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Is taking the Gerson diet a good option for weight loss?

It can certainly lead to weight loss because it’s basically a low-calorie diet disguised by marketing. It is highly restrictive in what you can and cannot eat. Organically grown food is more expensive and has the same basic nutritional value as non-organic. If the diet’s food costs are acceptable, you find the specific foods allowed palatable, not too restrictive and you feel better, then it may be a good option for you.

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