Doctor insights on: Wasabi peas carbs
Are Hapi Sriracha Peas healthy? Can I lose weight safely by completely cutting out carbs while continuing to exercise at the gym?
No: Wasabi peas are a food grown in japan that pack a punch but do not effect your skin. In the usa we substitute horseradish with starch and green food coloring rather than pay for the expensive import. It can affect your nose and even wake people out of sleep but the skin isnot an organ it helps. ...Read more
Can wasabi peas go bad and cause food poisoning? Ate some for first time ever, already were sitting in cupboard for while. Felt flu-ish next few days
Not food poisoning: Dried foods like wasabi peas are an unlikely cause of food poisoning, and "flu-ish" symptoms don't suggest it. The main symptoms of food poisoning are gastrointestinal -- nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, etc. And food poison symptoms generally clear up on their own within 1-2 days. Almost certainly your symptoms have nothing to do with the wasabi peas. See a doctor if they continue or become severe. ...Read more
I have a bump the size of a wasabi pea near my carpometacarpal joint of the thumb. I'm 26. 1.5/10 on pain scale. What kind of dr should I see if any?
50:50: In general carbs/protein should be equal with a few caveats. If you are significantly overweight and want to get into a mild ketosis "fat burn" state keep the total carbs below 85 g. Increase protein a bit if you were actively muscle building. For exercise and endurance ad carbs as you go. Good health ...Read more
What causes a Bartholin’s cyst? Can chalmdyia cause one it is pea size and painless? It states on some website U can is this true?
Carbs: What I believe you are asking is what carbs are high on the glycemic index. Low-glycemic index foods (less than 55) produce a gradual rise in blood sugar levels that's easy on the body. Foods with high-glycemic index numbers (more than 70) make blood sugar levels as well as Insulin levels spike fast. You can determine what foods are high or low at: www. Glycemicindex. Com. ...Read more
Low-carb diets: Low carb diets can clearly help you lose weight. Carbohydrates are broken down into simple sugars. They then enter your cells with help from Insulin and this gives you energy. Thus, you cannot decrease carbs too much. Although you can lose on a low carb diet, any diet that decreases calories can help you lose weight. Increasing your activity level is the most important factor to sustain it. ...Read more
Sugars= simple carbs:
Carbohydrates are molecules made solely of carbon, hydrogen ; oxygen. Sugars are simple carbohydrates that are used by our bodies for energy while larger, complex carbohydrates have many other roles in our bodies and are generally far healthier to eat than sugars. See http://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/carbohydrate
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Directly: The usual way that hypoglycemia occurs is by eating carbs so that the blood sugar rises. The rising blood sugar causes the pancreas to put out insulin. If the Insulin output overshoots the blood sugar will go too low - therfore hypoglycemia. The treatment is preventative - limit the carb intake and spread it out over six meals during the day. ...Read more
Comsuming XS calorie: Essentially consuming more calories than you burn results in weight gain. Body fat can be considered how body stores unused calories. Both carbs & sugars are high calorie foods. Some people burn fewer calories for same amout of activity than others like difference in fuel consupmtion by hybrid & non-hybrid cars. Thus message is count your calories & consume both carbs & sugar in moderation & xs->fat. ...Read more