GI DISEASES and DIET TIPS
- PANCREATITIS :
Rich in CHO, Moderate in Fat and Protein.
Enzyme supplementation is required.
Fat soluble vitamins (A, D, E, K) needs to be supplemented.
- GERD :
Small and regular meals.
Avoid late night meals.
Reduce fat intake.
Avoid spicy foods.
- IBD :
ULCERATIVE COLITIS :
No major diet restrictions needed.
Normal and balanced diet is required.
If lactose intolerance - avoid milk and milk products.
- CROHN'S DISEASE :
Normal diet with energy and protein rich foods.
Avoid high fiber foods if obstruction.
- LIVER DISEASE :
Small and frequent meals.
Restrict sodium intake.
Moderate fat intake.
- CANCER :
Frequent small meals and snacks
Take liquids / semi solid foods at regular intervals.
If weight loss - increase calorie and protein rich supplements with regular food.
- BAIRIATRIC SURGERY :
Liquids---Mashed foods---Semi solid---Solid diet
Low simple Carbohydrates and fats.
Take foods rich in protein.
Low fiber foods.