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Doctor insights on: The Disadvantages Of Drinking Raw Eggs

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Could it be healthy to drink raw egg?

Could it be healthy to drink raw egg?

No: Raw eggs can sometimes be contaminated with Salmonella bacteria which can cause serious illness. Eggs should be cooked until the whites are opaque. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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I have always wondered why people on tv or just about anywhere drink like 2 or 3 raw eggs in the morning. Is it good for you?

I have always wondered why people on tv or just about anywhere drink like 2 or 3 raw eggs in the morning. Is it good for you?

Salmonella: While some advocate having a raw a\egg in a shake or by swallowing it, there is a slight chance of developing salmonella, a serious gastrointestinal infection. Speak to your doctor about this. ...Read more

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Could drinking a raw egg keep you awake?

Could drinking a raw egg keep you awake?

No: Drinking a raw egg will not automatically keep you awake. However, it may not taste very good -- so is unlikely to soothe you to a relaxing sleep either. ...Read more

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Is it bad to break egg and drink egg white raw?

Is it bad to break egg and drink egg white raw?

Yes: It is not recommended to eat any part of an egg raw for risk of salmonella infection unless it is a pasteurized egg. ...Read more

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Help please! Is drinking a raw egg the best way to get protein?

Help please! Is drinking a raw egg the best way to get protein?

No: If you eat dairy products you can try greek yogurt or cottage cheese (otherwise soy/almond/coconut yogurt). Non dairy sources include chia seeds, beans, lentils, quinoa, eggs, artichokes, broccoli, avocado, asparagus, tofu, peas, spinach, beet greens, peanuts, pistachios, sesame seeds, garbanzo beans. ...Read more

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I used to drink brewers yeast and raw eggs. I gave up the egg part. What should I substitute?

I used to drink brewers yeast and raw eggs. I gave up the egg part. What should I substitute?

Egg substitutes: Soy products come in a variety of forms—milk, soft/silken, firm, fermented, flavored, dried, fried, etc. It is high in protein, low in fat & calories; depending what coagulant is used, it can be high in calcium &/or magnesium.Edamame, young soy beans still in their pod are usually boiled, salt-boiled, or steamed, but can also be fried (pakistani photas). Protein, fiber, folate, (folic acid) micronutrients. ...Read more

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Is it healthy to put egg in the milk and drink?

Is it healthy to put egg in the milk and drink?

Cook your eggs: There are three good reasons to cook your eggs: 1) raw egg white contains a protein called avidin that binds a vitamin called biotin and can make you deficient in that vitamin if you drink it too often 2) eggs may be contaminated with staph, salmonella or other germs that can make you sick--these are killed by cooking 3) eggs can transmit viruses like the bird flu which can be killed by cooking. ...Read more

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Can a food intolerance suddenly develop? I love egg nog but suddenly I'm unable to drink it with out getting sick. Has happened more than once.

Can a food intolerance suddenly develop? I love egg nog but suddenly I'm unable to drink it with out getting sick. Has happened more than once.

Type of reactions?: You need to provide more details on the timing and the kind of symptoms you developed after drinking egg nog. I agree that food intolerance can develop at any time and without knowing the symptoms you have, I can't tell if it is from an allergy, an intolerance, or even an infection (salmonella?). ...Read more

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What is the daily protein requirements for a 55kg (21 years old boy) starting gym. Does drinking a milkshake consisting of 3 eggs daily good or bad.

What is the daily protein requirements for a 55kg (21 years old boy) starting gym. Does drinking a milkshake consisting of 3 eggs daily good or bad.

At least 2.2 gm/kg: Or one gram per day per pound of body weight. This is time-honored and seems to work. This is a more than is required for a man who does not exercise or want to gain muscle mass. You're free to take more but it will not cause you to get big any faster. There's nothing magic about eggs; get the protein in whatever form you like, trying to avoid grease & empty calories. ...Read more

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Is it risky to drink around 10 or more white eggs daily? I workout and I want to know if it has any side effects? Only white eggs for pure protein.

