Dr. Martin Fried

Nutrition
Ocean, NJ
38 years experience male

Locations

Healthy Days, LLC

Ocean, NJ

Address

3200 Sunset Ave Ste 100, Ocean, NJ
Directions

My office hours

Thursday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
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Practice website

Fax

(732) 455-3309

Insurances accepted

Aetna Life Insurance Company

United HealthCare Insurance Company

Oxford Health Plans

Medicaid

AmeriHealth

AmeriChoice Health Services, Inc

Cigna

UMR

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

Starmark

Blue Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania

About

Bio

http://www.healthydays.info/ Dr Martin D. Fried is a board certified Pediatrician, a pediatric gastroenterologist and a Board certified Physician Nutrition Specialist in monmouth county NJ. He is affiliated with Jersey Shore University Hospital and Riverview Medical Center. Dr Fried started up the Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition Program at Jersey Shore University Medical Center in 1992 and went into private practice in 2005. Dr Fried's web blog: http://nutritionnewjersey.wordpress.com/

Specialties
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Nutrition

General Practice

Pediatric Gastroenterology

Pediatrics

Preventive Medicine

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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Yes: Eat frequent small meals, that have protein and a complex carbohydrate. Nuts and an apple are a good example.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
High fiber: a high fiber diet, with plenty of fruits, vegetables, beans and whole grains will help you to lower your cholesterol. Cholesterol is found in animal f... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Yes: A diet that is designed to help bursitis should be centered around foods that help reduce inflammation in the body. Foods like whole grains, vegetable... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Moderation: The best meal plan is one that you will stick to, eating less, portion control and being active. If you take in 500 less calories a day, you should lo... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
No: having cysts on ovaries is different from polycystic ovarian syndrome. You may stay slim and beautiful. Just because you found cysts on ovaries doesn'... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Exercise: to gain muscle in arms, you need to do resistance and weight training with your arms. to lose fat in your glutes, you need to eat less calories than y... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Cyanide: their pips (seeds) contain amygdalin, a cyanide and sugar compound that degrades into hydrogen cyanide (HCN) when metabolized. Its best not to eat the... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Many causes: There are many causes from irritable bowel to fat absorption problems. Your primary care physician should get from you a detailed history of the sympt... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Healthy: A healthy well balanced diet that includes lean protein, fruits, vegetables, legumes, nuts, whole grains. Try to avoid processed foods- they can affec... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Eye Surgeon: A eye surgeon for children age zero to age 18 or 21 depending on where you call the cut off of age for pediatrics.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Milk protein allergy: Newborns with milk protein allergy can present as enterocolitis with blood in the stool. These infants often have to be on a predigested infant formul... Read More
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A 92-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
C diff overgrowth: When on antibiotics, the antibiotics kill the healthy bacteria in the colon and an overgrowth of c difficile can grow. To keep c. Difficile in balance... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Easy: Its cheaper to eat a banana than a chocolate bar. Buy fruits and vegetables that are in season and on sale, Junk food that may be cheaper in the long ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
RASH, FEVER COUGH: A red, itchy rash, initially resembling insect bites, on your face, scalp, chest and back small, liquid-filled blisters that break open and crust ove... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Girl or Guy?: For a woman the formula is 100 pounds for 5 ft tall and 5 pounds for each inch there after ( 160 would be the answer) for a man the formula is 106 po... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Yes: Monunsaturated fats such as from olive oil, and polyunsaturated fats as from canola oil are good for you. You dont want more than 10% of your diet fro... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Fruits, veggies: Part of a good meal plan should include, fresh fruits, vegetables, low fat dairy, legumes, portion control ( 3 ounces a serving) of lean meat, chicken... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Variety: healthy eating has each of the food groups : protein, carbohydrates, fruits and vegetables. Protein can come from meat, chicken fish, nuts. Carbohydra... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Girl : For a woman the formula is 100 pounds for 5 ft tall and 5 pounds for each inch there after ( 160 would be the answer) you can add or subtract 10% for... Read More
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
No: the amount of hand sanitizer that you ingested will not poison you.
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Redo test: Redo the test if you are concerned and fast for 12 hours. The fact that you werent fasting could explain your high triglyceride level.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Good chemicals: exercise helps release healthy endorphin chemicals that make you feel good and improve your mental outlook, It acts as an antidepressant. Its best to ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Viral infection: Most likely a viral gastroenteritis. A virus infection of the stomach and intestines. Try to keep us with fluid losses by drinking plenty of fluids.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Sugar: one teaspoon of sugar is 15 calories and one teaspoon of aspartame is 13 calories.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Many causes: there are many reasons for bloating, fullness , You need a full evaluation by your primary care physician . I hope you feel better.
