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what are some examples of low carb diets?

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Low carb diet: Two things -- 1: Go to a library near you and get help from the staff to find carb diet. 2: Have your doctor refer you to a dietician who will help you with food, drink, and exercise.

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Can my diet prevent allergies?

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No: No. There are many myths surrounding allergies, but many studies have looked at this issue and show quite conclusively that mom's diet doesn't affect junior's chance of getting allergies. Enjoy whatever foods you'd like.
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Can my diet upset my breastfed baby's tummy?

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Yes: While not every baby reacts to foods mom eats in the same way, there are some notorious foods that can cause fussiness: cabbage (which includes sauerkraut, cole slaw, and egg rolls), spicy foods, caffeine, onions and garlic, certain vegetables like broccoli, cauliflower, carrots and asparagus, and large amounts of dairy or tomatoes. Some babies react to small amounts of alcohol too.
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What can you do to help reduce fatty liver? Also, is South Beach Diet safe for fatty liver

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Lose weight: Vitamin e has also been shown to help. You do have a risk of gall stones with rapid weight loss. Ironically patients who had some fat when they dieted as opposed to no fat, developed fewer gall stones.

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