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What is the best food for enemia?

What is the best food for enemia?

Anemia: I understand that the patient is a young girl. If this is iron deficiency anemia and the cause is lack of iron in the diet, you need to know that the easiest-to-absorb iron is in red meat. Many foods promoted as "iron-rich" do not allow for good absorption. Please get with your physician for advice on diet / supplements for a child. Other anemias require very different approaches. ...Read more

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Healthy Eating (Definition)

Healthy eating is focused on healthy foods that are low in saturated fat, sodium, sugar, and cholesterol. A healthy diet is centered around fruits, vegetables, lean protein, and ...Read more


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What is the best remedy for a toxic goiter?

What is the best remedy for a toxic goiter?

I131 or pills: Most endocrinologists recommend radioiodine, but some like to use pills. Unfortunately the pills rarely give you a permanent cure. Radioiodine does, but can result in hypothyroidism. Discuss with an endocrinologist. ...Read more

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What is the best food for gout?

What is the best food for gout?

Low protein: High protein foods can cause gout to flare up. Red meat, cheeses, etc. ...Read more

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What is the best med. For goiter?

Depends: If it's due to iodine deficiency (uncommon in most countries) it's iodine. If it's due to hypothyroidism, you need thyroid hormone replacement. If it's due to hyperthyroidism you need treatment with radioiodine or antithyroid drugs. Check w/your doctor. ...Read more

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What is the best medication for a cold?

What is the best medication for a cold?

Cold: Most of the medications don't really work and in fact may make the cold last longer. Tylenol (acetaminophen) or ibuprofen for aches and fever. Mucinex to thin out secretions. Lots of fluids and rest. ...Read more

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What is the best diet for gastroparesis?

What is the best diet for gastroparesis?

EAT SMALL MEALS: Frequently, avoid hard to digest foods, drink sips of water every 1-2 bites and chew your food as much as you can. ...Read more

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What is the best source for information about how much of a vitamin is in a food?

What is the best source for information about how much of a vitamin is in a food?

Self nutrition data: http://nutritiondata.self.com/ is one of the best sites for overall unbiased nutritional statistics. ...Read more

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What is the best food diet for a person with eczema?

What is the best food diet for a person with eczema?

Try this link...: http://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/eczema/treatment-11/eczema-diet

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What is the best fast food restraint for a diabetic?

What is the best fast food restraint for a diabetic?

Fast food can be OK: Tips include getting junior burgers, skipping the fries and getting fruit or a salad, drinking water or tea, and walking in to order and eat instead of driving through. Don't fall for the "value meals"; they are not good deals nutritionally. Remember you've got a carb/calorie budget to stick to! ...Read more

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What is the food that's good for hair?

What is the food that's good for hair?

Diet for hair growth: A balanced diet with lots of fruits and vegetables and adequate protein from nuts, fish, meat and seafood. ...Read more

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What is the best medicine for a cold?

What is the best medicine for a cold?

Initial Cold Therapy: Most upper respiratory infections have a viral etiology. The symptoms should be treated with antipyretics (i.e., tylenol), additional rest, and copious fluid (water) consumptions per day. The symptoms usually resolve within 7-10 days. If they do not, or a fever ensues, you should seek the evaluation of your family physician/ internal medicine physician asap. ...Read more

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What is the best diet for a person after a total thyroidectomy?

What is the best diet for a person after a total thyroidectomy?

No best diet: The most important thing you need to do after a total thyroidectomy is to take your thyroid hormone replacement. There is no specific diet which is best but if you were hyperthyroid you will tend to regain lost weight and watching your total calories is a good idea. ...Read more

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What is a good way to determine if the breast is healthy?

What is a good way to determine if the breast is healthy?

A few methods: The best ways are a monthly self breast exam, keeping up with your annual gyn visit and mammogram when you reach the recommended age...Using these three methods there have been great advances in finding and treating early breast cancer, now projected to affect 1 in 8 women! ...Read more

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What is the best medication for ra?

What is the best medication for ra?

A DMARD: There is no best one, as treatment is meant to match the disease activity and specific health issues and lifestyle of each patient. That said, Methotrexate is the best dmard by mouth, and tnf inhibitors are the most common dmard by injection. Also, a new infusion called Actemra (tocilizumab) may work better than tnf agents, at least in people who can't take methotrexate. Ask your rheumatologist for advice. ...Read more

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What are the best organic medicine for having a goiter?

What are the best organic medicine for having a goiter?

