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Doctor insights on: Honeydew Melon Seeds

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I was wondering are cantaloupe and pineapples and honeydew melons good for your skin?

I was wondering are cantaloupe and pineapples and honeydew melons good for your skin?

Yes: Fruits are a good source of vitamins especially Vitamin A and C and help with hydration --- al that is good for the maintenance of healthy skin. ...Read more

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If eating healthy shouldn't you still adhere to portions? Is eating a whole cantaloupe and a whole honeydew melon in one sitting for a meal excessive?

If eating healthy shouldn't you still adhere to portions? Is eating a whole cantaloupe and a whole honeydew melon in one sitting for a meal excessive?

Med. melon 186 cal: If you adhere to a 2000 cal per day plan, one medium melon as a meal is not excessive. Be mindful, your body may like the water and sweetness of the melon and want more at your next meal. Consider the melon as your early morning option then plan a large midday meal followed by a short walk and engaging afternoon tasks. Finish with salad, soup and fruit shared with family/friends at evening. ...Read more

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Are rock melon seeds good for health?

Are rock melon seeds good for health?

Uncertain: Although people do eat melon seeds, I could find no data on health benefits of eating honey rock melon seeds. ...Read more

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What is biter melon good for?

What is biter melon good for?

Food Myths: There would be no medical or health benefits from this food. It is also 100% carbohydrate calories. ...Read more

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Is it unhealthy to eat melons and honey together?

Is it unhealthy to eat melons and honey together?

Honey Melon: If you are not diabetic and you enjoy the taste, you are ok. ...Read more

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Do rock melons have antioxidants?|

Do rock melons have antioxidants?|

Cantaloupe?: Rockmelon is another name for cantaloupe in australia and new zealand. Unless you have some other melon in mind, the answer is yes, cantaloupe (or rockmelon) is a rich source of antioxidants. ...Read more

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Is canary melon healthy for babies?

Is canary melon healthy for babies?

Diet: It's fine, as long as your baby is old enough for solids, over 4 months. Remember to have it appropriately puréed, if feeding on a spoon. For finger food, make sure it's small enough not to choke on. And as always, introduce only one new food, every 3-5days. ...Read more

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Does too much melon like muskmelon make you fat?

Does too much melon like muskmelon make you fat?

Possibly: Cantaloupe (muskmelon) has 54.6 calories per cup. Too much of most foods could cause weight gain. It is a healthy food - eat in moderation. ...Read more

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Is water melon is good to improve sexuality power ?

Is water melon is good to improve sexuality power ?

Sex and Men: Nope. Absolutely not? Watermelon is 100% sugar. There is nothing that would affect one's sexual ability! ...Read more

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Is it safe to give my baby 6 months old melon?

Is it safe to give my baby 6 months old melon?

Melons for infants: As your infant is at an age that it is safe to introduce solid foods, it is fine to offer melon. I would make sure you purée it with a food processor or "baby bullet" to insure that it will be a texture that he/she can handle. I would try only this new food for 3-5 days to make sure there is no allergic reaction to it. You can continue other solid foods your infant has already been eating. ...Read more

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Does bitter melon really reduce the chances of diabetes?

Does bitter melon really reduce the chances of diabetes?

Can help treat it: I'm not aware of research showing bitter melon preventing diabetes (though it could) but studies show it can be beneficial in treating diabetes- see http://www.Diabetes.Co.Uk/natural-therapies/bitter-melon.Html
it will help best if combined with a healthy low-glycemic diet ; other herbs ; nutrients- see http://bit.Ly/1fuhuyp
if i had diabetes i would try a raw food diet- see http://bit.Ly/14ozp4j. ...Read more

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Help can bitter melon help lower triglycerides?

Help can bitter melon help lower triglycerides?

No: Be sure you do not have thyroid disease, drink only limited amounts of alcohol or none at all and exercise regularly. If you are overweight: loose weight. If they are really high, you may need medications under supervision.
Fish oil may help. ...Read more

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I wanted to know is bitter melon by capsules alternative to medication for type 2 diabetes?

I wanted to know is bitter melon by capsules alternative to medication for type 2 diabetes?

No: Bitter melon capsules are not alternatives to the allopathic medications, used for Diabetes Mellitus Type 2. Please make an appointment with your PCP and discuss. Thanks ...Read more

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Does bitter melon from Southeast Asia help diabetics by lowering blood sugar?

Does bitter melon from Southeast Asia help diabetics by lowering blood sugar?

Yes: Studies show bitter melon can be beneficial in treating diabetes- see http://www.Diabetes.Co.Uk/natural-therapies/bitter-melon.Html
It will help best if combined with a healthy low-glycemic diet & other herbs & nutrients- see http://bit.Ly/1fuhuyp
If i had diabetes i would try a raw food diet- see http://bit.Ly/14ozp4j ...Read more

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Had a 600 lbs 4 wheeler land on my upper outer thigh. Very large bruise the size of a melon. Swelling getting worse. Still very painful and hot?

Had a 600 lbs 4 wheeler land on my upper outer thigh. Very large bruise the size of a melon. Swelling getting worse. Still very painful and hot?

Go to ER: Rule out fracture of bone!
When a 600 pound 4 wheeler piece of metal lands on a human thigh bone with force think trauma. You have swelling pain heat. Go to ER Now! ...Read more

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When allergy season is around should I stay away from fruits that cross react like bananas, melons? I'm ok on other days when allergies aren't bad

When allergy season is around should I stay away from fruits that cross react like bananas, melons? I'm ok on other days when allergies aren't bad

OAS: OAS= oral allergy syndrome, also known as pollen food allergy syndrome. Allergy to pollen can cause oral itching when eating cross-reacting raw fruits and veggies, worse on days when pollen is high. OAS symptoms usually limited to mouth but some patients feel throat discomfort/tingling/itching. Don't necessarily need to avoid those foods, but be aware of your symptoms, take benadryl (diphenhydramine) if needed. ...Read more

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Can I change my lunch menu with fruits, like pineapple, melon, watermalon, pepaya,. they will save my stomach (My height 162cm and weight 121 pounds)?

Can I change my lunch menu with fruits, like pineapple, melon, watermalon, pepaya,. they will save my stomach
(My height 162cm and weight 121 pounds)?

Question: I am not sure what your question is. Fresh fruit is a healthy part of a good diet, but it needs to be balanced with fresh vegetables, clean protein, and healthy fat. Make food your best medicine! ...Read more

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What could cause craving for fruits such as banana, peaches , plums, nectarine, melon.I eat 6 large banana/day. Any deficiency. Can it causes problems.

What could cause craving for fruits such as banana, peaches , plums, nectarine, melon.I eat 6 large banana/day. Any deficiency. Can it causes problems.

Food preference.: Sounds like you are lucky to crave good things. This is not caused by any deficiency, but is a food preference. As long as you eat a balanced diet there is no problem with this. ...Read more

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Is there any evidence that bitter melon and cinnamon help to lower blood glucose level?

Is there any evidence that bitter melon and cinnamon help to lower blood glucose level?

Yes, see below:: Yes, there is evidence that both of these are effective in lowering blood sugar. Most of the studies on bitter melon are animal studies so more research is needed but many have found it effective- see http://tinyurl.com/zygunvx and look at the 2013 article it links to.
The evidence on cinnamon is more contradictory. Like all medicines, it helps some more than others: http://tinyurl.com/h8h29fj ...Read more