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Can kids drink wheatgrass

A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
Holistic Medicine 42 years experience
Yes: Wheatgrass juice is undoubtedly quite healthy; it is a rich source of antioxidants and magnesium. Proponents of wheatgrass claim it is a panacea for a... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 46 years experience
Adjunct only: I understand that this is a 79 year old man with myelodysplastic syndrome who is transfusion-dependent. Despite the enormous hype for this concoction ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chad Rudnick
Pediatrics 12 years experience
No wheatgrass: wheatgrass is not recommended to take while breastfeeding. Because wheatgrass is raw, there is the risk of bacterial or fungal contamination which can... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Guha Krishnaswamy
31 years experience
Unlikely to help : Vitiligo may be an autoimmune condition and often difficult to treat. Herbal supplements and OTC medications are unlikely to be of use. See a good d... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Feldman
43 years experience
not helpful: Although drinking wheatgrass juice will likely not interfere with your thyroid medication, you should have it seperate from when you take the thyroid ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Tholen
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Cows like it!: But they prefer the natural form. I don't think wheat grass has any "special" nutritional value in any form. It helps the seller much more than the bu... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 58 years experience
Wheatgrass: Claims about health benefits of wheatgrass include supplemental nutrition to unique curative properties, none have been scientifically proven. Some c... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
IM PRETTY SURE IT: Should be fine. Only trying it will tell you for sure.
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 46 years experience
High alk phos: Many older folks have isolated alk phos. If nonfasting this is often of intestinal origin. Or we never find the cause and assume it is subclinical pag... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 48 years experience
No clue: Your best bet on finding out is to write down everything that is going on, what you have tried, and take it in with you to a scheduled visit. A good h... Read More
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