*Corresponding author:Vladimir Kulchitsky, MD, Dr. Sci. Professor Scientific Director, Institute of Physiology National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, 28 Akademicheskaya Street, Minsk 220072, Belarus
Received: July 24, 2018; Published: July 31, 2018
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Significance of various types of diets for the organism in health and disease is well known. For example, Mediterranean diet is usually associated with longevity of Mediterranean region inhabitants. On the other hand, intake of poor-quality food products is accompanied with development of acute and chronic diseases of gastrointestinal tract. Therefore, it is understandable why ancient doctors used to place emphasis on diets.