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I want to find a good milk substitute for baking. I love baked goods but am allergic to dairy.

I want to find a good milk substitute for baking. I love baked goods but am allergic to dairy.

Two Ideas: First, many people who are allergic to dairy do not react to milk that has been extensively baked like in bread or cake as the protein that you are allergic to is denatured in a long cooking process. You can discuss this with your doctor. Also, often the allergy is limited to Cow's milk, so you can use goat or sheep milk. Some people use soy or almond milk as well. ...Read more

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Is fortified soy milk Ok as milk substitute for 3 year old boy?

Is fortified soy milk Ok as milk substitute for 3 year old boy?

Yes: Unless the child has intolerance to lactose or casein, dairy milk would still be a better choice as milk. Otherwise fortified soy milk should be OK as it contains most essential nutrients including calcium, which is important for their growth. Potential allergies to soy should be kept in mind when using the product. ...Read more

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My 3 year old is lactose intolerant & hypothyroid, what's the best milk substitute?

My 3 year old is lactose intolerant & hypothyroid, what's the best milk substitute?

Avoid Soy: Soy products will hamper the absorption of thyroid hormone medication from the gut. Try lactaid milk or yogurt products. Please keep in mind that if your child's dairy intake, particularly milk, is decreased, a daily multivitamin containing 100% vitamin d, may become necessary. Please discuss with your child's doctor. ...Read more

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I am searching for a milk substitute for a child allergic to milk protein, soy, and eggs?

I am searching for a milk substitute for a child allergic to milk protein, soy, and eggs?

Age ?????: Infants can receive a relatively expensive but reliable product such as alumentum formula which is made from broken up proteins to avoid allergic reacctions. After weaning, a child can avoid milk altogether and get the protein/fat/fluid & calcium they need from alternative foods. Calcium for bone growth can be found in Tums (calcium carbonate) or calcium tablets & other needs come from whatever the kid will eat. ...Read more

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Can I use evaporated milk in babies food?

Can I use evaporated milk in babies food?

Preferablynot: Preferably not. Infant formulas are made to maximize babies nutritional needs. ...Read more

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What benefits coming from drinking milk and is there any substitute to milk?

What benefits coming from drinking milk and is there any substitute to milk?

Milk contains the: macronutriens which are fats, carbs, and proteins. It contains a wide variety of vitamins and minerals. Cow's milk is not something everyone can absorb and many people will use other dairy products such as yogurt, & whey powder. Eat an otherwise balanced diet and you will be fine w/out milk. Peace and good health. Free range cattle produce milk that is free of antibiotics & toxins. ...Read more

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Is soy milk a good substitute for real milk for kids?

Soy milk good for ki: Only for kids who are really allergic or intolerant of cows milk, but it gives the same number of calories per ox and a good sourse of protein and free of lactose. ...Read more

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My child doesn't like cow milk, so what's a good substitute?

My child doesn't like cow milk, so what's a good substitute?

Add flavoring: How about adding some flavoring to the milk (chocolate, vanilla, strawberry). ...Read more

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My three year old son does not like eating a whole meal.Only likes milk.What can I substitute for a normal healthy growth?

My three year old son does not like eating a whole meal.Only likes milk.What can I substitute for a normal healthy growth?

Hints: Children dont eat much at his age, but you can get more into jim if you let him graze instead of a formal meal. Secondly have him help you prepare meals and third go easy on the milk because it is only bloating him. ...Read more

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In canada we can start cows milk at 9 months.. I started giving my baby cows milk to substitute it gradually with breastmilk. Is cows milk ok?

In canada we can start cows milk at 9 months.. I started giving my baby cows milk to substitute it gradually with breastmilk. Is cows milk ok?

Cow's Milk: Cow's milk is not recommended by the american academy of pediatrics for children under 1 year old. Infants fed whole cow's milk don't get enough vitamin e, iron, and essential fatty acids. They also get too much protein, sodium, and potassium. These levels may be too high for the infant's system to handle. Also, whole cow's milk protein and fat are more difficult for an infant to digest and absorb. ...Read more

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Is milk bad for adults?

Not necessarily: If you can drink milk without problems, you can drink it. You may want to select low-/non-fat milk. If you have lactose intolerance like many of us, you may want to avoid it or drink either lactose- free or soy milk. There are varying degrees of lactose intolerance. As we get older we make less and less lactase, an enzyme that breaks down lactose in milk. Many adults get gas and bloating with mil. ...Read more

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Is milk good for eldery?

Is milk good for eldery?

Should be fine.: As long as they can tolerate the lactose, milk is a good source of calcium and protein for an elderly person. ...Read more

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Is milk healthy for adults?

Is milk healthy for adults?

Yes: Milk is healthy for children, as well as adults, as it is rich in calcium and vitamin d. There are different options from a fat content standpoint so adults have a choice between non-fat, 1%, 2% or full fat. Young children should only be given full fat milk as their developing brain needs the fat. Consult with your doctor if you have questions. ...Read more

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R stabilizers in milk harmful?

No issue: Otherwise it would be on the label and probably in the newspaper. Milk is healthy. ...Read more

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What exactly is milk let-down?

What exactly is  milk let-down?

Release breast milk: Milk is released from the breasts and is now available for a hungry baby. ...Read more

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What is the best milk for baby16 months ?

What is the best milk for baby16 months ?

Whole milk: At 16 months old, your baby would be able to have whole milk (as long as there are no contraindications such as a lactose intolerance/allergy, etc.) Best wishes. ...Read more

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What happens to frozen milk in a power outage?

What happens to frozen milk in a power outage?

In short it thaws.: Obviously, it will thaw out and once thawed cannot be refrozen. While thawing, it can be used but then has a shelf life like that of fresh breast milk - essentially it must be used within the next 24 hours or so. ...Read more

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Are there any risks of using histaminse with milk?

Are there any risks of using histaminse with milk?

No problem: There are no contraindications for using antihistamines with milk. ...Read more

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What's alpiste diet/milk? And what are the benefits of it?

What's alpiste diet/milk? And what are the benefits of it?

None: It's another internet scam that has no scientific basis and it's "claims" have never been studied or confirmed by anyone that isn't making a profit from it's sales. Don't get your medical information from friends, tv or the internet. ...Read more