Top
10
Doctor insights on: Organic Durians

Share
1

1
Is durian fruit harmful for diabetic patient? Please advise!

Is durian fruit harmful for diabetic patient? Please advise!

NOT in moderation: Amount Per 100 grams1 cup, chopped or diced (243 g)1 fruit (602 g)1 fruit (602 g) Calories 885 Total Fat 32 g Cholesterol 0 mg Sodium 12 mg Potassium 2,625 mg Total Carbohydrate 163 g Dietary fiber 23 g Protein 9 g It has lots of fiber- as well as lots of carbohydrates- I say in moderation - the fiber will slow down the absorption of sugar in the blood- ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
2

2
Can a women eat durian during her pregnancy?

Can a women eat durian during her pregnancy?

Yes!: Adequate calories and good amounts of protein are very important for mom and baby. ...Read more

3

3
How much calories in thailand durian 1 seed? May I drink a glass of milk after eat durian? Thank you...

How much calories in thailand durian 1 seed? May I drink a glass of milk after eat durian? Thank you...

Here ya go: Durian Raw Or Frozen durian, fruit A Grade 357 Calories Nutrition Facts Serving Size 1 cup, chopped or diced (243 g) Per Serving % Daily Value* Calories 357 Calories from Fat 117 Total Fat 13g 20% Saturated Fat 0g 0% Polyunsaturated Fat 0g Monounsaturated Fat 0g Cholesterol 0mg 0% Sodium 5mg 0% Potassium 1059.48mg 30% Carbohydrates 65.8g 22% Dietary Fiber 9.2g 37% Sugars 0g Protein 3. ...Read more

4

4
Are only organic strawberries healthy?

Healthier choice: This is a tricky question without a clear answer. Strawberries are a healthy food, but strawberries rank #3 on the environmental working groups "dirty dozen" with some strawberries having as many as 13 different pesticides on them! i don't believe it is wise to ingest pesticides so would never personally eat non-organic strawberries, but we don't know if the good in them might outweigh the bad... ...Read more

5

5
What is transient organic phychosis?

What is transient organic phychosis?

T.O.P...: Poisoning, alcoholism, disease, trauma, etc. Can produce organic (non-functional) mental illnesses in which a person has a distorted, but transient, sense of what is objective reality. This is to be distinguished from either schizophrenia or related affective disorders. Check out the many "scholarly" articles for more detail and current research. Thanks! ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
6

6
What makes organic better? I have been told organic is no different from regular foods.

What makes organic better?  I have been told organic is no different from regular foods.

Less to fear: The nutritional content is the same. When a person is blindfolded and fed two spoonfuls of the same stuff and is told that one is "organic" he/she usually says the organic tasted much better. We can't feed the world's population without chemical fertilizers and pesticides. Rich people who have fears (right or wrong) about chemicals pay much more for "organic"; you decide whether there are benefits. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
7

7
Can you tell me is eating organic better for your health and diet?

Can you tell me is eating organic better for your health and diet?

Yes: Organic foods are generally pesticide free or lower in pesticides than conventionally grown produce. Pesticides have been shown to cause neurologic, reproductive and developmental consequences. ...Read more

8

8
I've been eating organic for about a year now. I was wondering how long does it take for processed foods and their toxins to be out of your body?

I've been eating organic for about a year now. I was wondering how long does it take for processed foods and their toxins to be out of your body?

Every body different: every one is different. The elimination of heavy metals, toxins, can take different amount of time in different people. ...Read more

9

9
What are the benefits of leading an organic lifestyle?

What are the benefits of leading an organic lifestyle?

Less pesticides: Generally, organically grown foods are pesticide free or contain very low amounts of harmful pesticides. ...Read more

10

10
How can I get healthy greens in winter? I avoid foreign and try to buy organic local.

Frozen: Get organic frozen veggies. Or buy locally when in season and freeze your own. ...Read more