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Doctor insights on: Instant Oatmeal A Good Or Bad Carb

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I have to cut on carbs. Can I have quaker oatmeal and cereal drink instead of whitebread? . im 33.3weks preg. Pls help?

I have to cut on carbs. Can I have quaker oatmeal and cereal drink instead of whitebread? . im 33.3weks preg. Pls help?

Depends on amount: I'm not sure what you mean by saying, "I have to CUT on carbs" since both oatmeal & cereal drink are going to have carbs as well. If you mean actual # OF CALORIES then, you must know the comparison between a slice of white bread & the other items. If you mean # calories FROM carbs then, again same thing. Wheat or Whole grain better is better than white to start. In the end depends on amounts. ...Read more

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I get heartburn every time I eat carb foods (pasta, breads, oatmeal etc). Is this gluten related? I don't experience other gluten allergy symptoms.

I get heartburn every time I eat carb foods (pasta, breads, oatmeal etc). Is this gluten related? I don't experience other gluten allergy symptoms.

Possible: Try gluten-free oat to see if causes the same symptoms. Even though you may not have the full-blown symptoms, and heart burn is not the usual symptoms in gluten intolerance, it cannot be totally ruled out. Nonetheless it would be a good idea for you to consult a doctor regarding these symptoms. ...Read more

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What foods are good & bad after an attack of diverticulitis? Is oatmeal ok?

What foods are good & bad after an attack of diverticulitis? Is oatmeal ok?

Soft foods: I suggest you avoid nuts, candies are hard foods and eat soft types of foods; apple sauce, chicken soup, peanut butter, etc. ...Read more

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Is it bad to eat Quaker instant oatmeal? Is that true? They say it's bad because it does not need to cook, it only just hot water.

Is it bad to eat Quaker instant oatmeal? Is that true? They say it's bad because it does not need to cook, it only just hot water.

Opinions differ: Dear Sir: Many seem to think that the instant oatmeals are not good for you because of many reasons but then they are really not bad if you use boiling water as this actually will cook the oatmeal that is there. It is better to eat this than to not eat at all and eat other foods that are worse for you. There are better choices but you will be fine eating this off and on. ...Read more

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Is eating instant oatmeal, instead of rice, every breakfast good for constipation?

Is eating instant oatmeal, instead of rice, every breakfast good for constipation?

Well. Yes.: Rice is a problem for constipation which is incredibly common in Asia for this reason. Enough water, vegetables and multiple sources of fiber would be good. Narcotics, rice, chronic use of cathartics would be bad. ...Read more

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Are eggs good or bad I eat up to 6 a day not fried and with wheat bread and oatmeal just bland I eat healthy. My hr 50 BP 108/72 32yo 6'5" 210 lb?

Are eggs good or bad I eat up to 6 a day not fried and with wheat bread and oatmeal just bland I eat healthy. My hr 50 BP 108/72 32yo 6'5" 210 lb?

Eggs: Anything in moderation is okay eggs have a lot of cholesterol as well please have your fasting lipid panel done to ensure that you do not have high cholesterol or triglycerides. ...Read more

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How to get my bowls regular after taking Dulcolax would it be a good or bad idea to eat oatmeal for dinner also is peanut butter on wheat bread okay?

How to get my bowls regular after taking Dulcolax would it be a good or bad idea to eat oatmeal for dinner also is peanut butter on wheat bread okay?

Individual: Bowel habits are specific to an individual and should not be manipulated to meet some definition of 'normal'. It is a function of diet including fluids and activity level provided all else is equal. Sounds like you are trying to manipulate a prior manipulation. Just go back to your prior diet and activity level. Things should follow along. ...Read more

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I have psoriasis, and have a small rash on my face I recenly bought dove sensitive soap and lubriderm good or bad mixture? Or aveeno (oatmeal)?

I have psoriasis, and have a small rash on my face I recenly bought dove sensitive soap and lubriderm good or bad mixture? Or aveeno (oatmeal)?

Good brands: These are good brands made for dry sensitive skin. Use products that are hypoallergenic, fragrance-free. Some other brands include cetaphil, cerave, eucerin, vanos, neutrogena. ...Read more

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Would it be bad to good cortizone (hydrocortisone) creme after an oatmeal bath?

Would it be bad to good cortizone (hydrocortisone) creme after an oatmeal bath?

