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Doctor insights on: Kretschmar Bavarian Ham Cooking Directions

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How to get ride of ham aroids?

How to get ride of ham aroids?

Colorectal surgeon: Some hemorrhoids can be removed by tieing bands around them; others are removed by actual surgery. A proctologist or colorectal surgeon does these procedures. ...Read more

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Are ham sandwiches and chips for lunch healthy?

That sounds like an: Good start. How about adding vegetables and fruits to your meal as well. You might even substitue veggies or fruit for the chips. ...Read more

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My husband has eaten a ham sandwich for lunch for years now. Is this very unhealthy?

My husband has eaten a ham sandwich for lunch for years now. Is this very unhealthy?

If much salt and fat: Eating one ham sandwich every day is not a problem unless the sandwich has a huge number of calories (which can cause obesity), the sandwich has lots of fat from mayo or cheese (which can cause high cholesterol and obesity), the sandwich has lots of salt (which can raise blood pressure), or one is worried about the nitrite preservatives in ham. There are ways to make healthy ham sandwiches! ...Read more

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How hard is it to choke on food? A friend choked to death on ham now I'm over thinking every time I eat.

How hard is it to choke on food? A friend choked to death on ham now I'm over thinking every time I eat.

Very rare but...: Condolences on your loss.
About 2500 people die in the US each year from choking, nearly 7 people a day in a country of 320 million people, but the risk is highest in young children and the elderly.
I imagine risk is higher if you are talking or distracted while eating. Chewing well and focusing your attention on eating will minimize risk. Risk of dying in a motor vehicle accident is 17x higher. ...Read more

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Is ham a refined carbohydrate?

Is ham a refined carbohydrate?

Not exactly: No, it is a processed meat rich in fat and protein. However, many hams contain up to 15 % by weight of a solution containing water, salt, coloring and refined sugar or corn syrup. The added sugar content can add some unexpected refined carbohydrates. ...Read more

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Is ham good for treating gout?

Is ham good for treating gout?

No: Gout is a kidney issue. It is triggered by certain foods in your diet. One small study suggested cherries may help but it was not a strong study. Since meat is a food with a high purine content, it has the potential to worsen the gout. ...Read more

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Is it safe to eat ham with greenish sheen?

Probably not: Dr seuss aside, green meat is probably not good to eat. ...Read more

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What are some good alternative to glute ham raise?

Glute Ham Raise: Alternatives are well described on YouTube

Suggest you might take a look

Hope this helps
Dr Z ...Read more

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Could it be healthy if I eat 1 slice of ham for breakfast every morning?

Could it be healthy if I eat 1 slice of ham for breakfast every morning?

Not bad.: Surprisingly, ham isn't too caloric so if you have one slice of ham with your breakfast you're actually getting some protein without too much fat. I would think this would be fine. Better than breakfast sausage or whole eggs. ...Read more

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How can I tell if I ham experiencing growing pains, or if they are something else?

How can I tell if I ham experiencing growing pains, or if they are something else?

Too old for growing: You afamily physicianre 39 years old and are not growing any more, so you can not have growing pains
if your pain is bothering you consult your family doctor. ...Read more

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How can I ask hosts for easter dinner to serve something besides ham? I'm hypertensive.

How can I ask hosts for easter dinner to serve something besides ham? I'm hypertensive.

Answer: Just because they serve it, doesn't mean you have to eat it. Simply say, "no thank you, I'm trying to control my salt intake." next year they might serve an alternative. Be sure to comment on how good the other food is that you have eaten. ...Read more

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Urine smells like ham?

Urine smells like ham?

Too many green eggs: Must be eating too many green eggs. ...Read more

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I've normally eaten processed foods in the form of deli ham & sausages maybe 2-3 times a week (sometimes, I double-dip). I'm concerned about cancer.

I've normally eaten processed foods in the form of deli ham & sausages maybe 2-3 times a week (sometimes, I double-dip). I'm concerned about cancer.

Healthy diet: There is no immediate risk. 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 or alcohol in any form. ...Read more

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Should I cook meat pastes that are sold in ham and sausages section or can they be eaten raw? How about ham? What happens if one eat meat paste raw?

Should I cook meat pastes that are sold in ham and sausages section or can they be eaten raw? How about ham? What happens if one eat meat paste raw?

