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Doctor insights on: Effects Of Gin Soaked Raisins

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Dr. Alvin Lin Dr. Lin
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Raisin bran used to make me poop every morning, but ive built up a tolerance.. How do i get those same great effects back? Im now irregular :(

Dr. Alvin Lin Dr. Lin
2 doctors agreed:
Raisin bran used to make me poop every morning, but ive built up a tolerance.. How do i get those same great effects back? Im now irregular :(

Fiber v constipation: One of basic tenets of bowel function is consuming enough fluids & fiber plus getting enough exercise. Bran is a great source of fiber but it's only one source. Consider aiming for 25-35g/d plus water. If more fiber, fluids & exercise aren't enough, go see your FamilyDoc for evaluation. Irritable bowel syndrome is more common than inflammatory bowel disease. Consider checking thyroid function. ...Read more

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What is the benefits of raisin?

What is the benefits of raisin?

Raisins: Raisins are dried fruit. They contain potassium and magnesium. Raisins contain some fiber. They are small and delicate. Be sure to chew them well. ...Read more

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How can raisin help me in study?

Hmmmm...: It's a nice healthy snack when you wish to take a study break. ...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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Will eating raisin during midnight make me gain weight?

Will eating raisin during midnight make me gain weight?

Maybe: It depends on the quantity... What will make you gain weight, though, will be staying awake at night. ...Read more

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What is the maximum amount of raisins i can eat everyday without it being unhealthy.

What is the maximum amount of  raisins i can eat everyday without it being unhealthy.

Depends: You should try to be eating a balanced diet of carbs (in raisins), + proteins, + fats, + minerals, vitamins and micronutrients. Also, if you eat a lot of raisins you should be brushing your teeth frequently unless you don't mind dealing with cavities a lot! ...Read more

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Can you tell me if i eat raisins at the same time every day will my body build up an immunity to them?

Can you tell me if i eat raisins at the same time every day will my body build up an immunity to them?

No: And what do you mean by "immunity " to raisins? If you are allergic to raisins you just avoid them, administering them every day will just make you more allergic and you would develop a bad reaction/anaphylaxis. If not allergic, eating raisins everyday is healthy, wish you wellness ...Read more

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Is the raisin and vodka cure a serious thing?

Is the raisin and vodka cure a serious thing?

The yellow raisin: With gin cure as purported by dr. Oz is reported to work due to a number of chemicals in gin. I have not seen any research which supports the contention that this reduces arthritis pain. ...Read more

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How much raisin bran should I eat per serving?

How much raisin bran should I eat per serving?

Depends on lifestyle: One serving of raisin bran (1 cup) is 190 calories. The average 50 year old male should consume about 2, 200 calories per day. Based on how active you are and what you plan to eat for the rest of the day, this information can help you decide whether to eat more or less than a cup. ...Read more

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If i eat nothing but raisins for a week will it harm me?

If i eat nothing but raisins for a week will it harm me?

???: Where did this idea come from? Hard to take you seriously, but if you eat enough raisins the calories could mount up, you might put on weight, you might get diarrhea and you probably will get sick of raisins. ...Read more

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Got some golden raisins, do they have any nutritional benefits or not?

Got some golden raisins, do they have any nutritional benefits or not?

Yes, but caution re:: Raisins are, of course, dried grapes ; have many of the same benefits as grapes. Dark raisins have additional benefits from anthocyanin pigments (just as red wine is healthier than white)but golden raisins still have benefits. However, raisins raise blood sugar more than grapes ; unless organic, have significant pesticide residues. See http://www.Whfoods.Com/genpage.Php?Tname=foodspice;dbid=40. ...Read more

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I accidentally ate 3 chocolate covered raisins and my colonoscopy is tomorrow, about 19 hours away. Should I be concerned?

I accidentally ate 3 chocolate covered raisins and my colonoscopy is tomorrow, about 19 hours away. Should I be concerned?

No: If the raisins are still in your colon at the time of the colonoscopy they shouldn't interfere with the examination. You might mention it to your gastroenterologist so he won't be surprised if he comes across them during the exam. ...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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Bp usually low , sometimes 100/49 .. Can beetroot juice or raisins help to increase the bp ?

Bp usually low , sometimes 100/49 .. Can beetroot juice or raisins help to increase the bp 

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Beet root juice: expands the blood vessels and will lower blood pressure. Raisins are dried grapes and may have a similar but less potent effect. Peace and good health. ...Read more