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Coconut water vs gatorade

A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Trager
Dentistry 55 years experience
Unsweetened coconut water has 9.5 grams of sugar and sweetened coconut water has 18 gram of sugar. Two or three cups of unsweetened coconut is g... Read More
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Dr. Michael Zuk
Dentistry 36 years experience
Coconut water products will vary in acidity based on treatment and time - being slightly acidic they are likely safer than lemon water. One interestin... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology 41 years experience
DGL: DGL is licorice w/an enzyme removed which could raise BP if taken over a long period of time. DGL is used as a natural replacement for acid blockers.... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Berryman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Adding table salt to fresh coconut water will not be harmful, but just adding an occasional balanced electrolyte drink like Gatorade or Pediolyte will... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
Pediatrics 37 years experience
No: If it is natural coconut milk without any additives, then it will have no affect on any type of tachycardia. Also no interactions with any meds used t... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Health benefits: Coconut Water comes from the interior of young coconuts. Due to it’s osmolarity, coconut water is used in some tropical areas to replace fluid losses... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Health benefits: Coconut Water comes from the interior of young coconuts. Due to it’s osmolarity, coconut water is used in some tropical areas to replace fluid losses... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kimberly Haycraft-Williams
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Nutritional food: Coconut is well known for its nutritional benefits. Its abundant in vitamins, minearals and nutrients. Some of these include omega 6 fatty acids whic... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Avdalovic
Pulmonary Critical Care 26 years experience
Not good or bad: Nutritional changes are unlikely to make huge differences in the course of COPD unless they patient has low vitamin d or is severely malnourished (ano... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Lipton
Holistic Medicine 31 years experience
No: Coconut water is an effective electrolyte replacement and should not cause a laxative affect.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology 33 years experience
Coconut Water: Coconut water is the liquid from immature coconut fruit. It has been used for everything from a medicinal tonic in tropical locations to sports recove... Read More
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