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Food to be avoided in diabetes?

Food to be avoided in diabetes?

Fats and sugars: Fats and simple sugars are foods to avoid. Simple sugars would include sweets, sodas, juices, and white anything (bread, rice, pastas). ...Read more

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What foods other than meat should be avoided in gout ?

What foods other than meat should be avoided    in gout ?

Foods in Gout: Avoid fatty foods and limit alcohol intake. Avoid high-fructose corn syrup such as found in some soft drinks or some juice drinks. Here is a helpful article from the Mayoclinic since I don't have a lot of room here: http://www.mayoclinic.org/healthy-living/nutrition-and-healthy-eating/in-depth/gout-diet/art-20048524 ...Read more

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What fruits are to be avoided by diabetes patients?

What fruits are to be avoided by diabetes patients?

High glycemic: High glycemic fruits should be avoided since they can spike your blood sugar. These are tropical fruits such as pineapples, mangos, papayas and melons (watermelon, cantaloupe, honey dew). ...Read more

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Problem, as well as having to watch the salt intake_and apparently acid food. Would any type of fish be okay?

Problem, as well as having to watch the salt intake_and apparently acid food. Would any type of fish be okay?

Fish is healthy: Fish is healthy - how it is packaged and presented matters. Fish in cans likely has salt. Fish in tins like sardines has salt. Fresh fish won't have salt and is not acidic. Frozen fish likewise is safe for you. Avoid fried fish. ...Read more

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Food to be avoided and to be taken by new mom?

Food to be avoided and to be taken by new mom?

God made food: It is that simple. If the food had not been here when we arrived on earth, we could not have survived as a species. All the "man made" food like donuts and etc etc are all full of empty calories and it is to be compared with a choked engine in a car. Too much gas/inadequate spark plug------result, loss of horsepower.The body/brain needs the right fuel in the same way. ...Read more

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Can yeast-containing foods be given to a diabetic?

Can yeast-containing foods be given to a diabetic?

Of course: People with diabetes can eat anything, they just need to eat less of it, exercise, and balance their nutrition -- the same could be said for almost anyone. ...Read more

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Could bydureon (exenatide) or fenofibrate cause changes in a person's food preferences, such as being able to only tolerate bland foods?

Not really: Hi. Bydureon (extended action exenatide) can cause nausea and even vomiting in susceptible patients, but I've not seen it personally or reported to cause the desire for bland food. And fenofibrate, likewise, no desire for bland food. ...Read more

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What are some ypical carbohydrate foods that should be avoided in a healthy diet in order to lose weight?

What are some ypical carbohydrate foods that should be avoided in a healthy diet in order to lose weight?

Most: All carbohydrates excluding fiber breaks down to simple sugar, which is the main reason for the obesity epidemic that we have. If you want to lose weight, cut out all sweets, juices including fruits, grains, snacks, starchy vegetables etc. ...Read more

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Could bilirubin in my urine be caused by significant weight loss....Due to not being able to swallow any food other than soft foods.

Could bilirubin in my urine be caused by significant weight loss....Due to not being able to swallow any food other than soft foods.

Unlikely: Increased levels of bilirubin in the urine may be due to: biliary tract disease cirrhosis gallstones in the biliary tract hepatitis liver disease tumors of the liver or gallbladder. ...Read more

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Which food can be eaten with broccoli to avoid stomack swelling by gases resulting to ingestion of broccoli ?

Which food can be eaten with broccoli to avoid stomack swelling by gases resulting to ingestion of broccoli ?

Broccoli indigestion: Cabbage family veggies like broccoli can cause gas, especially if you're trying to eat them raw. Cooking until just tender may prevent this problem. If not, fennel and cardamom seeds may help -- also eating a small amount of fermented foods like kefir or kombucha at the beginning of meals. These provide healthy bacteria. You may also have gerd that needs treatment! http://tinyurl.Com/qfqn3x7. ...Read more

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What food to be avoided if uric acid is present?

What food to be avoided if uric acid is present?

Uric acid diet: Tart cherry juice is effective; avoid organ meats; fatty meats and alcohol will elevate uric acid. Avoid these. Also, drink at least 3 liters fluid per day - this may enhance uric acid excretion - and if you incline diet successfully to mostly whole grain, fruit, and veggies, and nuts, using white fish and egg white for protein, then uric acid levels will come down. ...Read more

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What foods should be avoided for acid reflux in kids?

What foods should be avoided for acid reflux in kids?

Reflux: Avoid spices, tomato sauce, fried food, sodas, cafeine, and fluid before bed time. ...Read more

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What are the food items to be taken in vitiligo?

Natural Vitiligo Tx: No one therapy for vitiligo works all patients, but most commonly a topical corticosteroid is prescribed. Foods that are rich in folic acid, vit B12 and vit c can be helpful. A study published in 1992 showed 80% of the subjects improved with a 3 year course of 2mg folic acid, 500mg vit c 2x/day and injections of B12 evry 2 weeks. There is some evidence that ginkgo biloba will slow vitiligo too. ...Read more

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Fat malabsorption, which food should be avoided?

