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Doctor insights on: Barley Malt Benefits

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What are the benefits of quinoa and barley?

What are the benefits of quinoa and barley?

Great grains!: Quinoa is higher in protein than other major grains, and contains all the essential amino acids. It has a low glycemic index, loaded with fiber, and very high in calcium, iron and b vitamins. Barley is easy to digest, high in selenium (good for elasticity of skin) manganese and b vitamins. It can act as an appetite suppressant. High fiber, low fat, soothing to the bowels. ...Read more

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Is barley helps to reduce weight or not?

Is barley helps to reduce weight or not?

No: There is no negative calorie food and that includes celery. It is the amount and type of food you eat which determine how much weight you may gain or lose. Exercise is often the decisive factor in achieving weight reduction. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take green barley during hangover?

Is it ok to take green barley during hangover?

No contraindication: Barley tea has been used to treat hangover, but like most hangover cures, there is little objective scientific evidence to prove this. Better to not drink so much that you GET hangovers, because it also means you are drinking enough to cause other problems, not the least of which is developing alcohol abuse/dependence, as well as liver, heart, stomach, pancreas etc. Hydration, vitamins, rest best ...Read more

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Is it normal that I can barley remember anything from when I was younger.?

Is it normal that I can barley remember anything from when I was younger.?

Yes: Yes, it is normal. Majority of people don`t remember what they had for lunch a week ago let alone remembering the early childhood experiences. Some may remember few incidents here and there from their childhood. ...Read more

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Is it ok to eat malted barley it is one of the ingredients in the organic water crackers.

Is it ok to eat malted barley it is one of the ingredients in the organic water crackers.

Yes: Barley is a healthy grain. Malting is a process that increases the sugar in it so malted barley adds some sweetness to the crackers. Crackers tend to be converted primarily into sugar once you digest them anyways so the malted barley is almost like predigesting some of the grain. See http://beer. About. Com/od/homebrewingextract/f/what-is-malted-barley. Htm. ...Read more

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Everytime I try to express milk I get barley enough to cover the bottom of the bottle. What can I do to make this work?

Everytime I try to express milk I get barley enough to cover the bottom of the bottle. What can I do to make this work?

Breast milk: Increase milk supply by stimulation. Using a breast pump helps. Frequent feedings also help. ...Read more

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I weighed 160 last year 2012 I've lost a lot of weight I'm down to barley 130, I'm skinny and I can't seem to gain weight, what can I do?

I weighed 160 last year 2012 I've lost a lot of weight I'm down to barley 130, I'm skinny and I can't seem to gain weight, what can I do?

Weight: Consult with your doctor to rule out any medical causes. Eat a plant based diet similiar to the mediterranean diet and exercise aerobically 4 times a week and begin a weight resistance program three times a week. Also supplement with a protein drink in between meals with a least 15 grams of protein. If you need more help consult with an exercise physiologist. My best. ...Read more

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I have barley eaten in 2 days but have had severe diorheah what's wrong with me?!

I have barley eaten in 2 days but have had severe diorheah what's wrong with me?!

It is important that: You do not get dehydrated and through your electrolytes (minerals) out of balance. Please see your doc, drink lots of water, and rest. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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What can I do for barley allergies?

What can I do for barley allergies?

Avoidance: The only true treatment for food allergies is avoidance. Though this is sometimes difficult, it is the best treatment. There are research studies going on for oral food desensitization, but that is limited to peanut, eggs, and milk. Reading labels and visiting the food allergy and anaphylaxis network web site can help (www. Foodallergy. Org) for more information. ...Read more

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What are barley supplements? Why not just eat barley?

What are barley supplements? Why not just eat barley?

Good Question: These supplements are concentrated barley extract. The fiber in barley might lower cholesterol and blood pressure. Barley may also reduce blood sugar and Insulin levels. Barley seems to slow stomach emptying. This could help keep blood sugar stable and create a sensation of being full, which might help to control appetite. The gluten in barley can make celiac disease or gluten sensitivity worse. ...Read more

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I have a sharp pain below my ribcage in the middle. I can barley stand up. What is it?

I have a sharp pain below my ribcage in the middle. I can barley stand up. What is it?

Could be serious: If it is that severe, you should probably see a doctor. Could be stomach related or other. Severe pain is never a good sign. ...Read more

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Would it be possible for someone to develope barley/wheat intolerance or are you born with it?

Develops over time: Generally you have to be exposed to something (or something similar) before you develop a problem with it. ...Read more

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I am currently trying to get some sleep and it feels like I can barley feel my body when I'm sleeping. What's that mean?

I am currently trying to get some sleep and it feels like I can barley feel my body when I'm sleeping. What's that mean?

Silly: When you're sleeping you shouldn't feel your body at all. If you're a "light" sleeper you may not go into deep sleep and be easily aroused from sleep. You should try to find a dark quiet place to sleep with free distractions which could wake you in in mid sleep. Speak to your doc. Do you have a very anxiety provoking living situation- school, job, relationship, family??? ...Read more

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My 2 yr old son is an amazing eater! Last few days he's been horrible barley anything. When do I worry? Other symptoms to look for?

My 2 yr old son is an amazing eater! Last few days he's been horrible barley anything. When do I worry? Other symptoms to look for?

See below.: Is he sick in any way? Fever, cough, sore throat, vomiting, diarrhea? Those would be the symptoms to look for. He may be coming down with an illness which hasn't shown up yet. Is he drinking fluids and urinating? If he shows any other symptoms or isn't drinking fluids, I would give his doctor a call and take him in for a visit. ...Read more

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Why after everytime I eat I feel so tired I can barley stand. I often feel like I could pass out and constantly yawn. This lasts for a couple of hours?

Why after everytime I eat I feel so tired I can barley stand. I often feel like I could pass out and constantly yawn. This lasts for a couple of hours?

Stomach problem: These symptoms are frequent in person with partial removal of the stomach because rapid emptiness of the stomach that do not have the pylorus anymore and food pass to the intestine without the gastric digestion, carbohydrates also can cause these symptoms, . Also a low glucose may produces these symptoms. You may need an x-ray, upper GI study and a glucose test before and one after the meal. ...Read more

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Is barley good for treating anemia?

Is barley good for treating anemia?

No, why would it be?: Anemia is lower concentration of RBCs in blood, in turn a result of RBC production (bone marrow) longevity of RBCs combined with rates of RBC loss (bleeding; internal & external). To reproduce, marrow needs DNA (B-12&Folate), fat for membranes, hemoglobin (huge protein+heme ring+Fe+2 atom). Barely is a grain, high carb, moderate protein, low fat, little value to bone marrow for RBC production. ...Read more