Category: Nutrition

clear diet

Clear Liquid Diet

Definition A clear liquid diet consists of food and drinks that have low or no residue and fat. Clear liquids are easily digested by the gastronintestinal tract and leave no...

Basal Metabolic Rate (BMR)

Basal Metabolic Rate (BMR)

Definition of BMR Is the rate of basal metabolism in a given person at a given time and situation. It constitutes one half of the calorie requirements of an individual....

therapeutic diet

Therapeutic Diet

A. Clear Liquids 1. Purpose—to provide hydration to a post-op patient 2. Foods Allowed—tea, coffee, fat-free broth, bouillon, fruit ices, popsicles, gelatin, soda 3. Foods Not Allowed—milk products, fruit juices...


Nutritional Guidelines for Filipinos

Eat a variety of foods everyday. Breast feed infants exclusively form birth to 4-6 months and then, give appropriate foods while continuing breast-feeding. Maintain children’s normal growth through proper diet...



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