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Drinking Orange Juice
Juices not needed: Juices are the equivalent of giving a baby a coke.The sweetness factor contributes to water refusal.If u want baby to have the benefits of an apple, give apple sauce;oranges, peaches, pears, grapes etc. All benefit the child more when given as a natural food, not a refined extracted juice. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Orange Juice: "the american journal of clinical nutrition." vitamin c, an essential vitamin that cannot be synthesized by the human body, is an important antioxidant, a substance that protects the body against the harmful effects of free radicals, the molecules that may cause tissue damage and early aging. ...Read more
No: The risk of allergy is the same. ...Read more
No problem: I see of no reason these would be incompatible, unless you have a known allergy to either. ...Read more
Yes: A woman can drink orange juice while nursing, if she was fine drinking orange juice in the past. There is not a reason for her to avoid orange juice, unless she starts to have reactions to it. If she thinks the baby is getting a reaction after each time she (the mom) drinks orange juice, then the mom should talk with the pediatrician about it. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Not really: Review of current literature demonstrates a overall inconsistent set of data to suggest that orange juice, or its constituents (like vitamin c), have any broad sweeping or amazing effect on immune function. Most review papers have demonstrated that while vitamin c may reduce some symptoms of acute infections, it has not been shown to reduce the number of infections or work as prophylaxis for cold. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not necessary: Allergy to oranges (including juice) can present as itching, hives, wheezing, vomiting, diarrhea and less likely anaphylaxis. If symptoms are limited to stomach upset only, it may be only a food intolerance possibly related to the acidity. If a person can tolerate a small amount, but GI symptoms with larger amounts, this supports an intolerance. Either way, if it bothers a person, avoid. ...Read more
Um, NO.: You mean actual orange juice, yes? Not orange-colored "juice drinks"? If so, yes, oj is made from pureed (/"squeezed") oranges, so it will trigger your allergy. ...Read more
Is it ok to drink orange juice while having a uterine fibrods.. It's almost 3 inches big and very painful?
Yes: Orange juice does not affect fibroids.Get a more detailed answer ›
I drink orange juice everyday and i drank it tonight and broke out in hives... can it be the orange juice?
OK: Nyquil is OK after drinking orange juice. ...Read more