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Is beef jerky chew that you put in your lip bad for you? It has no nicotene, but I'm curious if it may damage gums and lips.

Is beef jerky chew that you put in your lip bad for you? It has no nicotene, but I'm curious if it may damage gums and lips.

Good Question: I do not know but I would have to think the additives is where the concern might likely be. If there is sugar, for example, then that could cause some problems. ...Read more

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I feel tightening of my temples after I chew on something hard like beef jerky. What is the cause of this?

I feel tightening of my temples after I chew on something hard like beef jerky. What is the cause of this?

Muscle Strain: This is a pretty common problem. It happens to me on occasion. Beef jerky is hard to bite through and causes your muscles to work that much harder. Try cutting it in pieces so you jaw doesn't have to work so hard! Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Accidentally ate some moldy beef jerky serious?

Accidentally ate some moldy beef jerky serious?

Only if you get sick: If you develop symptoms of GI distress or other changes go and see a doctor and be tested. ...Read more

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My 8 year old ate the lol white package in the beef jerky bag. Will it hurt him.?

My 8 year old ate the lol white package in the beef jerky bag. Will it hurt him.?

Most likely no...: The little white package contains silica gel, a substance used to prevent moisture. If swallowed, it should pass without problem. Drinking plenty of water can help with stomach irritation. If distress, in any form, continues after ingesting the silica gel, contact a poison control center or local medical care. ...Read more

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Can you have beef jerky in first 12 weeks of pregnancy?

Can you have beef jerky in first 12 weeks of pregnancy?

Yes, but: It's not the healthiest of foods, so please make sure to eat a balanced diet as well. ...Read more

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How bad is beef for health?

How bad is beef for health?

Not bad if lean: Lean beef is not bad for one's health, as long as it is consumed in moderation. Your leaner cuts of beef include the filet mignon and new york steaks. The fattier and less healthy cuts include your prime rib and rib eye cuts. Stick with the healthier, leaner cuts and enjoy in moderation. ...Read more

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Are beef sweetbreads healthy?

Are beef sweetbreads healthy?

No: Sweetbread is the pancreas. First, any beef product is unhealthy. There is no reason to ever eat that. There are many other dining options out there. Second, you increase your fat intake (particularly the pancreas compared to muscle meat), cholesterol, and inflammation, especially if it's not organic, free-roaming, vegetarian-fed (what cows naturally eat). ...Read more

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What is effect of eating rare beef?

What is effect of eating rare beef?

Not much: Rare beef occurs when the cooking does not denature the red myoglobin in the beef. In this country beef is inspected and certified so disease is unlikely from poorly cooked beef. It does contain a goody amount of nutritional protein, and a few vitamins like vitamin b-12 less common in vegetable sources. Rarely beef can be contaminated during processing and outbreaks of illness have occurred. ...Read more

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Is grassfed beef really better for you?

Is grassfed beef really better for you?

Yes: Just as "you are what you eat" cows are what they eat. Their natural diet is grass. Corn is an unnatural food for them & these days most cows are fed toxic pesticide-laden gmo corn. Corn-fed beef has many unhealthy fats & pesticide residues. Grassfed beef is lower in fat & has a much higher amount of healthy fats like omega 3 fats & cla. I consider grassfed beef to be healthy ®ular beef unhealthy! ...Read more

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How often should I be eating beef a week?

How often should I be eating beef a week?

No consensus but...: There is absolutely no consensus on this. One thing I can say is there is no need to eat any at all. Vegetarians & vegans would say none & a large body of evidence points to reduced risk of heart disease & cancer & longer life in those who are vegetarian. If you do eat beef I advise only grass-fed meat. Beef fed gmo-corn & given hormones/antibiotics is very unhealthy to eat! See my comment:. ...Read more

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What happens if you eat bad corn beef and cabbage?

What happens if you eat bad corn beef and cabbage?

Food Poisoning: Food poisoning, also called foodborne illness, is illness caused by eating contaminated food. Infectious organisms — including bacteria, viruses and parasites — or their toxins are the most common causes of food poisoning. Http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/food-poisoning/basics/definition/con-20031705 ...Read more

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Can eating only ground beef be unhealthy that means I eat nothing else?

Can eating only ground beef be unhealthy that means I eat nothing else?

Varied diet.: Ground beef contains saturated fat, which we generally consider unhealthy. Even though carbohydrate-limited diets are all the rage in certain circles, they still have to be planned with great prudence. It would be better to maintain a varied, moderate-calorie diet containing lean proteins, complex carbs, fiber and a little bit of mono- and polyunsaturated fats. And exercise. ...Read more

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I like grassfed beef. Is it a lot healthier than regular and worth the high price?

