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Just got braces and EVERYTHING hurts, need ideas for softer foods...

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by pman 13 years ago

I'm told my teeth will hurt for the next few days. Tried fried tofu, and even that was a bit much. I food processed some Tom Yum soup. The texture was terrible, but it didn't hurt. Any better i...

Advice: Wisdom Tooth Extraction, what to eat?

Veggietales
by Veggietales 12 years ago

I will be having oral surgery to extract my wisdom tooth in about 4 hours. Of course, I was instructed not to eat anything 8 hours prior to surgery, so I'm already starving! I'm planning ahead and ...

98-year-old needs to gain weight, doesn't eat enough: Food suggestions

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by jhopp217 8 years ago

Hey, my grandother has emphysema and the docs said she burns approximately 3000 calories a day just trying to breath. This is astonishing since she doesn't seem that bad and doesn't need oxygen re...

Long-life cheap snacks

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by lanie1996 3 years ago

Hello! I am moving next year to uni & my meals are fully-catered. I need to make some healthy-ish snacks that are going to last for a week or so, and can be put in the car as I work as a Nanny ...

When a jaw is wired shut... (recipe request)

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by xtal 13 years ago

A friend of mine had a biking accident this past weekend, and has his jaw wired shut for 4-6 weeks. Lucky for him, his partner used to run her own catering company and is thusly culinarily ori...

Seasonal flavorful foods... with a catch?

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by scrambledomelette 2 years ago

Hey guys! I'm looking for really flavorful and/or seasonal foods... that are soft-ish. Long story short, I'm at the tail end of recovery from a shattered jaw. Late summer/early fall is my favorite ...

soft food post wisdom teeth

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by chardgirl 14 years ago

I thought for a while about which board to post this to, I'll repost if the chowhound heads disagree... I got my wisdom teeth out yesterday and they want me to eat "soft, nutritious, high carbohy...

Soft food recipes?

soypower
by soypower 9 years ago

My dear mother is in the process of getting partial dentures and is tired of oatmeal and scrambled eggs. Chewing is quite difficult right now. Any great recipes that might make this process a lit...

Recipes and food ideas picky 2 year old after tonsils removed

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by Agent807 2 years ago

My two year old just had his tonsils out and I'm out of food options. I hope you guys can give me some ideas. This kid is SO PICKY regardless of the surgery. He hates fruits (texture thing) and coo...

ISO suggestions for blender purchase: 10-year-old on liquid diet

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by gimlis1mum 3 years ago

My son is having surgery in a couple of months and will be on a soft foods diet for 6 weeks (no chewing allowed). Mac and cheese milkshakes are in his future...we have a regular blender (which he i...

Mushy foods for mouth cancer patient

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by katesalter 3 years ago

Hi, Sadly a friend of mine has been diagnosed with mouth cancer. She is having an operation to remove the tumour and has requested I make her mushy foods that don't taste like baby food. Hoping...

Recipes for a tonsillectomy patient

JungMann
by JungMann 11 years ago

Getting a tonsillectomy when you're older is a pain. So much more so because two weeks of ice cream and popsicles doesn't have the same allure when you'd so much rather waste those carbs and fats o...

Wisdom teeth removal - Food help!

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by cabernet05 10 years ago

Hi fellow CHers I'm getting my wisdom teeth removed in a week and I could use some ideas on what to eat in that magical 3-5 day period afterwards! So far I have ice cream and mashed potatoes.......

What Can I Eat With Brand New Braces?

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by brynn.m 3 years ago

I just got braces 2 days ago and... i cant eat anything because it hurts when i chew! i have tried everything. so what can i eat that wont hurt?

Foods you don't have to chew

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by Christina D 6 years ago

My 16-yr old is having all his wisdom teeth removed on Friday. I need ideas for warm, soft, squishy food that I can feed him over the weekend. Unfortunately, he doesn't like soup or applesauce. All...

Please help with ideas for liquid/soft food diet for 8 weeks

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by Tagerbun 6 years ago

I had an accident over the holidays and without going in to details I have to get all my upper teeth pulled today. I will be getting full upper dentures but that is not for about 8 weeks when I’m ...

Food to eat while healing a sore throat

free sample addict aka Tracy L
by free sample addict aka Tracy L 12 years ago

I am trying to get over strep. I am tired of wonton soups, store made and canned soups, tea w/honey, hot cider,jello and hot lemonade. I can't eat anything spicy or acidic in fear of acid reflux. ...

Liquid diet recipes for a guy who got his wisdom teeth out?

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by The Pie Queen 15 years ago

My fiancee got his wisdom teeth out last Monday, and today he got in trouble with his surgeon for eating too much solid food. We've pretty much exhausted our non-chewable recipes...mushroom bisque,...

More advice needed on liquid/soft food diets

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by phoenixgrrrl 4 years ago

A family member of mine is currently on a liquid/super soft food diet (due to a tear in his intestines), for the next year (yes, I said year). He's on a liquid nutritional supplement via a PICC...

Soft/liquid foods for diabetic, mostly vegetarian diet

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by AllyxE 4 years ago

Recently I just got 2 of my wisdom teeth pulled (both upper left side) and I am planned to get 3 more removed before I need to let 2 more on top grow in :'( OUCHY! I'm a type 1 diabetic (insulin de...