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Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Fat without weight: Its easy to lose fat without weight, because fat compared to muscle, doesnt weigh as much. You could be building muscle while losing fat as well. If ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Watch carbohydrates: Healthy diabetic eating includes limiting foods that are high in sugar eating smaller portions, spread out over the day being careful about when ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Saturated fats: Avoid fried foods and fast foods since they are mostly saturated fats. Increase your fruit and vegetable consumption because they are fat free (except... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Baby Lupus: Neonatal lupus erythematosus presents in infants, most often girls, born to mothers who carry the ro/ssa antibody. Neonatal lupus can cause a decrease... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
2000 calories/day: 200 calories from fat, poly and mono unsaturated fats are preferred. 65% of your calories from complex carbohydrates- (1300 calories)whole grains, be... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Aplasia: Aplasia- means lack of growth. The lack of growth of the middle ear cochlea is a common cause. Another common cause is called a choleseatoma- its a gr... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
No behavior change: After a fad diet, they go back to their old behaviors. It can be binge eating, eating late at night, etc. You don't learn lifelong techniques on makin... Read More
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Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Yag laser: They can be removed by a dermatologist with expertise in using a yag laser.
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A member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Dose is OK: The upper limit for oral zantac (ranitidine) for his weight is (10mg/kg) or 90 mg. He is receiving 15mg/ml 0r 33 mg three times a day ( 99 mg in total... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Pseudotumor Cerebri: Too much vitamin a or vitamin d gets stored in the body and increases the pressure of the cerebrospinal fluid on the brain, causing a condition called... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Both: Diet is important to lose the fat and weight. Losing weight will also make it easier for you to exercise and continue to get in shape. Exercise is imp... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Contact: Contact with urine causes the rash. Change diapers often especially after urinating. If possible let it air dry since moisture encourages the rash.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
2000 calories a day: Include 1/4 as protein, 1/4 as carbohydrates, 1/4 as fruits, and 1/4 of the plate as vegetables. Eat.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Perhaps: The phosphric acid could strip your teeth of their protective enamel and hasten the process of cavity formation.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Yes, most likely: Viral meningitis usually lasts from 7-10 days. If she is without symptoms and able to resume her activities without pain or disability, i would say sh... Read More
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Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
CALAMINE LOTION: Calamine lotion can be placed over the rash to relieve the itching and oatmeal (aveno) baths might also help to soothe the itching.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Repetitive movements: They are usually uncontrollable repetitive movements, they can be grunting, clearing of throat, eyelid blinking. They can be seen in syndromes such as... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Delayed milestones: A chronological delay in the appearance of normal developmental milestones achieved during infancy and early childhood, caused by organic, psychologic... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Narcotic: Narotic medicine used in pain control.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Amino acids: Amino acids are the building blocks of proteins. You need a complete complement of Amino Acids to build certain hormones in the body. Many grains cont... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Bonding: Different type of bonding. The baby was in the mother growing for 9 months. When the child is delivered there is a special bonding between mother and ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Calories: When calories in exceeds calories used in a day you gain weight. If the honey and lime in small amount with a cup of warm water enables you to feel f... Read More
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Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Not normal: She should not be vomiting in the morning, wheither it is white, green or red or brown. There are many conditions that can cause this and she needs an... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Yes-: You should try and do cardio workout for a half hour or more most days of the week.
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
Nutrition 38 years experience
Infant formula: Infant formula is complete nutrition. That is the best form of complete nutrition at this age. Starting pureed jar foods such as fruits and vegetables... Read More
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Testimonials
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Nov 8, 2014
I know Dr. Fried very well since we practice together in the same community. He is an admired Pediatrician, pediatric gastroenterologist and nutrition expert. He is well respected by his peers and his...Read More
Nov 2, 2014
I endorse Dr. Fried. He has an excellent knowledge of medicine and is providing a valuable service to the public on healthtap.
Apr 28, 2015
I learn a great deal from Dr. Fried's responses!
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This was very helpful. Thanks! It helped me understand that its more about portion control and eating low protein changes in my life. My liver doctors , 4th stage cirrhosis caused by fatty liver disea...Read More
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! Dr Martin What is advised to me is straight forward and simple. But it v is hard to npractice. Since there are many advices I must prioritiz
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This made me feel good. Thanks! Thanks for letting me know they R different. Been on a lot of antibiotics lately and am looking to restore good bacteria, read that probiotics R good.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

State University of New York Upstate Medical University, NY
Graduated 1985MD

Residency

ROBERT WOOD JOHNSON UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL

Awards

Tisdall Research Award - Hospital for Sick children
Attending Research Award - Jersey Shore University Medical center
Charlton Norton Addie - American Cancer society award

Affiliations

Jersey Shore University Medical center
Riverview Medical Center
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