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See below: Blackstrap molasses is just one type of molasses, the dark liquid byproduct of the process of refining sugar cane into table sugar. It is made from the third boiling of the sugar syrup and is therefore the concentrated byproduct left over after the sugar's sucrose has been crystallized. It's used in making beans & gingerbread. ...Read more
Really rare: Grapes are not particularly allergenic but there is almost certainly someone who got allergic to grapes at some time (could also be allergy to fungal spores on the grape surface). Easy to test: ingest a grape or two and see if the symptom comes back again. ...Read more
Antioxidant: Grape seeds are a great source of oligomeric proanthocyanidins, among the most powerful antioxidants. There is evidence that they can boost immune function, improve circulation, lower cholesterol & blood pressure, and prevent cancer, diabetes and alzheimer's disease. More research is needed but it is very safe, non-toxic & worth trying. See www. Umm. Edu/altmed/articles/grape-seed-000254.Htm. ...Read more
Other possibilities: First define the problem (soft or frequent stool?), circumstances under which diarrhea develops (malabsorption, pancreatic maldigestion, food intolerances, stressful times, exposure to ill individuals/infections, food poisoning, ischemic gut, inflammatory colitis, etc.), severity (stool volume, dehydration, blood, night-time awakening, weight loss), ; duration. The "cure" depends on the above. ...Read more
You'll flush out a: Lot of stools and likely you'll feel better. Drink lots of water too! ...Read more
Complicated: It's unclear that all red wines are actually healthy and its generally recommended not to drink wine if you don't already. Resveratrol has not been proven in human studies to have any real benefits despite the hoopla and hyperbole. So if you drink as a woman, limit your drinks to less than 5 oz. Day and and as man to less than 10 oz/day. If you don't, don't start. Grapes are healthier than alcohol. ...Read more
Grape seeds.: There is no specific problem associated with ingesting grape seeds, but you should not make a habit of it. ...Read more
Yes: Normal chewing is fine. Grape juice is good too ...Read more
Depends: These are low calorie items so you would have to eat a lot to match your daily caloric needs. So it is possible to do this to lose a little weight. Any diet which puts into your body fewer calories than you burn up will cause some degree of weight loss, especially if combined with exercise. ...Read more
What could cause pains in my sides and my lower back an what could cause me to crave grapes an corn flakes late at night?
Haven't heard of any: Haven't heard of any disorders that would cause aches and pains in a person's flank areas and lower back area, while at the same time causing a craving for grapes and corn flakes late at night. Cravings can occur with pregnancy, so a urine pregnancy test can be done if sexually active. Of course, cravings could just be from a person staying up late and getting hungry. A visit to the dr. May help. ...Read more
What are the health benefits of blackstrap molasses? It is so tasty, and with such a deep, dark color, it seems it must be good for you.
Tasty stuff: This was an old "health food" since the early 1900's, and you've correctly identified why people believe it must be magic. As a substitute for refined sugar, it contains a small amount of some minerals, including copper and iron, some of which it gets from the machinery in which it is prepared -- takes ~1/4 lb of molasses to get your rda of iron. Don't expect any other health benefits. ...Read more
Are green seedless grapes healthy for you? I know they have natural sugar in them but is it considered bad sugar I only eat a cups worth after exc.
I accidentally ate a 2-3 day unrefrigerated grape which was soft and had dark spots. Besides the texture it tasted like the others. What could happen?
Nothing: You can use the over ripe grapes to make some jelly. ...Read more
I got grape sized one on my butt hole looks like gonna pop pain in a 7ish and gf said it has a reddish head on it. .. Plz help me help my booty hole?
? exam: Hard to tell from your description but hemorrhoids, abscesses, warts can all present this way. Best have someone take a look at it so they can help you. ...Read more
Grape size ball in lower right back. Ball is not painful when pressed, but I feel pain all over lower right back when I move or bend over. What is it?
Inflammatory nodule: Sometimes referred to a Schmorl's nodule- sometimes occurs at a point of lower back injury or trauma; nonetheless, you must be examined to rule out a soft tissue mass or lipoma. ...Read more
Yes: Grapes are high in water content and add to the filling feeling. They also contain fiber which is good for slowing the digestion and adding to the feeling of fullness as well. Grapes also contain antioxidants that prevent many types of cancer. The grapes that are used to make wine contain resveratrol which is proven to be good for the heart. ...Read more