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I have just been diagnosed with diverticulosis and was told

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i have just been diagnosed with diverticulosis and was told avoid any kind of nuts that can give diverticulitis once nuts or undigested food gets lodge in the intestinal folds and i love nuts so how can i get on the day off diet that i saw today with dr. oz show , by the way i am 75 yrs old going on 76 with diabetis type2, high cholesterol,gastric reflux and heart with palpitation.also i don't really do or maybe exercise sometimes
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 1 year ago.


What is your question exactly?

Expert:  DIEGO BONILLA replied 1 year ago.


This is Dr. Bonilla.

I understand your concerns. There is no relationship between nuts in your diet and new episodes of diverticulitis.

You can continue to eat nuts.

Let me know if you have any other questions.

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