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Doctor insights on: Can Drinking Too Much Apple Cider Vinegar Be Harmful To The Body

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Are there any Harmful effects of drinking too much apple cider vinegar?

Are there any Harmful effects of drinking too much apple cider vinegar?

Too much of anything: There are harmful effects of too much of anything! Even drinking too much water can kill you. And anything that helps can also cause harm. That said, apple cider vinegar is fairly safe but should always be diluted. It appears to be wise to limit consumption to 2 tbsp per day. See https://authoritynutrition.com/apple-cider-vinegar-side-effects/ ...Read more

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Is drinking apple cider vinegar good for health or harmful? ( mixed with water ) Thanks

Is drinking apple cider vinegar good for health or harmful? ( mixed with water )
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Neither: If you are otherwise healthy -- in particular, if your kidneys are working normally -- this will neither help nor harm your health in any way. Assuming, of course, that you're not drinking liters of the stuff. Too much acid (which is what this is) or anything else can be harmful. ...Read more

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Can a mesomorph body type lose weight from drinking apple cider vinegar?

Can a mesomorph body type lose weight from drinking apple cider vinegar?

Drinking vinegar is: Not the solution. To lose weight insure that calories burned > calories consumed. Drink at least 8 - 8 oz glasses of water per day. Aim for at least 5 servings of vegetables ; 4 servings of fruit per day. Use whole grain when possible. Avoid sodas, alcohol ; junk carbohydrates. Get in a good mix of aerobic ; weight lifting exercises. ...Read more

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How much apple cider vinegar should one drink to lose weight?

How much apple cider vinegar should one drink to lose weight?

None: There is not evidence that consuming vinegar of any kind will help with weight loss. Weight loss comes from taking in fewer calories than burn every day. Over time, weight loss will occur. Stay hydrated - the body won't burn fat if you're dehydrated. ...Read more

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What are considered well accepted pros and cons of drinking apple cider vinegar?

What are considered well accepted pros and cons of drinking apple cider vinegar?

Many benefits: Apple cider vinegar is one of the most popular folk remedies, in fact entire books have been written about it. It's many uses include treating heartburn, many infections (like sinus, ear & yeast infections), acne & other skin conditions.It may help treat diabetes, hypertension & high cholesterol.Research is limited but does support many uses.It is safe and inexpensive.See comments for more info:. ...Read more

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Is apple cider vinegar a form of alcoholic drink?

Is apple cider vinegar a form of alcoholic drink?

No: alcohol is metabolized into acetic acid, which is vinegar (which comes from French vin aigre - sour wine). There is no significant amount of alcohol left in vinegar - there may be a fraction of a percent, but not enough to be clinically detected or get anybody intoxicated. This is assuming it is store-bought, where testing is supposed to be carried out. If its home-made, there may be some alcohol ...Read more

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Can I drink the apple cider vinegar while taking an antibiotic?

Can I drink the apple cider vinegar while taking an antibiotic?

No problem: Almost all foods and drink are OK on antibiotics, including alcohol in moderation. Certainly vinegar of any kind isn't a problem. There are a few antibiotics that should be taken 1-2 hours before or after antacids and dairy products, but that's about it. ...Read more

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Is apple cider vinegar good to drink when you're on a diet?

Is apple cider vinegar good to drink when you're on a diet?

Cider vinegar: I have never found drinking vinegar good to drink. But that is because I prefer a good wine. ...Read more

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At what age is suitable for drinking apple cider vinegar dissolved in water?

At what age is suitable for drinking apple cider vinegar dissolved in water?

Information: Late teens in to adulthood. Remember vinegar is acetic acid. Acids whojld not be given to children even if dilute unless directed by your pediatrician. ...Read more

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I'm a 30 year old man. What are the health benefits of drinking apple cider vinegar daily?

I'm a 30 year old man.  What are the health benefits of drinking apple cider vinegar daily?

Many benefits: Apple cider vinegar is one of the most popular folk remedies, in fact entire books have been written about it. It's many uses include treating heartburn, many infections (like sinus, ear & yeast infections), acne & other skin conditions.It may help treat diabetes, hypertension & high cholesterol.Research is limited but does support many uses.It is safe and inexpensive.See comments for more info:. ...Read more

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Is the apple cider vinegar can really loose weight? and if it so what was the procedure of drinking?

Is the apple cider vinegar can really loose weight? and if it so what was the procedure of drinking?

Marketing, Marketing: Likely best way: consume none. Apples, like all fruits, have lots of carbs & carbs are most readily converted by liver into triglyceride fats & stored as body fat. Fats least prone to be stored as body fat. Study: http://goo.gl/DKvdSI, http://goo.gl/mpd4Y6, http://goo.gl/gGXn9f, http://goo.gl/cypKOp, http://goo.gl/RLsgxn, http://nusi.org, http://goo.gl/dhux4V, http://goo.gl/aRhOU2, & my answers. ...Read more

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What are the benefits of drinking a few tablespoons of apple cider vinegar daily? Old timers swear by it for good health.

What are the benefits of drinking a few tablespoons of apple cider vinegar daily? Old timers swear by it for good health.

Usually it's diluted: in a glass of water and not taken straight if a person has stomach issues, as it is acidic in nature. You may want to discuss this with your doctor to see if you can benefit from this or not. It's not for everyone, and if you are taking medications, you definitely should run it past your doctor first to make sure it's for you. ...Read more

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Is vinegar the same as alcohol? If I can't drink due to medication interactions and health reasons, can I have apple cider vinegar safely?

Is vinegar the same as alcohol? If I can't drink due to medication interactions and health reasons, can I have apple cider vinegar safely?

Has no alcohol, safe: Vinegar does not contain alcohol. It has acetic acid, a very different chemical. It is very safe though should be diluted before consuming. There are no proven drug interactions; some sites say large amounts might interact with digoxin, insulin and diuretics because it can lower potassium, but it contains potassium so I doubt that. For info on proven benefits see http://tinyurl.com/joe2kht ...Read more

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I have been drinking apple cider vinegar to help with my GERD. It seems to help but what can I mix it with for taste and how much do I need to take ?

I have been drinking apple cider vinegar to help with my GERD. It seems to help but what can I mix it with for taste and how much do I need to take ?

Your doc can give: You something for it after he/she diagnoses it. You can also use dgl, available in the health food store. These capsules are licorice w/out an enzyme that raises blood pressure. They coat the lining of esophagus. Peace and good health. Apple cider vinegar is fine bt please make sure you use the "with the mother" on the label (peelings). Dilute w/water. Peace and good health.. ...Read more

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Is it safe to drink apple cider vinegar is you have heartburn?

Is it safe to drink apple cider vinegar is you have heartburn?

Avoid vinegar: A person with heartburn should avoid vinegar and other acidic foods or liquids. The person is likely already taking acid blockers and antacids to decrease acidity in the stomach. It would be bad to eat or drink more acid, because the whole point of treatment is to decrease acid in the stomach and esophagus. ...Read more

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