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Allergic to baked beans, how would I know?

Allergic to baked beans, how would I know?

Food allergy: Food allergic symptoms can be extremely varied and can be very severe causing anaphylaxis (throat closing, dizziness, shortness of breath) or milder, non-life-threatening, such as stomach cramps, diarrhea, skin rash, itching, facial swelling, nasal congestion. ...Read more

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Are canned baked beans healthy? Why or why not? If not, how can I make them healthier?

Are canned baked beans healthy? Why or why not? If not, how can I make them healthier?

Cannes Beans: I would suggest that you eat fresh vegetables from your farmer's market if possible. In order to can food products, salt has to be added. Also the aluminum from the cans can get into the food products. ...Read more

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Is baked beans on toast a healthy lunch?

Is baked beans on toast a healthy lunch?

Sure, they're great!: Beans (legumes) are considered both a vegetable & a protein, & appear twice on the USDA Food Guide Pyramid. Beans have a low calorie count but pack a high fiber content. They help lower cholesterol, & are high in antioxidants, protein, B vitamins, iron, magnesium, potassium, copper, zinc. When eaten regularly they can promote a healthy heart & the phytochemicals in beans may reduce some cancers. ...Read more

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Cause of allergic reaction to pinto beans?

Cause of allergic reaction to pinto beans?

Bean protein: Pinto bean allergy is uncommon but has been described. Typically the allergen is a protein. Beans are legumes and reactions may be seen with other legumes (pea, bean, soy). It is also possible that it wasn't the pinto bean and a more common food allergen is to blame. An allergist can assist. ...Read more

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G6PD a bean alergic does this sickness till 14 years and does not effect you?

G6PD a bean alergic does this sickness till 14 years and does not effect you?

True G6pd deficiency: Has several degrees of severity, some patients are severely affected, others just mildly suffer from the deficiency, still all suspected patients need to be rightfully diagnosed, if having the disease should keep avoiding the medications and foods that would trigger their symptoms, better follow up with physicians experienced in blood diseases, take care ...Read more

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Are baked beans and bread good types of proteins and carbs for bodybuilding?

Are baked beans and bread good types of proteins and carbs for bodybuilding?

It's all good: If your proteins are from vegetable sources, mix them for an optimal balance of amino acids, or eat plenty. I'm very glad you're lifting. There's a lot of confusing talk out there; the key is plenty of protein without a great amount in the way of calories; don't forget aerobic fitness as well. ...Read more

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Baked beans ok to eat with mild fatty alcoholic liver disease?

Baked beans ok to eat with mild fatty alcoholic liver disease?

Yes: Beans are good sincethey are high in fiber, they help regulate your blood sugar and should not worsen alcoholic fatty liver disease. They also help to lower cholesterol by drawing bile from the liver and Gallbladder into intestinal tract as part of digestion. Best of health to you ...Read more

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What types of food can I eat if I'm allergic to all tree nuts soy bean soy whey sun flower and strawberries and fresh fruits?

What types of food can I eat if I'm allergic to all tree nuts soy bean soy whey sun flower and strawberries and fresh fruits?

? Truly Allergic: Many patients claim to be allergic to foods but on allergy testing are negative. Furthermore positive reactions don't in themselves mean one is allergic but that one has allergic antibodies to foods. Many patients with reactions on testing to peanut have developed tolerance to foods.
You need to see an allergist, get tested and possibly have an elimination and food challenges done. ...Read more

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Cyanosis from eating lima beans which causes glycosides to release cyanide on contact with stomach acid. Is that an allergic reaction?

Cyanosis from eating lima beans which causes glycosides to release cyanide on contact with stomach acid. Is that an allergic reaction?

No: This is not an allergic reactions. Allergic reactions occur when the immune system overreacts to something that is normally harmless. Cyanide is a poison contained in some foods. ...Read more

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Is baked turkey breast, with a small mix of black beans, bell pepper, onion, tomatoe, low sodium hot sauce a healthy dinner? Trying 2 lose weight

Is baked turkey breast, with a small mix of black beans, bell pepper, onion, tomatoe, low sodium hot sauce a healthy dinner? Trying 2 lose weight

Sounds good!: Sounds like a healthy meal. Just remember to limit portion sizes, because too much of even a healthy dish is too much. ...Read more

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How is it that I am allergic to soy milk but can consume soy beans as well as other foods with soy in them and not get the itchy swelling throat.?

How is it that I am allergic to soy milk but can consume soy beans as well as other foods with soy in them and not get the itchy swelling throat.?

Processing: It likely has to do with the way the soy milk is processed. It is a type 2 food allergy known as oral allergy syndrome. Childrens hospital of philadelphia has a great link about oas, check it out. ...Read more

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2 of my 4 kids allergic soy, wheat, rice, corn, peanut, hazelnut, almond, coconut, tomato, lima bean, garlic, onion, fish, shellfish, cantaloupe! Help?

2 of my 4 kids allergic soy, wheat, rice, corn, peanut, hazelnut, almond, coconut, tomato, lima bean, garlic, onion, fish, shellfish, cantaloupe! Help?

