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Dr. Arthur Heller
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Diet (Definition)

Refers to all the physical matter humans (like all living creatures) must take in on a recurring basis; only partially for energy. Like all life on planet humans are open systems which keep tearing down their structure & require intake of atoms/molecules from which to rebuild their structure. Intestinal lining cells replaced ~every 3 days. CaPO4 in bones ~every 6 years, ...Read more


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I had a baby a year ago, and still can't loose the stomach. What would be the fastest way to loose it cause I've tried so many diets without any results?

I had a baby a year ago, and still can't loose the stomach. What would be the fastest way to loose it cause I've tried so many diets without any results?

Core exercise: Is the best way, try one of those home workouts on tv, you can get them cheap on ebay from all the people who have quit using them, hard to do, but works! ...Read more

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35w4d US shows baby's abdomen larger than head- est wt 6lb9oz. With strict diet will baby even out by 39 weeks for vag delivery? Well controlled GD.

35w4d US shows baby's abdomen larger than head- est wt 6lb9oz. With strict diet will baby even out by 39 weeks for vag delivery? Well controlled GD.

More detail: You will need to go over the specific details of the sonogram with your doctor. Ask if the enlarged abdomen is cause for concern or if it just a slight variation of normal. Poorly controlled Gestational diabetes leads to overall fetal growth especially in the shoulders not the abdomen ...Read more

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Please tell me a diet to have healthy stomach?

Please tell me a diet to have healthy stomach?

Diet: There is not one diet that fits everyone as we need to individualize our diet. I would start by trying to avoid processed foods, keeping a record of which foods to not agree with your and avoiding these. Try to drink only water and you may also want to see your doc to make sure you do not suffer from helicobacter pylori or other bacteria in your digestive system. Good luck! ...Read more

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Why would a child have pain at the top of the stomach?

Why would a child have pain at the top of the stomach?

Usually heartburn: The backwash of stomach liquids up the swallowing tube is the most common issue related to pain in this area. There are others. The process is aggravated by some foods, caffeine, acidic drinks and laying down after eating. Your pcp could conform this issue with a history & exam & look for other possibilities. ...Read more

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How many weeks does a child start kcking in the stomach?

How many weeks does a child start kcking in the stomach?

Early kicks not felt: Most first timers will notice fetal movement between 18-21 wks while those with more experience feel it at 16 wks. ...Read more

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Is there an ultimate diet for a woman to have a flat stomach?

Is there an ultimate diet for a woman to have a flat stomach?

No specific food: Even the most toned abdominal muscles will not reveal the abdomen you want if they are buried under a beer gut. Decreasing body fat thru eaiting healthy is a key component of washboard abs. That said, anything that strengthens your core (sit ups, crunches, leg lifts, torsion, etc) all play a role in building those muscles, especially if you've had a baby. Rarely a tummy tuck is needed. ...Read more

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What happens to my child during an ultrasound of the abdomen?

What happens to my child during an ultrasound of the abdomen?

Nothing painful?!?!: Typical ultrasounds are brief & involve a kid on a gurney/bed. The abdomen is uncovered and a glob of clear gel is placed on the abdomen. The technician takes out a probe that looks like an over sized crayon hooked to a long thick wire & machine. The probe is placed on the goo & sends out painless sound waves that bounce off stuff in the belly allowing the machine to locate normal things & problems. ...Read more

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Is it possible to get a flat stomach with proper diet and excercise?

Is it possible to get a flat stomach with proper diet and excercise?

Possibly: Genetics. We come in different shapes and sizes. Some people can achieve a flat abdomen with healthy nutrition and physical activity. But depending on your basic body shape - the result may or may not meet your desires. ...Read more

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How to reduce flabs of your stomach without going for diet or medication?

How to reduce flabs of your stomach without going for diet or medication?

You would have to: Burn a lot more calories then you eat - because ultimately weight loss would be required. You need to lose weight in general & a certain % will be abdominal fat. Eat healthfully & be physically active. Calories burned must > calories consumed. To tighten ab's do crunches, reverse crunches, exercise ball crunches, pelvic thrusts, lying leg raises, side bridge & “bicycling” exercise on your back. ...Read more

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After our 2nd child born my wife get fatty stomach how would she loose the weight please in details?

After our 2nd child born my wife get fatty stomach how would she loose the weight please in details?

Losing weight: To lose weight, get ur resting metabolism rate done (weight loss centers do this). This determines the total number of calories you need to lose 1-2lbs/week. Decreasing 500cal/day will give you a 1lb wt loss in 1wk; drink water (1/2 your body weight), eat small meals about 150-200cal 2-4x/ (depending on your metabolism rate) and 500cal/meal at night: lean protein/veggies; avoid carbs, . ...Read more

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This is out of curiosity if you get hit in the stomach multiple time can that affect a women's chance of having a child?

This is out of curiosity if you get hit in the stomach multiple time can that affect a women's chance of having a child?