Fat malabsorption: It depends on the cause.You are given gluten free diet in celiac disease, lactose free diet in lactose intolerance. ...Read more

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Why should foods high in fat be avoided to maintain cardiovascular health?

Why should foods high in fat be avoided to maintain cardiovascular health?

Check food: nutrition labels for overall fat content and type of fat. Try to avoid trans/ saturated fats. ...Read more

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Can hypothyroidism people eat chocolates? will there be any food that hypothyroidism people should avoid?

Can hypothyroidism people eat chocolates? will there be any food that hypothyroidism people should avoid?

Dark chocolate is OK: As per the nutritional GURU, Dr.Alan Gaby, MD consumption of a high fiber diet has been reported to increase levothyroxine requirements in hypothyroid patients.This increase appeared to be due to dose dependent absorption of levothyroxine to fiber.Reduction of fiber intake was followed by a decrease in thyroid requirement.No deleterious effect on hypothyroidism ...Read more

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Can there be any special foods that can be eaten, and how about aspirin ?

Can there be any special foods that can be eaten, and how about aspirin ?

Nutritionist : A nutritionist can assist you with special foods for your needs. Aspirin is an anti-inflammatory and not associated with special foods - why are you asking about aspirin? ...Read more

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What are the best foods to be eaten with IBS or any type of sensitivity to food to prevent diarrhoea?

What are the best foods to be eaten with IBS or any type of sensitivity to food to prevent diarrhoea?

Individualized : Approach. There are many causes that may include: stress, hormones, infections, inflammation, structural to name a few. Best is to work together with a gastroenterologist to arrive at the correct answer for you. Everyone is different and there is not one straight approach. You may start with as simple as an elimination diet and record which foods may aggravate you. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Food to be avoided in diabetes?

Fats and sugars: Fats and simple sugars are foods to avoid. Simple sugars would include sweets, sodas, juices, and white anything (bread, rice, pastas). ...Read more

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Could you tell me what are foods to try and avoid to prevent diabetes?

Could you tell me what are foods to try and avoid to prevent diabetes?

Sugars/Carbs GoHF/LC: Since dm is ?ed blood sugar, eating sugar &/or rapidly digested carbohydrates drives dm & obesity. Also body fat cells bind insulin+amylin (manyotherhormones), thus ?Ed body fat greatly ?Es incidence & severity of dm. Alternatively, building muscle strength, mass & endurance tends to calm dm. Study: big fat lies, mcgovern's report, science for smart people, taubes, attia, lustig, hba1c, victoza. ...Read more

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Which type of food should I avoid in order to keep diabetes away?

Avoid fructose: Sugar, most specifically fructose. You should consume less than 35 grams of fructose per day. Since carb consumption will go down by limiting the sugar, fructose, you will need to increase protein consumption to satisfy hunger. ...Read more

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What to do when hypoglycemia occurs? I usually find myself hunting for food quickly, even food that i avoid. I do not have diabetes.

What to do when hypoglycemia occurs? I usually find myself hunting for food quickly, even food that i avoid. I do not have diabetes.

Low carbohydrate: Stop high carb foods such as grains, lentils, potatoes based items because they cause highs and dips in blood sugar. Avoid milk protein since it causes insulin resistance. Low carb foods: meats, non starchy vegetables, avocados, saturated fatare very effective in normalizing blood sugars. For more, read: https://www.kaushikmd.com/get-started/ ...Read more

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In type i diabetes, which foods should I avoid?

In type i diabetes, which foods should I avoid?

Simple sugars: In general, try to limit your intake of simple sugars and carbohydrates that will rapidly spike your blood sugar levels. ...Read more

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Recently diagnosed with diabetes. What are some of the worst foods to avoid?

Recently diagnosed with diabetes.  What are some of the worst foods to avoid?

Processed sugars: You need to avoid processed sugars. You need to eat a balanced diet and not carb load a meal. Check the ada for more diet info or ask your doctor to send you for diabetic teaching. ...Read more

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Can you please define diabetes and why do you need to avoid so many things and food?

Can you please define diabetes and why do you need to avoid so many things and food?

DM = ↑ed Blood Sugar: Since dm is ?ed blood sugar, eating sugar &/or rapidly digested carbohydrates drives dm & obesity. Also body fat cells bind insulin+amylin (manyotherhormones), thus ?ed body fat greatly ?es incidence & severity of dm. Alternatively, building muscle strength, mass & endurance tends to calm dm. Study: big fat lies, mcgovern's report, science for smart people, taubes, attia, lustig, hba1c, victoza (liraglutide). ...Read more

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My cousins serum cretanine was 0.83 in aug 2015 & yday it came 1.4.He has diabetes & on meds.Can it be reduced.What foods should be avoided.Thanks?

My cousins serum cretanine was 0.83 in aug 2015 & yday it came 1.4.He has diabetes & on meds.Can it be reduced.What foods should be avoided.Thanks?

