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Rye Bread Vs Whole Wheat
Could I be wheat intolerance? Can eat reduced wheat rye bread but get stomach pain and gas when I eat white or whole wheat products?
Possibly yes.: The symptoms you describe sound like you could be sensitive to gluten, a protein that's found in wheat, rye, barley and oats. I can't explain why you can tolerate wheat rye but not white or whole wheat products. They all contain gluten. Your symptoms should be checked out by a doctor. Meanwhile eat only gluten free grains (corn and rice) and tell your doctor if that reduces your symptoms. ...Read more
You can't: I am not aware of a bread that has no grains in it. ...Read more
I persnally: Like the rye bread, but stone ground is probably better for you. ...Read more
Why can't my allergist figure out why I suddenly got hives (1 yr ago now). I think its something in bread but he says no. He tested barley/wheat/rye.
Idiopathic: Sometimes no one can figure out why a person has hives. That is called idiopathic because "doctors are too idiotic to figure out the pathology", I've been told. In other words, sometimes it will be unexplained. Hives can be caused by viruses such as influenza and hepatitis, for example, not just allergies. Hopefully, they won't be chronic. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Which bread is healthier to buy at Walmart nature made out of whole wheat or whole grain? Which one would y'all go with?
Whole grain: Has more variety than whole wheat and thus MAY be a bit better due to the variety and the interaction of the grains. Consider trying sprouted grain breads such as Ezekiel bread, found. In frozen section of super market. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Yest I ate pot salad coleslaw and half a sandwich on whole wheat bread and today can't stop having loose still. Is this normal?
No, however...: No, that is not at all normal. The most likely possibilities are either an intestinal virus (which would mean it has nothing to do with what you ate) or a mild case of food poisoning. If potato salad or coleslaw are kept unrefrigerated for several hours bacteria can grow that produce toxins that cause diarrhea. This is not an infection, In either case, you will likely feel better in a day or two. ...Read more
Food Question: Both of these breads are just a bit better for your health than bleached flour breads but, just barely. They are still 100% carbohydrate calories and some brands actually also contain honey or other sugars to add taste. Carbohydrate calories should be taken in moderation and be no more than 25% of your total calories. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Yes it is: Yes it is compared to white bread. ...Read more
Refining: Whole wheat has had less refining, thus has more of the original nutrients. 7 grain being probably one of the best. ...Read more
No one knows: The "received wisdom" is that whole-grain bread is healthier than the very processed stuff. It's tastier and more fun to eat. It does change the composition of stool in the intestine and thus the bacterial products. If you believed every obscure-journal claim, you'd be reading uncritically -- and hard-and-clear results -- especially animal studies -- are conspicuously absent. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Yes: In moderation it's fine.Get a more detailed answer ›
No it is not: No it is not bad for you unless you over eat it. ...Read more
Bread: Whole wheat bread is milled from whole or almost-whole wheat grains. Whole grain bread can be made from a variety of different types of whole grains. ...Read more
Refining: Typically white indicates that there has been more refining of the bread. You want the least ammount of refining to get the most and best ammount of healthy nutrients. Go with whole wheat brown. 7 grain whole wheat is probably one of the best. ...Read more
So if whole-grain whole-wheat bread is good for you but can I have on it that's decent for you. Butter is out of the question right. Peanut butter is high in fat. So what is good?
12- 20 grams: Anywhere from 12-20 grams of carbohydrates depending on the brand of whole wheat bread. ...Read more
Yes and no: Carbs are carbs but bread is always worse than fresh fruit. ...Read more
Yes, yes &: Not nearly as healthy as you would think. There are other grains that are healthier, like rye for example, and others that are a lot better than whole wheat. If your choices were whole wheat or white i'd pick the whole wheat, but just about only then. ...Read more
Depends: Four slices of whole wheat bread does not seem to be a lot for a young woman like you. Your total daily intake of foods and high energy drinks versus your daily energy expenditure determines if it would affect your weight. ...Read more