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protein shakes for pregnant women

A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Yes, but...: If it displaces useless sugars and carbs. Remeber, eskimo and inuit native diets contained no carbs. Only protein and fat. The body will make the nece ... Read More
Dr. James Henning
49 years experience Anesthesiology
It's Relative...: You may wish to avoid any that contain artificial sweeteners. But, have a look at this link first. It may help guide your further inquiry. Also, nothi ... Read More
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
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Protein - pregnancy: Can be - but be balanced. Best to stay natural. Egg white is superior to all. Quinoa is excellent. Beans and lentils are excellent. Milk protein is e ... Read More

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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
All without carbs!: Eas carbvantage, 17g atkins morning shake: 16g. Premium (cosco): 30g. There are many. Cost does not equal the best!
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
If you....: Are not eating enough meat, or you are exercising heavily. Also, they make a quick breakfast or meal substitute. I like eas carbvantage: 17g of prote ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Futterweit
63 years experience Endocrinology
Lean met, some carbs: Add lean red meat. Fishes, salmon, and some carbs together with above. Eat slowly and let it digest well. BMs ok?
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Several.: EAS carbvantage 17 g protein; Premium Protein (30 g protein); Atkin's shakes (15g protein). All have whey protein, except for EAS-soy and pea protein ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
8 years experience Internal Medicine
Low BMI: You should speak to a doctor. Some people have thyroid disease that does not allow them to lose weight, others have problems absorbing food, there als ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Arthur Ciaramicoli
44 years experience Clinical Psychology
Protein Shakes: Protein shakes can be a helpful addition to a weigh loss program. The best shakes include vegetables, protein and fruit. Try rice protein instead of w ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Can help but....: Only if you are a teenager growing. Your age appears to be 35, and if this is the case, it will not increase height!
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Safe unless...: Unless your kidney function is low, or you have renal tubular acidosis. Otherwise safe and healthy.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia ii, do, ms
20 years experience Geriatrics
Yes: Protein shakes are considered food however, make sure that there are no energy additives. Most 18 yr olds do not need extra protein.
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