Affluent DietA generic term for a diet characterised by a marked increase in fat, especially saturated fat, cholesterol, and calories, which is often consumed in wealthier nations.
affluent dietWestern diet Clinical nutrition A diet characterized by a ↑↑↑ fat, saturated fat, cholesterol, and calories, which is commonly consumed in wealthier nations. Cf Mediterranean diet, Ornish diet.
Patient discussion about affluent diet
Q. What food are rich with vitamin D? My son is 4 years old and the Doctor said he has vitamin D deficiency and advised me to give him a vitamin D supplement. I don't like the idea of giving him medicine, can't I just give him food which is rich with vitamin D and if so which foods are rich with vitamin D?
Q. Does intake of diet rich in fiber will be beneficial for weight reduction? I feel obesity is a hindrance to a happy life and though many weight reduction and slimming techniques are currently available, how can one choose the correct technique. Does intake of diet rich in fiber will be beneficial for weight reduction?