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Which type of meat is best for protein and which is the best way to cook it?

Which type of meat is best for protein and which is the best way to cook it?

There is no "one.": Poultry anf fish are usually lean, but not as dense as lean beef or pork (contain more water). All are great. Just make sure it is lean! Best baked, grilled or sauteed, not fried! ...Read more

Protein (Definition)

Proteins are large molecules made up of a smaller class of molecules called amino acids. Proteins play an enormous role in the function of our bodies including enzymes, messengers, replicating dna, ...Read more


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If I'm considering a vegetarian diet, what are some of the best non-meat, non-soy sources of protein and iron to ensure my intake is adequate?

If I'm considering a vegetarian diet, what are some of the best non-meat, non-soy sources of protein and iron to ensure my intake is adequate?

Beans/nuts/greens: The best sources of protein for vegetarians are beans and nuts. Eggs are good also unless you will be vegan. Beans and green vegetables are great sources of iron. Taking a multivitamin is probably a good idea as well ...Read more

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Does the meat has more protein than bean?

Does the meat has more protein than bean?

Yes, however...: Meat does have more protein ounce per ounce, but beans are a good source of protein, cost less and have other nutritional benefits. See http://www. Intelihealth. Com/ih/ihtih/wsihw000/35320/75768/1477314.Html? D=dmthmscontent and http://healthyeating. Sfgate. Com/soy-beef-chicken-highest-percentage-protein-6357.Html and http://www. Nutribodyprotein. Com/protein-types. Php
hemp seeds are a great source too. ...Read more

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How might I get protein besides meat and beans?

How might I get protein besides meat and beans?

Lots of ways: Eggs are one of the best sources of protein. You can also drink protein shakes- either whey -based (from dairy) or vegan-based. Vegan protein shakes contain good quality proteins from sources such as pumpkin, hemp, brown rice, pea, etc. Certain nuts and seeds are also high in protein. ...Read more

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Can eating red meat increase the risk of diabetes or anything?

Can eating red meat increase the risk of diabetes or anything?

Yes it does: People who eat as little as on serving of red meat a day whether processed or non, have an increased risk of developing diabetes.This was published in a large study from harvard in 2011.The meat implicated was both pork and beef. ...Read more

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What is a good source of non-meat protein that I could add to my pasta?

What is a good source of non-meat protein that I could add to my pasta?

No egg white?: If one doesn't eat eggs, then egg white (which is all protein) is not an option. That means one would have to add items like beans, legumes (like peas), nuts (like cooked cashews or cooked peanuts), soy (like tofu), etc... ...Read more

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When exercising to gain healthy weight, is dietary protein from grains, meats, and nuts equally good protein?

When exercising to gain healthy weight, is dietary protein from grains, meats, and nuts equally good protein?

Organic protein: It is very important to understand the source for the protein. Only organic sources for the protein helps in weight management. ...Read more

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What happens if protein is going to be denatured in high temp, what happens to the proteins in meat when we cook it?

Also denatured: Most of the proteins are also denatured upon cooking. But your body makes better use of the component amino acids to create new proteins ...Read more

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Can diabetics eat meat?

Can diabetics eat meat?

Yes: You can eat meats. Count that into the total intake of the day. ...Read more

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What are other ways to get protein besides meat?

What are other ways to get protein besides meat?

Many...: Milk, cheese, other dairy. Eggs (egg whites). Tofu. Legumes-lentils, chick peas, beans. Nuts and nut butters (peanut butter). Many others! ...Read more

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What are some ways to get protein other than eating meat?

What are some ways to get protein other than eating meat?

Many: Beans, including soybeans as well as nuts and seeds are excellent non-animal sources of protein. If you are not a strict vegetarian, eggs, cheese and milk are also good sources of protein. Soy and whey protein powders are also available allowing you to supplement your protein intake. ...Read more

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Can you please recommend some effective sources of protein other than meat?

Can you please recommend some effective sources of protein other than meat?

Many: Whole grains are a great source of protein, but the one with the highest protein content is quinoa. All beans, lentils, & peas, tofu & soy products, edamame, tvp and tempeh. Nuts, including peanuts, cashews, almonds and walnuts all contain protein, as do seeds like sesame seeds and sunflower seeds. Store-bought meat substitute products & seitan are rich in protein, as are protein shakes. ...Read more

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Can I offer tofu to my 9month instead of meat as a protein source? How should I prepare it?

