Do people with Marfan require a specific diet? According to some Marfan-savvy nutritionists, probably not. But have formal studies been done?
We need scientific articles to support anything we write here. I have heard nutritionists SAY that we don't necessarily need a special diet, but it seems to make sense to me (Jeanette) that those of us with a medical condition ought to pay close attention to our diets. Here's a link to a very good article (in my opinion) about nutrition:
Unhappy Meals, by Michael Pollan
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