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Better To Eat Pasta For Lunch Or Dinner
My 2.5 yr old has 4oz of pasta, 2oz of veggies, 4oz of fruits and a cup of yogurt for lunch and same for dinner. +6oz of bfast cereal. Is that enough?
Yes: Sounds great to me! And the most important thing is that he is happy, healthy and thriving! Enjoy him, time passes fast! ...Read more
Do i need to take food with seroquel to sleep? it doesnt work if i dont eat eggs or a specific microwave pasta dinner with it.
I've recently started drinking plenty of water (8 - 12 glasses of water daily), 1- 2 oatmeals daily, a sandwich or pasta for dinner. Is that healthy?
Eat a balanced diet: The amount of water you drink is dictated by thirst. You do not need to drink more than 4-5 glasseswater/day...Anything over will only make you run to urinals.As for food get a good balance between starches(carbohydertes), proteins and fat.. The goal is to have a healthy weight and get adequate amount of proteins, besides starches and pasta. The sources of proteins are eggs/ nuts/, soy/tofu/fish. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
He eats burgers pizza fries mashed potatoes and pasta and that's it are there health programs to help him learn how to eat better?
See nutritionist: It sounds like a visit to a nutritionist would be a good idea. Also just a discussion with the family doctor could help with understanding the long term problems with such a diet. Please also understand that people have to be motivated to change their behaviior (or food) or all the education in the world will not help. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Friend's 3yo has down syndrome. Doesn't eat most foods, only pasta. Will he outgrow this? Would therapy help him gain better control of his tongue?
Yes: Occupational therapists as well as speech therapists can help children with textural issues and oral-motor control problems. Both therapists should be involved with children with down syndrome starting in early infancy. A nutritionist with experience in pediatrics would be highly recommended in this particular child in addition to the others to help mom plan a balanced diet. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I like to eat pasta, rice and other plain food without sauce or stew. Is it wrong or does it have any effect?
Caution: Eating too much processed starch including white pasta and white rice is unhealthy and leads to obesity, diabetes and metabolic syndrome. A better choice would be whole wheat pasta and brown rice. These are made from whole grains that contain healthy fiber, iron and b-vitamins. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends: The consequences could range from just being a grose experience to food poisoning depending on what bacteria / mold was growing and how large a "dose" you ate. If you develop stomach pain, diarrhea and vomiting then you likely have food poisoning. Aside from that there will be no consequences. ...Read more
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