The calorie diets contain more energy foods recommended for a balanced diet, so are suitable for people with extreme thinness that need to increase their weight.
Low cholesterol diet
The diets low in cholesterol are recommended for people with hypercholesterolemia. The aim is to reduce the ingestion of eggs, shellfish, meats and fats of animal origin and to increase the consumption of oily fish and vegetable oils, preferably olive, which contain unsaturated fats.
High residue diet
The diets high in waste, are characterized to include enough fiber - rich foods. They are recommended for people who have constipation problems.
The diets soft contain low fiber foods, recommended for people with intestinal obstruction or slow gut, such as after some surgical operations.