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Is ginger ale good for heartburn?

Is ginger ale good for heartburn?

Ginger tea, not ale: Ginger is an old folk remedy for heartburn. Many report it helps though i'm not aware of formal research on this. It may not help everyone but has many proven health benefits. However, i would not recommend ginger ale, which is usually loaded with toxic high-fructose corn syrup; use ginger tea instead. See http://www.Greenmedinfo.Com/blog/can-ginger-beat-out-multi-billion-dollar-acid-blockers. ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Ginger (Definition)

Human studies suggests that 1g daily of ginger may be effective for nausea and vomiting in pregnant women when used for short periods (no longer than 4 days). Several studies have found that ginger is better than placebo in relieving morning sickness. In a small study of 30 pregnant women with severe vomiting, those who took 1 gram of ginger every day for 4 days reported more relief from vomiting than those who took placebo. In a larger study of 70 pregnant women with nausea and vomiting, those who received a similar dosage of ginger felt less nauseous and did not vomit as much as those who received placebo. Pregnant women should ask their doctor before taking ginger, and should be careful not take more ...Read more


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Is it safe to drink DIET ginger ale in pregnancy?

Is it safe to drink DIET ginger ale in pregnancy?

OK in moderation: Soft drinks are best enjoyed as an occasional treat, rather than a daily habit. Most diet ginger ale is caffeine-free, which is helpful. The sweetner is usually aspartame, which is FDA-approved in pregnancy. It should be OK to consume diet ginger ale in moderation. ...Read more

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Is crystalized ginger good for dizziness?

Is crystalized ginger good for dizziness?

Probably of value: Ginger root is a valuable item for sea sickness, and car sickness, and may help the patient with vertigo. Likely could be used in numerous forms, but the typical dose of ginger root capsules is about 1000 mg every 4-6 hrs as needed. ...Read more

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Lose weight fast and safe is lipton citrus diet green tea helpful?

Lose weight fast and safe is lipton citrus diet green tea helpful?

Fad diets do not: Work, healthy weight loss is 1-2 pounds a week by balanced diet (1200 cal/day) and exercise daily 1/2 -1 hour per day. ...Read more

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Is green tea or ginger tea better for bloating?

Is green tea or ginger tea better for bloating?

Green tea has : Diuretic qualities ; ginger has anti-spasmotic qualities and can reduce nausea and GI upset. I would go with green tea for this one. ...Read more

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Help please! is drinking dr pepper healthier than diet mountain dew?

Help please! is drinking dr pepper healthier than diet mountain dew?

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 more

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Is cabbage soup diet good for quick weight loss?

Is cabbage soup diet good for quick weight loss?

Good news ; bad news: Good news is that cabbage soup is good for you. Bad news, its not good for wt loss that is long term.Only types of wt loss that will be long term are those types that don't burn muscle.Quick usually means reduced calories.A reduced calorie prog that doesn't burn muscle has to equal a food that's nutrient dense.Cabbage is good but not that good.Meal replac shakes are hi in nutrients and lo in cal's. ...Read more

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Does 7up and ginger ale help with pregnancy sickness?

Ginger ale does.: A simple way to v nausea is w ginger. You can drink slightly flattened ginger ale or nibble on crystallized ginger. Or pour boiling water over freshly sliced organic ginger ; steep at least 5 min in a covered pot. Sip. Aromatherapy: sweet orange (citrus sinensis), peitigrain (citrus reticulata), mandarin (citrus reticulata) are different citrus scents that can v nausea. ...Read more

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Will drinking sprite help with a sour stomach if ginger ale is not around?

Will drinking sprite help with a sour  stomach if  ginger  ale  is not   around?

Not really: Carbonated drinks like sprite or ginger ale don't necessarily help per say. Basically sprite or ginger ale would the same thing, since they are essentially made the same way. The only difference between them is the flavoring. For a better effect you could try TUMS, (calcium carbonate) Pepto Bismal or any other over the counter anti acid to help random heartburn. ...Read more

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Is honey and lemon tea good for upset stomache?

