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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

Dr. Marvin Ott
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When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...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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Is it okay to eat oatmeal before running?

Is it okay to eat oatmeal before running?

Yes: It is ok to eat many things before running, but usually simple carbohydrates are best. Also, a small-to-moderate size meal, so as to not upset your stomach. Practice first with a small bowl of oatmeal ~30 mins before running, before you try that out on race morning, if you are considering running a race. ...Read more

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Is it considered unhealthy to eat oatmeal if you have gout?

Is it considered unhealthy to eat oatmeal if you have gout?

Monitor amount: Oatmeal does not cause gout, but there are purines in oatmeal. Therefore, you may need to limit the intake of oatmeal. Gout comes from dehydration and is a form of arthritis. If you are having problems, you need to see a rheumatologist to have this evaluated. ...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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Why would it be that oatmeal is a healthy breakfast to eat?

Why would it be that oatmeal is a healthy breakfast to eat?

Healthy: Slow cook oatmeal for a filling breakfast with soluble fiber that can help to reduce your LDL cholesterol. ...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?

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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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 it okay if I eat oatmeal for breakfast to help with cholesterol levels but want to try a grain free diet?

Is it okay if I eat oatmeal for breakfast to help with cholesterol levels but want to try a grain free diet?

Oatmeal=myth: Oatmeal doesn't have a magic effect on cholesterol. It only lowers cholesterol to the extent that you eat it in preference to less healthy foods. If you eat a vegetarian type of diet with lots of fruit and vegetables and little or no grain, you will have an even lower cholesterol. ...Read more

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Can you give me suggestions if I eat oatmeal for breakfast to help with cholesterol levels but want to try a grain free diet?

Can you give me suggestions if I eat oatmeal for breakfast to help with cholesterol levels but want to try a grain free diet?

Benefit is minimal: In spite of what you heard, the benefit of oatmeal in lowering cholesterol is minimal and can be accomplished just as well with any fiber that will "bind" cholesterol in the gut and prevents its absorption. You can try the grain free diet and supplement it with a fiber source. ...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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Can I eat oatmeal at night?

Can I eat oatmeal at night?

Oatmeal can be: Caustic or irritating to the stomach if eaten late at night and then to sleep. I have had personal experience with this. It is best taken during the daytime. Thanks for trusting in HealthTap. ...Read more

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Can I eat oatmeal at night?

Sure: Certainly you can. It is a healthy food in normal quantities and as part of a balanced diet. The time of day you eat it is probably irrelevant. ...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 I eat oatmeal before bed?

That is an excellent: Snack. Before bed is ok if you are not excessive. Slow cook oatmeal for a filling snack with soluble fiber that can help to reduce your LDL cholesterol. ...Read more

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Wondering why oatmeal is good for breakfast?

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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I am dieting and oatmeal is disgusting how can I eat it?

You don't need to: Weight loss is mostly about changing how you feel about food, limiting portions, and getting out and exercising. Nobody says you have to eat oatmeal. ...Read more

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Is it ok to eat oatmeal after an attack of diverticulitis?

Is it ok to eat oatmeal after an attack of diverticulitis?

Not right away: Generally I recommend that for 2 weeks following a diverticulitis episode, my patients remain on a low residue diet. Which is a diet low in fiber. Oatmeal tends to have a high fiber content and I would only start that after 2 weeks. ...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