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Special Diets And Weight Gain

If an individual is identified at risk of undernutrition using 'MUST' but they also require a special diet such as diabetes, pureed, or cardio-protective (raised cholesterol), information sheets are available to provide dietary advice.

Diabetes
A download leaflet provides information on how to increase the calorie and nutrient content for diabetes.
If there are any concerns about weight loss or poor appetite it is important that advice is sought from a healthcare professional, such as a GP, dietitian or diabetes team.
Raised cholesterol (cardio protective)
A download leaflet provides information on how to increase the calorie and nutrient content on a cardio protective diet.
If there are any concerns about weight loss or poor appetite it is important that advice is sought from a healthcare professional, such as a GP or a dietitian.
Pureed diet
A download leaflet provides information on how to increase the calorie and nutrient content on a pureed diet.
If there are any concerns about swallowing problems with food or drinks contact a GP.
If there are any concerns about weight loss or poor appetite it is important that advice is sought from a healthcare professional, such as a GP or a dietitian.