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Hi, I have gout and need feedback on whether the following food items can flare up gout:? Nuts, white eggs, pomegranate, spinach, wheat bread, honey.
Hi doc, wondering if apple cider vinegar & pomegranate concsntrate juice really good/ suitable for gout treatment? Dont want to rely on pills only
It is : Healthy habit. As ttoo the small seeds, theoretically they could occlude your appendix that could expose you to acute appendicitis. The smaller the seeds the possibility is there. I however can't visualize how small or how "big" the pomegranate seeds are... ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
NO: Every part of pomegranate has medicinal value. Tea made with dried skin cure dysentery & useful in prostate problems. Pomegranate juice contains polyphenols,tannins & anthocyanins. In patients with severe carotid stenosis, consumption of 250 ml of pom juice for 1 year resulted in 35% reduction of atherosclerotic patches. ...Read more
See previous answers: Check out https://www.Healthtap.Com/#topics/does-pomegranate-cause-constipation. Another source (http://goo.Gl/ywlflm) says there's insufficient evidence for using pomegranate for diarrhea & dysentery. So from an evidence-based perspective, looks like it's still up in the air. Consider eating an orange or unpeeled apple as 2 different sources of fiber. Drink plenty of fluids & exercise regularly. ...Read more
Good for you!: On the contrary, pomegranates are not only tasty, but actually quite healthy, particularly if you eat the seeds and all, which contain quite a bit of dietary fiber. Despite a lot of hype on the Internet, however, other claims for health benefits from pomegranates are not proven. However, they are tasty and within reasonable amounts, are good for you too. Enjoy! ...Read more
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