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Could a person survive on Ensure or Boost and nothing else?

Posted 8 Sep 2012 by ashladdagirl75 2 answers

Could a person survive on an all liquid diet of meal replacement drinks like Ensure or Boost, that are full of protein and nutrients, for life?

Why is my response to Adderall XR so irregular? Some days it works for a few hours, others 8 and so?

Posted 21 Jul 2014 by eljaymurray 2 answers

There is no consistency with the effect from Adderall XR, varying from no effect to as much as 8 hours. I maintain good hydration, nutrition, sleep hygiene so what can I do to make it more consistent?

Intestinal Obstruction - Just joined. Looking for advice from others for long term diet?

Posted 26 Jan 2013 2 answers

After many SBOs, frustrated that doctors don't seem to be very connected to diet and nutrition. Have others found diets that work?

Total Parenteral Nutrition - anyone heard that using TPN for years is bad for your liver?

Posted 15 Feb 2013 by lynnolden 2 answers

Have any of you been told by your nutritionist that using TPN long term is bad and will destroy your liver?

Can I take Herbalife Herbal products while taking Adipex?

Posted 16 Dec 2013 by jaseals 1 answer

Herbalife Cellular nutrition products as smoothies and herbal weigh loss supplements?

Can antidepressants affect the bodies ability to absorb nutrients?

Posted 12 Feb 2014 by h0pe2c0pe 1 answer

My wife has been fighting depression, migraines, and asthma for years. It is only getting worse. We added some B vitamins years ago to help with asthma, and they helped. Some magnesium citrate for migraines, and Vitamin D,and folic acid for depression. She also has Acid re-flux, and has taken ...

Birth Control - Will fat metabolizers from holand and Barret affect taking loestrin 30?

Posted 10 Dec 2014 by amy232 1 answer

I want to start taking Fat Metabolisers from nutrition headquarters (holland and Barret) but will it stop loestrin 30 from working

Total Parenteral Nutrition - TPN after major surgery?

Posted 24 Mar 2015 by Annie1811 1 answer

My dad has just had his small and large intestine removed, as a result of calcification of the vessels. He's never smoked, isn't a diabetic and he is a very fit and active 59 year old. They believe it is the result of radiotherapy he received 35 years ago for testicular cancer. This has ...

PICC Line - My husband recently had a pic line inserted due to his weight loss and massive muscle?

Posted 22 Nov 2016 by vicki2016 1 answer

... wasting. My husband is getting TPN as nutrition 24/7 for 30 days straight to build him up! However, after only two days of the pic line and TPN the pump and battery failed!!! Are you kidding me!!! Is it common for pic lines to have pump and battery failures, or was this just a one time ...

Total Parenteral Nutrition - I am in my fourth of 12 weeks of TPN following major bowel surgery?

Posted 19 Mar 2016 by hc1118 0 answers

... In this fourth week I get chills for about an hour after starting each night. I have tried leaving the bag out of the fridge to let it get closer to room temperature, but that hasn't helped much. Any suggestions?

I have been gaining weight since I started midodrine is this a side effect. I have been following a?

Posted 10 Nov 2016 by carlamgarcia1 0 answers

... nutrition and exercise routine for months and it is not helping. does anyone else have that issue?

Total Parenteral Nutrition - I've been on TPN FOR 4 years now due to Severe Crohn's Disease and?

Posted 21 Jan 2017 by Enchanted13 0 answers

... Short Bowel Syndrome. I've been very ill this whole time and can't keep anything down. Whether I just have fluids or take nothing by mouth, I still vomit everyday and most days multiple times. Because of that I keep losing weight. My Portacath is now starting to come through my skin ...

Should I take Ocuvite adult 50+ and thera tears eye nutrition?

Posted 19 Mar 2018 by grantpcity 0 answers

One of my eye examiner recommended Ocuvite and another eye Dr. told me to take thera tears.

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