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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Similar to others: The aldi peanut butter is similar to other branded products. The majority of its calorie content comes from fat, as it does for other peanut butters.I... Read More

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29 years experience
PB: Avoid expired product. If it's been experied for a few days of weeks (2-3) probably wont be a problem.
Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine 26 years experience
Expired foods.: Any expired food, peanut butter or otherwise, has the potential to be harmful. Please be cautious in eating any food beyond its expiration date. I wou... Read More
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Yes: Anything in large quantities will make you gain weight. Peanut butter is highly calorific so is more likely to make you gain weight. Where you gain we... Read More
Dr. Ralf Lukner
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Depends on your body: Penut butter does have a lot of calories and can cause you to gain excess fat and become obeses. Where excess fat goes depends on your body shape ...... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
Internal Medicine - Cardiology 24 years experience
Yes: Lots of calories per volume. It has the potential to cause weight gain. Pay attention to calories. If you balance calorie intake and expenditure, you ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelius Oleary
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Urgent Care 20 years experience
Healthy diet: Penut butter is packed with protein and tastes great. However, also packed with fat. If you look at the nutritional information for peanut butter, one... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
High in fat but not: In saturated fat. Peanuts have 14 grams of fat but only 1.9 grams of saturated fat as well as 4, 393 mg of omega 6 fatty acids but only 0.8mg of omega... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Ruden
Dentistry 39 years experience
Hummus: The following five can substitute for peanut butter. They are almond butter, cashew butter, sunflower seed butter, soy nut butter, and hummus.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery 50 years experience
Let me explain: Are you eating enough fruits and veggies as well as enough milk to have a balanced diet? If you are, then all you really need to worry about is hydrog... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Rheumatology 53 years experience
It is good: It is a fairly high protein food but try to avoid the ones with added sugar.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Ruden
Dentistry 39 years experience
Yes: While eating peanut butter in moderation is good for you eating spoonfuls is not. Three spoonfuls of peanut butter has over 300 calories and is very ... Read More
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