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Doctor insights on: Cinnamon Raisin Bagel

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I ate 3 bagels today, is that bad?

I ate 3 bagels today, is that bad?

Caloric load: Bagels are rich and caloric. Eating three will do no harm except for the addition of the triple load of calories to your daily diet. Hopefully they were tasty. ...Read more

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Could raisins make you gain weight?

Could raisins make you gain weight?

It you eat enough of: Any food the calories will add up. If calories consumed exceed calories burned that weight gain occurs. 0.5 ounce of raisins is 42 calories. ...Read more

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Are there any risks after doing the 'cinnamon challenge'?

Are there any risks after doing the 'cinnamon challenge'?

Risks of cinnamon ch: If you tried cinnamon challenge and have no symptoms now, you rode your luck. Never try it again as it may cause aspiration into the lungs and pneumonia. ...Read more

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Could you explain health benefits for cinnamon?

Could you explain health benefits for cinnamon?

Yes.: Cinnamon is one of the most potent anti-oxidants there is and several studies also show benefits in type two diabetics, although the latter findings are still in debate. However, for the anti-oxidant properties, it is inexpensive and harmless. Anti-oxidants have anti-inflammatory properties! ...Read more

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What are considered well accepted advantages of cinnamon and honey?

What are considered well accepted advantages of cinnamon and honey?

Both taste great: They have a lot of minor medical uses but there are better choices for anything they claim to treat. ...Read more

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Is cinnamon bad for your liver?

Is cinnamon bad for your liver?

Cinnamon: In normal food amounts, cinnamon is safe for anyone. If used in larger doses, some people are sensitive to one type of cinnamon, called cassia cinnamon, and theoretically could have negative effects on the liver. In practical terms, it would be difficult to take that much cinnamon if used only in food amounts. Hope that helps. ...Read more

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Can you eat cinnamon while pregnant?

Can you eat cinnamon while pregnant?

Cinnamon: Cinnamon when used as a food is considered safe in pregnancy & may be helpful with gestational diabetes. However high doses of cinnamon supplements have not been evaluated with pregnancy – so this is discouraged unless specifically recommended by your physician. ...Read more

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Is cinnamon good for diabetic patient?

Is cinnamon good for diabetic patient?

Maybe: Cinnamon has been studied but results are inconclusive. A recent review of studies using cinnamon showed that cinnamon might help with glycemic control (lowering hgba1c). And side effects are minimal. What is clear is that cinnamon should not be used alone for diabetes but should be part of a comprehensive lifestyle program that includes the right diet and exercise. ...Read more

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What are cinnamon supplements good for?

What are cinnamon supplements good for?

Supplements: Cinnamon is not used in any medical setting. Any practice using this spice is outside of the normal medical community. All foods taken orally are broken down in the stomach. They are not absorbed into your blood stream as the specific product you consumed. This food is not dangerous, but I would doubt any claims of health benefits. ...Read more

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Do you know is wheat gluten ok in bagels?

Do you know is wheat gluten ok in bagels?

Depends: If you do not have gluten sensitivity or celiac, the gluten in bagels should be fine.

Roughly 6 percent of the U.S. Population is gluten sensitive and 1 percent has celiac.
Gluten is present in every flour based product you eat including breads, bagels, rolls.

Most people have no problems with gluten. ...Read more

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Does cinnamon and honey help you lose weight?

Does cinnamon and honey help you lose weight?

Fantsy: If it does you've discovered a new miracle approach to weight loss. ...Read more

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Does honey and cinnamon make one loose weight?

Does honey and cinnamon make one loose weight?

NO: Regular exercise, activity and eating less will. ...Read more

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Help please! Could cinnamon get you constipated?

Help please! Could cinnamon get you constipated?

Cinnamon herb: Cinnamomum Zeylanicum or the cinamon herb can reportedly help if someone suffers from either constipation or diarrhea. ...Read more

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Are cinnamon sticks antibacterial or antiseptic?

Are cinnamon sticks antibacterial or antiseptic?

Cinnamon: This herb/spice has been claimed in the lay press to have wide antibacterial activities, and has traditionally been used in some societies to treat infection. Not aware that there is scientific controlled evidence to support these claims. ...Read more

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Is it okay to eat cinnamon if you have acid reflux?

Is it okay to eat cinnamon if you have acid reflux?

Maybe: Every person is different in their triggers for ace reflux and I would look at how your body reacts to it. There are some reports of cinnamon helping gerd and certainly it may trigger the symptoms in others. ...Read more

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Can you eat cinnamon toast crunch cereal at 4 weeks?

Can you eat cinnamon toast crunch cereal at 4 weeks?

Not sure: Do you mean 4 weeks pregnant? If so, why not consider a more well balanced nutritious cereal. In the end, it's not likely to harm you, but there are better choices to be made. ...Read more

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Help please! Could cinnamon pills cause constipation?

Help please! Could cinnamon pills cause constipation?

Yes: Cinnamon pills can cause constipation, which can be somewhat severe. Be careful with cinnamon also, because it can have interactions with many medications. Be sure your doctor is aware if you feel the need to take it. Good luck. ...Read more

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Are there any benefits to adding cinnamon to green tea?

Cinnamon helps to: Keep blood sugar balanced. You can add it to green tea. Sprinkle it on your fruit and put it on anything you like. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Just taking cinnamon with your meals help you lose weight?

No: I have seen studies indicating cinammon is good in controlling diabetes but I have not seen any studies showing it helps with weight loss. ...Read more

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My 16 mo old is obsessed with raisins. Are too many bad for her?

My 16 mo old is obsessed with raisins. Are too many bad for her?

Not really: You are probably aware what raisins come from. It is a healthy snack and contains high fiber. Consuming raisins do help prevent constipation but just beware of the high sugar content. ...Read more

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Can I take cinnamon pills, while on metformin, 500mg twice a day?

Can I take cinnamon pills, while on metformin, 500mg twice a day?

Only harm is cost: Yes, the cinnamon pills will do you no harm. I don't think they will do you any good, either. A healthy diet and exercise is far better for your diabetes than cinnamon. ...Read more

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What do you exactly do with the cinnamon and honey for toothaches?

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Nothing: Put them on your breakfast toast in the morning and call your dentist for an appointment. Mostly toothaches need physical intervention and not purely pharmacological or herbal remedies. ...Read more