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can you eat brown rice with diverticulitis

A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. C Jeffrey Holmes
36 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: The low residue diet is utilized while you recover from an acute diverticulitis infection. Rice of almond milk is low residue. Once recovered, one wan ... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
40 years experience Holistic Medicine
Brown rice is better: Brown rice a much healthier choice. White rice is brown rice that has had its hull and bran removed, and those are the parts that have most of the nut ... Read More
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Dr. Vythilingam Alagappan
39 years experience Bariatrics
Brown is better: White rich is white since they have bleached off and scrapped off the fiber to give a nice bright color The true brown rice will have the husk and fib ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
I'd stop worrying: I'm familiar with these concerns and I think they're silly. Arsenic is all over the environment. Rice grows in flooded fields and this may be why it t ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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YES: YES.
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A member asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
40 years experience Holistic Medicine
Yes: The husk/shell contains the most important nutrients/ vitamins and most of the fiber. This is why brown rice is healthier than white rice.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Unlikely: That is very unlikely.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Greg Hinson
27 years experience Family Medicine
Moderation: You can lose weight eating candy, and gain weight eating vegetables. They key is to choose good, nutrient-rich foods (and brown rice is better in this ... Read More
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
No: It is really not an issue. An fda analysis found the levels to be too low to cause a health hazard.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
DependsOriginOfRice: brown rice from California,India or Pakistan is best choice&it has third less inorganic Arsenic than other Brown Rice.You can cut the exposure by ... Read More

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