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Can you get sick from eating rancid oil
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yvonne Brouardanswered
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Not healthy : You won't get sick immediately from eating old cooking oil, but having oil that has been sitting around for a while means the oil has very likely gon... Read More
3.9k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 46-year-old female asked:
Opened a pack of crisps (chips) halfway through the packet realised there was a funny smell. stopped eating them. think the oil on the crisps was rancid. will i get ill for eating the crisps? as i have read about free radicals from rancid oils
Dr. Donald Colantinoanswered
Internal Medicine 63 years experience
Stale chips: Simple stale or rancid chips may taste bad but should cause no harm. However if they smell bad you could develop nausea or diarrhea. These symptoms wo... Read More
64 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 40-year-old female asked:
Recently started vaping cbd oil, now have strong smelling urine, found out its an adverse reaction to propylene glycol in it, is it safe for me to keep using it when i am having this reaction? like can i get sick or an infection if i keep using it?
Dr. Gurmukh Singhanswered
Pathology 51 years experience
Quit using it: Weed and weed products are psychoactive drugs and will mess with your brain more than give you a smelly urine. Just because it may be legal does not m... Read More
574 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensingeranswered
Ophthalmology 54 years experience
No: This not inhaled and the residue is too trivial to be a problem.
5.8k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 53-year-old female asked:
Bought frozen corn& canned crabmeat from a supermarket.sauteed them together in hot oil&ate the food.when i was eating the food,i found a small piece of root like ginger in the food.can i get infected with covid19 if that piece of veggie has covid19?
Dr. Stuart Hickersonanswered
Family Medicine 34 years experience
No: Covid has not been associated with frozen food. Also heating the dish on a stove would raise the temperature to levels that would be inhospitable for ... Read More
77 viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 45-year-old member asked:
I get lower stomach pain when eating at restaurants. is it the oil in the food? i tend to go bm after returning home.
Dr. Peter Kurzweilanswered
Internal Medicine 52 years experience
Could be +: Based on your sx and timing with relation to eating dinner, it is very likely related to something your ingesting. Possibilities include too much oi... Read More
5.9k viewsReviewed Mar 31, 2023
A 24-year-old female asked:
Have unknown food allergies- been eating unseasoned red meats, asparagus w pure olive oil no sauces- still geting sick-could it b red meat?
Dr. Luis Matosanswered
Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 47 years experience
YesAlpha Gal Allergy: Galactose alpha 1,3 galactose (a.k.a Alpha gal allergy) You may have reactions 3-6 hours after eating mammalian meats. You should be able to eat Poult... Read More
3k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 37-year-old female asked:
The doctor said 2g fish oil can cause heart burn, but does eating enough salmon (to get 2g fish oil) cause the same amount of heart burn?
Dr. JUDY WASHINGTONanswered
Family Medicine 40 years experience
No: There is away to help with that. Take the fish oil with food. There are brands that do not cause the heart burn. Also split it into 3 doses.
6k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 30-year-old male asked:
Eating salmon fish oil supplements my hair loss get worse and stop earing fish oil supplement my hair loss stop why ? i guess i have yeast overgrowth?
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohananswered
Dermatology 59 years experience
You have everything: Wherever you got these absurd ideas, stop going there. Fish oil supplements have no effect on hair and are a waste of money. "Yeast overgrowth" is not... Read More
1.4k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 35-year-old female asked:
I get a sore throat right after eating at some chinese restaurants, the oil they use have a smell to it. could i be allergic to the oil and hot sauce? my throat hurt after eating nuts & chocolate too.
Dr. Suzanne Fialaanswered
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Yes you could.: This sounds like a food sensitivity, not a true allergy of you have no itching or swelling. The two most likely ingredients that come to mind that yo... Read More
5.2k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
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