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Can you be allergic to yellow corn and be able to eat white corn?

Can you be allergic to yellow corn and be able to eat white corn?

Corn allergy: The major allergen, to which the majority of allergic persons make allergic antibody ige, is the same in all corn varieties. Rarely, persons can become allergic only to a minor allergen which may be different between varieties of any one species. A good rule of thumb is assume that all forms of corm will trigger and allergic reaction. ...Read more

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Is there any way to be allergic to yellow corn and be able to eat white corn and not get sick?

Is there any way to be allergic to yellow corn and be able to eat white corn and not get sick?

See an allergist: Any food allergy should be fully investigated by an allergist to determine if this is an ige or allergy antibody related problem. In general corn allergy is very uncommon, there is very little data on this topic. One's local allergist can help to understand what symptoms are occurring and offer a treatment plan. ...Read more

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How can I be allergic to yellow corn and still be able to eat white corn and not get sick?

How can I be allergic to yellow corn and still be able to eat white corn and not get sick?

Probably not: When people r allergic to foods, most of the time they r allergic to the proteins in the foods. Yellow corn and white corn r biologically very close, and share probably most of the proteins. As allergists, we usually think if u r allergic to corn, u r allergic to both types. ...Read more

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Hi, my cough has gotten worse and I have lots of yellow phlegm. I also feel like throwing up and haven't been able to eat. Should I go to the doctors?

Hi, my cough has gotten worse and I have lots of yellow phlegm. I also feel like throwing up and haven't been able to eat. Should I go to the doctors?

Bronchitis: You may have a bronchitis which may be viral or bacterial in origin. If you also have fever I would see your doctor. However if you only have a productive cough you could try an over the counter cough medicine for a few days and if you do not improve you could then see your doctor. Good luck ...Read more

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I have been suffering with a runny tummy since Saturday and I haven't been able to eat anything really. I've taken Smecta as well as Pectikon and it's still runny and green/yellow in color. My anus is really sensitive and sore since! Please Help?

I have been suffering with a runny tummy since Saturday and I haven't been able to eat anything really. I've taken Smecta as well as Pectikon and it's still runny and green/yellow in color. My anus is really sensitive and sore since! Please Help?

Diarrhea: This is presumably a viral gastrointestinal tract infection. To control diarrhea eat a very bland diet with no roughage, drink room temperature fluids in good amounts. To get calories drink flat Coca-Cola or flat ginger ale. Take imodium and if this doesn't control severe diarrhea, ask your physician for a prescription for lomotil or paregoric. If severe diarrhea persists get a stool culture done ...Read more

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Would I be able to eat almonds if I'm allergic to peanuts?

Usually: Peanuts are not actually nuts, but legumes. Most peanut allergic patients can eat tree nuts, although some are allergic to both. ...Read more

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I am now allergic to dairy products, is there anything I can take that will allow me to be able to eat dairy?

I am now allergic to dairy products, is there anything I can take that will allow me to be able to eat dairy?

Is it truly allergy?: To dairy, or intolerance, true allergy to dairy at your age is bit rare, usually a disease of infancy/early childhood, and usually outgrown, you probably have intolerance, ? Lactose intolerance, several aids are there to help, better be guided by your doctor for correct diagnosis ...Read more

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Why do I have so many allergies? I am allergic to over 20 foods, nuts, and vegetables. Will I ever be able to eat normal foods again?

Why do I have so many allergies? I am allergic to over 20 foods, nuts, and vegetables. Will I ever be able to eat normal foods again?

It depends: The answer to the question depends upon how it was determined that you were allergic to over 20 foods nuts and vegetables. Often this determination is based upon blood or skin tests which may represent sensitivity but not necessarily reactivity. In other words although the test is positive you may be able to eat the food without difficulty. I would recommend that you see an allergist interested in. ...Read more

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How can I be? Allergic to iodine but still be able to? Eat seafood?

How can I be? Allergic to iodine but still be able to? Eat seafood?

Iodine allergy: It is a myth that iodine allergy is related to shellfish allergy. Shell fish can contain high amounts of iodine however, allergy to shrimp is typically due to allergic antibodies formed against a shrimp muscle protein called tropomyosin. ...Read more

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Will I be able to eat fried calamari if I am allergic to shell fish?

Will I be able to eat fried calamari if I am allergic to shell fish?

May be: Calamari are one kind of squid, which are distant relatives of molluscs. They contain a protein, tropomyosin, that cross reacts with that of shrimp, crabs etc., sometimes also with that of dust mites and cockroaches. If you are not very allergic to shellfish, you may be able to tolerate calamari. If you are, either avoid them or see an allergist to be tested and find out if you can risk it. ...Read more

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I am allergic to most fruits. I really want to eat healthy but I cant. Is there any way possible to be able to eat fruit?

I am allergic to most fruits. I really want to eat healthy but I cant. Is there any way possible to be able to eat fruit?

Fruit allergy: Most fruit allergy is a type of oral allergy and not a life threatening allergy. This is related to seasonal nasal allergies. Your best long term hope is to get tested by an allergist and get on allergy shots, they may improve your reactions to fruits and you will be able to eat them. ...Read more

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What do I have to do to still be able to eat scallops and not get allergic reaction if possible shrimp allergy?

