Doctor insights on:
Listeria Consumption Of Unpasteurized Milk Products
Milk that is pasteurized has undergone a special process of heating that kills harmful bacteria in the milk. Almost all milk that is sold in grocery stores in the United States is pasteurized. Unpasteurized milk (such as milk freshly milked from a cow), may contain bacteria that may be harmful to pregnant ...Read more
No: Legionella is mostly thought to be transmitted via exposure to contaminated fresh water, not dairy products. ...Read more
Could cancer patients receiving chemo drink milk? Or lactose free milk or none of the dairy milk product
No such restrictions: Dairy products are not harmful to patients with Cancer unless they are overweight, in which case we try to minimize dairy product use in order to lose weight. Over-weight is not good for anyone including patients with cancer. As such patients with Cancer are allowed to drink milk, especially reduced fat type of milk is good for their nutrition. ...Read more
NO: Question if soy milk is in the same group as "milk, yogurt, cheese" group. NO. Soy milk is soy based, which is a different protein than cow's milk protein. Traditional milk, yogurt, and cheese are made from cow's milk. All these have alternative to cow's milk, such as soy, almond, coconut, etc. ...Read more
Yes: Vegans eat no animals or animal by-products, which milk is considered. ...Read more
Usually not : There is a high degree of cross reaction between cow, sheep and goat milk so they all should be avoided in cow milk allergic individuals. There is less likelihood of reaction to horse or camel milk. Consult an allergist for further diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
Good fat is: good for health. Low fat is not. If you can get 2% fat milk that is healthy and tastes best. We want to avoid transfats in prepared foods. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Can drinking milk and consuming a lot of dairy products plus grains such as wheat and rice worsen gynecomastia?
Possibly but...: Although there may be many “causes” of gynecomastia, most cases are idiopathic (no specific cause). The use of certain medications, drugs, organ dysfunction (kidney or liver), hormonal imbalances etc. May also be causative. An increase in weight may cause the appearance of the breasts to seem larger. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Read the label: Read the label.Get a more detailed answer ›
Can , unpasteurized, fresh squeezed orange juice cause harm to a fetus? I know unpasteurized milk and cheese should be avoided .
Can we use milk replacer like almond milk, soye milk instead of anyother milk in the tea or coffee. ?
Absolutely: it's mostly a matter of taste.Get a more detailed answer ›
Controversial.: Organic milk will not have added bovine hormones, or antibiotics but otherwise is the same. It's still milk after all. Whether milk has a carcinogen is controversial. There some claims about processing causing problems with low fat or skim milk, and claims about hormones in milk being carcinogenic, but these things are not generally accepted at this point. ...Read more
Scarce: I was able to find a pediatric study from france published in 2002 that showed 2 children out of 163 had allergy to almond milk that triggered their asthma. I really expected to find more....The one concern when using almond milk is lack of vitamin and calcium supplementation in some products. ...Read more
No: Processed juices will still contain allergens. If you are allergic to a fruit then you should also avoid the juice. ...Read more
Diet for allergic : Consulting a nutritionist should help you choose alternatives. Instead of wheat, you can have rice, oatmeal, barley, corn. Instead of milk, you can have goat's milk, for protein, you can have beans, edamame instead of tree nuts and peanuts. This is just a short list. Good luck. ...Read more
No: Almond milk is just a white liquid substitute for those who cannot tolerate dairy products (made from cows milk). It's similar to rice & soy milks in that water is added to finely ground almonds (or rice or soy etc) to make a milky white liquid. Check out http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/almond_milk. ...Read more
Are soy milk &soy products better substitutes to milk& milk products for a diabetic type 2 person?
Is it safe for men to drink 8 ounces of soy milk per day? I'm debating between soy milk or almond milk.
Yes: Assuming you don't have any medical issues, it is completely safe to drink soy milk daily. It will not turn you into a woman as urban legend says. Whether to drink soy or almond milk is a personal choice of taste. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Unpasteurized milk products
- Eating unpasteurized milk products
- Drinking unpasteurized milk while pregnant
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Milk consumption osteoporosis
- What is considered a milk product?
- Probiotics in milk products
- Is potassium lactate a milk product?
- Talk to a gynecologist online for free