A high-fibre diet may help you relieve constipation and feel less bloated.
Your doctor and dietitian will help you make a high-fibre eating plan based on your personal needs. The plan will include the things you like to eat. It will also make sure that you get 30 grams of fibre a day.
Before you make changes to the way you eat, be sure to talk with your doctor or dietitian.
Follow-up care is a key part of your treatment and safety. Be sure to make and go to all appointments, and call your doctor if you are having problems. It's also a good idea to know your test results and keep a list of the medicines you take.
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Current as of: January 6, 2017
Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine
& Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & Elizabeth T. Russo, MD - Internal Medicine
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