Bergen Internal Medicine, LLC


FORT LEE, NJ  07024

TELEPHONE (201) 886-8989

Common Diets

Commonly Requested Diet Information

Nutrition plays a large role in maintaining a healthy body and mind.  Bergen Internal Medicine is dedicated to providing you with the right information about recommended diets and nutrition for preventing disease and helping you to maintain healthy eating habits.

There are occasions when a recommended diet is also necessary for the preparation of diagnostic tests such as a colonoscopy.  Click on the links below to learn more about  commonly requested diets provided by The Mayo Clinic and Medicinenet.  Not sure? Please call our  office about the type of diet you are seeking



Low Fiber

High Fiber

Gluten Free


Low Carbohydrate

 Clear Liquid




Your diabetes diet is simply a healthy-eating plan that will help you control your blood sugar. Here's help getting started, from meal planning to exchange lists and counting carbohydrates.  Read More

Low Fiber


Fiber is the part of fruits, vegetables and grains not digested by your body. A low-fiber diet restricts these foods. As a result, the amount of undigested material passing through your large intestine is limited and stool bulk is lessened.


A low-fiber diet may be recommended for a number of conditions or situations. It is sometimes called a restricted-fiber diet..  Read More

High Fiber


Looking to add more fiber to your diet? Fiber — along with adequate fluid intake — moves quickly and relatively easily through your digestive tract and helps it function properly. A high-fiber diet may also help reduce the risk of obesity, heart disease and diabetes. . Read More

Gluten Free


A gluten-free diet is a diet that excludes the protein gluten. Gluten is found in grains such as wheat, barley, rye, and a cross between wheat and rye called triticale.


A gluten-free diet is primarily used to treat celiac disease. Gluten causes inflammation in the small intestines of people with celiac disease. Eating a gluten-free diet helps people with celiac disease control their signs and symptoms and prevent complications. Read More


DASH-Diet to Stop Hypertension


The DASH diet emphasizes portion size, eating a variety of foods and getting the right amount of nutrients. Discover how DASH can improve your health and lower your blood pressure.   Read More

Low Carbohydrate


Could a low-carb diet give you an edge in losing weight? Help you keep weight off permanently? Here's what you need to know about the low-carb diet. Read More

Clear Liquid


A clear liquid diet consists of clear liquids — such as water, broth and plain gelatin — that are easily digested and leave no undigested residue in your intestinal tract. Your doctor may prescribe a clear liquid diet before certain medical procedures or if you have certain digestive problems. Because a clear liquid diet can't provide you with adequate calories and nutrients, it shouldn't be continued for more than a few days Read More

BRAT-Bland Diet


The BRAT diet is one type of bland diet that doctors sometimes recommended for people who are recovering from a gastrointestinal infection. BRAT is an acronym that stands for

  •    Banana
  •    Rice
  •    Applesauce
  •    Toast

The BRAT diet is based upon the fact that these foods are easy to digest and are well tolerated by most people.    Read More

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Tuesday              12:00pm - 6:00 pm

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Friday                    8:30 am - 4:00 pm


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