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No more ahi tuna for me!

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by BranndonC, May 2, 2007.

  1. BranndonC

    BranndonC 3/4 ton status

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    My wife is on a strict medical diet, and we just found out she can't have any kind of tuna, eel, or large preditory fish.... And the dummy that I am, I am on the diet with her as support to make life easier.. so no more of my favorite fishes...:eek1: :doah:
     
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    What exactly is in these fish that is oh so unwelcome?
     
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    Higher mercury content. Doctors link mercury to MS.
     
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    Aspartame...like in Diet soda and sweeteners will give MS like symtoms.
     
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    She always drank regular soda's, but thanks, I didn't know that.
     
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    You just gave me the wonderful idea to go pop open a jar of home-canned tuna, and make a couple sandwiches.


    Want pictures? :haha:
     
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    Bunny samwiches...mmmm
     
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    aren't all large fish predatory????
     
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    halibut, salmon, and shellfish are OK :)
     
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    got ya:)
     
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    I just had some the other day. I thought this thread was going to be about some big health scare and I got all nervous. :doah:
     
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    just so you know
    Ahi Tuna > canned tuna

    :D
     
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    just go to wahoos and have the Mahi mahi fish you should be ok....
     
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    probably can't have the sauce or tortilla's.. a lot of tortillas are hydrogenated.. :( And can't have mayonnaise, butter, or anything made with it
     
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    You should have gone with the equally sympathetic "I'll eat enough for the both of us" diet... I feel for ya bro. :(
     
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    It makes it easier for her to make dinner, and when we can go it, it makes it easier for me to talk to the manager to make sure she can have it. I just want to make life easier on her. :)
     
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    x2! glad i can eat ahi tuna in peace:D sorry bout your loss. ill eat some extra for you next time branndon. your a good man
     
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    I like Salmon better anyway. Put it in tinfoil with a little sea salt, olive oil and juice from half a lemon and grill it.
     
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    Raw Ahi with a little wasabi and rice, maybe some ginger. Damnit, now I'm hungry for sushi.
     
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    I usually sear it quickly at home, but at a sushi place, that's awesome.
     

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