ABDOMEN TRAUMA: It does not affect your child bearing but it can damage your internal organs. Please remember you are not a punch bag. ...Read more

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I'm 5'0 & 147.6 lbs. Most of my wight is in my stomach. I'm looking to getting healthy. What is a great diet to start with?

I'm 5'0 & 147.6 lbs. Most of my wight is in my stomach. I'm looking to getting healthy. What is a great diet to start with?

See Dr. And eat less: Helpful weight loss diets have natural foods that take time to chew but contain few calories. Examples include carrots, celery, and leafy lettuce (little or no salad dressing). When shopping for fruits, buy small ones no bigger than a tennis ball, because fruits have sugar. Drinks without calories include water and green tea. A calorie is a calorie, but surely avoid sugar & simple starch calories. ...Read more

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Is it possible to lose belly/abdomen fat especially on obliques, by following a diet and some abdomen exercises only? No cardio.

Is it possible to lose belly/abdomen fat especially on obliques, by following a diet and some abdomen exercises only? No cardio.

Yes: You would have to define ab exercises, you would need to do more than just crunches, but you could totally lose abdominal fat by doing low carb diet and pilates or yoga for instance. ...Read more

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This is my second child, and I'm 6weeks2days. But, I'm already showing and my stomach is super hard already. And trust me, I've never been tiny so.?

This is my second child, and I'm 6weeks2days. But, I'm already showing and my stomach is super hard already. And trust me, I've never been tiny so.?

Maybe off on dates?: You are correct that you shouldn't be "showing" yet, or feeling that baby bump. The fetus isn't any bigger than a blueberry at this point and the uterus is well within the pelvis. You need an ultrasound to confirm the size of the pregnancy. Most likely you are off on your dates. Stop watching so much twilight! ...Read more

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What is the diet if u hav no stomach?

What is the diet if u hav no stomach?

As above: How come u don't have a stomache? Even if u lost part of it to surgery, u still have a stomache. ...Read more

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I'm planning to lose weight. Should I exercise & diet? Or exercise and no diet? Which is better? I am not that fat. I want a lean abdomen. Thank you!

I'm planning to lose weight. Should I exercise & diet? Or exercise and no diet? Which is better? I am not that fat. I want a lean abdomen. Thank you!

Both: Both are important for weight loss. Be sure to include weight training in your exercise regimen, since increased muscle mass will increase your baseline metabolism which will help with weight loss. For your diet, avoid carbs and processed foods and fast foods and sodas, and eat lean meats and fruits and vegetables. Good luck! ...Read more

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I have been eating a clean and lean diet for about two months now. For the past week, I've been having on and off pain in my abdomen. I did buy a watermelon last week could that be it?

I have been eating a clean and lean diet for about two months now. For the past week, I've been having on and off pain in my abdomen. I did buy a watermelon last week could that be it?

Abdominal pain: If your diet has been too heavy on fiber, you could have difficulty digesting it. Watermelon doesn't sound like the culprit. If recurrent, steady or frequent abdominal discomfort, especially with tenderness persists, see your physician for evaluation and advice. ...Read more

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Spots on childs stomach, what is it?

Spots on childs stomach, what is it?

Umm, hard to say.: Heat rash. Viral rash. Allergy rash. Infectious rash. Insect bite. Eczema. Contact dermatitis. The best strategy is to determine the source of the rash then address that specifically. This should be an easy question to pose to your pediatrician, so set up an office visit. Without actually viewing the spots in person, any answer would be but a guess. Your child deserves better than a guess. ...Read more

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What causes a twisted stomach in a child?

What causes a twisted stomach in a child?

Birth anatomy: Your question needs slightly more info. There is a term called malrotation and deals with abnormal rotation of the blood vessels an the small intestine and colon. Another possibility is if there is a defect of the diaphragm that allow the stomach to come through and twist. Ultimately it is usually an abnormal rotation of the intestines and blood supply. Can't be prevented or foreseen. ...Read more

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Does the brat diet really work for a stomach?

Does the brat diet really work for a stomach?

BRAT diet: Brat diet is meant for stomach flu, which is layman's term for diarrhea in this context. It helps solidify your bms. It includes b-banas, r- rice, a- apples, t- toast. It gives your intestines time to recover as well so that it can tolerate the regular diet including protein and sugars in the diet. ...Read more

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When a child's stomach is biting him, what can one do?

When a child's stomach is biting him, what can one do?

What do you mean?: "biting" is an unusual term to describe stomach distress--what symptoms are you indicating? Also, by "stomach" do you mean a particular abdominal location, or are your child's symptoms meal-related? Happy to help if we know what you're asking. ...Read more

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What could lead to my childs lower abdominal discomfort?

What could lead to my childs lower abdominal discomfort?

More info?: How old a child? Is it sharp or achy? Is it every time or only sometimes? What type? How long does it last? Anything make it better? Anything make it worse? Does food affect the pain? He/she had surgery? How long has it been there? Have you tried any medications? Did they work? F? Pulled muscle etc? Has anyone done any studies? Need a bit more info? Any nausea? Fevers?
See your md to eval. ...Read more

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How do I know if my child has used the bathroom in my stomach?