Due to diabetes?: Before we speak of what to eat and avoid in this regard, we have to make sure that this increase in creatinine is not due to diabetic kidney disease. More testing needs to be done to make sure this isn't reflective of developing kidney disease because of diabetes. ...Read more

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How much carbs should a person with diabetes have daily. Which food must be completely avoided if both fasting and pp are high inspite of medications.

How much carbs should a person with diabetes have daily. Which food must be completely avoided if both fasting and pp are high inspite of medications.

Depends: In general, the less carb you take , the better off you are with diabetes. But a life totally without carb can be an unpleasant one. As to how much, it would depend on your lifestyle (how much exercise etc) and severity of your condition and thus you need to consult a dietitian re. your diet. ...Read more

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Will avoiding refined sugars and eating gluten free and healthy foods help prevent diabetes?

Will avoiding refined sugars and eating gluten free and healthy foods help prevent diabetes?

Diabetes Prevention: The things you mention are certainly good ways to stay healthy in general. If you are already pre-diabetic, the data shows us that 30 minutes of moderate physical activity per day coupled with a 5-10% reduction in body weight will prevent almost 60% of pre-diabetics from becoming diabetic. Spread the word:)! ...Read more

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Just got diagnosed with gestational diabetes while 28 weeks pregnant. What foods should I avoid?

Just got diagnosed with gestational diabetes while 28 weeks pregnant. What foods should I avoid?

Gestational diabetes: ?Avoid high-calorie snacks and desserts, including soda with sugar, fruit punch, candy, chips, cookies, cakes, and full-fat ice cream ?You can use artificial sweeteners, such as aspartame (Nutrasweet), sucralose (Splenda), stevioside (Stevia), or acesulfame potassium (Sunnet). ?These sweeteners have not been linked to an increased risk of birth defects. ?Eat a lot of vegetables and fruits. ...Read more

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What foods to eat in diabetes?

What foods to eat in diabetes?

Heathy: Well balanced diet but leave out the sweets and watch the amount of things like potatoes, pastas and breads. Should be more poultry , fish and fresh fruits and veggies alone with some dairy. Google the american diabetic association for more information ...Read more

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What foods are not allowed when a person has diabetes?

What foods are not allowed when a person has diabetes?

Limit Carbohydrates: A well balanced nutritious diet is fundamental. It is important to related the diet to the type of diabetes. While both types 1 and 2 should limit cholesterol, type 2 patients who require more weight loss may need to limit carbohydrates and saturated fats more. A nice goal would be for daily protein 10-20% of total calories, and saturated fat no higher that 8-9% of total calories. ...Read more

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I have been treating my diabetes. What food should I eat?

I have been treating my diabetes. What food should I eat?

Diabetes: It is difficult to know what you have for management of diabetes. Your age is not given, neither is your height or weight. If you are not yet seeing a specialist for diabetes you must do so as soon as possible. Please let me know how things go. ...Read more

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How is it that food borne chemical toxins cause diabetes?

How is it that food borne chemical toxins cause diabetes?

Mostly a myth: Free speech allows people to promote concerns about "artificial chemicals in food" with little real evidence. The mainstream "processed food" diet in fact has much that is unhealthy. Diabetes is an autoimmune (type i) or genetically programmed, lifestyle-modified (type ii) disease & so far nobody's demonstrated to real scientists any strong relationship with "chemicals." stay fit & eat sensibly. ...Read more

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What is the best diet for type to diabetes or foods to eat?

What is the best diet for type to diabetes or foods to eat?

Diet for type 2 diab: Diet for diabetic should be no sugars that includes sucrose, glucose and fructose and restrictions in carbohydrates.Having said that most of yhe type 2 diabetics also have high cholesterol high blood pressure and then you have to restrict salt, and sorces of cholesterol, red meat and milk products, mor poultry, fish, vegetables and whole grains and a serving of nuts.But it is best to consult dietician. ...Read more

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What main foods are the best to eat when you have diabetes?

What main foods are the best to eat when you have diabetes?

Best foods...: Not to eat is easier see my diet sheet handout at www.Schwartzdiabetesdoc.Com newsletter #3. ...Read more

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What food is best recommended to lower down level of diabetes ?

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Can sudden food aversion to anything sweet be a sign of diabetes?

Can sudden food aversion to anything sweet be a sign of diabetes?

Unlikely : Early symptoms of diabetes include making lots of urine and always being thirsty, fatigue, maybe weight loss, inability to sleep through the night because of need to drink and void. ...Read more

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What are the ways that food borne chemical toxins cause diabetes?

What are the ways that food borne chemical toxins cause diabetes?

Mostly mythical: Type i diabetes is a smoldering autoimmune disease with stronger (and still dubious) links to viruses than to chemicals. Type ii diabetes is genetically programmed and can be staved off fairly well by staying physically fit. While your physician is required by law to tell you the truth as hard-headed experimental science best understands it, internet scare sites finance themselves by misleading u. ...Read more

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