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What are the advantages and disadvantages of eating garlic?

What are the advantages and disadvantages of eating garlic?

Garlic: Garlic has antibiotic & antioxidant properties. Some people don't like the smell of garlic on breath. ...Read more

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What are the advantages to taking garlic supplements?

What are the advantages to taking garlic supplements?

Garlic supplements: Those who do not like garlic smell will avoid you. ...Read more

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What are the disadvantage and advantage of eating papaya for type 2 diabetic patient? Thank you.

What are the disadvantage and advantage of eating papaya for type 2 diabetic patient? Thank you.

Papaya: Eating papaya is OK provided you give yourself enough diabetes medication (tablet or injection) to keep your blood sugar under control. ...Read more

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Epiduo has two medications in it. Is there any advantage or disadvantage to using Epiduo, compared to buying the two separate medications to use?

Epiduo has two medications in it. Is there any advantage or disadvantage to using Epiduo, compared to buying the two separate medications to use?

Effort, doses, price: Epiduo is ready to use but copay can be high, using adapalene and benzoyl peroxide separately will require some effort, not sure if you can achieve the same recipe or make it worth the effort, talk to your doc about other options, I am available for second opinion if needed ...Read more

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Advantages and disadvantage of guyabano in cancer?

Advantages and disadvantage of guyabano in cancer?

Never hear of it!: I would not recommend you to take something so strange which is not known to regular oncologists. There is no sense getting into substandard medications for cancer treatment. Ask your oncologist to guide you. ...Read more

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What is advantage or disadvantage of o+ blood group?

What is advantage or disadvantage of o+ blood group?

Universal donor: The advantage is that you are a universal donor- which means you can donate your blood and the blood can be used and be given to people with different type of blood group. Which means you can do a lot of good karma. The disadvantage is that if you ever need packed red blood cell transfusion-you should only get a type o blood, which unfortunately -is not very common. ...Read more

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What is the advantage and disadvantage of 0+ blood type?

What is the advantage and disadvantage of 0+ blood type?

Basically none: You can enjoy knowing that your donated unit of blood might be used in an emergency to help out somebody with A, B, or AB. Ignore anything else you may read about "special diets for O-pos people" -- this is all made up to sell books to gullible people. ...Read more

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I have to self catheterise using a size 16 would there be any advantage or disadvantage using a larger size catheter?

I have to self catheterise using a size 16 would there be any advantage or disadvantage using a larger size catheter?

Comfort: A larger catheter is more likely to cause irritation as it goes in making it uncomfortable and increasing likelihood of side effects. Discuss with your doctor what would be the best option for you. ...Read more

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Sir I Want To Know About Spider Bite Deep Information's It Is Advantage Or Disadvantage Then What About The Spider Man Movie?

Sir I Want To Know About Spider Bite Deep Information's It Is Advantage Or Disadvantage Then What About The Spider Man Movie?

Spiders don't bite: Of all the hundreds of cases I have seen where a patient reported a spider bite- on further questioning there was no actual spider seen biting the patient. Usually a carbuncle or bad folliculitis is mistaken for a spider bite. These are often MRSA or Staph infections that are localized. Good news is that they are treatable. The bad news is we cannot be like Spider-Man. Sorry to say! ...Read more

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Advantage and disadvantage of acrylic as a denture base material?

Advantage and disadvantage of acrylic as a denture base material?

Very broad question.: As compared to what? Some individuals, although very uncommon, have acrylic allergies. Metal bases are stronger and thinner, but less easily adjusted if they cause any irritations or sores. Nylon bases are more flexible and cannot be added to or adjusted easily. Implant supported teeth are the best option. Discuss treatment options with your own dentist who knows you and your case best! ...Read more

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Can delayed puberty affect my height? Is it an advantage or disadvantage for me?

Can delayed puberty affect my height? Is it an advantage or disadvantage for me?

