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Low Carb Diet During Breastfeeding Is It Safe
I am breastfeeding my five month old and am thinking of doing a low carb diet. Is the composition of breastmilk affected by diet?
Breastfeeding is providing nutrition to an infant using breat milk either directly by infant latching and sucking on the nipple or by feeding via bottle with expressed breast milk (when baby has difficulty suckling). Breast milk is the best milk for any baby but ...Read more
No: There is absolutely no medical reason to eat every three hours -- day or night -- unless you are a newborn. Your body is designed for you to eat 3 meals a day at your age. After all, you make it through the night without waking up every three hours to eat.......... ...Read more
Not question of safe: When on a diet rich in fats and you take pills to block fat absorption, you are likely to have problems controlling your bowel movements. You may find yourself in situations with the need for immediate access to a toilet and possibly even situations where you don't always make it in time. Limit fats and increase proteins and don't take such medications. Low glycemic index better than low carb. ...Read more
Is a low carb diet safe for people diagnosed with hyperlipidemia (spelling?). Im a 40 year old female. I walk 3 miles a day.
Sweden has reviewed 16000 peer reviewed articles and concluded a low carb diet is safe and good for health. Do american doctors agree?
Severe hypocholesterolemia;total 73;hdl 43;ldl11;tryg35.Dr sugstd low carb diet.I have read this can lower ldl&tryg. Is this safe w/my levels so low?
heard of diet called "shape reclaimed". u take drops ea day in water & there is hormones from sheep in it? Is this.safe? u r on low carb diet also
Safe, ?effective: I spent a fair amount of time exploring their website. I was not able to learn if the hormones come from sheep but since it is homeopathic it would only have trace amounts. But homeopathy is quite safe and the diet looks reasonable. I like that it is administered/supervised by health professionals. No research to show how effective it is but does look safe. If you try it tell us your results! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My friend had high fat low carb diet and omit wheat, rice, sugar oat and all other cereals from food list. Is it safe? M indian n can"t forego wheat.
Fad diet: This "pop" diet -- despite the elaborate "scientific theory" presented by its proponents -- probably works like most of the other diet fads by limiting food choices. It's your friend's business; i trust this person will use appropriate, cost-effective supplements as needed if it's too restrictive. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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