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I feel as though it is normal to eat a big breakfast, snack throughout the day and eat a big/normal dinner. Or is it better to actually eat lunch? Both options would be healthy food choices but I'm just never hungry for lunch even if I eat a small breakfa

I feel as though it is normal to eat a big breakfast, snack throughout the day and eat a big/normal dinner. Or is it better to actually eat lunch? Both options would be healthy food choices but I'm just never hungry for lunch even if I eat a small breakfa

Small frequent meals: In general, the healthiest eating pattern for us is to eat small, frequent meals throughout the day. Eating patterns and needs can be highly variable from person to person depending on their sleep patterns, activity level and metabolism. If you have a normal BMI, feel great throughout the day and no GI issues, your current pattern of eating is right for YOU! ...Read more

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What is some thing healthy to eat during breakfast, lunch , and dinner and what is a great snack?

What is some thing healthy to eat during breakfast, lunch , and dinner     and what is a great snack?

Healthful eating: Healthful eating is a balance of lean protein, fruit vegetables, whole grains and low fat. More protein over meat helps with weight loss and level blood sugars. It also helps keep you from feeling hungry. ...Read more

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When you have a active routine at the gym what are you suppost to eat for breakfast, lunch, dinner, snack times?

When you have a active routine at the gym what are you suppost to eat for breakfast, lunch, dinner, snack times?

Nutrition: I really liked this article because it gives basic input based on the type of athletics you participate in: http://healthyeating.Sfgate.Com/healthy-eating-plan-athletes-8034.Html. Heres to your healthy nutrition. ...Read more

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Can skipping breakfast and only eating dinner and snacking without eating late at nights cause me to lose weight? I know it's not healthy.

Can skipping breakfast and only eating dinner and snacking without eating late at nights cause me to lose weight? I know it's not healthy.

Probably but...: To lose weight one must consume less calories than they burn up so eating less will help you lose weight. However, research shows that eating after 8 pm is associated with weight gain. The earlier you eat your dinner and not snacking after 8 pm will likely help. What you eat is also important! see http://www.Webmd.Com/diet/news/20110614/eat-late-gain-weight ; http://bit.Ly/1dhw9ht. ...Read more

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I eat properly like breakfast, lunch and dinner. In the afternoon time i take snacks. I eat good quality and amount also. But still I am skinny. Why?

I eat properly like breakfast,  lunch and dinner. In the afternoon time i take snacks. I eat good quality and amount also. But still I am skinny. Why?

Family practice : How skinny are you. Have a body composition performed on you. If it shows you are too thin. Have your thyroid checked. Check for diabetes. If you are having a weight loss. That is more concerning. And would require a more extensive work up. ...Read more

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Why am i always hungry.. I eat breakfast lunch and dinner but i always seem to be hungry and need snacks, why I am always hungry?

Why am i always hungry.. I eat  breakfast lunch and dinner but i always seem to be hungry and need snacks, why I am always hungry?

Hydroxyzine: Hydroxyzine may cause side effects such as dry mouth and increases in appetite. http://tinyurl.com/n2ywypo you could also have a compulsive eating disorder, but your doctor might first consider stopping the Hydroxyzine and following the results. ...Read more

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I am getting tired of the same old healthy food everyday. Any ideas for good snacks?

I am getting tired of the same old healthy food everyday. Any ideas for good snacks?

Healthy snack ideas : Ideas: 1 square of high quality dark chocolate. String cheese wrapped in a piece of low-salt ham. Apple slices with cashew butter. Fresh avocado slices wrapped in a slice of turkey. Raw veggies and hummus. 1 handful raw almonds. Berry smoothie with protein powder and ground flax seeds. Warm pear with ricotta cheese, sprinkled with cinnamon. Cup of edamame (boiled soybeans). More? ...Read more

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What diets are the best for IBS i tend not to eat breakfast just a light snack for dinner and no t can u help please?

What diets are the best for IBS i tend not to eat breakfast just a light snack for dinner and no t can u help please?

Individualize diet: Consider low fod-map plan but be advised there are no specific exclusion diets for ibs, that said, many patients have difficulty tolerating water insoluble fibers, excessive dietary fats, fizzy drinks, ; stimulants (caffeine). If lactose, bean husk, sorbitol, ;/or gluten intolerant it is best to avoid these foods or use appropriate enzyme supplements with them. And keep food diary when symptoms. ...Read more

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I've been eating one meal a day (dinner) and have been skipping breakfast for a while now, i normally just snack. Can that cause vit. Deficiency?

I've been eating one meal a day (dinner) and have been skipping breakfast for a while now, i normally just snack. Can that cause vit. Deficiency?

Blood Sugar: We want to avoid big highs and lows with blood sugar. That causes wear and tear on the body and moodiness. It's far better to "graze" or eat a little every 1-2 hours than have only one meal a day. Protein snacks such as nuts, cheese, peanut butter, etc. Are great. Vitamin deficiency can occur but the blood sugar issue is very important also. Peace and good health. ...Read more