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My pregnant niece drinks Gatorade all the time. Shouldn't she avoid this drink?

My pregnant niece drinks Gatorade all the time. Shouldn't she avoid this drink?

Gatorade: Is full of sugar or sugar substitute. Here's a link
http://www. Livestrong. Com/article/43161-list-ingredients-gatorade/
Yes, avoid this drink. Peace and good health. ...Read more

Dr. Oscar Novick
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Feeling nauseous & headaches everyday for the past couple wks. Drinks like vitamin water and gatorade help. Could it possibly be pregnancy?

Feeling nauseous & headaches everyday for the past couple wks. Drinks like vitamin water and gatorade help. Could it possibly be pregnancy?

Take a test: It could be pregnancy. Take an at home test. If it is negative, see your primary or family doctor to find out why you feel sick. ...Read more

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Drinking sprite during pregnant is ok or not?

Drinking sprite during pregnant is ok or not?

High calorie: Sprite has a lot of calories. Other than the fact that you might gain weight if you drink a lot of it there's nothing inherently dangerous about it. ...Read more

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Is it ok to drink gatorade if you have gastritis?

Is it ok to drink gatorade if you have gastritis?

YES: Gastritis is an inflammation of the lining of stomach. The things to avoid are: caffeine, nicotine, and alcohol. No special foods are diets are needed but a acid blocker pill such as Prilosec will help. ...Read more

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Gatorade: is it good for pregnant woman?

Gatorade: is it good for pregnant woman?

I don't think it's: All that good for anyone. Water is best. ...Read more

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Is drinking pepsi not good during pregnancy?

Is drinking pepsi not good during pregnancy?

One per day is ok: Would not drink any more due to the caffine and other chemicals in pepsi. ...Read more

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Can a 10 month old drink watered down gatorade?

Can a 10 month old drink watered down gatorade?

If needed: Gatorade has a high sugar content when compared to hydration products designed for infants/toddlers. In a pinch, it can be mixed 1/2 to 1/2 with water to create an oral hydration solution for kids with diarrhea/vomiting. I see no value in it otherwise & it would not be my first choice, but it could help avoid an excursion to the store in the middle of the night. ...Read more

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Does drinking gatorade increased bun creatinine?

Does drinking gatorade increased bun creatinine?

No: It's an alternative to soda pop that replenishes some of your electrolytes. If you're an athlete drinking this sports beverage, your BUN may be up from eating steak and your creatinine from putting on muscle. Labs mean nothing without a big picture. ...Read more

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Early pregnancy craving gatorade. Is this normal?

Early pregnancy craving gatorade. Is this normal?

Cravings may occur.: Early pregnancy sxs can include: no period, breast swelling ; tenderness w darkened areolas, thin, white ; milky vaginal discharge, fatigue, ^ urination frequency, constipation, bloating, heartburn, backache, cramping, headache, food cravings or aversions, ^ sense of smell, enlarged waist, feeling faint/dizzy, mood swings, ^ gas, insomnia, gagging more easily ; yawning. ...Read more

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What happens to pregnant women when drinking eno?

What happens to pregnant women when drinking eno?

Check other options.: Eno – manufacturer recommends that you consult with your physician if pregnant or breast-feeding. The basic ingredient is fda pregnancy category c. ...Read more

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What are the risk of drinking coffee while pregnant?

What are the risk of drinking coffee while pregnant?

Recent: Recommendations are to moderate or avoid caffeine use during pregnancy. ...Read more

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Could drinking guinness stop you from being pregnant?

Could drinking guinness stop you from being pregnant?

Drinking beer /ale: Will not stop you from becoming pregnant. However, if you are pregnant - alcohol use could harm the fetus. ...Read more

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What would be healthier to drink - diet coke or gatorade?

What would be healthier to drink - diet coke or gatorade?

Diet soda: My vote would be gatorade if done in moderation. There are studies that have shown that people who drink alot of soda are obese even if it is diet. The absolute right answer would be water. I usually tell my patients that if they eliminate liquid calories from their diet, that alone will help them drop significant pounds. Liquids pass through your stomach faster and do not keep you full. ...Read more

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Is it possible that drinking gatorade can cause infertility?

Is it possible that drinking gatorade can cause infertility?

No: There is no evidence that drinking gatorade can effect your fertility. Why are you asking? ...Read more

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Can drinking a hot guiness safely end a three week old pregnancy?

No: That is completely ineffective if you wish to terminate a pregnancy, no matter how far along you are. ...Read more

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Is it ok for a 3 year old girl to drink Gatorade? She just likes it

Is it ok for a 3 year old girl to drink Gatorade? She just likes it

Limit amounts: Gatorade is a sugary drink with some electrolytes. Best to limit amount to one small serving a day. Water is the best drink. Also limit juices and serve fresh fruits instead. More about limiting juices and healthy liquids http://kidshealth. Org/en/parents/drink-healthy. Html
https://www. Healthychildren. Org/English/healthy-living/nutrition/Pages/Where-We-Stand-Fruit-Juice. Aspx ...Read more

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What effects can smoking and drinking have on you if your pregnant?

What effects can smoking and drinking have on you if your pregnant?

OMG: Both alcohol and tobacco exposure during pregnancy have been shown to increase the risk of adhd & learning disabilities in children exposed to them. Best to stop both immediately and hope for the best. ...Read more

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Is it dangerous if I was drinking a lot before I found out I was pregnant?

Is it dangerous if I was drinking a lot before I found out I was pregnant?

It depends: It depends how much and how often, but generally the "night of the thre margaritas" before I knew is not an issue. ...Read more

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Does drinking during the first month of a pregnancy greatly affect the baby?

Does drinking during the first month of a pregnancy greatly affect the baby?

No clear answer: The original fetal alcohol syndrome cases were found in alcoholic women, many of whom died within a year of giving birth to alcohol related issues. We know alcohol breaks down to formaldehyde & that interferes with fetal development. Affects seem to be dose & time sensitive. As long as you've stopped exposing baby you've done what you can. The effect if any is likely to be minimal. ...Read more

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Can I continue drinking flouxetine sandoz 20mg when I discovered I'm pregnant?

Can I continue drinking flouxetine sandoz 20mg when I discovered I'm pregnant?

Fluoxetine: Your emotional health during pregnancy is important.

Fluoxetine is an anti-depressant medication. Depression treatment during pregnancy is essential
some research shows rare birth defects with fluoxetine.
Please see a psychiatrist for assessment of severity of your depression, and for treatment including intensive psychotherapy, marital therapy, family therapy, meditation, and medication. ...Read more

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Will I need to terminate my pregnancy if I was drinking before I found out I was pregnant?

Will I need to terminate my pregnancy if I was drinking before I found out I was pregnant?

No: The biggest concern with alcohol in early pregnancy is fetal alcohol syndrome. We are not sure how much alcohol is needed to cause this but it doesn't always happen just because you a some drinks before you knew. You should talk to your doctor if you have concerns but the odds are in your favor. ...Read more

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What should blood sugar numbers be not fasting 1 hour after drinking a 24 oz gatorade and a little pepsi?

What should blood sugar numbers be not fasting 1 hour after drinking a 24 oz gatorade and a little pepsi?

There are too: Many variables in your question such as "non-fasting" and " a little pepsi." But to give you a ballpark idea, in a non-diabetic TWO hours after a modest carbohydrate load you blood sugar should be below 140mg%. ...Read more