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Any opinions on the "allicin" in garlic working as an alternative to antibiotics? Products like allimax, etc.

Dr. Tony Ho Dr. Ho
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Any opinions on the "allicin" in garlic working as an alternative to antibiotics? Products like allimax, etc.

Chance: If you had a severe infection, would you want something that had been studied to make sure it treats the infection, or something with vague claims and no solid scientific data in humans? ...Read more

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Is garlic good for you?

Is garlic good for you?

Eat 2 Beat CA, Pt.7: GARLIC & ONIONS: The compounds that give garlic & onions their strong flavor appear to stave off cancer by neutralizing carcinogenic substances & speeding the repair of damaged DNA. Like may cancer-fighting foods, garlic seems especially effective against digestive tract cancer, including those of the esophagus & colon. (Ref: AARP, 5/2014) ...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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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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Hello. I am getting rhinoplastry next Monday and I saw on my list of things not to eat 10 days before includes garlic... However I completely forgot?

Hello. I am getting rhinoplastry next Monday and I saw on my list of things not to eat 10 days before includes garlic... However I completely forgot?

Tell surgeon: I doubt that this would be a reason to postpone your surgery as you still have a week to stay off the garlic, but you need to check with your surgeon and let them decide. ...Read more

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Can you tell me, what benefits does garlic have?, I love to eat garlic occasionally, is this good or bad for my health.

Can you tell me, what benefits does garlic have?, I love to eat garlic occasionally, is this good or bad for my health.

Good: Garlic is a root vegetable. There is no real downside from eating it. The only reason to avoid it would be if it causes an upset stomach. ...Read more

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How much garlic per day do you need to get some health benefit from it?

WOW, UHM, I DO NOT: Think there's a study recommending a specific amount. I'd say follow the current recommendations by taking it pill form?!? ...Read more