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Will drinking a table spoon of extra virgin olive oil be beneficial or harmful? Or no effect? (drinking it daily)
EVOO is beneficial: Many studies have been published looking at the benefit of Mediterranean diet plus extra virgin olive oil: http://www. Scientificamerican. Com/article/mediterranean-diet-with-olive-oil-nuts-linked-to-healthier-brain/; http://archinte. Jamanetwork. Com/article. Aspx? ArticleID=2293082 & http://alvinblin. Blogspot. Com/2013/05/mediterranean-diet-vs-loss-of-memory_23.html. ...Read more
No problem: No adverse effects.Get a more detailed answer ›
What is too much: A person needs at 8-10 full glasses of water each day just to take care of the normal cellular activity of the body. A great deal more than that can cause an electrolyte imbalance in the body. This rarely occurs since the vast majority of people never take the required minimum pr day therefore they are in a continuous state of dehydration. ...Read more
Is bleeding a side effect frm drinking exluton pills? I gave brth via cs last july23 and bled sept25. It stopped but I bleed again aft a wk. Normal?
Consult with doctor:
(a) during the first few months of treatment irregular loss of blood may occur. Experience has shown that this is almost certainly a temporary problem. If it should occur, tablet taking should not be interrupted. If the irregular bleeding is severe or prolonged, the doctor should be consulted. From:
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Multiple Effects: First is any carbs in the alcoholic beverage. Beer, wines, and margaritas have quite a bit; scotch & soda has none. Second is the effect of the alcohol on food consumed. Many people find it harder to stick to a meal plan after drinking; this can lead to higher sugars. Third is a decrease in production of glucose by the liver when the liver is busy detoxifying the alcohol. 1-2 servings only! ...Read more
Yes: Yes - isn't that marvelous!Get a more detailed answer ›
Why do it?: Are you a researcher for the next nobel prize? ...Read more
Can you tell me what is the downside/side effect of drinking two bottles of muscle milk after working out?
What effect?: What effect is that? They are both sfae. ...Read more
What is the effect of drinking red wine? Also I find it difficult to stool the following morning because the stool was very strong, what caused it
Two questions: Red wines contain tannins which enhance taste. There are about 50+ varietals. Some people do not tolerate wines for various reasons. Hard stools, if related to the wine are likely caused by dehydration. Wine acts as a diuretic, causing you to urinate more, and because you are imbibing the wine you may reduce your water intake. Of course, your stool issue may not have anything to do with wine. ...Read more
Excessive Alcohol: Use can be related to both day and night sweating. ...Read more
Allergic? Maybe not.: They probably aren't technically "allergic". Some people have exaggerated nasal congestion, or flushing. Drinking while taking certain prescription drugs can trigger rapid heart rate, flushing and nausea, that might look similar to anaphylaxis, but is not (I was called to First class once for this to attend to a smiling but red-faced senior who frightened the flight attendants) ...Read more
Narcolepsy?: At your young age with no heart, disease, probably not, but you will be urinating more frequently since it has diuretic properties. If you drink a lot, you can also have a withdrawal syndrome with headaches that is unpleasant. Is there a reason for the drowsiness? Are you going to sleep early enough to get 7-9 hours? Try not to use any electronic equipment before bed. Light keeps you awake. ...Read more
What is the onset of time for any caffeinated beverage like coffee or nescafe to take effect I often drink coffee not everyday maybe every week..
Both are bad: Both are bad for a teen's health, psychologic developement and are illegal in the United States. Both drugs are associated with various health problems that they can cause or make worse. ...Read more
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Its ok to drink whey protein with out exercise? Just only push up. No side effect when you drink with out exercise?
Yes it's fine: Protein drinks typically have less than 30g protein per serving, which is perfectly safe as a snack or meal supplement. People are cautioned against drinking too many protein shakes, because large servings of unbalanced protein can overload your kidneys. Consider eating protein in egg, meat or tofu form. It tends to be MUCH cheaper than protein shakes, ounce for ounce! ...Read more
Does red bull or any form of energy drink effect your thyroid. I have a thyroid issue that hasn't been diagnosed (ran test & such) can't figure it out?
How do you treat constipation for a 12-year-old? He has not had a bowel movement for three days. He took two doses of "little tummies" OTC medicine the first day with no effect. He's been drinking juice and water more than usual. He recently allowed me
The: The way I treat constipation in my clinic is to use a medication called polyetheylene glycol (miralax). It is now available over the counter. The nice thing about this medication is that it melts and softens the hard stool making it much easier to pass. You may want to try 1 cap full or packet in a large glass of water and see how that goes. You should not use more than 1 dose a day without speaking to your child's doctor. Below I've linked to a website with information on this medication. If constipation becomes a more chronic problem for him, then you should make an appointment with his doctor. Good luck! ...Read more
How does too much gatorade effect your health. I drink 3 small bottles five days a week since I work at a paper mill.
Makes you gain wt.: The amount of gatorade is giving you too much sugars and carbs. These are empty calories that can only do you harm. ...Read more
Simple answer 'Yes': 53y/o asks When you drink does it raise blood pressure while drink has effect. Simple answer Yes. Alcohol, especially if taken in much quantity, can affect any system of the body; from the Head with headache and the Brain with impaired judgment and confusion to the feet not being in balance walking. And when one has HBP the potential for Stroke increases. ...Read more
Controversial: There is much debate about whey protein, derived from dairy, regarding its effects on health. I don't believe one should get protein from dairy and prefer non-animal sources like quinoa, nuts and beans. I also like wild salmon for protein and mostly healthy fats. Books like the china study demonize whey and claim it causes cancer and autoimmune disease. No one knows for sure so use other sources. ...Read more