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Doctor insights on: What Causes Egg Shell Nails

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What is the nutritional difference between eating egg whites and whole eggs?

What is the nutritional difference between eating egg whites and whole eggs?

Calories: The white has the protein, the yellow as the healthy omega three fats and cholesterol and thus more of the calories of the egg. Both are needed for a healthy diet. The body shuts off from making an unhealthy cholesterol in the liver, when it derives cholesterol from a natural healthy source as eggs. ...Read more

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Does it make sense to use shell of chicken, duck, quail egg we eat for calcium supplement? What about fish bones? What kind has the least lead ?

Does it make sense to use shell of chicken, duck, quail egg we eat for calcium supplement? What about fish bones? What kind has the least lead ?

Perhaps but...: One can prepare eggshells in a way that can be used as a calcium supplement- see http://mamanatural.Com/how-to-make-eggshell-calcium/ however, the type of calcium in eggshells, calcium carbonate, is relatively poorly absorbed. Also, studies show taking calcium supplements doubles risk of heart attacks! see http://bit.Ly/1ifyjcy however, balancing with magnesium ; vit k makes it safer.See comment:. ...Read more

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My question is what causes burps to taste like cooked eggs?

My question is what causes burps to taste like cooked eggs?

Egg smell: If your burp smells like rotten eggs if may be due to release of hydrogen sulfide (H2S). ...Read more

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What is the difference between vegetarian eggs and organic eggs?

What is the difference between vegetarian eggs and organic eggs?

Similar: Vegetarian eggs are from hens that eat a strictly plant-based diet, no animal by-products; these eggs may carry the usda organic label as well, which means the chickens eat only organic grains and the eggs contain no antibiotics. ...Read more

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When I eat chicken, fish or egg my whole body skin turns into allergic.It's some kind of blood infection.

When I eat chicken, fish or egg my whole body skin turns into allergic.It's some kind of blood infection.

Vague: Your description is very vague. There must be something your body reacts to in these food products but your description is so vague. Now sure how to help you ...Read more

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My body keeps smelling of rotten meat (vagina included). What causes this?

My body keeps smelling of rotten meat (vagina included). What causes this?

Infection: A bad vaginal odor can be a sign of an infection such as Bacterial Vaginosis. See your doc and get an exam to find out. Best wishes! ...Read more

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What are the causes of body odour to smell meaty/of raw meat?

What are the causes of body odour to smell meaty/of raw meat?

B.O.: Degradation of skin cells is a smelly problem. Topical antibiotics such as Cleocin (clindamycin phosphate) t and topical Erythromycin may help tremendously. ...Read more

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Suddenly developing dairy / egg allergies. What is the cause of this?

Suddenly developing dairy / egg allergies. What is the cause of this?

Allergist: See a board certified allergist to find out exactly what you are allergic to. Then a plan can be developed specifically for those allergies. ...Read more

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What is the difference between egg whites and egg substitutes, health-wise?

None: egg substitute is egg white with coloring and preservatives. Egg whites are healthier because you are not getting any chemicals ...Read more

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Brush/floss daily what causes the enamal to come off teeth at the gum area, could certain diseases/disorders cause this or what causes it, an what 2 do?

Brush/floss daily what causes the enamal to come off teeth at the gum area, could certain diseases/disorders cause this or what causes it, an what 2 do?

First make sure you : Only using a soft or sensitive toothbrush. Also use a normal toothpaste (crest, colgate ...) not one which is overly abrasive ( like a smokers toothpaste). Check with your dentist if you are clenching or grinding, and if so to have an appliance made. Finally be evaluated by an orthodontist if malocclusion exists. Genetics and family periodontal history can also contribute. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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The whites of my eyes are slighly yellow/off white. What causes this and is there anything that can treat it?

The whites of my eyes are slighly yellow/off white. What causes this and is there anything that can treat it?

This is jaundice: Yellowing of the eyes suggests possible liver issues. This condition is called jaundice. This may represent a serious medical condition and warrants urgent medical attention. ...Read more

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What does the rash from eating seafood look like?

What does the rash from eating seafood look like?

Hives: If you are allergic to seafood then you could get hives or welts on your skin that move around and change. They would itch. Other symptoms would be itching or the mouth or throat, congestion in the throat, watery eyes, runny nose, stuffy nose and sneezing. ...Read more

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Is it bad if ate 3 eggs for lunch, including the yolk?

Egg for lunch.: It would probably be OK if you ate this for lunch once weekly at the most, but would not be OK if this was your lunch every day. Too many yolks. Too much fat and cholesterol. Egg whites would be fine. ...Read more

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What causes thick and brittle toe nails?

What causes thick and brittle toe nails?

Fungus: Fungus or trauma are two of the major causes. See a podiatrist and if needed a nail biopsy could make the definite diagnosis. ...Read more

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I'm allergic to white meat and red meat causes a lot of diseases. I need tips of food that replaces meat?

I'm allergic to white meat and red meat causes a lot of diseases.  I need tips of food that replaces meat?

Meat allergy: You need to detail your symptoms and you need to specify what meat you think you are reacting to. You can eat fish, and lentils, soy, all have protein that can replace meat. But more importantly you need to see an allergist to determine if indeed you are allergic to meat as you suspect. ...Read more