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Updated 10 January 2020

What about very low-energy diets?

Very low-energy diets contain as little as 500 calories or 2 100 kJ per day. Such diets are not recommended for everyday use (see ‘Starvation or Very-Low-Energy Diets’).

Very low-energy diets contain as little as 500 calories or 2 100 kJ per day. Such diets are not recommended for everyday use (see ‘Starvation or Very-Low-Energy Diets’).
 
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