Genetic potential: Constitutionally delayed puberty is a variation of normal occurring more in boys than girls. Although expected to reach genetic potential, final height may still be compromised to a small degree within that range because there seems to be a faster transition to pubertal growth spurt once puberty starts, curtailing the duration of pubertal spine growth. ...Read more

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Please help! What is the difference (including advantage and disadvantage) of off-pump and on-pump coronary artery bypass?

Please help! What is the difference (including advantage and disadvantage) of off-pump and on-pump coronary artery bypass?

Very complicated.: Even after a lot fo studies, it is controversial. It depends on a lot of things. Some people have aortas that cannot be clamped or manipulated due to calcium. Off-pump bypass may be their only option. Other patients can't have off pump bypass. For most people, the decision should involve the patient, the surgeon, and other trusted physicians. ...Read more

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Is flax seed of any benefit for pari menopause person. Is it to the advantage or disadvantage to fibroids, ovarian cysts, endometrium risks of cancer?

Is flax seed of any benefit for pari menopause person. Is it to the advantage or disadvantage to fibroids, ovarian cysts, endometrium risks of cancer?

Flax seed: People use it for menopausal symptoms and increase cholesterol. As for menopausal symptoms there are no randomized study that proves its effect. Flax seed migth be good for your since it contains omega 3, as for menopause it has no proven record of that. No effect on fibroids or ovarian cyst. ...Read more

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Is there any side effects of eating garlic pickle daily?

No!: Garlic is good, it lowers your cholesterol! Some people may have some heart burn with it...Otherwise there is no side effects. ...Read more

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Can eating alkaline foods reduce acidity. Can onion and garlic cause acidity. Help.

Can eating alkaline foods reduce acidity. Can onion and garlic cause acidity. Help.

No and Yes: Eating Alkaline food does not really reduce acid production if your diet otherwise is prone to produce more acid and reflux.Like fatty meals, smoking, alcohol, caffeeine, onions, garlic, fried foods, spicey foods, tomatoes, citrus fruits, mint, cheese, and all sodas ...Read more

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Is dinced garlic good or bad for our health? I love to eat it alot, top it on my meat. The one I'm eating is dry.

Is dinced garlic good or bad for our health? I love to eat it alot, top it on my meat. The one I'm eating is dry.

Garlic: Garlic is EXCELLENT for our health! It can help lower blood pressure (acts like an ACE inhibitor), help fight infections, and may help lower cholesterol. Unfortunately, cooking garlic diminishes it's efficacy. ...Read more

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What is better eating garlic row or cooked, hence during cooking I use a lot of garlic but if its raw I would use one clove only?

What is better eating garlic row or cooked, hence during cooking I use a lot of garlic but if its raw I would use one clove only?

Raw or cook lightly: Garlic is one of the healthiest things we can eat but many of its benefits are reduced if overheated or cooked too long. Adding it towards the end of cooking and cooking only 5-10 minutes at lower temp. Will help you get the greatest benefits. For much more detail see on both the benefits & preparation see http://www. Whfoods. Com/genpage. Php? Tname=foodspice&dbid=60. ...Read more

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I started eating minced fresh garlic cloves in my dinner 2 days ago. When I wake up I don't have an appetite. Is it because I cook it in my dinner?

I started eating minced fresh garlic cloves in my dinner 2 days ago. When I wake up I don't have an appetite. Is it because I cook it in my dinner?

Listen to your body: It is healthy to wake up with a good appetite. Maybe the garlic is upsetting your GI tract. Stop for a few days and see if appetite returns. Maybe a lesser amount would not have this effect or cooked garlic would be tolerated. ...Read more

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Is eating raw garlic healthy?

Is eating raw garlic healthy?

Nothing: Wrong with raw garlic and you will stay healthy cause people won't come near you. Try black garlic its sweeter and is less likely to cause halitosis ...Read more

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Can I get botulism from eating raw garlic clove?

Can I get botulism from eating raw garlic clove?

Seems it's the oil: The problem - rare but deadly serious - seems to be in oil infusions - not with the simple raw clove. It is credited with reducing risk of lung cancer. No reports of botulism are readily available - don't worry. ...Read more

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What are the sexual benefits of eating tiger nuts and garlic?

