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question on the MUFA diet..

whoever has been on, or knows someone who has been on the MUFA diet.. are you allowed to eat any food you want as long as a MUFA food is eaten as well, with that food? or am i just supposed to stick to all MUFA foods?

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exxOHjackie

Asked by exxOHjackie at 4:29 AM on Mar. 31, 2009 in Diet & Fitness

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  • MUFA consumption should follow the same guidelines that we always use when discussing diet and nutrition: consume a variety of foods and choose a combination of MUFAs and PUFAs for the best overall health benefits. There are no “magic diet” foods, even though some foods may have health and fat-loss advantages.

    MUFAs are fats, and thus are calorie-dense compared to other macro-nutrients like carbohydrates and protein. It’s the amount of calories you eat that ultimately results in fat gain or loss.
    PrttyMstng

    Answer by PrttyMstng at 6:10 AM on Mar. 31, 2009

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