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is guinness is good for diabetics

A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Wasser
34 years experience Addiction Medicine
Perhaps: Modest alcohol may be ok as long as you count it as a carb calorie. No more than 1-2 standard drinks a day. Stout no more out less problematic than ... Read More

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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Flora: After decades as an Endocrinologist I cannot think of a reason why flora could be good or bad for diabetes control.
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Pineapple: Pineapple shouldnt be a problem for diabetics.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Feldman
40 years experience Endocrinology
No: Honey in any form is a "concentrated sweet" and will raise your sugar significantly, especially if eaten alone.
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Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Milk and gout.: Milk intake shouldn't have much bearing on gout. You'd need a higher protein lad, combined with relative dehydration, to lead to an acute attack of g ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leroy Fleischer
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Soy is a healthy source for protein, without animal fats.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience Internal Medicine
?: I don't understand this question. What do you mean "good for health"? Someone does not get artificially inseminated for their health - i it's not in ... Read More
A 64-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
No: Three well-balanced meals a day with weight reduction and exercise is best. There is no reason to fast, although short periods of fasting are not harm ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gavin Noble
21 years experience Cardiology
True: Emerging data such as that found in the book the china study suggest that a vegan diet is very good preventing and possibly reversing heart disease. ... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shaym Puppala
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: One meta-analysis (pooling data from several studies) demonstrated a 9 mg/dl (0.48-0.49 mmol/l in si units) drop in fasting blood glucose with cinnamo ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Food Myths: No. Not in any unique or special way. It does contain carbohydrate calories and a small amount of these are needed daily for good nutrition.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
28 years experience Rheumatology
Truvia: Is a natural sugar derived from a plant. Its a good substitute for sugar, combined with sensible caloric intake and exercise it will help to control ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Adults need it: Listen. Why are you asking? I'm not saying this is right or wrong, but if you don't manage your body odor -- and almost all adults have some -- you'll ... Read More
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Classical MS diet: Developed years prior to ms dmt's, and is a low fat diet, which pays attention to gluten, and other potential toxins. Two nutritional studies did sug ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theresa Redling
33 years experience Geriatrics
Adequate calories: Adults in the very old population(>85) often eat less large meals and do better with small frequent meals("grazing"). It is common to observe the larg ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martha Hidalgo
30 years experience Internal Medicine
High carb: Corn is a high carb content food. You have to limit the portion to keeps your carbs down. Consider measuring portions and eating one source of carbs p ... Read More
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A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kenneth Grossman
43 years experience Endodontics
No: Alcohol is metabolized to sugar by your body. Sugar is a no no for diabetics! that being said you should ask your dr. Because there are different deg ... Read More
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Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
Not good or bad: Not good or bad. Just calories which must be accounted for in your diet.
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. H Robert Silverstein
Specializes in Cardiology
Cost vs benefit: I believe the benefits of alcohol are over-hyped. I, personally think 4 drinks a week is the max safe limit. The info about "2/day" is good for the he ... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Susan Arnoult
24 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Oranges are high in fiber, low in calories and taste good!
A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Finke
14 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends: In general, healthy people without existing liver disease can tolerate and, we think, benefit from 1-2 glasses of wine daily. If you are on other med ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
"ZANTAC": I googled zantech and got an information company. There is zantac, (ranitidine) which is an h-2 blocker and decreases acid secretion. It is not a di ... Read More

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