CLINICAL NUTRITION - Nutritious diets and food intolerances

The quickest and most effective way to achieve your ideal weight is through a healthy and balanced diet.

In UltraBio® Medical Center, we developed appropriate medical nutrition, for the improvement and restoration of patients health. We have food intolerances Identification tests. Thus, diets to gain muscle mass, widely used by sportsmen may be developed, as well as recovery of body nutritional balance, due to several pathologies. Furthermore, fight obesity!

Obesity is a reversible condition and is manifested by an excess of body fat and weight gain. Currently, developed countries have a population with problematic weight gain, to a greater or lesser degree, being the fifth largest risk factor for dysfunction, giving rise to various health disorders, such as decreased fertility, back pain, osteoarthritis, type II diabetes mellitus, increased cholesterol, gout (hyperuricemia), changes in circulation, cardiovascular complications, gallbladder disease, dyspnea or sleep apnea.

The World Health Organization has established that a person suffers from obesity when Body Mass Index (BMI) which is calculated from the height and weight of the individual is equal to or greater than 30 kg / m². Obesity is also a sign of increased waist circumference greater than or equal to 102 cm in men and greater than or equal to 88 cm in women.

Relating Body Mass Index and eating habits, the doctor will prepare a customized diet to lose excess weight. If deemed necessary, may propose a combination of treatments, using a diet of protein intake and a personalized diet at different stages, and recommended the performance of physical exercise.

Available weight loss treatments:

  • Custom diets
  • Diets of protein intake and protein
  • Lymphatic drainage massage,
  • Subdermal massage
  • Mesotherapy body,
  • Firming massage,
  • Intra-gastric balloon,
  • Gastric banding,
  • Gastric bypass.


What is a customized diet?

The customized diet is performed specifically for each individual patient, since each has its own characteristics and, therefore, before setting a diet or treatment to reduce or increase the weight, there will be a personalized nutritional and medical anthropometric study, prepared by an expert doctor. Thus, diet is defined taking into account the nutritional needs of the patient, his physical and medical condition and their culinary preferences. Is to lose or gain weight steadily as well, to teach healthy eating habits. Apart from being balanced, healthy and diverse, is not transferable, thought to provide the body all that it needs, in the right amounts and proportions. Thus, the patient can perform all his daily activities and achieve his ideal weight, eating in a healthy and rational way. This treatment develops over several weeks, with a loss or increase of constant and progressive weight, unlike the so-called "miracle diets" that guarantee to lose or gain a lot of weight in very little time, endangering the health of those who performs them.

What is a protein intake diet?

The protein content of the diets are effective medical treatment for rapid weight loss, healthy and without feeling hungry. All protein products needed to cover their food needs, along with instructions for their intakes are provided to the patient. It also allows to lose excess weight remain make the micronutrient in optimal proportions, improving the appearance of skin, hair, etc.

During the period of the diet, the patient will consume up nutritional products comprising a high protein content and poor in carbohydrates and fats. An unlimited amount of a list of vegetables is allowed. This causes the body to eliminate localized fat, without causing sagging and loss of muscle mass while preserving normal vitality.

The diets of protein intake is a medical treatment, being very important to perform as directed by a specialist.


What is a protein diet?

The protein diets (instead of protein content) are based on the principle of ketosis. When we deprive the body of the intake of carbohydrates, which are responsible for creating the energy we need, we provoke the entry into ketosis, a metabolic state in which it digests fat in our body, turning it into energy, getting rid of it. Ketosis helps to not feel hungry during the occurrence of this, as well as to feel-good, energetic and with a good state of mind.


A food allergy is a process that involves an immune response mediated by IgE and formation of immune complexes that trigger a rapid allergic reaction. Usually easy clinical diagnosis and rapid reaction cause-effect.

The Food intolerance involves a measure by another type of reaction immunoglobulins, IgG, whose clinical manifestations are less clear, slow and difficult to diagnose clinically.

Tests for Food Intolerance can allow efficiently planning a diet for correlated pathologies, indicating the foods that should be avoided, eaten sparingly or eaten more often.

This analysis prevents diseases and can help to provide information on healthy eating, without causing inflammatory reactions.

Symptoms that can be associated with food intolerances:

  • Difficulty losing weight,
  • Anxiety,
  • Difficulty losing weight,
  • Abdominal pain,
  • Asthma and Rhinitis,
  • Migraine,
  • Depression,
  • Fullness sensation,
  • Mood swings and Irritability
  • Headache,
  • Eczema and Dermatitis,
  • Inflammatory intestinal diseases,
  • Tiredness.

Reasons for making the food intolerance test:

  • Improve health,
  • Improve the state of the intestine,
  • Improve immunity,
  • Decrease inflammation,
  • Improve the absorption of vitamins, minerals and trace elements,
  • Improve the overall condition of the organs, skin and mucous membranes,
  • Facilitate weight loss.