for quite awhile. i started it on my own, docs.never?

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Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
Neither is necessary: none of what you mention is bad for diverticulitis.if you want to avoid food stay away from food that has nuts or seeds , avoid red meat,and keeps your bowl regular.exercise and hydrates very well and eat more fibers,eat more fruits and drink more juice
Answered on Apr 29, 2018
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