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24 years experience in Psychiatry
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
16 years experience in Internal Medicine
Ensure : Ensure.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tom Harrington
41 years experience in Internal Medicine
Both are good: Both ensure and boost have about the same number of calories (250) as well as more in the plus varieties. Both suppy good amounts of protein, and can ... Read More
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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Padmashri Rastogi
36 years experience in Internal Medicine
Multiple product: Boost and ensure are both nutritional drinks. Both have multiple products in the same brand name with adding prefix or suffix, with differences in var ... Read More
A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience in Geriatrics
Caloric supplements: Ensure & Boost are two popular brands of caloric supplements. They are intended as meal replacements for those who can't/won't eat enough. They ar ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
25 years experience in Internal Medicine
Depends on taste: From a medical standpoint, probably not too much of a difference between sodas, but some people may say that there is likely more caffeine in the peps ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
It may be.: But the effect is probably more theoretical than practical. There is no specific reason to supplement zinc in diabetes.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Pricey protein: Very glad you're doing resistance training. You can probably get whey protein powder for bodybuilders at a fraction of the cost at a big discount chai ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
Heart Damage: No. Taurine is causing the heart rate to increase needlessly, causing the heart muscle to pound harder than it needs to. It is a very addicting and v ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience in Endocrinology
Supplements: I recommend avoiding all supplements as there is no control over what goes into them and they may contain mercury or lead or even other meds like test ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience in Dermatology
Probably: I am not familiar with this supplement. What does it have in it? It's probably okay.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
37 years experience in Internal Medicine
Check out these: Links. Best of luck! http://www.Today.Com/id/45022571/ns/today-today_health/t/easy-ways-boost-your-immune- ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience in Family Medicine
See below: As part of a healthy diet and with supervision by your family doctor.
A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience in Holistic Medicine
Yes and yes: Both are effective for many things. Milk thistle protects the liver from toxins but may also help type 2 diabetes ; lower cholesterol. Usual dose is 1 ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Chirag Patel
Specializes in Neurology
Depends on need: For difficulty going to sleep, the short-acting sublingual form 30 min before bedtime is recommended. However, for continual waking up at night, the l ... Read More
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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
Try one.: You will have to try them and compare. There may be theoretical advantages, but practical differences are what matters most. Use the one you like be ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary David
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
I prefer gel: The gel works well and, in my experience, has fewer side-effects so it is what I prefer.
A 95-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayaz Samadani
56 years experience in General Practice
Nutrition : Ensure could be used as supplement nourishment
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
34 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes: B complex are water soluble. Some gets store in the liver and most of the excess is excreted in the urine. It is not necessary to take mega doses of b ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
No: Nutritional supplements are not know to promote cancer.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
72 years experience in Preventive Medicine
I am not: Familiar with this but all or them contain either sugar or sweeteners and are responsible for a lot of health problems.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ward Dean
Dr. Ward Dean answered
42 years experience in Anti-Aging Medicine
DHEA for women: Dhea (dehydroepiandrosterone), the most abundant steroid hormone in the body, declines predictably with age. Dhea converts naturally into progesteron ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
35 years experience in Pediatrics
Either or, but...: Acetaminophen (tylenol) or Ibuprofen both work well on fevers. There are two keys, however. First, do you really need to get the fever down? Fever hel ... Read More
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