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Are thiocyanate and cyanate in regular foods?

Cyanates: Cyanates are in apple and peach seeds, etc. You would not be eating pits in large quantities, though. Thiocyanates are in cabbage family veggies like broccoli and cauliflower. These are not harmful to you though. ...Read more

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Are thiocyanate and cyanate the same?

No.: To make it even more interesting, there is also isothiocyanate, better known as the active ingredient in horseradish. ...Read more

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What are cyanate and thiocyanate? Can they be used to treat sickle cell anemia?

What are cyanate and thiocyanate? Can they be used to treat sickle cell anemia?

Ask ur Hematologist: Dietary cyanate, from foods containing cyanide derivatives, has been used as a treatment for sickle- cell anemia. In the laboratory, cyanate and thiocyanate irreversibly inhibit sickling of red blood cells drawn from sickle cell anemia patients. However, the cyanate would have to be administered to the patient for a lifetime, as each new red blood cell created must be prevented from sickling. ...Read more

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I got a drop of .0002 molar potassium thiocyanate on my skin. How dangerous it it? It seemed to burn for a second but i washed it off pretty quickly

I got a drop of .0002 molar potassium thiocyanate on my skin.  How dangerous it it?  It seemed to burn for a second but i washed it off pretty quickly

Too late: To do anything about it now. If you're concerned, contact your local poison control center, and be more careful next time. ...Read more

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I am unable to digest regular food. What could be the cause ?

I am unable to digest regular food. What could be the cause ?

Incomplete info: What are your symptoms? Have you had unintended weight loss; vomiting; diarrhea; anemia? What makes you think that you are unable to digest food? ...Read more

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In what way can I keep my energy levels steady without much food?

In what way can I keep my energy levels steady without much food?

Need food: to keep your body functioning. If you don't eat enough your body goes into starvation and this is dangerous and you can die. ...Read more

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Has anyone seen any improvement in a child after changing from regular to organic foods?

Has anyone seen any improvement in a child after changing from regular to organic foods?

Not realy: The material I reviewed stated that overall there is little or no measurable benefit when using these products. The expense and practice is more a feel good issue. ...Read more

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I am 27yrs male, 5.5ft height & 80kgs weight , I do regular workout, & having controlled food but not able to loose my weight. can u plz tell reasons?

I am 27yrs male, 5.5ft height & 80kgs weight , I do regular workout, & having controlled food but not able to loose my weight. can u plz tell reasons?

Diet as directed: You may just be muscular and not overweight. Weight is a balance between exercise and diet. You should continue your exercise and eat less. I would consult a nutritionist for advice. Eat a well balanced diet with plenty of fruit and veggies. ...Read more

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How long before i can eat regular foods after tonsillectomy?

How long before i can eat regular foods after tonsillectomy?

Any time you want: I tend to not restrict diet in any way. Some ents say to stick to a soft diet but that is more of an older way of thinking. If there was something more difficult with your surgery your doctor may give you specific instructions on what not to eat- obviously follow that. Be sure to stay hydrated. Beyond that, hot, cold, dairy, bubbly, juice, bread, chicken, pizza, you name it... Chow down. ...Read more

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What are the health consequences of eating too much food on a regular basis?

What are the health consequences of eating too much food on a regular basis?

Overeating Effects: I admire you for your concern about your Health! For many people, eating is pleasure.Some eat due to habit, to cope with anxiety,depression and loneliness.. Overeating of high food food could lead to Obesity, heart disease, blood pressure, and their complications. Lack of control ann lower your self-esteem and may make you depressed.Care for Yourself. See your Physician BE FIT NOT FAT! ...Read more

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How long can a fat, obese person live without food compared to a regular size person?

How long can a fat, obese person live without food compared to a regular size person?

The same: Being obese is not a protection against prolonged fasting. Is just another form of malnutrition. ...Read more

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Im 6 weeks pregnantnant and some days and have no appetite what so ever. What can I do to help with that? I have no appetite mainly because everything from regular foods to soups all make me feel like vomitting, although i haven't vomitted yet during this

Im 6 weeks pregnantnant and some days and have no appetite what so ever. What can I do to help with that? I have no appetite mainly because everything from regular foods to soups all make me feel like vomitting, although i haven't vomitted yet during this

Talk : Talk to your doctor. There are medications that are safe for nausea during pregnancy. If you take these pills your nausea should subside for a time and you will be able to eat something. Also please take yuor prenatal vitamins. If you are unable to tolerate them then try a childrens chewable or gummy vitamin; also discuss this with your doctor. Hang in there these symptoms usually subside by 13 weeks. Best of luck to you. ...Read more

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Help! anorexia nervosa? No desire for regular foods anymore

Help! anorexia nervosa? No desire for regular foods anymore

Get help: This can be a very serious problem with severe medical consequences. You should seek help from a psychiatrist and/or therapist with experience treating eating disorders. I would also suggest seeing a dietician. ...Read more

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Would regular juicing be better then solid foods till apointment ?

Problem ?: Don't understand the question.. please be more specific, and tell us your concern .. ...Read more

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Could consuming organic food help lose weight faster than regular food?

Could consuming organic food help lose weight faster than regular food?

No: But if it is fresh, the lack of pesticides is a + for your health. ...Read more

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How soon after sleeve bariatic surgery can you start eating regular food?

How soon after sleeve bariatic surgery can you start eating regular food?

Ask your surgeon: Please ask your surgeon about this -- s/he would be the best one to inform you. It's very important for your ongoing progress. Best wishes to you. ...Read more

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Help! i stop eating regular food and my belly just looks bigger. What can I do?

Help! i stop eating regular food and my belly just looks bigger. What can I do?

Weight: Are you monitoring your weight? Since changing during diet has your weight changed? Losing weight is not easy as it requires reducing intake of food and increasing exercise. Rather than relying on the look of your "belly", go with the objective measure of weight. ...Read more

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Can spicy foods and drinking lots of propel and gatorade help with a regular cold?

Can spicy foods and drinking lots of propel and gatorade help with a regular cold?

Myths: Nope. Not in any way. The only thing here helpful is the gatorade to help you hydrate. But, none of this will, in any way, shorten or treat the illness. ...Read more