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Doctor insights on: Better To Eat Pasta For Lunch Or Dinner

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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?

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

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Do i need to take food with seroquel (quetiapine) to sleep? it doesnt work if i dont eat eggs or a specific microwave pasta dinner with it.

Do i need to take food with seroquel (quetiapine) to sleep? it doesnt work if i dont eat eggs or a specific microwave pasta dinner with it.

Read directions: Seroquel (quetiapine) should be taken without food or with a light meal approximately 300 calories. I would speak to your psychiatrist about how you are taking it and how you are feeling. ...Read more

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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?

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 more

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What happens if you accidentally eat some pasta sauce that has gone bad or is molding?

What happens if you accidentally eat some pasta sauce that has gone bad or is molding?

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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I like to eat pasta, rice and other plain food without sauce or stew. Is it wrong or does it have any effect?

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 more

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Is whole grain pasta okay to eat while on a low glycemic index diet?

Is whole grain pasta okay to eat while on a low glycemic index diet?

It depends: It probably depends on how much fiber is in the pasta, the higher the fiber, the lower the glycemic index will be. Try to get one that has at least 5 grams of fiber per serving or higher. ...Read more