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What Foods Do You Eat After A Liquid Diet
I had 24 teeth pulled and am on a liquid diet. What could I use to help me gain weight till I can eat normal foods again?
Creativity: The obvious ones are the supplement drinks like boost which many elderly drink because of lack of appetite or inability to chew. You could mix up eggnog (non alcoholic) if that appeals to get egg protein. Applesauce, yogurt (no seeds), cheese mashed potatoes, scrambled eggs, milkshakes with egg or whey protein powder added, smoothies with greens, bananas, peaches, yogurt, chocolate milk, etc. Avacado ...Read more
Refers to all the physical matter humans (like all living creatures) must take in on a recurring basis; only partially for energy. Like all life on planet humans are open systems which keep tearing down their structure & require intake of atoms/molecules from which to rebuild their structure. Intestinal lining cells replaced ~every 3 days. CaPO4 in bones ~every 6 years, ...Read more
How to tell doctor? I have a colonoscopy coming up but I can't be on clear liquid diet I have to eat food with my meds how to I tell my doctor?
Your doctor: Should know what medications you're taking, and be able to advise you appropriately. Talk with your doctor openly about your plans. If you present to radiology with solids still in your colon, they won't be able to do your study. You and your doctor need to devise an appropriate plan. ...Read more
How long after a liquid diet can I reintroduce formula and purees to my baby? No real food but Pedialyte since last vomit @ 5 p.m. (14hrs ago)
You cannot stay on a clear liquid diet for enough time to have it lower weight. You CAN increase water/flavored water at the expense of less food (like rehydrating after exercise) and that is reasonable.
http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/healthy-lifestyle/nutrition-and-healthy-eating/in-depth/low-fiber-diet/art-20048511 ...Read more
Chicken soup: If made right, chicken soup can be a delicious food on a clear liquid diet. You should be able to see right through the broth. Make it with parsely, dill, turnips, carrots, parsnips and fresh chicken. All the good ingredients will come out in the broth. Add salt to taste. Some people also add garlic. ...Read more
I just had a tonsillectomy exactly 11 days ago. I slowly am starting to feel better, still can't eat much besides liquid diet, is that okay?
Yes: Throat pain after tonsillectomies can last unto weeks or more. It is not to unusual. If you are having to severe pain see your ENT. ...Read more
Can happen: If you try to go too quickly from complete liquid to solid food, you can feel sick. Maybe slow down and make the transition more gradual. ...Read more
Startd liquid diet 8 day ago lost 1 stone only ate bit of soup yday and wen I went to eat some soup 2day my tum hurt & I felt sick what's wrong with me?
Friday started diverticulitis. Been on liquid diet 3 days and taking keflex 500 mg, 4 day since sat. Have had 2 small bm today. Can I eat pudding now?
To avoid constipation, what is the best way to trans from liquid diet to full liquid diet to foods, with least irritation after diverticulits attack?
Soft bland diet: No seeds, nuts, kernels, corns or popcorn., ...Read more
S/P fundloplication. Was on liquid diet; on a soft diet now, but all I eat gets stuck. I frequently have to vomit it up. Surgeon is out of town. Help.
Surgeon on call!: Even though your surgeon is out of town, he usually shares call with other surgeons. Please call his/her office and listen to instructions for contacting the surgeon on call. In the meantime, stay on liquids. If vomiting liquids, fever, or abdominal or chest pain, shortness of breath, new leg swelling, go to the ER. ...Read more
I had my tonsils removed Friday the 6th. I'm starving. I was vomiting so I had a strict liquid diet. When can I eat normal again?
Now: Start with soft foods and liquids be gentle if any bleeding call doctor ...Read more