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How does eating too much wheat hurt someone with celiac disease?

How does eating too much wheat hurt someone with celiac disease?

Things to ponder: Celiac disease represents a fluke in the immune system. People with celiac who ingest gluten containing foods trigger production of antibodies that attack their tissues as if they were an invading germ. Any exposure to wheat will do this. The antibodies can linger for months & degree of damage varies. This can be mild or life threatening. Heavy exposures create lots of antibody. ...Read more

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Does eating carbs help with constipation?

Does eating carbs help with constipation?

Try higher fiber: foods rather than just shooting for carbs in general. Vegetables & fruit along with whole grains can help. ...Read more

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Does eating pineapples really help period to start?

Does eating pineapples really help period to start?

NO: Period may be delayed for many reasons: pregnancy, hormone imbalance (pcos or thyroid disease), weight loss, or other problems. Neither pineapples nor any other food will bring on a period. See your doctor to figure out why you're late. ...Read more

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Does eating fruits, vegetables, and exercising alleviate allergy symptoms?

Does eating fruits, vegetables, and exercising alleviate allergy symptoms?

No, but it's healthy: Leading a healthy life style is good for your health and for your immune system, however allergy in its broadest meaning is hyperactive immune system not a weak one. So while doing so is good for your health, your allergy symptoms won't go away unless you know the triggers, avoid them and get treatment if need be, good luck ...Read more

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Does apple juice really help with asthma symptoms?

Does apple juice really help with asthma symptoms?

Myth: I can see no reason this juice would have any effect on asthma.It would provide some helpful hydration, but would not treat the problem. ...Read more

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How can eating wheat hurt someone with celiac disease?

How can  eating wheat hurt someone with celiac disease?

Tears them up: The simple answer is it tears them up.This is a food allergy/intolerance where exposure promotes a chronic battle between immune complexes & the intestine tissue.The injury can/does produce pain,failure to absorb nutrients/diarrhea or other symptoms.The symptoms are not as dramatic as some get with a peanut allergy, because it affects a different part of the immune system. ...Read more

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Does drinking milk after eating fish can cause vitiligo?

Does drinking milk after eating fish can cause vitiligo?

No such connection: No food i know of causes vitiligo regardless of the sequence or combinations. It is considered an autoimmune disease. ...Read more

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Does eating spicy foods help the immune system? If not, what kinds of foods can help?

Does eating spicy foods help the immune system?  If not, what kinds of foods can help?

A healthy diet: To improve your immunity the best advice is to eat healthy foods, get enough sleep, don't take street drugs, drink alcohol in moderation, exercise and keep your stress level low. There are no specific foods that will provide short cuts except try to avoid preservatives and other chemical additives in your food. ...Read more

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Does eating fish help prevent disease?

Does eating fish help prevent disease?

Potentially: Omega 3 fatty acids in certain fish can be very healthful - but this must be weighed with potential mercury intake with those fish. ...Read more

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Does eating avacadoes and tangerines help you loose weight ?

Does eating avacadoes and tangerines help you loose weight ?

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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Does eating slowly, help ibs/gerd?

Does eating slowly, help ibs/gerd?

You may try: Eating slowly is better than eating hastily.Whether it will be helpful in case of gerd and ins remains to be determined by yourself. Possibly helpful, but cannot guarantee. ...Read more

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How does grapefruit juice help you nutritionally?

How does grapefruit juice help you nutritionally?

Grapefruit juice: Can be part of a healthful diet, because it contains vitamin c and potassium that your body needs to function well. It also is high in antioxidants -- and pink grapefruit has lycopene in it. Eating the whole fruit is healthier than drinking the strained juice -- your body enjoys the fiber, and the pectin can help lower cholesterol. <a href="http://tinyurl.Com/5n3xx4" rel="nofollow" target="_bl. ...Read more

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Can eating carrot and tomatoes also reduce acanthosis nigricans?

Can eating carrot and tomatoes also reduce acanthosis nigricans?

Acanthosis nigricans: Acanthosis nigricans is usually a sign of Insulin resistance or in more severe cases diabetes type 2. The best treatment for this is to significantly reduce sugars from the diet. ...Read more

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Does eating carrots help your eyesight?

Not really: In only in the rare situation of someone with vitamen a deficiency would eating carrots improve vision. ...Read more

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Does eating apple and kiwi help me with my weight loss?

Does eating apple and kiwi help me with my weight loss?

Diet: If the fruit is part of a complete program. My primary concern is you are not getting enough protein in your diet and not enough caleries for long term intake. To be at a healthy weight, activate metabolism by eating protein serving (size of your palm)+complex carbs every 2-3 hrs/day. Sprinkle 3 fruits, 4veggies, at least 3 tsp butter/olive oil and 3 servings milk (greek yogurt). ...Read more

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Does people with anoerxa nervousa eat whole wheat or white carb to treat?

It is good : For people with anorexia nervous to eat period. The healthier the food the better. Wheat bread is healthier but if won't eat that eat the white bread ...Read more

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Does eating noodles like maggi cause digestion problem and slow excretion when eating daily? What medical explanations reject/support this? Thanks!

Does eating noodles like maggi cause digestion problem and slow excretion when eating daily? What medical explanations reject/support this? Thanks!

Digestion: Some products in starchy foods are not easily digested and will cause bloating, try changing to a different type of brain or avoiding grains to see if bloating reso0lves. ...Read more