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How was the Wahls diet created?

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If you have multiple sclerosis (MS), you may have heard of the Wahls protocol, also known as the Wahls diet. It's named after Terry Wahls, M.D., the doctor who created it. After she was diagnosed with MS, she began studying food and vitamins. She changed her diet based on her research and says it helped with her symptoms.

National Multiple Sclerosis Society: "Wellness for People with MS: What do we know about Diet, Exercise and Mood and what do we still need to learn?" "National MS Society and University of Iowa Launch $1 Million Clinical Trial to Test Dietary Approaches to Treating Fatigue in MS," "Diet and Multiple Sclerosis."

Terry Wahls.com: "About the Wahls Protocol."

Bisht, B. May 2014. Journal of Alternative and Complimentary Medicine,

ClinicalTrials.gov: "Wahls Paleo Diet and Progressive Multiple Sclerosis."

Denice Taylor, RD, dietitian at Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital.

Reviewed by Neil Lava on December 22, 2016

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National Multiple Sclerosis Society: "Wellness for People with MS: What do we know about Diet, Exercise and Mood and what do we still need to learn?" "National MS Society and University of Iowa Launch $1 Million Clinical Trial to Test Dietary Approaches to Treating Fatigue in MS," "Diet and Multiple Sclerosis."

Terry Wahls.com: "About the Wahls Protocol."

Bisht, B. May 2014. Journal of Alternative and Complimentary Medicine,

ClinicalTrials.gov: "Wahls Paleo Diet and Progressive Multiple Sclerosis."

Denice Taylor, RD, dietitian at Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital.

Reviewed by Neil Lava on December 22, 2016

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