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the benefits of cognac

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Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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None in particular: Low doses of alcohol (of whatever kind) - one to two standard drinks per day in men, one in women or those over 60) may increase our "good" cholestero ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jane Steiner
42 years experience Psychiatry
Not great sleep med: People often turn to alcohol when they have trouble sleeping, and it may help initially . But ultimately alcohol acts as a depressant, and actually sc ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Wasser
34 years experience Addiction Medicine
No: Please see a doctor.
Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience Infectious Disease
No: Contrary to popular belief, alcohol does not prevent or treat food poisoning.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Alcohol/for withdraw: If you are going for withdrawl due to abstinence and trying to quit, than it is a bad idea even to have a glass of cognac. Seek medical help and don ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Idelle Brand
39 years experience Dentistry
No.: The high amount of alcohol will burn the gum and give you a tingly pain so that you won't notice the toothache so much. Better to use salt water rinse ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ranji Varghese
16 years experience Sleep Medicine
Be careful: Be careful. Alcohol is the most widely used substance people use to sleep. Alcohol can certainly relax you enough to get to sleep, but when metabolize ... Read More
A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Brandy: How much brandy are we talking about? If you already have gastric issues and are on omeprazole, this is not helping matters.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
49 years experience Pediatrics
Yup: Lots of sugar.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Unanswerable: Unfortunately this question is way out of bounds for a medical site. There would be nothing here for us to tell you other then you should drink in mod ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Wasser
34 years experience Addiction Medicine
No: It only seems that way. Of course, they may not care that they are still cold.

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