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Soy Milk And Ulcers
Peptic ulcer disease: No definitive dietary recommendations are usually made for management of peptic ulcer disease. However, you should avoid foods that cause dyspepsia, or gastric distress/symptoms. Peptic ulcer disease is managed by eradicating the h. Pylori bacterium, if you have it. Also, medications that reduce the amount of acid production in the stomach are important for treatment. Avoid nsaids. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can I have a list of foods that help heal ulcers faster? Also, are we allowed to eat peppermints or drink soy milk? Had bloody stool this weekend.
No: There is no scientific evidence that dietary soy food (milk, tofu, ect...) is linked to the development of breast cancer in women or men. And it does not cause lumps in men's breasts. If a man has a lump in his breast, he should immediately go see his doctor for an assessment. Breast cancer does develop in men, albeit much less common than in women. ...Read more
No, but can maintain: Soy milk contains protein and calcium as well as sugars. Often soy milk is also vitamin d fortified. The calcium and vitamin d can be important for building and/or maintaining bone mass. However, soy milk can not make the bones larger than what they would be otherwise, only stronger. ...Read more
Maybe: No more effective than any other food that will neutralize the acid in your stomach (for a few hours). ...Read more
Soy Not Good Either: Food protein-induced proctitis caused by proteins from cow's milk, which are ingested through breast milk or standard cow's milk based formulas. Soy milk can cause similar symptoms. Treatment consists of complete elimination of cow's milk and soy from the diet. Breastfeeding is always best. Strict avoidance is key. Good news is that sensitivity resolves by one year of age in almost all infants. ...Read more
Yes and it might not: Be related to the soy .My ? Would be: how old is the baby? Are you using soy because you suspect allergy? Or just out of choice? How long has coughing been going on? Just @ night? Daytime too? Awakens the baby?..Try to think about all of these things then speak to your pediatrician or a board certified allergist. Also, how soon before the baby goes to bed are you giving bottle? Try it earlier. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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Are soy milk &soy products better substitutes to milk& milk products for a diabetic type 2 person?
Male age-20 i am having gynocomastia (puffed nipples). will consuming soy milk affect it in any way?
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
My 14 month old is lactose intolerant & can't handle regular milk. Is it okay for him to be on soy milk?
Does soy milk cause man breasts? I noticed my chest looking 'breasty' when I substituted soy for dairy milk.
Is there any interactions between drinking soy milk and taking accutane? Can i drink it when I am on accutane?
Is it okay to switch from whole milk to soy milk?My son has been having constipation for a while now and iam very worried. Help
Avoid soy: Soy "milk" is highly processed and is not good to consume - by anybody. You didn't mention how old your son is. If he is an infant he needs a properly balanced substitute if you can't breast feed him. If older he may not even need milk. You may want to consider goat milk if cow dairy is giving him problems. Remember that children need fat for brain development. Stay away from low fat foods. ...Read more
This morning i ate corn flakes with soy milk. After about 10 mins, i defecated little brown faeces. I saw there were corn flakes on the faeces. Help?
Impossible: That is absolutely impossible. Food will not pass through the entire digestive tract that quickly. ...Read more