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Suggest diet chart for a person with idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura

Hi, I have ITP. I have understood that steroids causes the reduction in immune system and helps to increase the platelets, But I cannot understand that why some Doctors say use the fresh vegetable can help the recovery. The vegetables increases the immune system.
Wed, 28 Jan 2015
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Hi,
A healthy balanced is always good to improve your general health and immunity and goes a
long way in health promotion and aids speedy recovery. All the best for a sppedy recovery.
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