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act of substituting other food for the mother's milk in the diet of a child or young mammal ablactation , weaning
mild form of diabetes mellitus that develops gradually in adults; can be precipitated by obesity or severe stress or menopause or other factors; can usually be controlled by diet and hypoglycemic agents without injections of insulin adult-onset diabetes , adult-onset diabetes mellitus , ketoacidosis-resistant diabetes , ketoacidosis-resistant diabetes mellitus , ketosis-resistant diabetes , ketosis-resistant diabetes mellitus , mature-onset diabetes , maturity-onset diabetes , maturity-onset
diet designed to avoid the foods that you are allergic to allergy diet
bitter tasting amino acid found in proteins and necessary for nutrition; its absence from the diet leads to a reduced production of spermatozoa arginine
course of practice and exercise and diet undertaken by an athlete athletic training
severe diabetes mellitus with an early onset; characterized by polyuria and excessive thirst and increased appetite and weight loss and episodic ketoacidosis; diet and insulin injections are required to control the disease autoimmune diabetes , growth-onset diabetes , IDDM , insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus , juvenile-onset diabetes , juvenile diabetes , ketoacidosis-prone diabetes , ketosis-prone diabetes , type I diabetes
diet that contains adequate amounts of all the necessary nutrients required for healthy growth and activity balanced diet
diet of foods that are not irritating bland diet , ulcer diet
use of plants or plant extracts for medicinal purposes (especially plants that are not part of the normal diet) botanical medicine , herbal therapy , phytotherapy
diet of foods high in starch that increases carbohydrate reserves in muscles carbohydrate loading , carbo loading
diet of fluids with minimal residues (fat-free broth or strained fruit juices or gelatin); cannot be used for more than one day postoperative clear liquid diet
diet designed to help control the symptoms of diabetes diabetic diet
amino acid that is required by animals but that they cannot synthesize; must be supplied in the diet essential amino acid
reducing diet that enjoys temporary popularity fad diet
diet prescribed to treat celiac disease; eliminates such foods as wheat and rye and oats and beans and cabbage and turnips and cucumbers that are rich in gluten gluten-free diet
abnormally enlarged thyroid gland; can result from underproduction or overproduction of hormone or from a deficiency of iodine in the diet goiter , goitre , struma , thyromegaly
diet high in plant and animal proteins; used to treat malnutrition or to increase muscle mass high-protein diet
diet designed to patients with vitamin deficiencies high-vitamin diet , vitamin-deficiency diet
abnormally low blood sugar usually resulting from excessive insulin or a poor diet hypoglycaemia , hypoglycemia
abnormally low level of protein in the blood; can indicate inadequate diet or intestinal or renal disorders hypoproteinemia
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