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Any advice for someone with an inflammatory bowel disease for diet?
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Dr. Michael Rothman
Internal Medicine
In brief: Avoid toxic foods
Avoid sugars, fried foods, vegatable oils like canola & soy, meats that are cured wth nitrates & nitrites, aspartame, splenda, partially hydrogenated vegetable oils, maragarine, soy based products, sweetened beverages like juice & soda, microwaved foods, artificial colors & flavors.
All of these products cause damage to the cells, tissues & organs in your body contributing to various diseases.

In brief: Avoid toxic foods
Avoid sugars, fried foods, vegatable oils like canola & soy, meats that are cured wth nitrates & nitrites, aspartame, splenda, partially hydrogenated vegetable oils, maragarine, soy based products, sweetened beverages like juice & soda, microwaved foods, artificial colors & flavors.
All of these products cause damage to the cells, tissues & organs in your body contributing to various diseases.
Dr. Michael Rothman
Dr. Michael Rothman
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Dr. David Stein
Surgery - Colorectal
In brief: The Specific .......
Carbohydrate diet is a a diet that may provide benefit in patients with crohn's disease.
Originally used in autism, some studies suggest that this diet can help digestion and allow for some symptomatic improvement for patients with crohn's disease. Diet is very specific to the individual. One patient may tolerate fish and another may not. Pick what works best for you.

In brief: The Specific .......
Carbohydrate diet is a a diet that may provide benefit in patients with crohn's disease.
Originally used in autism, some studies suggest that this diet can help digestion and allow for some symptomatic improvement for patients with crohn's disease. Diet is very specific to the individual. One patient may tolerate fish and another may not. Pick what works best for you.
Dr. David Stein
Dr. David Stein
Thank
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