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Could diet changes like salads be the cause of more flatulence?

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Dr. Michael Sinclair
Family Medicine

In brief: Yes

The high fiber content of salads promotes the growth of healthy bacteria which can cause flatulance.
Most of the time, that problem resolves with time. Changing your diet slowly may help solve the problem.

In brief: Yes

The high fiber content of salads promotes the growth of healthy bacteria which can cause flatulance.
Most of the time, that problem resolves with time. Changing your diet slowly may help solve the problem.
Dr. Michael Sinclair
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