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Is 1 avacodo, handful almonds, sunflower seeds, walnuts, spinach leaves, tomatoe and onion a healthy lunch?

Is 1 avacodo, handful almonds, sunflower seeds, walnuts, spinach leaves, tomatoe and onion a healthy lunch?

Surprisingly fatty.: Sounds good on the surface, but would be rather caloric because of the amounts of healthy fats in the avocado and nuts and seeds. Would cut back on those ingredients, perhaps choosing one per day and switching them up. ...Read more

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7mo has eaten puree mango, pears, banana, carrots, sweet potatoes, squash, green beans, avocado, sweet peas. Never cereal. Does she need to? Meat?

7mo has eaten puree mango, pears, banana, carrots, sweet potatoes, squash, green beans, avocado, sweet peas. Never cereal. Does she need to? Meat?

Introducing foods: At 7 months, you can definitely introduced pureed meats. You should always introduce foods one a time to make sure a child is not allergic to a food. ...Read more

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How much vit c is in lge glass of fresh beetroot, lemon, apple, parsley, carrot juice?

How much vit c is in lge glass of fresh beetroot, lemon, apple, parsley, carrot juice?

Hard to know: This is hard to determine without the concentration of each component and the exact amount of the components in the mixture. ...Read more

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Are apples, cherry tomatoes, peaches, light yogurts, avocados, carrots, and watermelon good for diabetics?

Are apples, cherry tomatoes, peaches, light yogurts, avocados, carrots, and watermelon good for diabetics?

Diabetes and Food: I think the simple answer is no. But, when you look at these specific items in your list there are things that are lower in carbohydrates like the yogurt and the avocado. But, in each person with diabetes, the answer may vary based upon how well controlled their blood sugars are. The goal is to eat more protein and less carbohydrates. That means less sugars, less fruits and less carbs overall. ...Read more

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Eat 5 banana, 1orange , 1 apple. 2cup green tea and 2 cup of nescafe(coffee). Is it healthy?

Eat 5 banana, 1orange , 1 apple. 2cup green tea and 2 cup of nescafe(coffee). Is it healthy?

No: Where is your protein? This is mostly an all sugar albeit natural sugar diet. You need a more balanced diet with protien and whole grains. This is not a healthy breakfast or diet. And tea AND coffee? I'd stick with just the green tea myself. ...Read more

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Is a half banana, a salmon and avacodo/tomatoe/onion/spinach leave/parsley/pepper sandwich on whole wheat with water to drink a human healthy lunch?

Is a half banana, a salmon and avacodo/tomatoe/onion/spinach leave/parsley/pepper sandwich on whole wheat with water to drink a human healthy lunch?

Sounds ok: The sandwich sounds ok, especially if it has no sauce/spread, or just a small amount. Healthiness of a sandwich can also depend on how big a sandwich it is, and on how safe the ingredients are (cooked foods are safer because cooking decreases food bacteria). ...Read more

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Does baked potato soup without the skin contain potassium?

Does baked potato soup without the skin contain potassium?

Yes.: Yes. The potassium is not in the skin. The davita website www.Davita.Com, specifically http://www.Davita.Com/kidney-disease/diet-and-nutrition/diet-basics/lowering-potassium-in-potatoes/e/5323 is a good resource and demonstrates how to remove k+ from potatoes - and many other foods. ...Read more

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Is it healthy to eat boiled dried leaves of green tea?

Is it healthy to eat boiled dried leaves of green tea?

OK but...: This may have slight benefits as the leaves will contain chlorophyll, magnesium, carotenoids etc., but most of the beneficial nutrients like ecgc will have probably been dispersed into the water it was boiled in (the tea). See http://www.Umm.Edu/altmed/articles/green-tea-000255.Htm. ...Read more

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Is plain chicken breast, asparagus, broccoli & cauliflower, mushrooms, and sweet potato a human healthy dinner?

Is plain chicken breast, asparagus, broccoli & cauliflower, mushrooms, and sweet potato a human healthy dinner?

Amount just as: Important. All of the foods you described are healthy but if you do not control the amount, even healthy foods will cause obesity and related problems. ...Read more

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Does lemon and cucumber with tomato puree help remove a skin tan?

Does lemon and cucumber with tomato puree help remove a skin tan?

