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Best Vegan Icing For Cake Decorating
Two Ideas: First, many people who are allergic to dairy do not react to milk that has been extensively baked like in bread or cake as the protein that you are allergic to is denatured in a long cooking process. You can discuss this with your doctor. Also, often the allergy is limited to Cow's milk, so you can use goat or sheep milk. Some people use soy or almond milk as well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Worried that i used aluminum foil to store pizza, reheat pizza, line pan for fries, and wrap potato for baking when pregnant. Will baby be affected?
No: I would not expect any problem from these practices. ...Read more
Is it safe to drink cold drinks (juice, water) and eat ice cream, cold yogurt, cold flan (a type of soft cool cake) a few hours after a single tooth extraction? Are cake, bread, and rice appropriate food to eat a few hours after the extraction?
Are sweet potato fries a healthy substitute for french fries? What's a good, healthy recipe for them?
Not really: The issue with fries is the fact that whether regular potato or sweet potato, they are generally prepared by deep frying which infuses a lot of fat into the fry. A better way to prepare them is to use raw potatoes so you know what you are starting with (prepackaged sometimes have salty and fatty additives). Then bake the fries instead of frying them. Good taste and healthier. ...Read more
Instead of using skin cream for healthier skin, I want to use food. What is a good diet for this goal?
Skin health: Diet matters. Eat balanced, mostly unrefined, unprocessed foods. For protein, egg whites, quinoa, soy, white fish, very lean poultry breast or sirloin. Eat no more than 4 oz of any meat /day. NO animal=NO saturated fats. Only polyunsaturated fats, plant oils. NO refined, processed carbs. Only whole fruits, veggies, whole grains -- mostly oatmeal and brans. Load w antioxidants=fruit-veg. Eat nuts. ...Read more
Help! harder to find 100% stone ground whole bread. Labels are deceptive using "wheat flour" any suggestions?
Whole breads: Have you tried health food stores or organic stores? There should be some in your area, i hope. Also, worst case scenario - try on-line retailers such as amazon or other food stores. As far as labels, you gotta believe what they say. Otherwise, your only choice is to take it to the lab and get it tested yourself. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Tricky: realization of the triggers and avoid them (can't) substitution of low fat ice cream ? or, having the feelings and thoughts but putting them into a different context you might find this amusing...https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1775472781/devils-diet outlined in the book. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
For what reasons is a 180 calorie protein bar a better choice rather than 100 calorie ice cream bar?
No: Wasabi peas are a food grown in japan that pack a punch but do not effect your skin. In the usa we substitute horseradish with starch and green food coloring rather than pay for the expensive import. It can affect your nose and even wake people out of sleep but the skin isnot an organ it helps. ...Read more
Breakfast- apple lunch- bowl of all bran golden crunch cereal with milk dinner- grilled chicken and salad wrap would this be good a good diet?
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I don't take any kind of processed food,white bread,pastas anddon't take ant refined sugar.My only diet is fruits,homemade chappati,veggie. my diet ok?
Veiantta mint Ice cream in pregnancy can you eat , say It say reconstituted skimmed milk in bk of Ice cream is that safe
Can you tell me is corn good or bad on a diet when you quit eating all carbs like potato, rice, pasta, gluten bread?
If you are aiming: For extremely low carbohydrates - think of corn as a starch. Corn should be eaten right after it is picked because the sugars in corn rapidly become starches. A large ear of sweet corn has > 24 grams of carbs. A program like atkin's induction phase may allow for only 20 net grams of carbs per day. ...Read more
Yes: Eat healthy high calorie foods. Eat 6 meals/day. Work on strength training to build large muscle groups. Workout w heavier weights w fewer repetitions. Sleep at least 8 to 9 hrs/night. Hydrate well w water. Foods to help w healthy weight gain: almonds, cashews, pecans, sunflower seeds, flax seeds, walnuts, hummus, Avocados, granola, trail mix, dried fruits, extra virgin olive oil, canola oil, ...Read more