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Doctor insights on: Health Benefits Of Mangos

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Celery, carrot, cucumber, banana, apple, mango, water melon puree is this good for my health and what benefits could i get ? I'm now 36 yrs. Old ,

Celery, carrot, cucumber, banana, apple, mango, water melon puree is this good for my  health and what benefits could i get ? I'm now 36 yrs. Old  ,

Sounds yummy: I trust you are not adding a lot of sugar. This has vitamins and minerals and the key is that you are eating this instead of the salty / sugary / greasy stuff most people overeat. There's no magic in the fruits and vegetables, but it's a great choice and a move toward a healthier lifestyle generally. ...Read more

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What are the benefits from eating the fruit MANGO?

What are the benefits from eating the fruit MANGO?

Plenty: Eating fruits and plenty of them is beneficial for the health. Diet rich in fruits and vegetables lower the risk of heart disease, stroke, obesity, diabetes, and certain cancers. Mango has plenty of good nutrients for the body, and you can enjoy as many as you like in a given day. ...Read more

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Is it bad to eat a whole mango for a one off. Also is it bad to suck the mango pit/seed and is it bad to eat a tiny bit of the skin?

Is it bad to eat a whole mango for a one off. Also is it bad to suck the mango pit/seed and is it bad to eat a tiny bit of the skin?

No. No. No.: People eat one mango at a time, the entire mango. Here in California, we buy them by the box, which is about 18-24 mangoes. Nibbling all the good stuff off the pit is what we do. A few people like a little bit of the skin for flavor; most people just toss the skin. As long as a person is not allergic to mango flesh, skin, or sap, it's fine to eat a mango. ...Read more

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Is it weird to get horny when you eat mango?

Is it weird to get horny when you eat mango?

Allergies possible: Some are allergic- rash, etc- while i know of no documentation anything is possible! ...Read more

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Is garcina gambosia safe at 2100 mg a day? Can it be taken with african mango?

Is garcina gambosia safe  at 2100 mg a day?  Can it be taken with african mango?

Why would you take?: Even though it was mentioned by dr. Oz (who generally isn't very accurate on medical topics), it doesn't seem to decrease weight, fat breakdown, or energy expenditure in overweight people. There is some mixed evidence that garcinia might help people feel full but this needs further study; it's too early to recommend. T can cause nausea, headaches, etc., so can't be recommended at this time. ...Read more

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Think I am allergic because i had a bad reaction to iodine. What foods have iodine and does the mango have iodine?

Think I am allergic because i had a bad reaction to iodine. What foods have iodine and does the mango have iodine?

Iodine: There is no iodine in food and no cross reaction between an iodine allergy and any food allergy, not even shellfish, so eat what you want and mango is good too. ...Read more

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How can you treat a mango rash?

How can you treat a mango rash?

Food Rash: The best way to treat a rash caused by ingestion of food is to eliminate the food from the diet. If the rash is very itchy, a topical anti-itch cream can be applied and last resort is to try and oral non-sedating antihistamine. ...Read more

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How do mango leaves treat diarrhea?

Both seeds & leaves: ...may be helpful. See: http://www.mdidea.com/products/herbextract/mangiferin/data03.html

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Is it true that mango helps acid reflux?

Is it true that mango helps acid reflux?

Sometimes: There are a variety of fruits including ripe mango which can be of some benefit to patients with acid reflux, possibly because of the digestive enzyme papain found in this. ...Read more

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What should I put on a rash caused by mango?

What should I put on a rash caused by mango?

Hydrocortisone cream: A rash from the mango peel reacts just like poison ivy (they are in the same family). A topical cortisone cream may help but you may need a stronger rx strength preparation. Be sure to clean off anything which had been in contact with the mango peel. ...Read more