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calories absorbed in the mouth

A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Small intestine: You absorb nutrients in areas that have absorptive tissue. The mouth and stomach are channels that are modified to add materials that will make eventu ... Read More
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Dr. Stephen Rothstein
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Vomit: Hard to give a good answer. Many variables but safe to assume not much is absorbed
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Dr. Daniel Weiss
45 years experience Endocrinology
Water, : Water, some medicines, simple sugars and alcohol can be absorbed when in the stomach. Other nutrients are absorbed after they leave the stomach when ... Read More
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Tricky question: This depends on what you mean by "taken in." obviously you take nutrients into your body through your mouth when you eat them, but dr. Weiss gives a ... Read More
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Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
High protein: There are many high protein, high energy commercially available drinks such as Boost and Ensure. Also try chicken or beef broth, Egg Drop Soup, pudd ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Be sure of diagnosis: Get examined especially if that bothersome. Canker sores are common aphthous ulcers of mouth that occur situationally often in response to stressors, ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience Family Medicine
Skittles: Yes if you spit out the skittles you would be absorbing less calories than if you ate them normally.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Terry Simpson
34 years experience General Surgery
Not many : Contrary to most exercise myths most don't burn more than 100 calories an hour.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Don Millner
42 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Phosphoric Acid!: Zero coke and other low calorie soft drinks don't contain sugars but do have phosphoric acid as an ingredient. This acid, especially with repeated si ... Read More
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Dr. Peter Kurzweil
49 years experience Internal Medicine
a type of neuralgia: Tingling of any sort is generally referred to as a neuralgia. If there is a definite underlying problem, even if cause is not known, it becomes a neu ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience Internal Medicine
Extreme diets: Cause hair loss, this should be reversible but i suspect there is more to yiur story. Have it checked.

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