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effect of jaggery on cholestrol

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
None: There is no cholesterol in jaggery. However, you do need to control your intake of sugar. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, frui ... Read More

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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Irv Loh
Dr. Irv Loh answered
48 years experience Cardiology
Normal body fat: Cholesterol is a waxy, fatty chemical with bad press. It is a normal component of your cell membranes and a critical building block of many hormones ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
No "cure": Only control. Eat well. Exercise. Be healthy.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
40 years experience Preventive Medicine
LDL, not Cholesterol: Cholesterol is a fat molecule manufactured by every animal cell, a building block of each cell membrane (enables membrane fluidity/movement without te ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Seema Patel
26 years experience Holistic Medicine
Beneficial: Statins have helped lower cholesterol as well as silent inflammation in many patients. With patients who have had a heart attach, maintaining LDL lev ... Read More
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
No: Metabolized by the liver.
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Tibaldi
41 years experience Endocrinology
Minor: The medication has been studied in non-diabetic individuals in early clinical trials for fda approval looking for changes in weight, blood sugar, ser ... Read More
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A 71-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience Family Medicine
None: Thyroxin is a replacement of the thyroid hormone that your body is not able to make. If you get your levels checked and they are in the normal range t ... Read More
A 71-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Not much, if: You are hypothyroid. Your doctor has probably determined this. Your doctor determined the risk of possible side effects of this medicine is lower th ... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mary Callahan
28 years experience Cardiology
Alcohol: Combining too much alcohol with any medicine can be harmful. Combining it with Propranolol can affect the absorption of it and can affect heart rate, ... Read More
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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Lowers testosterone: Some studies shows that males with diabetes type ii, treatment with glucophage (metformin), (metformin) once associated with healthy dietary modificat ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Terrence Cohen
45 years experience Cardiology
Rarely side effects: This class of medications is remarkably free of side effects. A very small percentage of patients experience a dry cough. If there is a blockage of 1 ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Irv Loh
Dr. Irv Loh answered
48 years experience Cardiology
Improved outcomes: For many cardiovascular diseases, abnormal lipid metabolism seems to play an important role in disease progression. Statins mitigate these adverse ef ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cosme Manzarbeitia
38 years experience General Surgery
It's a toxin: In large doses... It's relatively beneficial in small amounts.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
No known effect: Aside from lightening ones hair i know of no effect.
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. George Mathew
57 years experience Cardiology
See below.: Alcohol can raise triglycerides and to a small extent HDL cholesterol !
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Side effects: The commonest side effects are muscle pain and damage. Rarely rhabdomyolysis, lysis if muscle cells may occur and is a serious issue. Other side effe ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
35 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Increase: There is a slight increase with about 10 mm hg. Best to have a blood pressure device at home to check. The price is reasonable.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
NO: Lemon juice does no harm but it may not be doing any good either. Why do you use it to begin with?
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
None: Lemon juice of the skin is a benign product which might make your skin feel good. There should be no side effects except a little drying for which yo ... Read More
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A 79-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tarek Naguib
39 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
No, however: Need to check your BP regularly and keep you doctor's f/u appointments. Also, need to check kidney function tests at least once a year in your age gro ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
See a dermatologist: Spironolactone never causes hair loss. The other 2 are not likely causes. See a dermatologist for a definition of the type of hair loss.
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A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Doug Hansen
21 years experience Family Medicine
Effective for some: While difficult to maintain, a vegan whole-food diet has been shown effective in preventing heart disease in a number of epidemiologic studies. This ... Read More
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