Medical Benefits: There are no known or proven benefits of tiger nuts. There are heart benefits from garlic, but no known sexual benefits for garlic tablets. ...Read more

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How long does eating foods like garlic, onions, curry, affect your body odor?

How long does eating foods like garlic, onions, curry, affect your body odor?

Sweat: It's the volatile sulfurous substances, including one called allicin, in garlic and onions that cause their odor to linger on for hours after we eat them. Mint and tumeric also contain volatile compounds that our bodies release through our sweat. These compounds are absorbed into our blood and our lungs after digestion, giving us not only bad body odor but bad breath as well. ...Read more

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Is there an issue with eating low doses of raw garlic, while taking keflex as a medecine?

Is there an issue with eating low doses of raw garlic, while taking keflex as a medecine?

None.: None. Except you might see your friends disappear! Garlic can vaporize from skin, as well as lungs. Very healthy for you and would not interfere with keflex! ...Read more

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I have been eating garlic for 2 months in its raw form and about 9 grams per day. Have noticed I am getting a lot of phlegm up and coughing lot why?

I have been eating garlic for 2 months in its raw form and about 9 grams per day. Have noticed I am getting a lot of phlegm up and coughing lot why?

Garlic: You have developed a garlic allergy which has resulted in nasal secretions which are irritating your rspiratory system causing phlegm and cough. Stop the garlic and see your doctor or allergist for further treatment. ...Read more

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Is eating garlic really helpful to the heart?

Is eating garlic really helpful to the heart?

Yes: Yes great for heart. Benefits includes lowering cholesterol, stabilizing plaque, lowering blood pressure, and anti platelet and anti inflammatory properties. ...Read more

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Eating garlic five times a day is alright?

Eating garlic five times a day is alright?

Will not hurt: Other than worrying about your breath, it is not "unhealthy" to eat garlic daily as you are. Several studies show a correlation to heart health with garlic. (and you will keep vampires away too). Best wishes. ...Read more

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Eating garlic six times a day good for you?

Eating garlic six times a day good for you?

Garlic: Bleeding disorder: garlic, especially fresh garlic, might increase bleeding.

Stomach or digestion problems: garlic can irritate the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. Use with caution if you have stomach or digestion problems.

Surgery: garlic might prolong bleeding. Stop taking garlic at least two weeks before a scheduled surgery. ...Read more

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I want to start eating fresh garlic as it is good for me, but how can I get rid of its strong smell?

Garlic: Fresh garlic is associated with the garlic smell and you have to deal with it. The more you eat the greater the smell. If you want some benefits of garlic without much garlic smell, try dried and aged garlic which retains many health benefits without the odor. ...Read more

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Can eating raw garlic helps elimanet pimples?

Can eating raw garlic helps elimanet pimples?

Garlic and Acne: Garlic won't cure the problem; it won't get rid of acne on its own, however it helps to control and reduce the severity of the break-outs, and reduce break-outs all together. Garlic has powerful antibiotic properties. ...Read more

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What are the benefits of eating garlic on an empty stomach?

What are the benefits of eating garlic on an empty stomach?

Garlic: I know of no benefit of eating garlic on an empty stomach. In fact it likely would make you feel bad, at least those around you would feel bad. ...Read more

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Eating garlic good for you? How many garlic to eat a day?

Eating garlic good for you? How many garlic to eat a day?

It is a good digesti: It is good for your digestion and has many health benefits like lowering your blood cholesterol. You can eat one or two pieces daily or add it to your food while cooking. ...Read more

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What age can a child start eating garlic? Son is 8 loves garlic spread

What age can a child start eating garlic? Son is 8 loves garlic spread

No restrictions: I'm not aware of any specific age restrictions on garlic. Garlic has lots of health benefits, but at its worst can cause some GI upset in larger amounts. Children with acid reflux should eat garlic with caution. ...Read more