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Most recipes on The Charlie Foundation website are calculated using the Ketocalculator. The resulting calculations and amounts of ingredients will NOT be compatible with other methods of meal calculation such as the Stanford Spreadsheet , exchange system from CHOP and possibly others. Recipes at the lower ratios may only have approximate calculations or amounts of ingredients listed to provide extended information for individuals on MAD & LGIT versions of the ketogenic diet.
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