I like grassfed beef. Is it a lot healthier than regular and worth the high price?

Yes and yes: Just as "you are what you eat" cows are what they eat. Their natural diet is grass. Corn is an unnatural food for them & these days most cows are fed toxic pesticide-laden gmo corn. Corn-fed beef has many unhealthy fats & pesticide residues. Grassfed beef is lower in fat & has a much higher amount of healthy fats like omega 3 fats & cla. I consider grassfed beef to be healthy ®ular beef unhealthy! ...Read more

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Hi. Does beef make fat in body while consuming on daily basis its save to beef Daily or not?

Hi. Does beef make fat in body while consuming on daily basis its save to beef Daily or not?

Beef: Beef is a good source of protein. Although I do not eat beef everyday, it is not harmful. However too much everyday is. This is from a caloric standpoint and you only need so much protein. ...Read more

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Why dose beef make me feel sick?

Why dose beef make me feel sick?

Reaction: There are a few reasons why beef might be affecting you. It could be an allergy to the beef or a even a sensitivity. Sometime people react to beef because of what the cow was given (like the grains it was fed or the hormones and antibiotics it was given). If it is an allergy or sensitivity, there are some tests that your doctor can do to get more information. ...Read more

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What component of beef aids in vision?

What component of beef aids in vision?

Beef and eye: Collagen. Used in plastic surgery around the eye as well as corneal cross linking surgery. ...Read more

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Is daily eating beef meat bad for health? ¿

Is daily eating beef meat bad for health? ¿

In moderation: As with all things in life... do everything in moderation. Beef is fine, but that depends on how much beef one eats over time. For example, 4 ounces of beef every day is fine. But, 40 ounces of beef every day is an abnormally huge amount. Life is about balance. Balance is what matters. ...Read more

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What are the pros and cons of eating pork and beef?

What are the pros and cons of eating pork and beef?

Pork & beef fair: Plant based diets are best for us to prevent diseases, so pork & beef are the lowest on the health benefits scale. They contribute to cholesterol, inflammation, many infectious diseases in the world. The benefits are when lean they provide B12 (which can be supplemented), iron (which can be supplemented). If you eat them, eat them rarely, use organic and lean cuts. ...Read more

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Is it better to eat ground turkey or lean ground beef?

Is it better to eat ground turkey or lean ground beef?

No clear winner: Read the label- these are essentially equivalent if the fat content is similar. Both are good sources of protein, and the differences in types of fat are negligible between them. As always, vegetable and some fish sources of protein are even more healthful, but neither ground turkey nor lean ground beef is a bad choice for meat eaters. ...Read more

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Is eating pork a healthier choice than beef (steak)?

Is eating pork a healthier choice than beef (steak)?

Where's the beef?: The choice of eating pork vs. Beef ultimately depends on your health goals. The same size of pork compared to beef contains relatively less calories but about the same protein content. Although generally pork tends to have a higher fat content, the fat content of beef can vary depending on the cut. How either one is prepared may also have an impact. All the best in your pursuit of healthy eating. ...Read more

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Please suggest what food other than beef has a good source of iron?

Please suggest what food other than beef has a good source of iron?

Healthy diet: Sources of iron - egg yolk, molasses, raisin bran, raisins, prunes, dried apricots, figs, kidney beans, pinto beans, navy beans, lentils, split green peas, enriched cereals, enriched macaroni, spinach, greens, broccoli, lima beans, avocado. Cook in a cast iron pan. The following foods can help your body absorb iron better: orange, cantaloupe, strawberries, grapefruit, broccoli, brussels sprouts. ...Read more

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What are effect of amino beef tablets? I`m 19 years and I go to gym 5 day a week

What are effect of amino beef tablets? I`m 19 years and I go to gym 5 day a week

None: You spend money, the other guy takes your money and you get nothing but a lighter wallet. Have a hamburger, it's cheaper and just as good. Tastes better too. ...Read more

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Can I eat beef everyday if I am working out and doing cardio? I am trying to bulk up.

Can I eat beef everyday if I am working out and doing cardio? I am trying to bulk up.

Yes, but: Yes you can eat beef at the recommended portions per day, but if you are trying to "bulk up", there are better proteins to consume that provide the same amount of nutrient without high cholestrol or fat content (pork, chicken, fish, oatmeal, black beans, etc). ...Read more