Is it risky to drink around 10 or more white eggs daily? I workout and I want to know if it has any side effects? Only white eggs for pure protein.

Egg yolks best: The egg yolk has about the same amt of protein as the white plus vitamins and minerals. You would do best to eat the entire egg. You can also consider using a protein powder or alternating that with a few eggs daily. Our body and mind like balance. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Is it safe to drink milk after eating boiled egg?

Food Questions: This is a new one. Of course. If not millions and millions and millions of humans would be in trouble. ...Read more

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Would drinking alcohol cause the fertalized egg not to implant in the uterus?

Would drinking alcohol cause the fertalized egg not to implant in the uterus?

Absolutely not: Alcohol has no effect on implantation. Sex while drunk is a terrible form of contraception; it's completely ineffective. ...Read more

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Will I be able to drink whey protein if egg intolerant?

Will I be able to drink whey protein if egg intolerant?

I would think so: Just B sure 2 read the label well 2 make sure that it contains no egg products. ...Read more

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Can my 6 months baby eat egg yolk 5 times a week? And drink fresh juice of any kind?

Can my 6 months baby eat egg yolk 5 times a week? And drink fresh juice of any kind?

Food: No!!! no juice no eggs wait until baby is older please

and fruit juice is like baby candy- stick with breast milk/formula and a but if water ...Read more

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I am 16 and I want to grow taller. Will I grow taller if I drink 2 glass of milk and eat 3 eggs a day?

I am 16 and I want to grow taller. Will I grow taller if I drink 2 glass of milk and eat 3 eggs a day?

Growth potential: After puberty, most men and women do not experience much increase in height. The best way to maximize your height is through balanced nutrition, good posture and exercises that will strengthen your back and core muscles to support your spine. ...Read more

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Feel like vomiting on exam day while not being in tension. I drink milk and bread with egg everyday but it disturbs on exam day only. Only feeling.

Feel like vomiting on exam day while not being in tension. I drink milk and bread with egg everyday but it disturbs on exam day only. Only feeling.

Even though you: May not feel anxious your body is saying that you are. Eat something on exam day, but perhaps cut it in half. Also use your mind to picture yourself taking your exam before you do it. It can help you get used to what you will later do. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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I have very watery stools. I have had for the last 48 hours, only had 2 eggs and 1 slice of toast in that time. Drinking fluids and had Immodium?

I have very watery stools. I have had for the last 48 hours, only had 2 eggs and 1 slice of toast in that time. Drinking fluids and had Immodium?

Watery diarrea: Hello ~ if you still have significant diarrea after 2-3 days please ask your Dr to give you a course of CIPRO (ciprofloxacin) 500mg bid x 5 days. This is probably an infectious diarrea, and I would treat it empirically to begin, with thanks ...Read more

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My daughters allergy test was positive for milk and egg white. She was drinking Nan. I now bought a soya formula. Can she use Nan Ha?

My daughters allergy test was positive for milk and egg white. She was drinking Nan. I now bought a soya formula. Can she use Nan Ha?

Nan Ha: Nan Ha is a partially hydrolysed infant formula made from cow's milk. If your daughter's allergy test was positive for milk you should avoid it. Also soy cross reacts with cow milk. Ask your baby's doctor if she should be put on a fully protein hydrosylate formula. ...Read more

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Obese lady 37 age highbp no medicine can I drink vitamin d injection and what is the procedure to drink enjection should I eat egg with injection?

Obese lady 37 age highbp no medicine can I drink vitamin d injection and what is the procedure to drink enjection should I eat egg with injection?

Don't drink injectio: Injections are shots so they're meant to be given via needle into muscle or under skin, not swallowed or drunk. Vitamin d is readily available w/o prescription in most grocery & drug stores. It's thought that 1, 000-2, 000 units swallowed daily is safe. Better to check 25oh vitamin d levels before & after to determine how much needed. Typically no need to worry about egg in conjunction w/vitamin d. ...Read more