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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Myths: There is no specific health benefits to this common practice. It is a false myth.

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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Food Myths: The only benefit is the cooling these drinks may offer the inflamed throat. There would be no other specific health benefits for a cold or sore throat ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dale Kristle
40 years experience Gynecology
Ok : ok to drink lemonade or lemon juice (in moderation)
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Julie ann Harrigan
19 years experience Hospital-based practice
Lemon: I'd say it's fine, I wouldn't trust this as a supplement more over just as a tasty beverage. There's little value in the amount of vitamin C contained ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Neutral: Lemon water, if made from fresh lemon, has a tiny amount of vitamin c and citric acid - not enough to be meaningful. It will enhance the flavor of th ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Which: Military Entrance Processing Station (MEPS) tests are you referring to?
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Karen Han
Dr. Karen Han answered
23 years experience Dermatology
No: Lemon and limes can cause an irritant reaction, especially with sun exposure. Lemon does not lighten you skin. Sun protection with sunscreens will r ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
39 years experience General Surgery
No effect: Lemon juice is neither good nor bad. It should have no specific effect (positive or negative) for your gallbladder.
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
Logical not proven: Honey and lemon juice may both have antibiotic effectiveness that may diminish acne outbreaks and so it makes sense but I am not sure that its is trul ... Read More

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