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Are papaya seeds good for the body?

I don't believe: There are any studies to suggest a definitive yes or no to this answer. ...Read more

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Is papaya allowed on the ketonic diet?

Is papaya allowed on the ketonic diet?

Strictly no, but...: Why are you on such a diet? It's not natural. I've written a good summary of the elements of a healthy diet. You can cut and paste this link to read my summary. Www. Mdprevent. Blogspot. Com. ...Read more

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Is papaya fruit helpful in weight reduction?

Is papaya fruit helpful in weight reduction?

See below: For some folks it has helped but the best way is to learn to eat correctly for you. See www. Weighstation. Net for free help with weight problems. See your md for help with you need to loose weight. ...Read more

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Hi Dr. I just started Keto diet this week. I was wondering if I can eat papaya. I have a very bad metabolism and that's the only thing that helps me?

Hi Dr. I just started Keto diet this week. I was wondering if I can eat papaya. I have a very bad metabolism and that's the only thing that helps me?

1 fruit 12g Glucose: 1 fruit 157 gram has 12 g glucose so will stop ketosis
Would have to eat only 1/5 of fruit two or three times daily to maintain under 10 grams of carbohydrate to maintain ketosis going well
Or use Papaya enzyme tablets ...Read more

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Is it safe to use likas papaya for babies?

Is it safe to use likas papaya for babies?

Probably not: My understanding is this is a soap used for skin whitening. I would wonder why you would need or want to lighten your babies skin. In general, any herbal treatments are not safe in children as we do not know the effects it may have, good or bad. If you are concerned about your child's skin, please call your child's doctor. ...Read more

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Does eating too much papaya harm the liver?

Does eating too much papaya harm the liver?

Probably not: Net gram loads of crabs in excess of 180 grams per day or less will begin to accumulate triglycerides (excess sugars) in the liver and eventually over many years can cause fatty deposits in the liver and ultimately damage. That would be a lot of papaya! ...Read more

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Are papaya seeds used to help lose weight?

Are papaya seeds used to help lose weight?

Of course not: This is just somebody trying to make money off silly people. To trim down, get back into serious hard-core physical fitness. It's a great gift to give yourself, and you'll be very glad. ...Read more

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Is good for digestion to eat papaya with milk at night?

Is good for digestion to eat papaya with milk at night?

Try it...: Papaya is known to have some enzymes that aide digestion. The only way to know it is by trying and see how your tummy feels. But I don`t know anything about that combination of milk and papaya. ...Read more

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If I eat 1 1/2 banana and 2 cups 1/2 of papaya and an apple a day will I gain weight?

If I eat 1 1/2 banana and 2 cups 1/2 of papaya and an apple a day will I gain weight?

NO: You will not gain weight just by eating this but why would you limit yourself to just a specific group on the food chain? If you overeat without exercising, you will gain weight. Whatever it is you are trying to accomplish, eat a balanced diet. Incorporate exercise for a beneficial lifestyle change. Good luck ...Read more

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What are the disadvantage and advantage of eating papaya for type 2 diabetic patient? Thank you.

What are the disadvantage and advantage of eating papaya for type 2 diabetic patient? Thank you.

Papaya: Eating papaya is OK provided you give yourself enough diabetes medication (tablet or injection) to keep your blood sugar under control. ...Read more

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How many calories is in one cup of cubed papaya? I see 90 calories 62 calories and 55? Which one is the truth?

How many calories is in one cup of cubed papaya? I see 90 calories 62 calories and 55? Which one is the truth?

Maybe they all are: One must ask, "How much cubed papaya is in one cup? " If she assumes one cup is always an 8-ounce cup, there still remains a variable or two. So, what are the variables? One is the size of the cubes... the smaller the cubes, the more papaya and the less air space will be in the cup (thus more calories). Another variable may be the type of papaya such as the variety, ripeness, water content, etc... ...Read more

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Is papaya soap can get rid of blemishes?

Is papaya soap can get rid of blemishes?

Get a real Rx: If you intend to treat acne, your first line of attack is something evidence based rather than a glitzy advertising-based "fruit-based" soap. Two weeks of intensive benzoyl peroxide rx. If this fails, please get with your physician. Best wishes. ...Read more

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I'm n 6th month of pregnancy, is it gud to take papaya fruit?

I'm n 6th month of pregnancy, is it gud to take papaya fruit?

Avoid: The british journal of nutrition had an article that showed unripe or semi-ripe papaya could be unsafe in pregnancy b/c it causes uterine contractions.... In rats. So, there have been no human studies, but since papaya isn't essential to a healthy diet, we just tell women to avoid. Have an apple instead! ...Read more