No: That's making it too complicated. Phone your physician, ask whether you can safely to it yourself with a pair of scissors or a thread tied around the base, or whether you want to be seen. ...Read more

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I add a chopped banana to oatmeal & cook. Cooking dissolves it in oatmeal.Will nutrition of the dissolved banana be the same as in raw banana or less?

I add a chopped banana to oatmeal & cook. Cooking dissolves it in oatmeal.Will nutrition of the dissolved banana be the same as in raw banana or less?

Cooking wil: destroy some of the nutrition in the banana but some will be retained. Consider putting the banana in at the last minute and just warm it up a bit. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Is a half banana, a salmon and avacodo/tomatoe/onion/spinach leave/parsley/pepper sandwich on whole wheat with water to drink a human healthy lunch?

Sounds ok: The sandwich sounds ok, especially if it has no sauce/spread, or just a small amount. Healthiness of a sandwich can also depend on how big a sandwich it is, and on how safe the ingredients are (cooked foods are safer because cooking decreases food bacteria). ...Read more

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Are bananas healthy?

Are bananas healthy?

Bananas healthy: I have heard there is a new banana fungus or virus that is killing bananas around the world. So I think they are sick. You may want to google this for more information. ...Read more

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Does banana increase weight?

Does banana increase weight?

Bananas: You get about 100 calories from a banana. If you want to gain a pound, you'll have to eat about 36 of them. So yes, if you eat more of them than what you're burning in exercise or other activity, then you will gain weight. ...Read more

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Can one take 2 bananas a day?

Can one take 2 bananas a day?

That is usually fine: Bananas are a good source of potassium, b vitamins, vitamin c and magnesium. Bananas don’t contain any fat or cholesterol.. 1 medium sized banana has 27 gm of carbohydrates & only 1.29 gm of protein. So, you need to be judicious if you are a diabetic. Enjoy. ...Read more

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Do they get these banana bags?

Do they get these banana bags?

?: There is more to your question right? You are not in need of a banana bag are you? ...Read more

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What is the benefit of banana ?

What is the benefit of banana ?

Fiber, potassium: bananas have fiber and are a good source of potassium. Potassium in the diet can help to lower blood pressure. ...Read more

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Is banana good to eat everyday?

Is banana good to eat everyday?

Good but everyday?: Bananas can benefit our health in many ways- they are a good source of potassium, help reduce risk of heart disease ; kidney cancer, improve calcium absorption, soothe our stomachs, treat constipation etc.- see http://www.Whfoods.Com/genpage.Php?Tname=foodspice;dbid=7 but they're relatively starchy ; high in sugars. They may be ok every day but i think it's be healthier to have other fruits too. ...Read more

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Can bananas boost your appetite?

Can bananas boost your appetite?

Banana: Banana can boost your potassium level, and may even lower your blood pressure. But I don't think it will boost your appetite. It is something good to eat if you have poor appetite. ...Read more

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Is it bad to eat 3 bananas a day?

Is it bad to eat 3 bananas a day?

Depends: Bananas do have a high glycemic index meaning they are very sugary. Half a banana is one serving size. As long as your weight is within normal limits it should be fine. If you are overweight you may want to cut down on them. ...Read more

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How many bananas can I eat a day?

In moderation: As many as you like as long as you don't get constipated or a belly ache. ...Read more

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Could bananas worsen your vision?

Could bananas worsen your vision?

Neutral: Bananas are a good source of fiber, calories and potassium. These are good for the body but make no difference to the eye. If your vision is worsening, despite banana ingestion, then you need to see an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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What can eating to many bananas do?

What can eating to many bananas do?

Upset stomach: Bananas may cause abdominal cramps and or diarrhea. They also contain a lot of potassium so if you eat a lot you can increase your potassium levels which could be dangerous. Some people also report bananas may cause constipation. ...Read more

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Why is it bad to eat a full banana?

?: I'm not sure why that's bad. I never heard of that. Why do you think it's bad? ...Read more

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Is it good to eat a banana every day?

In general: it's good especially if your body needs POTASSIUM (eg; you are taking a DIURETIC (fluid pill) Hope this is helpful! Dr Z ...Read more

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Is eating a banana at night not good?

Is eating a banana at night not good?

Constipation maybe: If you have constipation then chronic ingestion of bananas may make this worse, however I am not aware of any studies that show that there are health issues with eating bananas at night in general. ...Read more