What do I have to do to still be able to eat scallops and not get allergic reaction if possible shrimp allergy?

See an allergist: For specific testing to scallops. They are not exactly in the same food family as shrimp. So you may be allergic to shrimp but not scallops. ...Read more

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I have allergies to chicken and shrimps for the past 7 yrs. But when I was young, I was able to eat them. How c0me I have late allergc rxn?

I have allergies to chicken and shrimps for the past 7 yrs. But when I was young, I was able to eat them. How c0me I have late allergc rxn?

Food allergy ages: A food allergy, or any allergy, for that matter, can develop at any age. Allergies can come and go, too. Sometimes they resolve spontaneously, but other times they last for decades. No one knows why they develop at certain ages. ...Read more

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Will I be able to eat on the side with 3 missing molars?

Will I be able to eat on the side with 3 missing molars?

Missing teeth: Over the years, I have seen patients who have no teeth able to eat. I have also seen dogs with three legs walk. It certainly is not an ideal situation. It is always better to replace missing teeth if possible. It effects your nutrition, dental health, medical health, self esteem, etc. Discuss replacement options with your own dentist. ...Read more

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If I get my TMJ treated, will I ever be able to eat normally again?

If I get my TMJ treated, will I ever be able to eat normally again?

Of course: Disorders of the TMJ are treatable conditions and often can be resolved with using the most conservative, reversible and noninvasive treatments possible. See an orofacial pain specialist for evaluation and treatment. You can usually go back to your normal activities and food soon after the proper treatment. ...Read more

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What are some things that I would be able to eat/recipes since I am diabetic?

What are some things that I would be able to eat/recipes since I am diabetic?

Nothing you cant eat: When you have dm you must focus on healthy lifestyle and limit the amount of carbohydrates (pasta, potatoes
bread rice grits, etc) you eat. But you don't have to avoid them all together. I recommend women do 30-45grams per meal and men 45-60grams per meal. Dietary lifestyles high in protein and low in fat are also healthy. ...Read more

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What kind of food is best for baby when he is be able to eat solid food?

What kind of food is best for baby when he is be able to eat solid food?

Talk to baby's docto: That answer would best be made by a pediatrician or other primary care provider who takes care of babies. ...Read more

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How soon after a fundopliction operation will I be able to eat properly again?

How soon after a fundopliction operation will I be able to eat properly again?

Talk with surgeon: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more

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Is it possible to eat twice a day in order to bring my BMI down to 17 again, or will I only be able to eat once?

Is it possible to eat twice a day in order to bring my BMI down to 17 again, or will I only be able to eat once?

You are already: Underweight. Why do you want to lose more weight. The best way to eat is three meals/day. Eating one mea/day is counterproductive because your body goes into a conservation mode. Have you thought about discussing your weight obsession with a psychiatrist, because I'm worried you have an eating disorder. ...Read more

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Why do some people have to eat pureed food, what is pureed food, and when can a person be able to eat regular food?

Why do some people have to eat pureed food, what is pureed food, and when can a person be able to eat regular food?

Generally: Pureed food is indicated for oral dysphagia which could be edentulous or inability to chew food well to prevent choking or aspirations ...Read more

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Is it unusual for someone that is being treated for c-diff not to be able to eat certain foods? Should I be on a certain diet?

Is it unusual for someone that is being treated for c-diff not to be able to eat certain foods? Should I be on a certain diet?

Low fiber: With c diff your colon is very limited in its ability to pull the water out of your stool which is the main purpose of the colon. So the more I digested food that makes it to the colon the worse things are. Fiber is not digested so it will increase the problem. Things like fruit and beans citrus and other green veggies that are usually great for you may be a problem now. Ask your doc. ...Read more

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How does a person get c.Diff? How can I make myself more comfortable and be able to eat since march I have lost about 40 pounds

How does a person get c.Diff? How can I make myself more comfortable and be able to eat since march I have lost about 40 pounds

C diff: You can get it from contaminated food or water but also from antibiotics. Ironically treatment is with antibiotics. Taking probiotics is also very helpful. ...Read more

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Will I be able to eat grapefruit and take lisinopril?

Will I be able to eat grapefruit and take lisinopril?

Lisinopril: Lisinopril is not a drug that interacts with grapefruit or grapefruit juice, so the answer to your question is "Yes". ...Read more

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How soon after my gallbladder surgery will I be able to eat?

How soon after my gallbladder surgery will I be able to eat?

Same day.: When performed laparoscopically, most people are able to tolerate some foods the same day. It is not uncommon to have some nausea initially, but by 2-3 days after surgery, most people are back to their normal diet. ...Read more

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Dad had gallbladder removed 3 weeks ago and now he seems to get full quicker and not be able to eat quite as much. Is that normal?

Dad had gallbladder removed 3 weeks ago and now he seems to get full quicker and not be able to eat quite as much. Is that normal?

Yes: Any time one has surgery there is a period of adjustment while things come back to normal. Don't worry so much about amount Eat small meals with protein, less fat. Should improve sober the next few weeks ...Read more