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Doctor insights on: Gin Health Risks

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Are there any gin health benefits?

Are there any gin health benefits?

I just tried to: Research this. 1 site said gin is therapeutic for arthritis, helps you lose weight, ^'s your appetite, improves GI health, is a diuretic, reduces cardiovascular disease, makes bones stonger. Etc. It is from a site called 'gin wisdom' i never learned any of that in medical school. 'medical wisdom' ; 'gin wisdom' don't necessarily go hand in hand. I don't personally know of any benefits from gin. ...Read more

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I have smoked for 4-5 years. Health risks?

I have smoked for 4-5 years. Health risks?

Yes: Smoke contains an uncounted number of toxins and damaging substances. Your lungs especially, and your body as well has to accomodate your putting them inside in the form of smoke. It will take several years for your health risk to approach normal after smoking for 4-5 years. ...Read more

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What are the health risks of using public restrooms, if any?

What are the health risks of using public restrooms, if any?

Bad bugs...: There are many bugs that are transmitted fecal-orally. In other words, when another person wipes then touches something in the bathroom, they could spread a bug. Wash your hands well after every trip to the bathroom, dry with a paper towel, and use the towel to turn off the water and open the door on your way out. ...Read more

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Are crowded subways a health risk?

Are crowded subways a health risk?

Unpredictable: From a practical standpoint, sure if there's a person with a cold standing in a crowded subway, there is an increased risk that person's sneeze and germs will find its way to another person. In terms of personal health, can't really say there's any added risk of riding the subway. Public transport is good for the environment. You could argue, driving a car is more dangerous (ie accidents). ...Read more

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What are the health risks of lobster?

What are the health risks of lobster?

Sodium Load: Shellfish are high in sodium and can be adverse in individuals at reisk for heart failure. ...Read more

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What are the health risks of Parkour?

What are the health risks of Parkour?

Parkour: Common Parkour injuries – Knees are at risk with ACL & PCL injuries. Ankle twisting is also a risk. ...Read more

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What are the health risks of taking xolair?

What are the health risks of taking xolair?

Not much-Anaphylaxis: Biggest is-warning for Anaphylaxis, But newer studies show that just having severe asthma puts you at a risk for anaphylaxis that is greater than the risk of Xolair. Also, the definition for anaphylaxis in the Xolair studies was very broad. Because of this, they recommend you receive it in a doctors office and have injectable epinephrine available. Don't let that scare you. It's very effective. ...Read more

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What are the health risks of being overweight?

What are the health risks of being overweight?

Overweight: Many health risks: Diabetes Hypertension High levels of multiple liver problems. The list goes on! Please see your doctor about this as soon as you can. ...Read more

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Are there any health risks involving herbal incense?

Are there any health risks involving herbal incense?

Yes: When companies sell smoking products labeled "not for human consumption, " a warning light should go off inside you. (they're designer drugs trying to elude laws against them -- and do have severe health risks like psychosis! why use names like "devil's dank" otherwise?) herbal incense is unidentified herbal material sprayed with unknown quantities of synthetic cannabinoid chemicals. Stay away. ...Read more

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What are the health risks of having high iron levels?

What are the health risks of having high iron levels?

Liver; diabetes: Hemochromatosis, having too much iron, can cause liver problems and pancreas problems (= diabetes). Persons with hemochromatosis should see a hematologist and undergo regular phlebotomy (blood letting) ...Read more