Sounds good.: Cortisone lotion/cream after oatmeal bath sounds good. There is no significant interference with these agents. ...Read more

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11 mo son has hand foot mouth disease. Doc said it's a bad version. He has horrible blisters/rash even on his bottom. Are warm water baths ok? I read about oatmeal baths. Good idea?

11 mo son has hand foot mouth disease. Doc said it's a bad version. He has horrible blisters/rash even on his bottom. Are warm water baths ok? I read about oatmeal baths. Good idea?

Yes: Good idea. I have great success with hand foot and mouth with the homeopathic remedy pulsatilla. You may also try homeopathic rhus toxicodendron for all the blisters. You can give both together. Dissolve pellets in water and give a dropper 3x a dy for 2-3 days. ...Read more

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Wondering why oatmeal is good for breakfast?

Oatmeal 4 breakfast?: Oatmeal is good for fiber. It is usually combined with fruits, nuts, and milk. Some products are fortified with vitamins. Also an oatmeal breakfast is easy to prepare especially if one is 30 minutes late for work and still has to get the kids off to school. ...Read more

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Is quinoa a good replacement for oatmeal?

Nutritionally yes: Nutritionally in terms of calories and protein content as well as fiber they are similar. In terms of how palatable each is. Well your mileage may vary. ...Read more

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Is it true that eating oatmeal is good?

Is it true that eating oatmeal is good?

Yes: Traditionally prepared oatmeal is very healthy food, not instant oatmeal. Take 10 to 15 min to prepare it, add slices of banana, blueberries & strawberries. Organic honey, a teaspoon of organic coconut oil with ground cinnamon can be added & it will make a perfect breakfast together with a cup of black coffee or tea without sugar. Yummy yummy! ...Read more

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How to make oatmeal and porridge taste good?

How to make oatmeal and porridge taste good?

Instead of sugar: Instead of loading up your oatmeal with sugar and cream, use low fat or nonfat milk, and add some fruit such as blueberries. Blueberries have natural sweetness and are packed with antioxidants and Vitamin C. ...Read more

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Can you tell me is eating oatmeal for breakfast good for losing weight?

Can you tell me is eating oatmeal for breakfast good for losing weight?

That is a good: Choice. It is full of dietary fiber, nutrionally balanced and you want to ensure that you load your calories early in the day to lose weight. ...Read more

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I was wondering is eating oatmeal for breakfast good for losing weight?

Oatmeal/weight loss?: There is ususually a fair amount of sugar in the oatmeal breakfasts. Also if one includes the add-ons; more sugar, crea, bacon bits, orange slices, banana slices, one may not be on much a weight control path. ...Read more

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Please explain why is oatmeal good for you if it has saturated fat in it?

Please explain why is oatmeal good for you if it has saturated fat in it?

Steel cut oats: Not all oatmeal is the same. The type of oatmeal that is beneficial is steel cut oats. It has negligible saturated fat, predominantly monounsaturated fat (as a percentage of total fat which is extremely low), relatively high fiber and low calories. See: http://caloriecount. About. Com/calories-oats-i8123 ...Read more

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Dry. Is it bad if I use aveeno (oatmeal) "daily moisturizing lotionanybody do this?

No: Always apply lotion to wet skin, allowing the lotion to seal the moisture absorbed and decrease evaporation. ...Read more

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Help please! Is adding organic strawberry jam and honey + banana to my oatmeal good?

Help please! Is adding organic strawberry jam and honey + banana to my oatmeal good?

Sweetens: If you find a sweeter oatmeal palatable, there is no problem associated with adding these. You are essentially adding sweeteners and some fruit to your oatmeal. In moderation, that's fine. ...Read more

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Is yardley london oatmeal and almond soap good?

Sounds good: I like the smell of almond soup also. Oatmeal sounds healthy.

Therefore they must be good and I do not see a medical problem with both of them. ...Read more

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Is yardley oatmeal & almond soap good for pregnancy?

Is yardley oatmeal & almond soap good for pregnancy?

Know of no: Contraindications to using this soap during pregnancy. Take care. ...Read more

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Is aveeno (oatmeal) good for sensitive skin?

Eucerin: Aveeno (oatmeal) may br allright but I typically recommend eucerin as lotion for sensitive skin. ...Read more

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Is oatmeal and whole milk good for breakfast?

Oatmeal and milk.: Oatmeal is great, especially steel cut. I'd rather see 1% milk than whole milk, though. And keep the oatmeal natural, not sugar-laden. ...Read more