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is turmeric safe for children

A 7-year-old female asked:
Dr. Natalie Hodge
26 years experience Pediatrics
Sure but why? : Turmeric is a spice used in a variety of curries, chili, etc. it is known to have properties of stabilizing glucose. Certainly this is safe. But why ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Advise against: University of Maryland Medical Centers (USA) advise pregnant women not to ingest turmeric. http://umm.edu/health/medical/altmed/herb/turmeric
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harinder Gill
39 years experience Cardiology
Turmeric: Little to no consistent data to answer this; so if liked then use turmeric in your diet and enjoy it;simple!
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A 77-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Tumeric: I would go to PUBMED.com and enter numeric and see what you can learn about the scientific literature regarding taking tumeric and then discuss with y ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
36 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Mgt: There is some evidence that turmeric has anti inflammatory effects. It is used as a spice and is safe in the usual quantities. As a supplement in tabl ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Okay,...: It is okay to take both - of course, never overuse anything but in moderation. To explore on how to use supplement and how to eat, go to articles in h ... Read More
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A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Bennett
30 years experience Urology
TUMERIC: The kidney disease can be from the hypertension, or vise versa. Tumeric is a supplement that will not interact with your current blood pressure meds i ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Douglas
24 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not really going to : Turmeric really does not work for this
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Turmeric in: No literature has proven to shrink fibroids. You can try it but don't hold your breath
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Not very: Don't get your hopes up or spend much money on stuff like this. There's no law against promoting these in glitzy "natural healing" sites. It may work. ... Read More
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