Board certified MD?: Make sure the doc telling you this is doing skin testing and not blood testing, consider a trip to a board certified allergy immunologist specialist, unlikely all of these positive tests are clinically significant. ...Read more

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Recently, I had two occasions where after eating beans I either had loose stools and/or vomiting. Is this an allergic reaction or food poisoning?

Recently, I had two occasions where after eating beans I either had loose stools and/or vomiting. Is this an allergic reaction or food poisoning?

Aller allerg: The title wouldn't let me type in allergic. You are likely having an anaphylactic reaction to beans and need to avoid them. One need to rule out peanut allergy as well and you need to consider having epinephrine autoinjector at all times in case of accidental exposure to beans. Consult an allergist since you likely have nasal and/or respiratory allergies as well. ...Read more

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I'm allergic to milk, eggs, wheat, soy beans and rye, my throat would swell up but if I take benadryl I can eat what I want, wondered if anyone else ca?

I'm allergic to milk, eggs, wheat, soy beans and rye, my throat would swell up but if I take benadryl I can eat what I want, wondered if anyone else ca?

Do tryptase level.: Multiple food allergies are difficult to deal with. I usually see 6-7 people a year with this allergy. Some have mast cell conditions that can explain the brown spots. Swelling and/or intestinal cramping with diarrhea is seen. If true food allergy, avoidance to that many is hard. Wheat/ rye free foods may have egg or milk. This calls for a lot of label reading. Consider gluten free & vegan foods. ...Read more

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32 weeks pregnant and have been eating Bush's vegetarian baked beans cold and out of the can. Is this safe? Aren't they pre-cooked? Any risks to baby?

32 weeks pregnant and have been eating Bush's vegetarian baked beans cold and out of the can. Is this safe? Aren't they pre-cooked? Any risks to baby?

This is safe: It is fine to eat them cold, straight from the can...as long as they are not beyond the printed expiration date on the can. They are fully cooked and there should be no risk to your baby. ...Read more

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Is it ok to eat hot baked potato with cheese and beans when you have throat infection?

Is it ok to eat hot baked potato with cheese and beans when you have throat infection?

Yes: While some acid foods can cause direct irritation to a sore throat, there is not harm from this, only hurt.
Smoking is another problem, and that should stop!
Potatoes and cheese, and beans are fine.
Eat foods that don't hurt as they are swallowed and you will be more comfortable ...Read more

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Is soya bean seed bad for your health?

Is soya bean seed bad for your health?

Soy beans ARE seeds: And no, they are very good for your health. Especially if you are female. ...Read more

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Whst do you think about green bean pills?

Whst do you think about green bean pills?

No evidence: Some research shows that taking green coffee extract (svetol, naturex) 80-200 mg daily might cause modest weight loss over a period of 12 weeks. However, the research so far is preliminary and poor quality. But hey, dr. Oz likes it and advertises for it.
Seriously, not enough evidence to form a real medical opinion. ...Read more

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White bean extract does what for the body?

White bean extract does what for the body?

Depends on complianc: White bean extract is supposed to boost metabolism and block carbohydrate absorption. However few good studies have been done and those studies show inconsistent results. Appears safe only diarrhea and other mild GI symptoms and reduction of blood sugars have been described. One study showing subjects who were very compliant with the study did show good results. ...Read more

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What is the healthiest type of beans to eat?

What is the healthiest type of beans to eat?

Depends on goal: Lentils have high protein content. Cannellini beans have higher protein content, but also more carbohydrate and so for losing weight, may not be a better choice. Edamame has high protein, lower carbohydrate content, but soy beans have enzyme inhibitors which may block the action of enzymes for protein digestion. So, may be best to try 1/2 cup of lentils two meals daily, if trying to lose weight. ...Read more

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Is good eat beans when you have high level of trglycerides? Because I have 270 mg/dl

Is good eat beans when you have high level of trglycerides? Because I have 270 mg/dl

No--carbohydrates: Contribute to elevated lipid levels, as do many genetic factors. Many people think cholesterol and triglycerides are related to the fat they eat. In truth, you make many parts of your lipid panel worse by eating carbs and sugars. I would also recommend flaxseed oil or fish oil-up to 4 grams daily to help the triglycerides. Have doc check apo e, and advanced lipid profile, easier to pinpoint problems. ...Read more

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It is bean about a year that I can't control my self to stop thinking. Pleas can you tell me how to stop thinking?

It is bean about a year that I can't control my self to stop thinking. Pleas can you tell me how to stop thinking?

CBT therapy +: Consider a CBT therapist to help you w/ what may be a form of OCD or another disorder. You want to think - just not out of control. It's a challenge, but possible. It may need meds for some time too. Don't struggle alone, a coach can really help. ...Read more

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Which is the raw product of fava beans. Is it derived from regular green beans. How can we distinguish between green beans and fava beans?

Which is the raw product of fava beans. Is it derived from regular green beans. How can we distinguish between green beans and fava beans?

Favs beans: They are part of the pea family. They are shelled and cooked that way. The pods look like pea pods. Delicious! All the best. ...Read more