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is coconut oil pills safe to take with throid disease for weiht loss

A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Henry Dorn
24 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Why?: Coconut oil, while better for your cholesterol than corn or processed vegetable oils, is a highly concentrated source of calories at 120 cal/tablespo ... Read More
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Dr. Jack Rubin
47 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Stop coconut oil: The best way to keep weight (w) off is by behavior modification (b). People who lose w without b have more than a 90% chance of gaining back their los ... Read More
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A 79-year-old male asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
40 years experience Preventive Medicine
May help Arteries: Not sure about GI issues but saturated fats are not unhealthy, simple carbs ; sugar drive artery disease ; most heart problems. The healthiest fats, f ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience Internal Medicine
Not a problem: It shouldn't be a problem to take finasteride (propecia) after drinking coconut oil.
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Dr. Thomas Rohde
34 years experience General Practice
Yes: I have had several patients find these at out local health food store. One is made by now brand, there are others i'm sure.
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Dr. Dominic Riganotti
24 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes: Yes
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lawrence Meyerson
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No: Niether olive oil or coconut oil helps hair grow. The only topical product that has been proven to help is rogaine (minoxidil). It is not a prescripti ... Read More
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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Wright
28 years experience Phlebology
No: There is no good evidence that coconut oil helps memory loss.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Charlap
36 years experience Holistic Medicine
Not really: One small study done in brazil (where cocnut oil is a big industry) suggested that it may have some benefit in weight loss. That is hardly scientific ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
27 years experience Psychiatry
Interesting: Assuming your question refers specifically to coconut oil having special properties that could play a significant role in the treatment/influence prog ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Health Myths: Nope. Not in any way. This is a false myth.
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