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are frozen vegtables better for you than canned

A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
Neither: Fresh is best.

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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
38 years experience Family Medicine
Read labels.: Fresh frozen vegetables usually retain more nutrients, but it depends on the form. The package labels will tell you. All canned vegetables are not ali ... Read More
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
32 years experience Family Medicine
No: Covid has not been associated with frozen food. Also heating the dish on a stove would raise the temperature to levels that would be inhospitable for ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Not to worry.: COVID 19 is not a foodborne illness. High temperatures will kill the virus. Try not to fret.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
45 years experience Preventive Medicine
It's a good question: If by fresh you mean grown locally in your own garden or purchased at local farmer's market, that is best. But many vegetables in the grocery store ha ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
One reason: is that the nutritional value of food will diminish over time.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Serota
14 years experience Dermatology
Allergen varies: Different species of fish have different allergy proteins (tuna vs. salmon etc.). You may react to one species but not others. Within the same speci ... Read More
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
No risk, no worry: First, canned foods typically are sterilized by boiling after the can is sealed, so any contaminating bacteria or viruses would not survive. Even eati ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Learn to love: Technically, potato is not a vegetable, its a tuber. And corn has far less nutritional value than other vegetables. There are so many terrific vegetab ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Corrado
41 years experience Family Medicine
Read the lable: Your best bet is to compare the nutrition lables. Look for the product with the least cholesterol, sturated fat and trans fat. See if one product has ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
Depends: Frozen pizza is high in calories. Not usually thought of as a healthy food but certainly not carcinogenic either. If it has vegtable toppings it woul ... Read More

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