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What is biter melon good for?

What is biter melon good for?

Food Myths: There would be no medical or health benefits from this food. It is also 100% carbohydrate calories. ...Read more

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Is canary melon healthy for babies?

Is canary melon healthy for babies?

Diet: It's fine, as long as your baby is old enough for solids, over 4 months. Remember to have it appropriately puréed, if feeding on a spoon. For finger food, make sure it's small enough not to choke on. And as always, introduce only one new food, every 3-5days. ...Read more

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Are rock melon seeds good for health?

Are rock melon seeds good for health?

Uncertain: Although people do eat melon seeds, I could find no data on health benefits of eating honey rock melon seeds. ...Read more

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Is it unhealthy to eat melons and honey together?

Is it unhealthy to eat melons and honey together?

Honey Melon: If you are not diabetic and you enjoy the taste, you are ok. ...Read more

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Is water melon high in potassium?

Is water melon high in potassium?

No: The amount of watermelon you eat determines how much potassium you get. In about half a cup of watermelon, there is roughly 85 mg of potassium. Other sources of potassium: http://www.Drugs.Com/cg/potassium-content-of-foods-list.Html. ...Read more

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Do rock melons have antioxidants?|

Do rock melons have antioxidants?|

Cantaloupe?: Rockmelon is another name for cantaloupe in australia and new zealand. Unless you have some other melon in mind, the answer is yes, cantaloupe (or rockmelon) is a rich source of antioxidants. ...Read more

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Does too much melon like muskmelon make you fat?

Does too much melon like muskmelon make you fat?

Possibly: Cantaloupe (muskmelon) has 54.6 calories per cup. Too much of most foods could cause weight gain. It is a healthy food - eat in moderation. ...Read more

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Is water melon is good to improve sexuality power ?

Is water melon is good to improve sexuality power ?

Sex and Men: Nope. Absolutely not? Watermelon is 100% sugar. There is nothing that would affect one's sexual ability! ...Read more

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Is bitter melon high in potassium?

Is bitter melon high in potassium?

No: This is practically a staple in asian diets but is mostly water and carbohydrates. It has little potassium or salt for that matter. ...Read more

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Is it safe to give my baby 6 months old melon?

Is it safe to give my baby 6 months old melon?

Melons for infants: As your infant is at an age that it is safe to introduce solid foods, it is fine to offer melon. I would make sure you purée it with a food processor or "baby bullet" to insure that it will be a texture that he/she can handle. I would try only this new food for 3-5 days to make sure there is no allergic reaction to it. You can continue other solid foods your infant has already been eating. ...Read more

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Does bitter melon really reduce the chances of diabetes?

Does bitter melon really reduce the chances of diabetes?

Can help treat it: I'm not aware of research showing bitter melon preventing diabetes (though it could) but studies show it can be beneficial in treating diabetes- see http://www.Diabetes.Co.Uk/natural-therapies/bitter-melon.Html it will help best if combined with a healthy low-glycemic diet ; other herbs ; nutrients- see http://bit.Ly/1fuhuyp if i had diabetes i would try a raw food diet- see http://bit.Ly/14ozp4j. ...Read more

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I was wondering are cantaloupe and pineapples and honeydew melons good for your skin?

I was wondering are cantaloupe and pineapples and honeydew melons good for your skin?

Yes: Fruits are a good source of vitamins especially Vitamin A and C and help with hydration --- al that is good for the maintenance of healthy skin. ...Read more

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Why my stomach gets upset after eating water melon?

Why my stomach gets upset after eating water melon?

Watermelon: Some people have stomach upset with watermelon due to the sugars found in the food. Sorbitol intolerance and fructose malabsorption are two possibilities. It could also be due to the salicylates found in the melon. ...Read more

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Help can bitter melon help lower triglycerides?

Help can bitter melon help lower triglycerides?

No: Be sure you do not have thyroid disease, drink only limited amounts of alcohol or none at all and exercise regularly. If you are overweight: loose weight. If they are really high, you may need medications under supervision. Fish oil may help. ...Read more