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Doctor insights on: Horseradish Mustard

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What nutrients or minerals are in mustard?

What nutrients or minerals are in mustard?

Several: Yellow prepared mustard is a good source of dietary fiber, iron, magnesium and phosphorus, and a very good source of thiamin, manganese and selenium. Be careful because it also contains a lot of sodium (like in salt) read more http://nutritiondata.Self.Com/facts/spices-and-herbs/215/2#ixzz20bcyi422. ...Read more

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Do mustard seeds have strong antimicrobial properties?

Do mustard seeds have strong antimicrobial properties?

Yes: Studies of mustard seed oils have shown anti-microbial functions against staphylococcus aureus and e. Coli. ...Read more

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Is putting mustard on top of turkey before cooking unhealthy?

Not at all: Sounds delicious. Be sure to cook the turkey all the way through — this is unrelated to mustard or any other seasoning. ...Read more

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My family cooks with mustard oil very often. Is this healthy oil to use ?

Ok: Vegetable oil in general is better.saffola sunflower or vegetable oil are better. Animal fat is not recommended ...Read more

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My boy is 10weeks old. Some of family members suggest me to massage his body 3-4times in a week with mustard oil. Is this hygienic or healthy practice?

My boy is 10weeks old. Some of family members suggest me to massage his body 3-4times in a week with mustard oil. Is this hygienic or healthy practice?

Seems healthy but...: This is a traditional ayurvedic practice. I am not an expert on ayurveda but have great respect for it. I am not aware of research on this, so modern science has little to say on this, but it seems safe. However, i would probably only do it twice a week and not use when it is hot out. See http://tips-for-lifestyle.Com/2011/12/18/body-oil-massage-body-massage-oils-mustard-oil-massage/. ...Read more

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Could I have gotten diarreha from my allergy to mustard?

Could I have gotten diarreha from my allergy to mustard?

May be.: Food allergy can cause diarrhea that is usually limited to exposure to the food to which you are allergic. If it happens over and over, you need to be evaluated for other reasons as well. ...Read more

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Is it ok to eat horseradish on your Arby's sandwich? I am only one month

Why not?: Your question was incomplete. You are "only one month"? I can't figure out that bit. But horseradish is not normally a problem, unless you don't like it. Why would it be for you? Here is a summary on the medical effects by NYU-Langone Medical Center, a great website on alternative medicines, where the .available evidence is summarized and analyzed for validity. ...Read more

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Does mustard help with cramps?

Does mustard help with cramps?

What kind?: Cramps with your period or leg muscle cramps? ...Read more

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Per serving how many calories does mustard have?

Per serving how many calories does mustard  have?

Essentially none: It is the solution that the mustard powder is mixed with that carries the calories. Overall in the usual manner of using prepared mustard, there are very few calories to worry about. ...Read more

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What is primacor? Does the mustard procedure work?

What is primacor? Does the mustard procedure work?

Congenital heart: Primacor (milrinone) is a drug given by intravenous infusion to increase contraction strength of the heart while reducing blood vessels' resistance to cardiac output. It's used in the hospital and for outpatient infusion therapy of advanced heart failure. Dr. Mustard developed his operation to treat congenital transposition of the great vessels. It was the standard of care for many years. ...Read more

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Is mustard oil good for lowering cholesterol levels?

Is mustard oil good for lowering cholesterol levels?

Mustard oil: There is no good scientific evidence that mustard oil has ANY beneficial effects. There are toxic effects in high dose to the heart. ...Read more

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Is mustard oil and sesame oil good for cooking? Are they healthy?

Is mustard oil and sesame oil good for cooking? Are they healthy?

Avoid mustard oil: Sesame oil is healthy and fine for cooking. However mustard oil should be avoided. Although it is widely used in asian cooking because of it's pungent taste it is not allowed to be imported into the United States because of concerns that it may have bad effects on the heart (cardiac toxicity). Mustard oil contains erucic acid which is the component felt to be cardio-toxic. ...Read more

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Can horseradish clear my sinus how am i suppose to use horseradish to clear my sinus thanks.

Horse radish fumes: It can give you temporary relief but it can also give you a headache.You can take a whiff or you can prepare it for a meal. Have a handkerchief handy. ...Read more

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My baby of three months has just been sick a mustard coloured bile... Is this a cause for concern??

My baby of three months has just been sick a mustard coloured bile... Is this a cause for concern??

Confusing post: We don't see bile unless someone has an intestinal blockage and throws up.That is an emergency issue.If you are asking about stool color it is not.Please start over and clarify what you are talking about. ...Read more

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Is there any way to make my hair grow faster ? I've heard about mustard, but i still need confirmation.

Is there any way to make my hair grow faster ? I've heard about mustard, but i still need confirmation.

Anything that will: Increase blood flow to your hair follicles should help, theoretically. Try massage, warm packs. You can try topical rogaine (minoxidil). Make sure it is not low thyroid. Recent reports that Botox injection help too. ...Read more