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Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Not Healthy food: Processed meats are not healthy food. it is to be avoided. so should Red meat be aavoided as these foods increase the risk for Cancer. You can eat pla ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shontae Buffington
16 years experience Pediatrics
Age matters: The short answer is yes..But there are 2 factors to keep in mind; 1-lunch meat may not be the healthiest food as it contains nitrates, salts and other ... Read More
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Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
If small: it will "pass" out without a problem ( I am assuming "soft" plastic which is the kind most luncheon meats are packaged with! Hope this helps! Dr Z
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Dr. Joseph Warren
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Caffeine OK.: Caffeine intake in low to moderate dosing ranges, (one cup of coffee per day) is not known to cause pregnancy loss. Deli meats and lightly processed ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
NOT SAFE unless...: Most lunch meats contain nitrites, a chemical that crosses the placenta & increases a baby's risk of brain tumors! see http://www.Livestrong.Com/arti ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Robert Andrews
35 years experience Interventional Radiology
There : There are a lot of things to avoid when pregnant, and other things you specifically should take, like prenatal vitamins. Lunch meats are not in eith ... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: As long as your 24 hour dietary intake is balanced and meets your nutritional requirements, you can adjust the content of meals to meet the needs of y ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Probably;listeriosis: if the cold cuts were heated until they were "steaming hot" you have no reason to worry. Unheated lunch meats MAY contain listeria, a bacteria that ca ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Chandler
32 years experience Ophthalmology
Limit size and fat: Most studies indicate that red meat consumption is not good for the health, and possibly adding even just one serving a day can increase the long term ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rhonda Simons
14 years experience Family Medicine
She should avoid : All smoked/salted meats during pregnancy. She should also avoid Klonopin, (clonazepam) as the baby can be born with a benzo addiction, which is very ... Read More
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