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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
Small frequent meals: In general, the healthiest eating pattern for us is to eat small, frequent meals throughout the day. Eating patterns and needs can be highly variable ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Rosenfield
22 years experience Family Medicine
Balanced approach: Eating less may result in body storing more nutrients. Frequent small meals, if no complicating medical conditions, often better, as you become hungr ... Read More
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Dr. Seema Patel
26 years experience Holistic Medicine
Losing weight: To lose weight, get ur resting metabolism rate done(weight loss centers do this). This determines the total number of calories you need to lose 1-2lbs ... Read More
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Dr. William Harris
32 years experience Family Medicine
Make some life rules: Be careful about only eating twice a day - you don't want to give your body the signal that you are starving & slow down your metabolism! (then you'll ... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Peltan
27 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes: Don't worry, interruptions in your normal eating patterns for a day, or even a few weeks, will cause no long term harm. You may be more hungry, but th ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Eating disorder?: It sounds like eating is a big issue for you, and that you're controlling how much you eat/don't eat. The "extremely guilty" when you do eat is worri ... Read More
A 3-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Is he growing: At that age I expect a kid to eat well 3-5 days a month and nibble the rest.This follows a reduction in growth rate. If his intake sustains normal act ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience Family Medicine
Eating disorder?: Does she think she's overweight? She may have an eating disorder that requires working with a doc & therapist. With such little food intake, she is lo ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Fred McCurdy
44 years experience Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis
Appetite: I'd suggest taking him to his doctor and going over all of this to include a review of all of his past growth measurements. Much can be revealed by l ... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anna Flor Salcedo
22 years experience Internal Medicine
See below: I encourage my patients to eat a heavy breakfast, good lunch and light dinner with snacks in between. Always make sure that you have carbs, protein a ... Read More
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Dr. Mandakini Patel
40 years experience Pediatrics
Diet for baby: By 6months solids are introduced, but this is not to replace their milk intake. They should have at least 24-30 oz/day of dairy and u can feed differ ... Read More
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Healthy Diets: Nope. Not in any way. You need a variety of foods that include proteins, some carbs and some fats. You need vitamins and nutrition. Yogurt alone can ... Read More
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