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Beef jerky

A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 56 years experience
Only if you get sick: If you develop symptoms of GI distress or other changes go and see a doctor and be tested.

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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Scott Diede
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Most likely no...: The little white package contains silica gel, a substance used to prevent moisture. If swallowed, it should pass without problem. Drinking plenty of w... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Sure: There are no restrictions on beef jerky or other dried, cured meats during pregnancy
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 45 years experience
Temporalis muscles: You are stressing the jaw chewing muscles on the sides of the head - temporalis muscles. No problem, should resolve. If persistent, cut back on the je... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Byron Hapner
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes, but : It's not the healthiest of foods, so please make sure to eat a balanced diet as well.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rhonda Simons
Family Medicine 15 years experience
She should avoid : All smoked/salted meats during pregnancy. She should also avoid Klonopin, (clonazepam) as the baby can be born with a benzo addiction, which is very ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Chao
Radiology 38 years experience
Fish and squid: Are high in protein and low in calories.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 54 years experience
Beef jerky ?: There is nothing about beef jerky which is unsafe in pregnancy, with the exception of higher sodium content, which may cause additional swelling in lo... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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No: Preserved meats are never a good idea especially jerky.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dominick Curalli
Dentistry 20 years experience
Toothpick: A toothpick might help, but floss is your best bet.

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