How do I know if my child has used the bathroom in my stomach?

Do you mean fetus?: Are you asking about meconium in your amniotic fluid? You can't tell until your water breaks. If the baby had stress significant enough to cause meconium, there may have been other signs, such as heart rate changes or decreased fetal growth or movement. ...Read more

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What can I include in my diet to raise my stomach acid levels?

What can I include in my diet to raise my stomach acid levels?

Lemon water: Lemon water before eating. Not with sugar. Also can take hydrochloride acid supplements with meals.
www. Blatmanhealthandwellness. Com. ...Read more

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If I have a stomach problem so which fruit I can use for diet?

If I have a stomach problem so which fruit I can use for diet?

Stomach problems: You don't say specifically what the stomach problem is. Fruits are pretty easy to digest, but if you are bothered by stomach acid then you might want to avoid acidic fruits like citrus, tomatoes and pineapple. ...Read more

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Does a child have much stomach acid, or only after a certain age?

Does a child have much stomach acid, or only after a certain age?

Starts after birth: With the evidence we have, it appears that the stomach glands are inactive until birth, and begin secreting acid as soon as feeding starts. Proper digestion requires that the stomach contents reach a certain degree of acidity for the digestive enzymes to function properly. Since babies grow quickly after birth, the process is adequate for this need. ...Read more

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Which diet is good for a person that wants to lose lower stomach fat?

Which diet is good for a person that wants to lose lower stomach fat?

Spot fat loss does: Not occur naturally. By losing weight in general some will probably be abdominal fat. But, we don't get to choose what area of body fat is lost from. Eat healthy ; be physically active. Aim for at least 5 servings of vegetables and at least 4 servings of fruit per day. Avoid junk carbohydrates. Calories burned must > those consumed. ...Read more

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Child GI dr said her stomach felt distended but what does that mean?

Larger: Distended means the stomach feels larger than it normally would be, usually indicating a lot of air/gas in the stomach, but sometimes it can be retained stomach contents leading it to be bigger than it should be, it means either that she is overfilling her stomach and/or that her stomach is not emptying out as normally as it should be. Those would cause it to be too big. Discuss which with GI doc. ...Read more

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Can you still carry a child after you have gotten abdominal liposuction?

Can you still carry a child after you have gotten abdominal liposuction?

Yes, but...: Yes, pregnancy is certainly possible after any type of body contouring surgery. However, I suggest that patients wait on having body contouring surgery, if at all possible, if they are planning on having pregnancies in the near future. ...Read more

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What kind of diet changes do I need to have in order to lose my stomach?

What kind of diet changes do I need to have in order to lose my stomach?

Reduce carbs and FF: Cut back on carbohydrates including fruit. Stop eating all fried foods. Avoid soy based foods as they inhibit thyroid function. ...Read more

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How can you get a flat stomach without pills or any medicine or diet plan?

How can you get a flat stomach without pills or any medicine or diet plan?

Sorry, but normally: Some weight loss is required. For a flat abdomen eat healthfully ; be physically active. Calories burned must > calories consumed. To tighten ab's do crunches, reverse crunches, exercise ball crunches, pelvic thrusts, lying leg raises, side bridge ; “bicycling” exercise on your back. Engage in regular aerobic exercise (i.e., running, swimming, nordic track, bicycling, kickboxing, walking, >. ...Read more

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How can I introduce lettuce/greens into my diet without upsetting my stomach?

How can I introduce lettuce/greens into my diet without upsetting my stomach?

Small portions: Stat out small and increase as tolerated. If making a sandwich, add one leaf of lettuce to it. Next time add two. If making a salad, use a small portion of lettuce or greens and increase it as tolerated. ...Read more

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If you had stomach migraines as a child, will you have them through your adulthood?

If you had stomach migraines as a child, will you have them through your adulthood?

Maybe: There is a tendency for these kids to transition to adult type migraines as they pass through ado;escence. ...Read more

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Female at 50 with new fat around my stomach. Which diet types would be most suitable?

Female at 50 with new fat around my stomach. Which diet types would be most suitable?

Diet is a bad word: Dieting implies short term changes. That is not what you need. Changing your eating habits and your life style are much more likely to help you look and feel better in the long run. Ask your family doctor to help you. ...Read more

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I have big stomach it's fat I failed to make a diet I want slim very fast please help me?

Not so fast.: Spot fat loss does
not occur naturally. By losing weight in general a certain amt will probably be abdominal fat. However, we don't get to chose what area of the body the fat is lost from. Eat healthfully ; be physically active. Calories burned must > calories consumed. To tighten ab's do crunches, reverse crunches, exercise ball crunches, pelvic thrusts, lying leg raises, side bridge ; >. ...Read more

Upper Abdomen (Definition)

Draw a transverse line through the umbilicus and the upper abdomen includes every part of the belly above this line and below the ...Read more