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Doctor insights on: Honey And Cinnamon For Thyroid

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Dr. Cornelius O'leary jr
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Thyroid (Definition)

The thyroid is an endocrine gland that sits in the lower part of the neck. It produces thyroid hormone - which ...Read more


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Do honey and cinnamon help hyperthyroid patients?

Do honey and cinnamon help hyperthyroid patients?

No: Only if you like the taste, but they do nothing to help your thyroid. Don't get your medical information from friends, tv or the internet. The only treatment for hyperthyroidism is radioiodine or anti-thyroid medication. ...Read more

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I read of many health benefits taking water with lemon juice and a spoon of apple cider vinegar before meal. But is this bad for bones (osteoporosis)?

I read of many health benefits taking water with lemon juice and a spoon of apple cider vinegar before meal. But is this bad for bones (osteoporosis)?

Osteoporosis: No those items are not bad for your bones. You are still young to have osteoporosis. If you have it, are you being treated for osteoporosis? I don't see any osteoporosis meds on your medication list! ...Read more

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Are the claimed benefits of honey and cinnamon a hoax? Do honey and cinnamon have any real health benefits?

Are the claimed benefits of honey and cinnamon a hoax? Do honey and cinnamon have any real health benefits?

Many benefits: Both cinnamon and honey have many proven significant health benefits. Cinnamon is esp. Good at controlling blood sugar & has many other benefits- a good summary of research is at http://cinnamonvogue.Com/cinnamoncommonuses.Html honey also has many benefits, esp. When raw & is valuable topically for wounds. It has many benefits when eaten but should be used in moderation. See http://bit.Ly/1aporiw. ...Read more

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Are lemon, honey and cayenne pepper not good for pregnancy?

Are lemon, honey and cayenne pepper not good for pregnancy?

No contraindication: The only problem i can see with these foods is if they give you indigestion or gastric reflux, which is common in pregnancy. In which case, i'd avoid high acid and spicy foods. I suspect you will be fine though. ...Read more

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Is pomegranate tea or juice good for low thyroid?

Is pomegranate tea or juice good for low thyroid?

No: Hi. No, of course not! Don't be silly! You treat thyroid hormone deficiency with thyroid hormone replacement! Enjoy your pomegranate tea & juice if you LIKE them, but don't expect them to magically put thyroid hormone in your system! To your health! ...Read more

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Is lemon gree tea good for underactive thyroid?

Is lemon gree tea good for underactive thyroid?

No effect: It will neither hurt nor help much. Drink it if you like it. Although tea has Fluoride which can theoretically displace iodine. ...Read more

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Is it good to use manuka honey and lemon juice for acne?

Is it good to use manuka honey and lemon juice for acne?

Adjunct only: I believe that these two "pop" remedies are both cruel internet pranks. If topical benzoyl peroxide 5% 2x/day has not cleared you in two weeks, get with your personal physician. Acne is a grave personal and professional liability, and you owe it to yourself to use what 21st century science can offer. ...Read more

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Some foods interfere with thyroid medication absorbtion for hypothyroidism, are drumstick (moringa), Ivy gourd and Jaggery safe to consume?

Some foods interfere with thyroid medication absorbtion for hypothyroidism, are drumstick (moringa), Ivy gourd and Jaggery safe to consume?

Safe after an hour: As Dr. Grim said, it's best to take thyroid on an empty stomach and wait an hour before eating. I'm not aware of studies on these foods and thyroid but fiber is known to interfere with thyroid absorption and the foods you mention all have fiber. But any food should be fine after an hour. Taking Vit C with thyroid improves absorption. See http://ubplj.org/index.php/wlmj/article/viewFile/130/149 ...Read more

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Lemon juice And cinnamon for blachheads ,does it work?

Lemon juice And cinnamon for blachheads ,does it work?

Nonsense: Use over the counter 5-10% bezoyl peroxide gel or lotion. However. if you want to bake a cake....... ...Read more

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Is cranberry juice good for thyroid patient?

Is cranberry juice good for thyroid patient?

Thyroid and juice: it is no better, or worse, than apple, orange, or grapefruit juice. Follow your doctor's instructions on the treatment of your thyroid issues. ...Read more

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Lemon and sugar is medicine for pimples?

Get real Rx: If two weeks of topical benzoyl peroxide has not cleared junior's skin, a physician can clear it with prescription-strength treatment. Acne is a serious, chronic, non-lifestyle-related disease that has devastating professional and personal consequences. "pop" remedies like the ones you've described are worthless. Please get junior treated properly. ...Read more

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The cactus and aloe vera tea is good for diabetes?

The cactus and aloe vera tea is good for diabetes?

Only w/o sugar: There is no significant benefit (or detriment) from these teas--just don't add sugar! ...Read more

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A dash of tumeric added to slightly hot milk helps cough?

A dash of tumeric added to slightly hot milk helps cough?

Probably not...: Treatment of a cough depends on the etiology of the cough. Thus, diagnosing a cough requires an evaluation by a physician. Then, your physician can render the correct treatment for the cough! coughs have many etiologies which often require different treatments. Treating a cough yourself can be harmful and serious disease can be missed by not seeing a doctor! ...Read more

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Take honey and lemon mixture is good source for loose fat?

Take honey and lemon mixture is good source for loose fat?

Food Myths: This is a myth and it is 100% wrong. There is absolutely no weight loss or fat loss benefit from ingesting honey and lemon. ...Read more