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Is dairy bad for you

A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jack Mutnick
16 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Congestion: Dairy is notorious for increasing the thickness of mucus, making people feel that they are more congested. Dairy isn't bad for you, but if you get con ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sreedhar Samudrala
23 years experience Family Medicine
Yes it could be: Feel free to try a couple weeks without dairy and see if it helps :)
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Catherine Spratt turner
32 years experience Family Medicine
Milk: Milk is a good source of protein and calcium. Low fat or 2% helps to address the issue of fat with milk. In children, milk is an important part of t ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Milk: Milk is known to make mucus and is not recommended during a cold.
A 68-year-old male asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
40 years experience Preventive Medicine
Low Fat Ones: Yes!: Dairy contains fats, proteins ; sugars. When fat is removed, the sugars are still there, thus low fat = ↑ed sugar, at least by ratio compared to befor ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Not : Regular dairy and meat product do not have bad bacteria.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Cavities: His cavities are probablty due to the fact that he was put to bed with a bottle of milk or juice. The milk sugars or fruit sugars remained in his mout ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Toman
17 years experience Sports Medicine
Lactaid: Lactaid or lactase pills will help you to break down the sugar in milk. Thank you.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ashwin Patel
41 years experience Urgent Care
Not a bad sign.: Some food items remain undigested and can be seen in the stools. This is very common and I wouldn't worry about it. If you start feeling weak or get a ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anifat Balogun
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Not necessarily: Dairy products have not been shown to improve or worsen the course of a sinus infection.

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