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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?

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

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Diet (Definition)

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


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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?

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

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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)

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)

Immediately: If this is related to a typical viral vomiting illness in the child, then immediately. The key is to give small amounts at a time, then gradually increase the volume as baby tolerates. Watch wet diapers, want to have one every 8 hours or so. Wash your hands! Best of Luck! ...Read more

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What foods do I need to be on a liquid diet?

What foods do I need to be on a liquid diet?

Liquid ones: May not supply all the nutrients needed. Generally a supplment for the particular condition is prescribed. Also, depends a huge deal on why one is on a liquid diet. Often fiber is either really good or really bad for the underlying condition ...Read more

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Which foods do I need to be on a liquid diet?

Which foods do I need to be on a liquid diet?

Actual food.: Liquid diets in general are not a healthy way to lose weight. Speak to a registered dietitian to get a real diet plan with real food, and don't resort to drastic diet plans. ...Read more

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Could you give me some examples of low roughage foods and then a list of clear liquid diet foods?

Could you give me some examples of low roughage foods and then a list of clear liquid diet foods?

Ok......: 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

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What are some delicious foods on a clear liquid diet?

What are some delicious foods on a clear liquid diet?

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

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Can u eat candy while on a liquid diet.?

Can u eat candy while on a liquid diet.?

Is candy a liquid?: Well, first of all, candy isn't a liquid. Second, you shouldn't be on a liquid diet anyway - just not healthy or safe. So, no and no. ...Read more

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Wat are things to eat on liquid diet. Colon scope prep?

Wat are things to eat on liquid diet. Colon scope prep?

Clear liquid diet: Juice, soups, jello, etc. Are just some of the things that you can have on a clear liquid diet. ...Read more

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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?

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

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Is it normal to feel sick when transitioning from a complete liquid diet to a solid food diet?

Is it normal to feel sick when transitioning from a complete liquid diet to a solid food diet?

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

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Is it typical to feel sick when transitioning from a complete liquid diet to a solid food diet?

Is it typical to feel sick when transitioning from a complete liquid diet to a solid food diet?

Maybe: It depends on why you are on a liquid diet in the first place. Unexplained abdominal pain and nausea should be followed by with a doctors visit. ...Read more

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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?

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?

It's temporary.: When you're on liquid diet, the stomach shrinks so when you eat any food, even soup which have some solid food, it expands the stomach and cause some discomfort. As you continue to eat more, the discomfort will go away. ...Read more

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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?

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?

Probably: If the symptoms are improving, you don't feel bloated, you have nor pain, nausea, or vomiting, you can probably start advancing your diet back to normal. Take it slow and if your symptoms worsen, back off. ...Read more

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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.

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