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A 62-year-old male asked:

Can i eat blueberries if i have diverticulitis?

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Dr. Harold Mandel
General Practice 40 years experience
No: Once you develop acute diverticulitis you should stop eating blueberries and other foods which contain significant amounts of fiber. With these symptoms you need a a clear liquid diet which does not leave residue for your colon to digest. Please consult further with a gastroenterologist. I wish you well with your health!
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