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Greek Salad Dressing
It is safe: It is safe, if you are eating not only salad dressing, but salad and variety other food. ...Read more
Pepper juice?: Maybe you bit into one of the spicy peppers and the juice squirted into you eye. It's happened to me, but it was no mystery at the time. ...Read more
Big time: Home made pure without preservatives and can add any condiments for different taste healthier can add pure giger and garlic and organic vinegar. ...Read more
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Http://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/ranch_dressing
certainly possible to have a reaction to any of t he ingredients. ...Read more
Is a salad still considered healthy if I put ranch dressing on it? It still has lots of vegetables but I only like ranch dressing.
Moderation is key: Salads are healthy if too much dressing is avoided. ...Read more
Are those "fat free" salad dressings bought in the store really fat free? Which salad dressings are really fat free? I like ranch and zesty italian.
Avoid Fat Free: Yes. If they label this then there are laws. But, remember this is the worst products to buy in stores. Fat is not the cause of the obesity epidemic we have. Sugar is the demon. Fat free products are often stuffed full of sugars, especially concentrated fructose corn syrup. This one product is the biggest cause of our failure to really lose weight with dieting and a cause of the diabetes epidemi. ...Read more
Vinegar: Vinegar is acetic acid, it naturally has a tart and acidic tast. Mixing well with oil and spices is the most common way to modify the tartness. ...Read more
Can you tell me if I go on a diet where I eat all salad for lunch and a little bit of dressing will I loose weight?
That depends..: Calories expended must exceed calories consumed. Dressing can sometimes be high in calories. What will you be eating for breakfast, lunch and snacks? Gotta look at the over all picture. Take care. ...Read more
Accidentally ate past dated salad dressing (oil, vinegar, Parmesan) expired June 24 2014. is it still good? It smells good
Expired food: I would not eat any more of it but you will most likely be ok. ...Read more
Can vinegar help drain the sinus? I've been eating balsamic vinegar dressing with my salads and I feel them draining is that normal??
Possible: Could be home remedy, not a proven agent ...Read more
Is consuming vinegar (as in salad dressings) by a nursing mom going to have any effect on the baby?
No.: Vast amounts of acetate (the vinegary stuff in vinegar) get made and broken down by the body every minute, anyway. ...Read more
Can consuming vinegar cause a false positive etg tests? I have eaten salad with lemon, and balsamic vinegar dressing & I have a test in a couple hours
Could eating a strong salad dressing with a lot of acidity cause lips to become red with tiny red bumps for several days?
Anythings possible: If you were allergic to something in the salad dressing that came in contact with your lips, that could be plausible. ...Read more
I ate an iceberg lettuce salad w/6 croutons and some cheese and ranch dressing and got extremely tired. Couldn't keep my eyes open. Suggestions why?
Salad's not the: Culprit, but your overall diet may be at fault, especially if you don't have anything else other than salad to carry you through the day, and/or have a light breakfast too. If you ate other high carb (other than croutons, salad dressing, and cheese) with the meal, often people do experience a 'post-prandial alkaline tide' that can make you feel tired, as all the circulation is going to your gut. ...Read more
I am having fillers done on face. I have to avoid garlic to avoid bruising. What about salad dressing that has garlic in it, is that to be avoided, too?
Garlic: Since you are already working with a physician, that doctor can best answer your question. Generally speaking however, the amount of garlic in most food would not be enough to affect bleeding. ...Read more
Depends on oil: Salad dressings that contain healthy monounsaturated oils like olive oil and non-hydrogented coconut oils are healthier than salad dressings containing added sugar. Calories are secondary to how the body processes the food and the affect that the food has on the release of insulin. Sugar is essentially very unhealthy even in small quantities. ...Read more
I got a wisdom tooth removed this tuesday. When can I eat cesar salad with grilled chicken with dressing?
After the site heals:
You want to have soft foods and you want to avoid disturbing any sutures or blot clots.
I do not know how difficult your surgery was, but if you are starting to feel "back to normal", then taking small bites and chewing on the opposite side of your mouth should not disturb the healing wound. ...Read more
Iam gluten free gaining weight why if I avoid all bread items I eat chicken beans beef along side salad no dressing rice or corn cereal fruits?
Gaining weight: That's great that you are not consuming a lot of carbs and are watching your diet. You also need to look at the overall quantity (and calories) of what you are eating as well. Are you exercising too? Without physical activity (cardio), it is hard to lose weight. You have to burn more calories than you are consuming. You might be doing this already and have another reason for weight gain. ...Read more
2 top wisdom teeth pulled out 3 days ago when can I start drinking soda with a straw or eat a salad with lime dressing or normal food, can I floss?
Ate salad with grilled chicken, ranch dressing. Tomatoes on it too. Took tums. Still have heartburn. Take Prilosec morning and Zantac (ranitidine) at bedtime.
Flowers: Your question reminded me of my mother who often added flowers to our meals. Certain parts of these flowers from these plants are edible. - Angelic, Anise, Arugula, Basil, Bee Balm, marigold, carnation, Chrysanthemum, Clover, Dandelion, Fuchsia, Gladiolus, Hibiscus, Lavender, Lemon berbena, Lilac, Mint, Nasturtium, Pansy, Rose, Sunflower & violets. ...Read more