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Liquid diets control calorie intake by restricting what you eat to mostly or all liquids. People may use liquid diets for weight loss or in preparation of undergoing certain surgical procedures such as a colonoscopy or sigmoidoscopy. Vitamin and nutritional supplements may be recommended while a person is on a liquid diet.

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