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I am 19 weeks pregnant and I was wondering if it is safe to eat cocktail sauce now, because' it contains horseradish.?
Horseradish: Enjoy your cocktail sauce; it's ok.Get a more detailed answer ›
I am 7 weeks pregnant & read that there is horseradish in shrimp cocktail sauce & it can cause a miscarriage, is this true?
Not likely: Horseradish when used in usual dietary quantities will not affect a pregnancy. To induce a miscarriage (ie. Abortion) would require doses of about 4 ounces taken 3 or 4 times a day for 3 or 4 days. Even those doses are not sure to cause a miscarriage. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Diet soda: Ah, my perennial problem! i give at least 2 lectures a week and always get invited to the cocktail parties. My solution is to have 1 drink, then ask for a club soda with lime, which everyone assumes is a gin & tonic. And i avoid those little platters full of snacks - each tidbit is about 1, 000 calories. Low-cal alternatives are always available, if you seek them out, or ask. ...Read more
The buzz: Because of the "buzz". This is an extremely dangerous practice. ...Read more
Do people dread cocktail parties because of what they do to their weight or see them as free food now?
Funny : I'm not sure what you're asking. Some people dread cocktail parties and some don't. For those who do dread cocktail parties i would imagine that the reasons are varied. Btw, people can manage what they eat and drink on their own. The presence of free food and drink does not force anyone to eat or drink it. ...Read more
Me and my husband are youing to start a family this June.i am on a cocktail of meds that I don't know are safe. Please help?
Is consuming two cocktails a day harmful to my health? It is ritualistic for me to participate in happy hour and helps take the edge off at days end
Alcoholism: It surely sounds like you have alcoholic thinking and perhaps even alcoholic drinking. Drinking daily is a good definition of an alcoholic. Perhaps going thirty days without drinking may be a good place to start to get some clarity. ...Read more