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Cilantro Health Risks
Detox: Dont waste your time or money. Another one of the many " home remedys" that claims to cure all your ills, but fallswoefully short. ...Read more
Cilantro: This leaf comes from the coriander plant and means 'bedbug' in greek. Used by hippocrates as a medicinal substance. There are no obvious contra-indications or toxicities to its use, as long as it is used in moderate amounts and you know where the product came from. Using cilantro in food is much better. ...Read more
Mercury intake: Why not just avoid food high in mercury (check fish below).Fish with very high potential mercury levels: shark, swordfish, marlin, king mackerel, big eye & ahi tuna, orange roughy & tilefish. Limit intake of yellow fin & white albacore tuna, spanish & gulf maceral, grouper, bluefish & chilean sea bass. For healthier mercury levels try: crabs, crawdaddies, haddock, flounder, salmon & shrimp. Vvvv. ...Read more
Is cilantro effective in detoxification or is it a myth? Is there any evidence of cilantro's detox?
No: this is a mythGet a more detailed answer ›
Ate a bowl of stew cooked with small amount of cilantro. I'm pregnant. Read cilantro can cause miscarriage. Is that true?
Why does my daughters tongue and gums get itchy when she eats pineapple, lime, oranges, and cilantro?
Is it possible to be allergic to cilantro even when not eating it. I work with lots of cilantro. I feel itchy and my lips burn and are cracked.?
Contact allergy: People who work with foods may develop skin or respiratory allergy even without eating it. On the skin you can have hives, eczema or contact dermatitis from touching food. You can develop asthma or anaphylaxis when particles of food are airborne. For example, bakers sometimes develop asthma from inadvertently inhaling flour. It sounds like you have eczema or contact dermatitis to cilantro. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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