Whoa: If you have a goiter, you need to get with your physician and find out why. Dequervain's will self-cure. If you have graves' or hashimoto's, your life depends on compliance with an evidence-based scientific regimen. If you have common nodular goiter or a big thyroid from goitrogens in your diet, your physician can direct you in its management. "pop" remedies are adjuncts only. ...Read more

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What is the best thing for a tobbler to eat for breakfast?

What is the best thing for a tobbler to eat for breakfast?

Start the day right: For toddlers or children of school age, a healthy breakfast should include a source of protein (milk, eggs, meat) and vitamins (such as with fresh fruit and fruit juices). Avoid sugary cereals and sweetened pastries! ...Read more

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What is the best food for patient with hypocalcemia?

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What is the best food for patient with hypocalcemia?

Milk & milk products: Rich sources of calcium include milk and milk products; calcium fortified soy products; calcium fortified cereals and orange juice. ...Read more

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What is the best thing for a child to eat for breakfast?

What is the best thing for a child to eat for breakfast?

Depends on age: For children of school age, a healthy breakfast should include a source of protein (milk, eggs, meat) and vitamins (such as with fresh fruit and fruit juices). Avoid sugary cereals and sweetened pastries! ...Read more

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What is the best thing to take for a throat infection?

What is the best thing to take for a throat infection?

Dpends: If it is viral, supportive treatment like soft foods, tylenol/ibuprofen, throat lozenges help. However, if these do not help or the pain worsens, you should see your doctor. True bacterial throat infections (such as strep throat) require antibiotics, and can become serious if not treated appropriately. ...Read more

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Taking food suplement placenta white .How safe it is when you have hypertension and thyroidism?

Taking food suplement placenta white .How safe it is when you have hypertension and thyroidism?

Placental white: This compound derives from horse placenta and contains a variety of herbs; it seems safe in context of hypertension and thyroid disease, although not studied to be completely sure. ...Read more

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I have hashimito's thyroidism, hypothyroidism, what foods should I avoid? Am taking T4 50mg during the week, T4 75mg at weekends. Thank you.

I have hashimito's thyroidism, hypothyroidism, what foods should I avoid? Am taking T4 50mg during the week, T4 75mg at weekends. Thank you.

Coffee with pills: Coffee decreases the absorption of T4, so don't drink coffee when you are taking your medicine. Otherwise, no dietary restrictions ...Read more

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Hi what is the best foods & vitamins is can use and have to help with underactive thyroid?

Hi what is the best foods & vitamins is can use and have to help with underactive thyroid?

Hypothyroid: Besides the simple replacing of the thyroid with a daily medication there is no food or vitamins to make your thyroid function work. Please take the medication your physician prescribes for this. ...Read more

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Hi, i'm having healthy eating habit with normal iron, thyroid & insulin levels. Facing extreme hair dryness &hairfall problem. Kindly suggest cause.

Hi, i'm having healthy eating habit with normal iron, thyroid & insulin levels. Facing extreme hair dryness &hairfall problem. Kindly suggest cause.

Healthy hair: There are many possible causes for hair loss. The dermatologist can work you up to determine cause. That way, treatment can be targeted to correct the problem. Healthy hair: Get adequate sleep,avoid excess sugar & fat, v carbonated drinks, eat enough protein, exercise regularly. Biotin helps (don't over do it). Insure you have adequate Iron (like kale & other dark green leafies), Omega 3 fatty > ...Read more

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What is the best food for gout?

Low protein: High protein foods can cause gout to flare up. Red meat, cheeses, etc. ...Read more

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What is the best food for young girls?Im 20

What is the best food for young girls?Im 20

Best food: Check out the food pyramid sponsored by the us department of agriculture. ...Read more

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What is the best food to increase fertiility?

What is the best food to increase fertiility?

Healthy diet: Is the best recommendation - and the only answer. Food choices do not directly affect your fertility at all. Good wishes. ...Read more

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What is the best food for pregnant women?

What is the best food for pregnant women?

Healthy foods!: Try to make sure you are eating healthy as you would otherwise, which means focusing on a colorful plant based diet with lean proteins. Make sure your veggies/fruits are watched. Avoid nonpasteurized food unless you are preparing/making them yourself. Be careful about raw meats/seafoods, would generally avoid them - though Japanese women eat sushi regularly while pregnant. Need prenatal vits. ...Read more

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What is the best food to speed up metabolism?

What is the best food to speed up metabolism?

Eat breakfast: One of the best ways to boost metabolism is to eat a healthy, well-rounded breakfast including whole grains, a hearty protein, and fruit. Choose green tea over coffee. If you don't have cholesterol issues, you could consider the economical choice of oatmeal and a boiled egg. Here is a link to healthy, protein-packed recipe from dr. Oz: ...Read more

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What is the best food for pregnant withou go fat?

Mixed diet: A healthy diet during pregnancy should consist of fresh vegetables, fruits, mixed grains, nuts; low in saturated fat; no tobacco, no alcohol. You should ensure sufficient intake of calcium and protein through drinking milk, non-fat milk if you wish. ...Read more

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What is the best food to eat in body building man?

What is  the best food to eat in body building man?

Healthy diet: Enough protein, and avoid the greasy / sugary / salty stuff. Beyond this, what you like. ...Read more

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What is the best food diet for a person with eczema?

Try this link...: http://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/eczema/treatment-11/eczema-diet

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What is the best food for patient with hypocalcemia?

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Milk & milk products: Rich sources of calcium include milk and milk products; calcium fortified soy products; calcium fortified cereals and orange juice. ...Read more

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What is the best food and workouts to lose body fat?

What is the best food and workouts to lose body fat?

Paleo or primal diet: Excess body fat is mostly nutrition then sleep and lastly exercise. Your body uses sugar and starch to make fat. So start by cutting back on those. Eat real food and stop all sugared drinks. Look for information on sleep hygiene to learn how to get better sleep. Then do the right foundational exercise - get outside and walk 20 minutes 3 days a week. ...Read more

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Help please? What is the best food for diabetes patient?

Help please? What is the best food for diabetes patient?

Low carbohydrate: To improve diabetes, completely stop high carb foods (grains, lentils, potatoes based items). Also avoid milk protein since it causes insulin resistance. Low carb food items such as eggs, fish meats, non starchy vegetables, avocados, saturated fat (butter, ghee, coconut oil), olive oil normalize blood sugars and may reduce need for med. Read: https://www.kaushikmd.com/get-started/ ...Read more

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Can you tell me what is the best food and workouts to lose body fat?

Can you tell me what is the best food and workouts to lose body fat?

Sensible - avoid fad: Eat healthfully. Try to eat at least 5 servings of vegetables & 4 of fruit per day. Increase nutritional fiber. Avoid refined sugar & junk carbohydrates. Avoid alcohol, sweetened juices, soda & caffeinated beverages. Aim for 7.5 to 8 hrs of sleep / night. Hydrate w at least 64 oz of water / day. Calories burned must > calories consumed. Do both cardio & weight training. ...Read more

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Please help! what is the best food to give a child to help boost there immune system?

Please help! what is the best food to give a child to help boost there immune system?

Healthy diet: Eating a healthy diet of whole grains,lean protein,fruits/veggies is the best way to boost immunity. If you are concerned about a picky eater, a multivitamin supplement for children will help. ...Read more

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What is the best food choices while working the night shift, tryin not to gain weight?

What is the best food choices while working the night shift, tryin not to gain weight?

Avoid sugar/starch: The healthiest way to eat is to stick with real food. If you only do one thing avoid sugar drinks of all kinds. Keep in mind that artificial sweeteners are just as bad as sugar (for different reasons). Look into the paleo approach to eating. ...Read more

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My son is 2.5 year old and i want him to be smart andhealthy. Which is the best food for him at this stage to make him physically and mentally strong?

My son is 2.5 year old and i want him to be smart andhealthy. Which is the best food for him at this stage to make him physically and mentally strong?

Lucky boy! : I should probably refer you to my daughters, because they, like you, are much more attentive to their sons' diets than i was to theirs. However, i did teach, "eat when you're hungry; stop when you're full." introduce a variety of legumes (peas) & other vegetables early & model good food choices yourself at sit-down family meals. Avoid "fast"& pre-packaged foods, random snacking & sugary drinks. ...Read more

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What is the best food to lose weight? Any particular tablets/meds to take to boost my metabolism? I need to lose 5 kgs in less than 2 weeks! please help!

What is the best food to lose weight? Any particular tablets/meds to take to boost my metabolism? I need to lose 5 kgs in less than 2 weeks! please help!

Not a good idea!: Trying to lose 5 kg in less than 2 weeks is not a realistic goal. You should aim for no more than half a kg a week, better yet about one kg a month. There are no foods and no safe pills to lose weight. You need to reduce your intake of food and exercise more. ...Read more

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Nutrition (Definition)

Nutrition is the synergistic combination of nutrients found in food and water that allows the human body to perform all essential ...Read more


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Thyroid (Definition)

The thyroid is an endocrine gland that sits in the lower part of the neck. It produces thyroid hormone - which ...Read more