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Doctor insights on: Healthy Butter Substitutes For Popcorn

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How healthy is air popped popcorn with little bit of butter?

How healthy is air popped popcorn with little bit of butter?

Pretty Healthy: If your butter is Salt-free, it is a pretty good snack - in moderation. If you are dieting, figure out how much of your daily fat intake you wish to invest in the butter portion, then enjoy! ...Read more

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How healthy is popcorn considered to be?

How healthy is popcorn considered to be?

Popcorn.: Low in calories. Has some fiber. Not bad. No protein, though; make sure you get that during the day. ...Read more

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Is popcorn healthy? Or is it just less bad for you than other choices?

Is popcorn healthy? Or is it just less bad for you than other choices?

Popcorn: Popcorn is not unhealthy.
It is generally healthy but not as healthy as colored vegetables and fruits. It is a snack food that is good to eat. Do not load up on salt, though ...Read more

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Is acute exposure to diacetyl (in popcorn butter) harmful, or only long-term, cumulative exposure?

Possibly...: Any "chemical" runs the risk of being potentially dangerous. Now I would never deprive you of your popcorn; but I cannot foresee the future; I am not aware of any studies to date on this topic...But just follow my standard advice; 'anything in moderation' and we'll see what the future holds (besides; I can't skip to the end of this movie and ruin it for ya) cheers! ...Read more

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Can popcorn be a healthy or unhealthy snack?

Can popcorn be a healthy or unhealthy snack?

Popcorn.: Low in calories. Has some fiber. Not bad. No protein, though; make sure you get that during the day. ...Read more

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My urine sometimes smells strongly of buttered popcorn. Why?

My urine sometimes smells strongly of buttered popcorn. Why?

Urine: Urine changes, concentration, color and smell depending on what you eat and drink so I would not worry abou it ...Read more

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Why is my pee smells like butter popcorn?

Why is my pee smells like butter popcorn?

What did you eat?: Usually it is what you eat or drink that dictates the smell of your urine. Sugary foods if enough, will cause a rise in your serum blood glucose concentration, and the body reacts by trying to excrete the extra sugar in your urine. Often causing a sweet smell. ...Read more

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My husbands penis and sperm smelled like buttered popcorn, why? I'm a nurse and ive never heard of this

My husbands penis and sperm smelled like buttered popcorn, why? I'm a nurse and ive never heard of this

Diet: I took the time to do as much research on this as I could. Apparently sperm and the genitals which have a tendency to be sweaty during the sexual experience odor/ taste is influenced by the individuals diet. The more meat intake, the more ammonia smelling/taste. More fruit and vegetables, the more aromatic and pleasant. Range of cents/taste was from popcorn, almonds, salty, to bland. Equivalent comments reflecting the vagina and vaginal secretion ...Read more

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Does microwave popcorn healthy? Because I read that may cause cancer Thank you

Does microwave popcorn healthy? Because I read that may cause cancer Thank you

No cancer: Microwaving pop corn or any other food will not cause cancer. Just do not add too much fat to the popcorn.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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Is popcorn healthy? I have heard it has a whopping amount of omega 6 and hardly any omega 3?

Is popcorn healthy? I have heard it has a whopping amount of omega 6 and hardly any omega 3?

Ok: Popcorn has almost no fat at all of any kind (1 gram in 3 cups, mostly polyunsaturated). It's low calorie and relatively high in fiber (3. 5 grams in 3 cups) so it's a pretty decent food, but not because of its omegas. ...Read more

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How unhealthy is popcorn?

How unhealthy is popcorn?

Not very: The principal issue with popcorn is the oils used to douse the finished product. Many of these are synthetic, most have a high caloric content and even actual butter can be overdone. Also if you need to limit your salt intake, popcorn can be a problem. Popcorn itself is high volume, low caloric and a great appetite suppresant. ...Read more

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How digestable is popcorn?

How digestable is popcorn?

