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Phenol-Free Diet

The phenol-free diet requires you to avoid foodstuffs which contain the aromatic compound phenol..

Foodstuffs with high levels of phenol include apple juice, citrus fruit juice and chocolate.

Specific diets which restrict phenol include the Failsafe diet, the Feingold diet, and Sara's diet.

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