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Doctor insights on: Health Benefits Of Probiotics For Gastritis

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Health benefits of yogurt?

Health benefits of yogurt?

Many:): First, it contributes healthy bacteria to your digestive tract; it is the original probiotic! This can improve digestion as well as immune function. Yogurt is a dairy product and as such contains good amounts of protein and calcium. It also contains other nutrients found in dairy foods like vitamin B12, potassium and magnesium. Choosing non- or low-fat versions eliminates it's downside: fat. ...Read more

Probiotic (Definition)

Probiotics, by definition, are beneficial bacteria that live in our intestinal tract to help us maintain health intestines and colon. There are several species of these bacteria that are helpful to us including lactobacillus acidophilus. The meats we eat contain antibiotics that kill our natural bacteria that reside in our gut. Today, you will replace these ...Read more


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What are health benefits for ginger for health?

What are health benefits for  ginger for health?

Dizziness: One of the best things for seasickness, airsickness or car sickness with out taking a pill. ...Read more

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What are the health benefits of eating cranberries?

What are the health benefits of eating cranberries?

Agree w Dr. Bonue: It may be best known for helping to stave off urinary tract infections. See: http://www.whfoods.com/genpage.php?tname=foodspice&dbid=145 ...Read more

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What are the health benefits of flossing daily?

What are the health benefits of flossing daily?

Floss daily: Brushing is not enough to keep your teeth plaque free. Flossing removes the plaque between your teeth where tooth brushing does not reach. Removing plaque has the health benefit of decreasing or preventing inflammation in your mouth from spreading to the rest of your body. ...Read more

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What are the health benefits of brewer's yeast?

What are the health benefits of brewer's yeast?

Brewer's yeast: http://healthyeating.sfgate.com/health-benefits-brewers-yeast-5425.html

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What are the health benefits of eating walnut daily?

What are the health benefits of eating walnut daily?

Food Myths: There are no extra known health benefits from eating walnuts. The calories in a walnut are divided between proteins and fats. ...Read more

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Drink 8 ounces (1.5 glasses) of red wine daily for health benefits per medical studies. Can the long-term effects of this cause fatty liver?

Drink 8 ounces (1.5 glasses) of red wine daily for health benefits per medical studies. Can the long-term effects of this cause fatty liver?

Perhaps: depends on individual and other factors. 8 ounces daily is somewhat "generous" re: health benefits of wine. ...Read more

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What're the physical health benefits of vegetarianism and veganism?

What're the physical health benefits of vegetarianism and veganism?

Hard to demonstrate: Despite all the talk and promotion, the really big prospective studies that control for the other healthy habits of vegans / vegetarians have failed to show any benefit in terms of longevity or protection from any major category of illness. Vegetarians need to supplement for vitamin B12 and usually iron, calcium, vitamin D, iodine and some others. Choose based on accurate information. ...Read more

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Are there health benefits of a vegetarian diet ?

Are there health benefits of a vegetarian diet ?

Yes, but...: There are advantages to eating a diet that minimizes unhealthy saturated fats, but a vegetarian diet does not limit processed goods that contain white sugar and flour and the diet also allows frying of food and trans-fats. So the plant based aspect of the diet is healthy, but not every aspect including excluding wild fish such as salmon rich in omega-3 fatty acids. ...Read more

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Any benefit of being on the brat diet for gerd?

Any benefit of being on the brat diet for gerd?

It is reasonable.: However, the typical brat diet is rather draconian for anyone to keep to for long. Think more on the order of avoiding spicy foods, or anything that seems to bother your stomach. Keeping a food diary is often helpful for this, along with your symptoms. ...Read more

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What are the health benefits of drinking oolong tea?

What are the health benefits of drinking oolong tea?

Benefits: the reduction of chronic health conditions such as heart disease, inflammatory disorders, and high cholesterol levels, while providing vital antioxidants, promoting superior bone structure, robust skin and good dental health ...Read more

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What are the health benefits for garlic for a cold?

What are the health benefits for garlic for a cold?

Can speed recovery: Garlic has a long history of folk use for treating colds. While I have not seen good research on this it is safe to try and many people have found it useful. When garlic is freshly crushed you get allicin which has proven antiviral activity; see http://homeremediesforlife.com/garlic-for-cold/ A better proven remedy for colds is pellargonium sidoides, sold as Umcka; see http://tinyurl.com/ztoepsy ...Read more

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Doctors, what are the health benefits of ginger?

Doctors, what are the health benefits of ginger?

Multiple benefits: Ginger can help in nausea ; vomiting related to pregnancy, motion sickness, after surgery, and chemotherapy. It's also anti-inflammatory and may help joint pain in osteoarthritis. http://tinyurl.com/n4wuj8w some research also supports benefits type 2 diabetes -- improving Insulin sensitivity, lipid profiles, and certain markers of inflammation. http://tinyurl.com/md5ur3u. ...Read more

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Any empirical evidence to support the health benefits of fish oil?

Any empirical evidence to support the health benefits of fish oil?

Fish Oil healthy?: Yes there is enough evidence in medical literature strongly supports health benefits of fish oil it has been shown fish oil and omegs 3 benefits patients with cancer of prostate, breast and colon.It also is recommended by american heart association to prevent coronary artery dosease.Nih recommends it for elevated triglycerides, secondary cv dosease, and hypertension.Also in psychatric disease etc. ...Read more

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What are the health benefits of drinking tea every day?

This is dependent: of which type of tea is consumed. There are many, many types of teas. ...Read more

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Is garlic pills of any real health benefit?

Is garlic pills of any real health benefit?

Garlic: Garlic has been suggested to possibly have therapeutic benefit in management of hypercholesterolemia. However, one large, well-conducted randomized clinical trial revealed no benefit in lowering LDL (so-called 'bad cholesterol'). Garlic, therefore, has not been proven to have any clinical benefit in management of disease, particularly hypercholesterolemia. ...Read more

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Gastritis (Definition)

Inflammation associated with mucosal injury in the stomach. Gastritis is commonly a result of infectious or autoimmune diseases, although it can also result from drugs, extreme stress ...Read more