Probably pretty good: If a popcorn kernel is completely popped open, most of it should be digestible in the GI tracy. The same may not be said about unpopped kernels that are swallowed whole however. ...Read more

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What's the benefit of popcorn?

What's the benefit of popcorn?

Depends: Air popped, no butter, maybe a little salt or other savory-it's a decent snack, source of fiber. Cooked in transfat, soaked in "butter-flavor", steeped in salt-not so good. Very easy to get excess calories, fat, and salt from a tub of typical movie house popcorn. ...Read more

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Can I eat popcorn when I diet?

Can I eat popcorn when I diet?

Popcorn: Sure, provided it is not covered by sweet stuffs and you don't take too much at a time. ...Read more

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Are there any dangers from eating burnt popcorn?

Are there any dangers from eating burnt popcorn?

Not short term: Burning food carries carcinogens. Carcinogens are cancer producing entities. Over time eating alot of grilled, burned meat and other foods is not healthy.
When grilling outside and you eat overcooked meat you can take a Vitamin C pill. It will help neutralize the carcinogens from the burned food. Popcorn is a risk for diverticulitis. Choose better choices of snacks to stay healthy. ...Read more

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Is eating burnt popcorn bad to eat? Not totally burnt just a little.

Is eating burnt popcorn bad to eat? Not totally burnt just a little.

Another: Another issue with burnt popcorn is that the kernel may not have popped completely leaving a hard core. If you bite down on this unexpectedly you run the risk of fracturing a tooth or filling. Also be careful when eating popcorn it is possible to get a piece of the thin outer shell caught in the sulcus of the gum. It acts as a sharp knife cutting down into the gum tissue a potentially leading to damage and an infection. ...Read more

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At what age is itsafe. For a typically developin. Childto ea popcorn?

At what age is itsafe. For a typically developin. Childto ea popcorn?

Popcorn: Popcorn is a very dangerous food to give any child under the age of five. Like hotdogs it can cause a ' plug" in the throat that unless the child is mature enough to fully chew, poses a risk. You did not specify age of child but certainly under five you should not offer popcorn. Same with nuts, hotdogs and several other choking hazards. ...Read more

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Can someone be allergic to movie theatre/cinema popcorn?

Can someone be allergic to movie theatre/cinema popcorn?

Possible: It is more likely that one of the the added ingredients to the popcorn that may trigger an allergic reaction. ...Read more

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Is it ok to eat popcorn if you have a hernia?

Is it ok to eat popcorn if you have a hernia?

Probably: Unless you have a condition called diverticulitus, popcorn should not be any different than other foods assuming your hernia is stable. ...Read more

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Are foods like popcorn okay to eat if you have eczema?

Are foods like popcorn okay to eat if you have eczema?

Yes: Usully only very small childrenunder 2 are affected by diet -does not matter what you eat. ...Read more

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Can a person have allergy to popcorn but not corn on the cob?

Can a person have allergy to popcorn but not corn on the cob?

No: If that is the case, then it's not an allergy to the pop corn but to one of the ingredients used to make the pop corn. Movie theater and microwave popcorn have lots of other chemicals and oils that may be causing the allergy. If it doesn't happen with real pop corn kernels popped at home from scratch, then that will confirm it. ...Read more

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Why is it that my urine smells like popcorn?

Why is it that my urine smells like popcorn?

Here are some...: Urine smell is quite personally unique and widely vary among people to reflect urine concentration, foods consumption, supplement use, etc. And it is harmless as long as being free of symptoms and having normal urinalysis from properly collected urine. To know more these nuance in healthcare, welcome to peruse articles listed in http://www. Formefirst. Com/onDealSickness. Html & other related in HOME ...Read more

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Why am I having stomach pains after eating popcorn?

Why am I having stomach pains after eating popcorn?

A # of potential: Reasons for this. See:
http://www. Livestrong. Com/article/499913-stomach-pains-after-eating-popcorn/ ...Read more