Is honey and lemon tea good for upset stomache?

Yes: Honey, and tea for that matter, are good for just about anything. Honey and lemon tea are not particularly famous for helping upset stomachs. If you have a stomach ulcer, some people argue that tea or lemon could be bothersome but that's not proven. Ginger tea is an ancient chinese and proven way to alleviate stomach upset. Be sure you have a diagnosis of why your stomach is acting up. ...Read more

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How come ginger ale is good for your stomach?

How come ginger ale is  good for your stomach?

Benefits of ginger: Ginger is a medicinal herb with many , proven health benefits. It helps nausea, motion sickness & morning sickness. It is also a powerful anti-inflammatory. However, even better than ginger ale, which these days usually contains lots of sugar in the form of high-fructose corn syrup, is to make ginger tea, which can be sweetened with honey. See www.Whfoods.Com/genpage.Php?Tname=foodspice&dbid=72. ...Read more

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Is eating raw ginger good for you?

Is eating raw ginger good for you?

Has benefits: Ginger can help heartburn, menstrual cramps & migraine headaches. Ginger is excellent for upset stomach including nausea from motion sickness, menstruation, chemotherapy & morning sickness. It has an anti-inflammatory effect. It’s excellent for sxs of flu & the common cold. ...Read more

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Does drinking ginger tea everyday is good?

Does drinking ginger tea everyday is good?

Yes- many benefits!: Ginger has many health benefits- it is a powerful anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant, soothes the stomach, treats nausea, morning sickness & motion sickness, helps menstrual cramps, can help heartburn, is anti-microbial, may prevent colon, ovarian & other cancers and may be effective in treating certain cancers. See www.Huffingtonpost.Com/leo-galland-md/how-to-fight-inflammation_b_849387.Html. ...Read more

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Is ginger and lemon tea good for an ulcer patient?

Is ginger and lemon tea good for an ulcer patient?

Probably: As is often the case, formal research hasn't been done to answer this definitively, but it's likely ginger would be beneficial for ulcers, as it reduces inflammation, has anti-microbial properties & may help kill h. Pylori, the bacteria that often causes ulcers.In general it has a soothing effect on the GI tract. However, it may be irritating for some people. Try it; if it doesn't hurt then continue. ...Read more

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What is Ginger mint good for?

What is Ginger mint good for?

Digestion and...: Like other types of mint Ginger mint is often used for digestive disorders and also as an antiseptic, for fevers and headaches. See http://www.herbalpedia.com/mint,%20Ginger.pdf for more on Ginger mint and http://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2013/10/14/peppermint-health-benefits.aspx for information about the uses of mint in general. ...Read more

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Are belvita biscuit good for diet?

Are belvita biscuit good for diet?

No: Eat a 4 pack and you'll be packing in just over 3 teaspoons of "energy" with a smattering of fiber and protein. Sugar wise it's the same amount you'd get if you ate a 4 pack of oreo s...For some great recipes for breakfast go to www.Weighstation.Net and look at cooking, and newsletter wish you the best! ...Read more

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Is steaz organic iced green tea good for you? Any benefits from drinking it?

Is steaz organic iced green tea good for you? Any benefits from drinking it?

I can't comment on : Any particular brand of green tea. However, green tea leaves contain antioxidant polyphenols. Studies show that polyphenols in green tea have anti-carcinogenic effect ; lead to a reduced heart disease death rate. The linus pauling institute reported a study that suggested green tea can assist w glycemic control. ...Read more

Dr. Arthur Heller
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Diet (Definition)

refers to all the physical matter humans (like all living creatures) must take in on a recurring basis; only partially for energy. Like all life on planet humans are open systems which keep tearing down their structure & require intake of atoms/molecules from which to rebuild their structure. Intestinal lining cells replaced ~every 3 days. CaPO4 in bones ~every 6 years, ...Read more