Cook: Now you should never eT raw next. There is a high chance of getting seriously ill if you do. Lots of bacteria. Same for any meat. Cook them and cook them well. No pink left ...Read more

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I used to like foods, now I can't stand:eggs, processed cheese, canned ham. Are food I used to love, now they disgust me and make me noseated why is that?

I used to like foods, now I can't stand:eggs, processed cheese, canned ham. Are food I used to love, now they disgust me and make me noseated why is that?

Many reasons: There are many reasons that our food preferences change. It is best if you stay away from processed foods anyways. Use your changing preferences to make informed choices and improve your health. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Why would urine smell smoky? Like a smoked ham sort of odour?

Why would urine smell smoky? Like a smoked ham sort of odour?

Depends: It could be that you are not drinking enough water or fluids and also eating a diet high in meat protein like ham etc. Try eating a lighter diet and drinking more fluids like water daily and see if this helps. ...Read more

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When I eat ham my tounge got itchy and feels so hot?

When I eat ham my tounge got itchy and feels so hot?

Maybe a food allergy: You could have a food allergy to ham or to that particular preparation of it. Try cooking a fresh ham at home or buying a different brand and see if you have the same reaction. As a last resort see an allergist for a workup. In general, cut down on the amount of preserved meats in your diet. Maybe this will be a good motivator for you. Happy New Year.! ...Read more

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Does eating pork ham after tonsillectomy affect the injury?

Does eating pork ham after tonsillectomy affect the injury?

Halitosis: Bad breath is known as halithosis. It is treatable condition. To my knowledge it has nothing to do with pork ham. See your doctor and get treated right. ...Read more

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I ate a ham sandwich and my urine smelled like ham a while later. What could be the reason?

I ate a ham sandwich and my urine smelled like ham a while later. What could be the reason?

Flavor excreted: Many of food flavors get excreted in urine just like vitamins and medicines. Not worrisome. ...Read more

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It is good if I eat every day a vegetable salad with some cheese and baked ham or canned tuna/sardines?

It is good if I eat every day a vegetable salad with some cheese and baked ham or canned tuna/sardines?

Nitrates: The cured meats can add a significant amount of nitrates to your diet which has been linked to some cancers, so you may want to vary the protein portion with ex. Baked chicken, egg, or cottage cheese instead of regular cheese (low in fat, high in protein). ...Read more

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29/f. Sudden onset of tingling in my tounge? Ate ham and turkey sandwich for lunch. What could it be?

29/f. Sudden onset of tingling in my tounge? Ate ham and turkey sandwich for lunch. What could it be?

Allergy? Bad Mayo?: Could you be allergic to any component of the sandwich?

Or if the sandwich had mayonaise on it that was bad (beyond the expiration date) or left in warm conditions too long. This will have a "tingling" sensation.

If the mayo was bad, you may also get nauseous & other gastro-intestinal symptoms.

Talk to your physician. ...Read more

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Feels like hamstring larger than the other. When sitting or in supine it feels like the hamstring drives into the seat more than the smaller ham.????

Feels like hamstring larger than the other. When sitting or in supine it feels like the hamstring drives into the seat more than the smaller ham.????

Trauma to Hamstring: The larger hamstring was likely sprained, which is Doc Talk for torn hamstring. They can be torn in the muscle or the muscle can tear away from the tendon. It is usually a partial tear and will heal. Even a complete tear usually heals in 6 to 12 weeks. Hamstrings are slightly weaker after healing but usually only top athletes notice. Google stretching exercises as tight hamstrings can be permanent ...Read more

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Pain running down my starting at my glut thru my ham string, and then my lower leg goes number and feel cold.

Go in for eval: Pain going down the leg, then numbness and coldness. This needs prompt evaluation. These are all concerning for problem with blood flow to the leg, which would be a vascular emergency. It at least needs to be ruled out. ...Read more

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Are processed chicken slices as unhealthy as processed ham slices, in terms of causing cancer or other diseases?

Are processed chicken slices as unhealthy as processed ham slices, in terms of causing cancer or other diseases?

Eat fresh Foods: Processed foods contain many harmful elements, so you should avoid them entirely. Chicken in general is a healthier source of Proteins and much better to consume than ham, which is full of animal (saturated) fats...so it is not good for human consumption. You can get good healthy proteins from eating Eggs, Soy/Tofu, low fat dairy and plant nuts (like almonds and walnuts) ...Read more