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Is There A Connection Between Obsessive Eating Of Citrus Fruits And Bulimia
Not Really: Cooking food was first used to disinfect food. ...Read more
Eating: They are essentially interchangeable terms. Some overeaters may overeat daily, or binge overeat, and either term will work as an effective descriptor. ...Read more
Pattern of eating: While binge eating disorder and compulsive overeating both use food,to deal with emotional issues, they do,so in different ways. The binge eater overeats periodically, but at these times eats very large quantities of,food. A person that eats compulsively may overeat regularly in an effort to manage and tolerate feelings. The quantity at any time is less, but it is a more regular eating pattern. ...Read more
Perhaps: So much strain on the body during the vomiting sessions. You need to get help and work on modification techniques ...Read more
Undetermined: The to& fro on food additives first peaked in the early 70's. By eliminating dyes & additives parents often saw improvement in behaviors although most testing could not verify effects.Later studies show minor effects of food additives as well as various foods, exclusion of which improves performance. A subset of the population is probably sensative but identification of the subgroup is difficult. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is there difference between eating orange fruit or drinking fresh orange juice incase for male infertility and which is better?
Yes: When having a major nosebleed, sit up straight, tilt your head forward, and pinch the fleshy part of your nose. Take a cold pack wrapped in a rag, and apply kind of on/beneath the nose and cheeks. The key: sit still and do not check your nose to see if it's still bleeding every five seconds. Do not move. Stay like this for ten minutes, check, repeatif still bleedinggo to the er.Some people with bulimia will vomit so forcefully they will induce a nosebleed. Unglamorouseatingdisorders.Blogspot.Com/.../n. ...Read more
Caffeine: Either coffee, tea, cola drinks, chocolate, and energy drinks as well as any form of alcohol can dehydrate leading to difficult stools and hemorrhoid flare. Caffeine add itionally causes anal itching, not hemorrhoids. If you are having a problem at bottom, best to eliminate all caffeine. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not totally clear: Some activities, e.g., dancing, gymnastics, modeling, wrestling, place high value on a certain body type. "success" may become linked to a person being at or near the bottom of ideal weight--and may encourage practices such as binging to achieve that weight. Susceptible indviduals, once having started, may find it impossible to stop, partly because of effects of starvation on thinking processes. ...Read more
An addiction to: anything, including food, is a mood-altering, compulsive behavior that occurs in response to triggers (internal or external) that are largely out of awareness. The behavior continues beyond the point of dealing with dysphoria and usually then causes harm, but the addict still won't quit. From this description, there is little difference between compulsive overeating and food addictions. ...Read more
Vegetarians: need to be more careful than meat eaters to take in fats, protein, and carbs daily. If a vegetarian does dairy, eggs and cheese are good sources of protein, as are nuts and seeds. They can become low in vitamin B 12 easily so MAY need to supplement w/B 12 sublingual tablets. Vegans have many more cautions and need expert guidance. Peace and good health. ...Read more
School assignment?: See: http://www.livestrong.com/article/481795-the-statistics-of-vegetarians-vs-meat-eaters/Get a more detailed answer ›
No: People blame "food allergies" for many things. Allergic reactions to foods include itching in the mouth while eating the food, followed by rashes or hives within 5 minutes to four hours of eating the food, and/or nausea, vomiting, abdominal cramping, bloating, and diarrhea. Severe reactions can include wheezing, low blood pressure, and death. Other things, like autism are speech delay, aren't. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Antioxidants : Citrus is a rich source of antioxidant phytonutrients including flavanones, anthocyanins, limonin & polyphenols. Citrus reduces risk of heart disease, cancer, kidney stones, ulcers & arthritis. I advise the whole fruit though juice is ok if fresh-squeezed. The peels have great benefits too! see http://www.Whfoods.Com/foodstoc.Php and click on oranges, grapefruit & lemon/limes for details! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Food: The pitt of a citrus fruit would have no health benefits. Any 'rumors' to the contrary would be false myths. ...Read more
How long after finish h. pyloriantibiotics can I go back to eating dairy products even if they contain some sugar (ex. Yogurt), pasta & citrus fruits?
Sometimes.: Classically, people with latex allergy are often allergic to bananas. ...Read more
Hi im allergic to citrus fruits or citrus acid. What are the citrus fruits or has the citrus acid that it's not good for me to eat, drink juices fruit?
Citrus fruits: http://www.thefruitpages.com/citrus.shtml http://www.buzzle.com/articles/citrus-fruits-list.html This still may not be absolute complete as there are n=hybrids. f/u/ with allergist. ...Read more
Food: Not in general. No. If they were billions of people would be hurt on a daily basis. ...Read more
Other fruits: Grapefruits, limes, and tomatoes.Get a more detailed answer ›
How can taking advair effect your immune system? I am also allergic to citrus fruit. What are my other options to boost my immune system?
I'm not aware: Of any limitations of citrus types in cirrhosis. ...Read more
No: In general, it would be a good idea to minimize salt intake and also protein intake if cirrhosis is advanced. But otherwise you should eat well-balanced healthy diet rich in fiber, vitamins and minerals. fruits including citrus provide an abundance of potassium, magnesium, and vitamin c. Citrus fruits could aggravate acid reflux symptoms though. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Citrus fruits make me phlemgy and coughy. Do I have a citrus allergy and would it apply to other foods and lotions with citric acid?
Yes and no: If all citrus cause symptoms then you are allergic to an allergen shared by all. On the other hand, some people are only allergic to one and not to another and others just the allergen in the peel and not the "meat". Citric acid is a chemical and not an allergen but may sting the skin a little and thus would not bother you when present in a skin lotion. ...Read more
Sometimes when i eat citrus fruits my tongue feels like it is swollen. What causes this? This is especially true when i eat pineapple.
Was it not ripe?: If the pineapple wasn't ripe enough, the tongue can be affected by too much acidity. All citrus should be eaten ripe in order to make sure the acid (needed to produce/develop the fruit) is at low levels. Pineapple has bromelain, an enzyme that is very good at breaking down protein. In a cookbook, it is suggested as a marinade, but too long & it will make the meat mushy. Can happen to mouths! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can i give freshly squeezed orange juice to my 7 month old?I hv heard citrus fruits should not be given before one year.Is it true? Why?
Can or should ?: Nothing stops a parent from trying stuff because a friend suggested it and nothing bad was noted. Yet there are reasons to reconsider. Infants have a poorly developed sense of taste and don't savor these items, just because you do.Oj is also not necessary to a balanced nutrition.I look at oj and all other juices as flavored sugar, and a set up to teach babies to crave sweets. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can fresh juice from citrus fruits cause a gallbladder stones crisis or a problem? Thanks a lot !
Doubtful: I am not aware of citrus juice causing a problem with the gallbladder ...Read more
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