Go ahead: However, please be sure that junior is adequately nourished otherwise, especially with the iron he needs. Despite all the pop claims and rhetoric, vegetarianism is dangerous unless you know exactly what you are doing, offers its participants little beyond feeling morally superior (which they may be), and it's especially dangerous for children. Please be well-informed in caring for your new baby. ...Read more

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What is the most common and typical food to eat every day containing proteins, besides meat?

What is the most common and typical food to eat every day containing proteins, besides meat?

There are many!: People with different ethnic backgrounds and taste preferences rely on different sources of protein. These can be fish, eggs, chicken, dairy products such as cheese, yogurt, and milk, or vegetarian sources such as tofu and other beans and grains. ...Read more

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In which meal I can find more protien content? Well done grilled meat or medium rare grilled meat? Please I need your reply

In which meal I can find more protien content? Well done grilled meat or medium rare grilled meat? Please I need your reply

No difference: The amount of heating does not change the amount of protein content in the meal. Protein does become more "denatured" during cooking, but its amount doesn't change. ...Read more

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I turned vegeterian a few months ago and I just realized I really need to know about more foods that contain proteins, rather than meat.?

TOFU, beans, spinach: If you are still eating dairy products, protein is easily found in milk, cheese and eggs. You can also find high levels of protein in vegetables such as beans/lentils, nuts and tofu! ...Read more

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Will meat analogues help with protein intake?

Will meat analogues help with protein intake?

Vegetarian "meat": If you eat a variety of vegetables, legumes, and whole grains, you will get all the protein you need. Meat analogues certainly have lots of protein, but one drawback is that they are highly processed. They also tend to be high in sodium. Use them sparingly if you do use them to wean off flesh-based food. ...Read more

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What are healthy protein sources instead of red meats?

Many choices: Beans, such as lima, pinto, blacked beans to name a few, are high in protein. Nuts also have protein, but you need to watch their fat levels, which make them higher in calories. Milk and dairy products have protein, go for low fat varieties. Egg whites are pure protein. Some grains like quinoa have some protein in them also. There's always tofu or tempeh which are man made protein substitutes. ...Read more

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Am I more likely to get gestational diabetes if I eat a lot of meat?

Am I more likely to get gestational diabetes if I eat a lot of meat?

No: You are more likely to get it only if you eat so much meat that you are gaining an excessive/abnormal amount of weight (leading to obesity). ...Read more

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Off meat and egg protein because of my views. What is a good egg substitute?

Egg substitute: Good protein supplements are nuts, fish, especially wild salmon. Also rice protein powder, soy and beans have protein. ...Read more

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As a diabetic should I limit on eating meat to prevent future kidney issues?

As a diabetic should I limit on eating meat to prevent future kidney issues?

MEAT AND KIDNEYS: There are other products out there loaded with protein, in higher concentrations than red meat. The issue with meat is fat content.
As a diabetic, reasonable portions of lean red meat are not going to cause you kidney failure. What triggers renal failure is longterm, poor diabetic sugar control. This does not happen overnight either. ...Read more

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Which is better for the highest protein absorption cooked or raw meat, eggs?

Which is better for the highest protein absorption cooked or raw meat, eggs?

No difference: Uncooked eggs and uncooked meat can cause very serious health concerns. Protein is protein. Please cook your food. ...Read more

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How many tacos can diabetic eat made with whole wheat shells and turkey meat?

How many tacos can diabetic eat made with whole wheat shells and turkey meat?

How hungry are they?: This depends on how hungry the diabetic is and how large the tacos are. As to how many he or she should eat, that once again depends on the size. Such tacos should be relatively low-glycemic so are relatively healthy but one should not overeat. As for the best diet for a diabetic consider trying dr. Cousens' approach: http://bit. Ly/14ozp4j
; http://bit. Ly/1dlmd23. ...Read more

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Is nonfat cottage cheese a good source of protein if you don't like or eat meat?

Is nonfat cottage cheese a good source of protein if you don't like or eat meat?

Yes all milk product: For vegetarians Milk products are good source of Protein. Legumes/Beans are also good source of Protein ...Read more

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Is it harmful to eat too much meat? Is there such a thing as protein poisoning?

Diet myths: There are many different types of diets. The United States is notorious for a high protein diet. It also has higher rates of certain illnesses than other countries. Proving that relationship is hard. I would recommend a balanced diet, such as the american diabetic association suggests. ...Read more

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