A therapeutic diet is a medically prescribed eating plan recommended as a mode of treatment for a chronic disease. It usually requires you to eliminate or limit certain types of foods, eat more of certain types of foods, change the consistency of your foods or alter your eating pattern.
This is normally planned and prescribed by a Dietitian. In this type of diet, modifications are done in nutrients, texture and food allergies or food tolerance.
The therapeutic diet of a person may change over time based on the person’s response and improvement in the health condition. Depending on a person health condition, the therapeutic diet may be temporary or sometimes the therapeutic diet becomes the permanent change to lead a healthy life. Some examples of this therapeutic diet includes;
Low protein diet, high proteins diet, low sodium diet, diabetic diet, low fat diet, gastric diet, low residue diet etc.
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