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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Machtinger
43 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Not much: Some source say about 10% of the lactose content of whole milk. Some say just a trace. Either way many lactose intolerant persons may tolerate a littl ... Read More

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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rachel Chastanet
33 years experience Bariatrics
No: Fruit in its natural state has a much lower glycemic index (the impact on your blood sugar) than fruit which is turned into sauce, "butter," jam, jell ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Fiala
32 years experience Plastic Surgery
No: No. That's a myth.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Wimberly
Specializes in Family Medicine
Butter or marg.: Margarine has less saturated fat than butter and is better for you.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Food Myths: Nope. Not in any way.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Wimberly
Specializes in Family Medicine
Butter or marg.: Butter has more saturated fat than margarine and margarine is better.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience Internal Medicine
According to: Recent studies butter is healthier than margarine
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
No: But an increase in butter may mean an increase in total caloric intake and unhealthy weight gain.
A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Wimberly
Specializes in Family Medicine
Butter or marg.: Butter has more saturated fat than margarine and better.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Southard
14 years experience Internal Medicine
Mixed bag: Some elements of butter can be anti-inflammatory. Most of what's referred to healthy wise in butter are that it contains butyric acid which appears t ... Read More

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