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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Water: A good wash with clean water would be just as effective.

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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
55 years experience Internal Medicine
Probably yes: But nobody knows.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chris Oh
Dr. Chris Oh answered
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Wash to be safe: It is always a safe practice to wash fruits even if it is from a farmer's market. You do not what the fruits have come in contact with. They may still ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
No: Snails are key in the life-cycle of schistosomes but you don't acquire them except in particular places and the danger is contact with the water. It's ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
Washing: with water alone as long as its thorough, should be sufficient unless its KNOWN that Listeria is presednt. In that case throw em OUT! Hope this helps! ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jana Tomsky Corvalan
27 years experience Family Medicine
No prescriptuon ..: Naturaly you may be low on fluids.. Hydrate your self and enjoy any fruit and vegetable. No particlar regards to after sex but minerals, nutrients , ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Lipton
30 years experience Holistic Medicine
Ginger: Ginger is a spice but would be more consider a root vegetable.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rick Kirschner
40 years experience General Practice
Depends: The answer depends on what you measure. If you are concerned that modern farming is bad for soil and the pesticides and chemicals used may have effec ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
35 years experience Pediatrics
Fruits...: ...Usually have more sugar than most people need, and less of other nutrients like protein.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
Many: There are many non-starchy veggies for you to enjoy: broccoli, cauliflower, bok choy, brussel's sprouts, cabbage, radishes, rutabaga, turnips, m ... Read More

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