My doctor told me I have reactive hypoglycemia.

Recently, my doctor told me I have a condition known as reactive hypoglycemia, which he explained could be a precursor of diabetes. I know...

Since insulin turns carbohydrates into fat, is there a medication to...

Since insulin turns carbohydrates into fat, is there a medication to take that will slow down insulin production? No, and it would not be wise....

For hypoglycemia, a dietitian put me on a no sugar, high...

I have been diagnosed with hypoglycemia. My doctor put me on a diet that did not seem to work well (high carbohydrate). Recently, I...

I have had a few patients wanting to know if they...

I am currently working as an outpatient dietitian. I recently have had a few patients wanting to know if they could take Chitosol as...

I have searched the Internet for a list of foods for...

I have searched the Internet for a list of foods which would be on a bland diet. Can you help me? I would greatly...

Is spelt allowed in diets for celiac disease?

With respect to the gluten content of spelt products, how does it compare to other grains and is it allowed in diets for celiac...

My midwife informed me to avoid dairy products, sweets and fruits...

Recently my midwife, (I currently have a sinus infection and am 32 weeks pregnant), informed me to avoid dairy products, avoid sweets and fruits...

I am pregnant and was told I am low in iron....

Hi, great page, thanks for the info, especially on iron! I am currently pregnant and was told that I am low in iron 11.9-12.2...

I have morning sickness and am two months pregnant. What do...

I have morning sickness and am only about two months pregnant. This is my first pregnancy and I don't know what to eat to...

Does coffee make gout worse and should people with gout limit...

Just a couple o' comments (questions/answers) regarding the subject of the possible effects of caffeine on gout and sports physiology. I found a HUGE Website...

Where can I find a dietitian who works with alcoholism?

Where can I find a dietitian who works with alcoholism? The Behavioral Health Nutrition dietetic practice group of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics specializes...

My wife and I are trying to lose weight. How much...

My wife and I are trying to lose weight. We are concerned about the amount of fat in our diet. What is the recommended...

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,...

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...

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....

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...

I have pernicious anemia and do you have information on that?

If you have time, I have pernicious anemia and wondered if you had any information on that? Pernicious anemia is caused by a deficiency of...

What supplements would you recommend to promote wound healing and minimize...

What supplements/therapies would you recommend to promote wound healing and minimize scarring for my 6-year-old daughter (50 pounds). She has two 1 to 1.5-centimeter...

My grandmother is having surgery and can’t take prescribed blood thinner.

My Grandmother has in the past taken a commonly prescribed blood thinner. In the near future, her doctor will be removing a fatty tumor...

I am trying to get good abs and have excess skin....

I am trying to get good abs. Yet I find that I still have an excess of skin not fat. I'm 16 years old....

Is there software that will convert recipes into the dietary exchanges...

My wife would like to follow the Weight Watchers Program which she has used before. She claims it is the only program that will...

What is a healthy way to lose weight and gain energy...

What is a healthy way to lose weight and gain energy too? A combination of less food and daily exercise is the best plan for...