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What you need to find out is why his doctor recommended not eating bananas in the first place.  It may be because his potassium levels are high...
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Hi I do know bananas are good for diabetes 2, I worked with a guy who controlled his with the diet, and bananas were a daily thing for him.And yes...
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How long has this been going on? Have you been to the doctor to see if maybe you have an allergy to bananas? Or to see if you could possibly be...
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I have no idea, since I do not know anything about you, your medical history, nor do I have a way of checking your blood electrolytes. Bananas are...
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Bananas are high in potassium, so your lab tests (or your medications) may indicate a...
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The morning banana diet is a super simple plan. For breakfast, you have only bananas and room-temperature water. Then, you can eat whatever you like...
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Eating whatever you like at lunch, dinner, and snacks is no recipe for weight loss. And there is nothing miraculous about not eating after 8 p.m...
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if your trying to gain weight , taking on carbs , good carbs is a good idea as long as you workout they should stay in your belly , just be sure to...
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To prevent constipation, it is important to eat lots of fiber and drink water. Foods such as vegetables, fruits and whole grains usually contain a...
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In my view the role of fruit depends on the overall eating strategy. If one is doing "Atkins" or another very low carb approach then it can...
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Hi For a male it should be 1500 a day, but you could do two days a week on 500, you be surprised what you can eat for that, even do a fruits day...
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With his diet laid out that way it looks to me like he may have a possible yeast infection....from al those starches in his diet..Is the child...
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While it's a good thing to eat before exercise, eating in the morning will depend upon how much exercise you are getting.  If you are going...
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In general, you don’t need to eat before exercise unless you tend to run low on energy during your workouts or it’s been more than a couple hours...
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The best foods to eat while feeling nausea are clear liquids that can keep your system hydrated.  You can also intake fluids like chipped ice...