Why do diabetics cut out sweets yet when weak or light-headed...

Why do diabetics have to cut out all sweets, yet when they feel weak or light-headed, they put a piece of hard candy in...

Where would I find a low carbohydrate bread?

Where would one find a low carbohydrate bread? Bread contributes lots of good carbohydrates i.e. starch and fiber. Second, I would suggest you look in...

My mom has type 2 diabetes, but is confused on how...

I have a question for you. My mom has diabetes type 2, but is confused on how to count sugar grams in foods and...

I like 2% milk and my doctor told me to switch...

I like 2% milk and my doctor told me to switch to skim milk because I'm on a low cholesterol diet, I don't like...

Is horse milk suitable for people who have lactose intolerance?

I need information about horse milk. Is this type of milk suitable for people who have lactose intolerance? Is there a market for this...

I am wondering about stearoyl-1-lactylate sounds like some kind of milk...

I have thought of another substance that I am wondering about:stearoyl-2-lactylate sounds suspiciously like some kind of milk derivative. Would this be a problem...

What would you suggest the protein intake for a pregnant woman?

Hello. Thank you for your informative website. One question. What would you suggest the protein intake for a pregnant woman? Thanks for your attention. Check...

I had a daughter 3 yeas ago, gained about 60 pounds,...

I had a daughter 3 years ago. I gained about 60 pounds while pregnant. I dropped 40 of those pounds, but I just can't...

My wife has poor egg quality and her fertility doctors say...

My wife & I have been told that her "egg quality" isn't good. We were told this recently after a "high tech" procedure was...

I have heard about how dangerous trans fat is, but with...

I have been hearing a lot about how dangerous trans fat is, but with no explanation of what it is. Is it the same...

My husband has high blood pressure and moderately high cholesterol. What...

My husband has high blood pressure (140/95) and moderately high cholesterol (210). He is currently taking medication to control his blood pressure. While he...

Could you please explain the relationship between sugar, alcohol, and triglycerides?

Can you please expand on your explanation of the relationship between sugar, alcohol, and triglycerides? Parts of your brief overview don't make sense to...

What foods can I eat when I have a cold?

What foods can I eat when I have a cold? COLDS, UPPER RESPIRATORY INFECTIONS: Drink plenty of hot liquids. Water, tea, fruit juice, fruit drinks,...

Where can I find a dietitian who works with hepatitis or autoimmune disorders?

Where can I find a dietitian who works with hepatitis or autoimmune disorders? The HIV / AIDS dietetic practice group of the American Dietetic Association...

My twin girls are always sick. Are there foods to boost their immune systems?

I have twin girls who are 5 years old. Since they have started school it seems as if they are always kind of sick....

What foods can I eat when I have the flu?

What foods can I eat when I have the flu? FLU, FEVER, VOMITING, DIARRHEA: If your symptoms include fever and/or vomiting, contact your doctor. The...

I am undergoing Intron-A treatment for hepatitis C. The nurse in charge of the...

I am undergoing INTRON-A treatment for Hepatitis C. One of the possible side effects of the treatment is suppression of the bone marrow"s ability...

My mother is on a blood thinning medicine called “Coumadin”. Is...

Thank you for having a site where questions may be answered. My mother is on a blood-thinning medicine called "Coumadin". She had heard there...

What nutrients form our bones?

What nutrients form our bones? Your bones contain mostly calcium and phosphorus which are minerals that give bone its rigidity. Your bones have the breaking...

I am concerned about the yellowish orange tint my skin has...

I am becoming concerned about the yellowish - orangish tint that my skin has developed. It is most noticeable on my palms and the...

Did not find any mention of the Calorad product by Essentially...

I looked through your Q&As and did not find any mention of the Calorad product by Essentially Yours Industries. I have a brochure which...

I’m trying to find research articles about metabolism and dieting.

I'm trying to find research articles that might talk about metabolism and dieting. Specifically does eating a very low-calorie diet slow down metabolism because...

What is a safe calorie amount for a man and woman...

What is a safe calorie amount for a man and woman to be on to lose weight? Thanks It depends on height, weight and amount...