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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Wheatgrass: Claims about health benefits of wheatgrass include supplemental nutrition to unique curative properties, none have been scientifically proven. Some c ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Sure: Don't expect any health benefits. If you are interested in the fascinating world of plant-based natural healing, find a holist in your community who c ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Saunders
42 years experience Internal Medicine
Wheat grass: Tends to have a laxative effect.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Yes: Not only can you mix these but there are many "superfood" powders that have both of these, often combined with other nutrients like chlorella, barley ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Su Fairchild
23 years experience Integrative Medicine
No effect: It will neither hurt nor help much. Drink it if you like it. Although tea has Fluoride which can theoretically displace iodine.
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience Family Medicine
Hyperthyroid: Found no references to banana, but soy if u are allergic to it, may worsen thyroid condition. See http://www.Ehow.Com/facts_5484988_foods-avoid-hypert ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Thyroid Rx: Some foods interfere with thyroid medication absorbtion for hypothyroidism, are drumstick (moringa), Ivy gourd and Jaggery safe to consume? ANS: alway ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Caution re: kale but: Eating large amounts of cruciferous vegetables like kale can suppress thyroid function, but it is not clear how much and moderate consumption, esp. If ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Supplement beware: Supplements of all kinds are dangerous as there is no control over what goes into them. I would not bet my life on them.
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Steven
29 years experience Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
No: Food allergies do not cause long term damage, but it is unlikely that you developed true food allergies at your age. And that is quite the laundry lis ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No: Green tea is high in some antioxidants and likely beneficial if consumed in moderate amount. It will not lead to autoimmune disorder.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Geffner
53 years experience Endocrinology
No foods: These days there are no foods that help or hinder the thyroid for most americans. The days of "goitrogens" such as cabbage are long gone now that we h ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Depends: Allergies whether they be food or environmental in origin are rather specific to the person. Anyone with environmental allergies may also be allergic ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
30 years experience Endocrinology
No: Hi. No, of course not! Don't be silly! You treat thyroid hormone deficiency with thyroid hormone replacement! Enjoy your pomegranate tea & juice i ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
No: It won't do anything to help any known thyroid problem. Don't get your medical information from friends, tv or internet scams.
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patrick Tyrance jr
23 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Keep it up: The options you suggest are healthy ones. You should eat according to your taste with an emphasis on vegetables, fruits, whole grains and a healthy s ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
30 years experience Endocrinology
Not per se: Hi. Gluten, milk, and soy are not dangerous for Hashimoto's patients per se. If one has celiac disease (another autoimmune disease), gluten must be av ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Well: I'm not aware of any of the sinks affecting thyroid function. Thyroid test need to be evaluated by a physician Healthtap telemedicine could do this
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
Theoretically yes: but in REALITY NO!! Graves disease is NOT "simply" a thyroid disease its also an EYE disease and is SYSTEMIC (thyroid. Pituitary and effect on othe ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
No and need : Evaluation. Tape worm does not cause intolerance to dairy. You have stated about four different conditions and each of these deserves to be evaluated ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Eat your grains...: The grains are all fine. Avoid foods are : uncooked meat, fish and poultry. Unpasteurized dairy, fruit and vegetable juices. Raw sprouts.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Likely: Wheat allergy is different from gluten sensitivity which requires tests like IgAtTG or genetic markers to detect. With low B12, iron etc, I suspect th ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
?which test ?: Testing for celiac varies. There are blood tests, which can show positive with small amounts of gluten intake. (1/10 of a slice of bread)The most dram ... Read More
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