Top
20
Doctor insights on: Cabbage For Health

Share
1

1
What are health benefits for ginger for health?

What are health benefits for  ginger for health?

Dizziness: One of the best things for seasickness, airsickness or car sickness with out taking a pill. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
2

2
What are the health benefits for garlic for a cold?

What are the health benefits for garlic for a cold?

Can speed recovery: Garlic has a long history of folk use for treating colds. While I have not seen good research on this it is safe to try and many people have found it useful. When garlic is freshly crushed you get allicin which has proven antiviral activity; see http://homeremediesforlife.com/garlic-for-cold/ A better proven remedy for colds is pellargonium sidoides, sold as Umcka; see http://tinyurl.com/ztoepsy ...Read more

3

3
Raw onion is good for health?

Part of healthy diet: It is not inherently any better than other foods. If you like it eat it. ...Read more

See 3 more doctor answers
4

4
What is garlic good for health wise?

What is garlic good for health wise?

Many things: Garlic is one of the healthiest foods. It is esp. Good for the heart, lowering cholesterol & blood pressure, thinning blood & protecting against vascular disease as an antioxidant & anti-inflammatory. It protects us from cancer & is a natural antibacterial & antiviral compound.It is also said to protect people from attacks by vampires. See http://www.Whfoods.Com/genpage.Php?Tname=foodspice&dbid=60. ...Read more

7

7
Is chewing gum bad for health or good for health ?

Is chewing gum bad for health or good for health ?

Sugarless is good.: Chewing sugarless gum is actually good for your dental health. This is because chewing gum increases saliva production. Saliva helps wash away any food particles left over in your teeth, lowering your risk of tooth decay. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
8

8
Is swisse stress relief good for health?

Is swisse stress relief good for health?

Very good for most: Swisse stress relief is primarily an extract of ashwagandha, a herb used in India for thousands of years with many proven benefits, along with Vitamin C. See http://tinyurl.com/zwvoejp for a good review of its many benefits. I recommend Ashwagandha to most of my patients. It is in the nightshade family and there are a few people who don't tolerate it, but most will have many benefits. ...Read more

10

10
Is drinking health drinks like women's horlicks good for health or diet? (i'm 20)

Is drinking health drinks like women's horlicks good for health or diet? (i'm 20)

Not particularly: The only diet that is good for you is "god made" food. All "man msde" provides calories with insufficient vitamin content, even if "vitamin enriched" appears on the label. ...Read more

11

11
Turnip greens good for my diet?

Turnip greens good for my diet?

The greens are!: The humble turnip is a root vegetable and it's not very high in nutrients. But turnip greens, the part most people toss out, well, that's a whole 'nuther story. They are a good source of vitamin a vitamin c vitamin k calcium, folate (folic acid) and lutein. ...Read more

12

12
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

13

13
Suggest good diet for testis health??which foods good for testis to be healthy??

Suggest good diet for testis health??which foods good for testis to be healthy??

No specific food: A well balanced and good diet would benefit the testes as well as the entire body. There is no specific dietary advice for testicular health. ...Read more

14

14
Health and wellness: is fluoride bad for you?

Health and wellness: is fluoride  bad for you?

Safe levels are ok: Epa has also set a secondary standard (smcl) for Fluoride at 2.0 mg/l or 2.0 ppm. Most dentists recommend the use of Fluoride to help keep your teeth strong, healthy & more resistant to cavities. The american dental association, epa, & the who (world health orgnanization) have determined that safe levels of Fluoride are safe. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
15

15
How harmful for your health is diet soda for you?

VERY: It causes a change in brain chemistry known as "excitotoxicity". Too difficult to explain but suffice it to note the part of the word "toxic". ...Read more

16

16
Avocado good for health?

Avocado good for health?

Yes it is - but: Watch calories. Holy guacamole! the average avocado has 13.5 grams of fiber, 4.02 grams of protein, 322 calories & monosaturated fat. It contains vitamin b6, folic acid, vitamin e, glutathione beta-sitosterol which helps to decrease cholesterol levels and both polyphenols & flavonoids which are anti-inflammatories. ...Read more

17

17
Cherry eating is good for health.Ll?

Cherry eating is good for health.Ll?

Yes: Cherries contain anthocyanins which help to prevent free radical damage to cells. Cherries can decrease levels of uric acid (gout).One study suggested that ingesting montgomery tart cherries helped osteoarthritis pain. One cup of cherries is only 87 calories and has 2.9 grams of fiber. They are low in fat & sodium.Viva la cherry! ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
18

18
Is dark chocolate healthy for you? What are the health benefits?

Is dark chocolate healthy for you? What are the health benefits?

YES!!! many benefits: Dark chocolate contains polyphenols and other flavonoids, procyanidans & antioxidants.It also contains mood-enhancing chemicals like phenylethylamine, theobromine, serotonin & anandamide.It lowers systolic blood pressure an average of 5 points & diastolic 3 points & lowers LDL cholesterol by up to 10%.Even LDL cholesterol is only dangerous when it is oxidized & chocolate prevents this.See comment:. ...Read more

19

19
How is green tea good for health?

How is green tea good for health?

Green tea: Studies show that green tea can have antioxidant & anti-carcinogenic effects as well as V’ing risk for heart disease . It can be used as a plant based alternative for glycemic control. There are anecdotal reports that green tea can help with acne – but to the best of my knowledge there are no studies on the subject at this time. ...Read more

20

20
Can you tell me some healthy foods or health food products good for oral health?

Can you tell me some healthy foods or health food products good for oral health?

Low sugar : Healthy diets are important to maintain good oral health and the foods that are generally healthy are also good for your teeth. Avoid sugary and acidic drinks and foods, especially sticky foods that stay on your teeth a long time. Hope this helps. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer