Food Plans 1 and 2 are meant to be used as ageneral
guidelinefor children and adults (i) who have been
diagnosed with hypothalamic obesity as a result of a brain tumor, other injury to the hypothalamus, or Prader-Willi Syndrome and(ii) who are morbidly obese. These food plans are NOT suitable or safe for
children or adults that have been diagnosed with kidney disease,
liver failure with hepatic encephalopathy, and/or who are or may be pregnant. These food plans are not suitable or safe for
individuals who are not morbidly obese. I
AM NOT A PHYSICIAN. ANY
AND ALL RECOMMENDATIONS, GUIDANCE, COMMENTS AND/OR ADVICE THAT I MAKE REGARDING
MEDICATIONS,AND/OR DOSAGE ADJUSTMENTS ARE SOLELY RECOMMENDATIONS FOR YOUR AND/OR
YOUR CHILD’S PHYSICIAN TO CONSIDER.
Everyone is different and the carbohydrate, protein
and calories that are provided in the food plans sold on www.marciserota.com
are NOT appropriate or healthy for every child and adult. I DO NOT ADVISE IMPLEMENTING ANY NEW FOOD
PLAN WITHOUT FIRST OBTAINING PERMISSION AND/OR MEDICAL RECOMMENDATION TO
IMPLEMENT SUCH FOOD PLAN FROM YOUR PHYSICAN AND/OR CHILD’S PHYSICIAN.
If you or your child is losing more than 1 to 2
pounds per week by following one of these food plans, then you should increase your
carbohydrate intake. Be aware that Food Plans 1 and 2 were written as
part of a book and are available for purchase here for those who have read the
book and are just looking for a pdf format.
I do not recommend instituting any Food Plan obtained, purchased, or
sold from www.marciserota.com unless you have read the book, Hungry for
Solutions, A Mother’s Quest to Defeat Hypothalamic and Childhood Obesity
AND have received permission and medical recommendation from your and/or your
Be aware that by following any food plan sold on
this website, that you and/or your child may develop certain micronutrient
deficiencies (including but not limited to Calcium, Vitamin D, and/or certain B
Vitamins) and proper vitamin and mineral supplementation is recommended; In this regard, again, it is vital to consult your physician and/or your
child’s physician for explicit recommendations regarding proper vitamin,
mineral, and/or other supplementation. If you or your child are
taking Insulin, Oral Hypoglycemic Agents, or other medication for diabetes
mellitus then your or your child’s dosage may need to be adjusted by your and/or
your child’s physician in order to avoid low blood sugar.
If you or your child is taking desmopressin for
diabetes insipidus, your or your child’s desmopressin dosage will likely need
to be decreased as you or your child lose weight, in order to avoid /prevent
low sodium levels. Again, it is imperative that you consult your
physician and/or your child’s physician for explicit
recommendations for adjusting any such dosages of Insulin, Oral Hypoglycemic
Agents, and/or Desmopressin.
By purchasing and instituting a food plan obtained from www.marciserota.com, created
by Marci Serota, RDN or CranioNutrition, LLC, you assume full responsibility
for consulting a qualified health care professional regarding health conditions
or concerns, before starting a new diet or health program. Marci Serota, RDN
and CranioNutrition, LLC are not responsible for adverse reactions, effects, or
consequences resulting from the use of any food plans, recipes or suggestions
herein or procedures undertaken hereafter.
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claims against us or them, arising from your purchase or use of any programs,
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