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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Science and Gingseng: I do not think there are any well known medical or scientific studies of this ubiquitous herb. I know that many cultures in asia are saturated with t ... Read More
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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
No real true benefit: One small poorly done study showed a very slight lowering of glucose. Side affects are loss of $$ for taking needless supplements.
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Dr. Mark Fisher
33 years experience Neurology
GNC's bottom line: is the main benefit of ginseng. The use of ginseng is based on a SUPERSTITION called the Doctrine of Signatures. Because the root looks like a little ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cornelius Oleary
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Adaptogen: Ginseng is considered an adaptogen that can help you adapt to stressful situations. There are several types of ginseng. Ginseng promotes energy and aw ... Read More
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Dr. Julie Abbott
44 years experience Preventive Medicine
There are two main: types of ginseng: Asian and American. Many health effects are reported; few have been substantiated scientifically. There is some evidence suggesting ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Many proven benefits: GInseng has been used by healers for thousands of years & they have observed many benefits, but only some have so far been proven by preliminary r ... Read More
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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Fein
Specializes in Preventive Medicine
No: There are many types of ginseng -- asian, chinese, siberian, american, etc. But a few types of asian/eastern ginseng have been shown to cause birth de ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
No: There is no clinical evidence that this helps.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sudhir Bansal
74 years experience Endocrinology
Dose vitamin D: Vitamin d comes from exposure to sun made in skin less exposure due to fears of skin cancer leave a deficient state in 60 to 80 percentgeneral require ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Maybe (not) . . .: Check out http://www.Med.Nyu.Edu/content?Chunkiid=21536 for info on asian/korean vs american vs siberian ginseng. It's a nice review of current knowle ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Unknown: Nobody knows what will happen if those two non-medications are taken together. They are not fda approved medications, which means they may not have an ... Read More
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