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Are there restrictions on who can use the South Beach Diet®?

The following are ineligible for our program:

  • Under 18 years of Age
  • Allergies: PEANUTS, SOY, LATEX
  • Anorexia
  • Body Mass Index (BMI) under 19
  • Breastfeeding an Infant under 4 month of age
  • Bulimia Nervosa
  • Celiac disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Dialysis
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Kidney Disease, Renal Disease, Renal Failure
  • Pregnancy


  • This list is not exhaustive. Other medical conditions exist that may restrict you from following the South Beach Diet®. You should consult with your healthcare provider before beginning this or any weight loss plan.