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Facts About Kankunis Slimming Tea
No safety info.: Kankunis herbal slimming tea is made in the philippines by diamond laboratories inc., a leading medium-sized pharmaceutical, medical and health products company there, but may not be of the same quality like the herbal teas made in the us.It contains senna (a laxative), shiu sen tea ; malvae as per label. There is no safety information available. ...Read more
Sir, it shows hundreds of health benefits in websites about green tea . How green tea is really benefit for our health..?
Many benefits: Green tea has been proven to have remarkable health benefits because it is rich in antioxidant polyphenols known as catechins, as well as l-theanine which has a calming effect. Among the proven benefits: prevents cardiovascular disease, lowers cholesterol ; blood sugar, prevents many different cancers, protects the liver. See http://bit.Ly/1fitced ; http://bit.Ly/1hnj1kj for reliable information. ...Read more
Calories: You would need to check with Cracker Barrel. ...Read more
I've heard some good benefits from teas. I'm just curious about the benefits of licorice spice herbal tea that doesn't contain glycyrrhizin?
Licorice Tea: Licorice root is reported to possibly form a moist protective coating on the stomach ; esophagus which may be helpful for stomach ulcers ; gastric reflux. It can be used as a wash for oral ulcers ; canker sores. It also acts as an expectorant ; help to soothe sore throats. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Polyphenol power: Green tea contains a variety of polyphenols, the medicinal property in foods in the form of "catechins." most studies suggest that catechins have anti-inflammatory, anticancer and antioxidant properties. As little as 3 cups of green tea per day can help your dna regulate itself through epigenetic pathways by "silencing" cancer causing genes and activating protector genes. Honey is sweet. :). ...Read more
I heard not to take tylenol (acetaminophen) with green tea extract diet supplements what about regular green tea in a cup? Specifically decaf green tea bags
Caffeine interaction: The concern is not green tea per se but that high doses of caffeine can increase toxicity of tylenol (acetaminophen) to the liver. Some green tea diet supplements are high in caffeine but regular green tea is quite safe, either decaf or regular- it would take about 100 cups of green tea to get too much caffeine. See http://abcnews.Go.Com/health/healthday/story?Id=4508811 taking nac with tylenol (acetaminophen) reduces toxicity. ...Read more
I am drinking Berkley & Jensen sparkling water cranberry raspberry flavor. I read in the ingredient that it has Sucralose. Is this good for you?
Artificial Sweetner: Look up Sucralose, eg. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sucralose. Since sugars (carbohydrates) are the primary driver of obesity, Diabetes Mellitus, atherosclerosis & cancer, this is likely a better alternative to real sugars. However, it tastes sweet, stimulates insulin, fat storage & reduces ketosis (burning fat), so not perfect. Suggest study: dietdoctor.com, FatChance.html, etc. ...Read more
Is it safe to drink tea w/ lemon balm, lemon verbena, rose hips, & hibiscus flower when taking birth control pills? Are there other risks w/ this tea?
I am 6 weeks pregnant, can I occassionally use royal regime herbal tea that contains: 30% cassia angustifolia leaves and 50% feoniculum vulgare fruits?
Green tea can be : Beneficial when used in conjunction with nutrition plan ; exercise. There are many, many herbal teas- don't know of others that have weight loss effect (but would need to check each individually).A study by maastricht university (holland) noted green tea has catechins ; caffeine w inhibition of o-methyl- transferase ; phosphodiesterase which effects thermogenesis ; fat oxidation. The linus pauling. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Acai: The acai berry is a fruit from acai trees in brazii. The acai berry contains antioxidants which are purported to reduce free radical formation & to help protect from some cancers. It is also reported to assist with weight loss and can be used as an oil in cosmetics. Like other fruits, if you eat too much of it at a time you could develop nausea, diarrhea or an uncomfortable stomach. The acai >. ...Read more
Is gooseberry juice good for health?Mum 46 years.What r the benefits of this for her age?Living india.Uses swadeshi haridwar company.
See below: Most slimming teas contain senna which is a natural herb used as a stool softener, including in hospitals to treat constipation. The way it works is to clean out your gut. You should use it sparingly (like a few times a week max) to avoid diarrhea, water loss, and electrolyte depletion. It's just one part of a multi-prong approach to weight loss. It will not work by itself. ...Read more
Hi.. I just want to ask about the study of carrot soap. Is it effective? Does carrot soap has clinical studies? Thank you .. God bless..
There is none: There is none. I highly doubt any ethical physician has ever recommended this product to you. It is just the latest fake product designed to create hope on people who don't understand science. ...Read more
UTI following sex: Pyelitis signifies that urinary infection has reached kidney/s. Called honeymoon pyelitis or cystitis because infection follows a woman's first experience with sexual intercourse, or because newly-weds may well indulge in lots of sex. Best preventative is for female to empty her bladder after sex. This washes out any bacteria which entered bladder during pumping action of intercourse. ...Read more
Neither are healthy.: A Tufts University study showed that women who drank cola-based sodas regularly (3 or >/day) had lower hip bone mineral densities while this was not found in Sprite or Mountain Dew. See: http://www.webmd.com/osteoporosis/features/soda-osteoporosis#1 ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer