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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Actually it causes : Loose stools, gas ; abdominal discomfort for some.
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Dr. Martin Fried
35 years experience General Practice
No: Watermelon is mostly water and should not be binding

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Wright
28 years experience Phlebology
Diuretic: Watermelon is a natural diuretic, and naturaly contains a lot of water.
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Nutrition: I agree w dr. Wright. One slice of watermelon (or 2 cups) has 1.1 gram of fiber. Watermelon is a source of vitamins a, b1, b2, b6, c, e & k, niacin, ... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Watermelon is a: Natural diuretic.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience Pain Management
See below: Watermelon is a vine-like flowering plant originally from southern africa. Its fruit, which is also called watermelon, is a special kind referred to b ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Very easy: What symptoms you seem to get with watermelon? If it is not anaphylactic reaction with wheezing difficulty breathing feel like passing out swelling o ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Natalie Hodge
25 years experience Pediatrics
No problem: There is no problem with this. Sounds quite healthy!
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barbara Stark Baxter
41 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Melon allergy: Sometimes multiple melons or multiple fruits will react when you are sensitive to one. Allergy skin tests and challenges done in the allergist's offic ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Yes, but...: As the saying goes, nothing in life is certain except death and taxes. An unlucky person not allergic to watermelon this week can develop some sort of ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neelesh Tipnis
23 years experience Pediatric Gastroenterology
It's gluten free: Watermelon is gluten free. Just don't cut the melon with your bread knife and cutting board!

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