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caloric content of Ahi tuna

A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lawrence Schappa
34 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: The potential for mercury in any of the salt water fish you described is very low and should not influence your desire to conceive
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Calories: Would need to know the actual contents of the salad to estimate the caloric content. Take care.
A female asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
50 years experience Pediatrics
See below: Human breast milk provides 20 cal/oz. Some infants in certain medical conditions, e.g., bronchopulmonary dysplasia, requires higher calory intake to ... Read More
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Dr. Carlos Jesurun
48 years experience Neonatology
Ask them why: Not sure why someone pushing you to give 24 cal/oz formula. Do you have enough volume? Is infant asking for more after breast feeding? Is infant gaini ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Moderation: Tuna is one of the fish types that has mercury. Therefore while Tuna per se is good, you need to be weary of eating too much to avoid mercury toxicity ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hasan Khondker
13 years experience Internal Medicine
Tuna contains: Mercury which can cause headaches but you would have to eat an extremely large amount
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lane Childs
34 years experience Urology
Needle Ablation: Trans Urethral Needle Ablation is a procedure done cystoscopically through the penis in which the special device impales two needles into the prostate ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
42 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Yes: High levels of mercury as well as other toxins can be present in tuna and other fish species. We have to depend upon the government inspections to in ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Francine Yep
31 years experience Family Medicine
Maybe: how much?: Depends on whether you're eating ahi steaks or sushi. Estimate the ounces you eat and your weight. Check out the tuna calculator at environmental work ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Stop worrying: There is no actual evidence that any baby has ever been harmed by mercury in fish apart from two tragic pollution disasters. These recommendations are ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Blood test can tell: Since one does not know how much mercury is in the body without a blood test, getting the test is the easiest thing to do. If the level is in the norm ... Read More

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