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How does food affect your voice?

How does food affect your voice?

2 ways: Foods which are acidic or spicy can directly damage the voice box, and contribute to hoarseness. Other foods, like high fat foods, caffeine, and others, can contribute to reflux. Acid reflux is a very common cause of vocal cord problems. ...Read more

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How does diet affect your nose health?

How does diet affect your nose health?

Nose problem: Diet affects everycell in your body and thay is why a healthy lifestyle with a healthy diet is so important. If you are having a problem with your nose, then call your doctor for an examination as to the cause of the problem and receive proper treatment. ...Read more

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How does acidic or spicy food affect your throat? Can you permanently damage your throat?

How does acidic or spicy food affect your throat? Can you permanently damage your throat?

Throat damage: Healthy acidic or spicy foods do not damage your throat or usually affect your throat adversely. Sometimes a person has a sensitivity or allergy to a certaiq food or spice and that can cause a problem in that specific individual. ...Read more

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How does fatty food affect your health?

How does fatty food affect your health?

Good fat from: things like olive oil, coconut oil, eggs,etc.is good for you. Bad fat such as that in packaged food called "transfat"is bad for you because it's really foreign to the body. Please avoid low fat diets. We need good fat for a feeling of satiety and to nourish our brain and nerves. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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How does drinking affect your lungs?

How does drinking affect your lungs?

Slows breathing: Alcohol is a brain depressant - it causes a part of the brain called the medulla to slow heart rate and depress breathing. In severe alcohol poisoning people can literally stop breathing. Alcohol however has not direct toxicity to the lungs themselves. Always drink in moderation. ...Read more

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How does sushi affect your brain?

How does sushi affect your brain?

Probably doesn't: Most food choices have little impact on health. Despite the "pop" wisdom that fish is "brain food", I'm not aware of its being anything more than a good source of protein. Ironically, Japan -- home of sushi -- suffered a grisly epidemic of fish-borne mercury poisoning with horrible brain damage from a corrupt corporation dumping mercury waste into the sea. ...Read more

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How much does your diet affect your well-being?

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How much does your diet affect your  well-being?

Diet & health: Significantly, especially adequate proteins & carb's. & essential fatty acids from fruits & vegetables, & omega from seafood. ...Read more

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How does your diet affect your skin health?

How does your diet affect your skin health?

Diet and Skin: All living human cells, including skin require protein, carbohydrates, fat, vitamins and minerals among other various nutrients to function normally, so a healthy, well rounded diet is needed for this. A multi-vitamin may be helpful if your diet is lacking or poor. ...Read more

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How does your diet affect your eye health?

How does your diet affect your eye health?

Diet is important: There has been much research done that shows your diet is directly related to your eye health. High fat diets have been linked to age-related macular degeneration (amd). Smoking is also a risk factor for amd. Certain nutrients have been shown to be helpful in patients with amd. You should consult with a retina specialist to determine if you should be taking certain eye vitamins. ...Read more

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How does your diet affect svt?

How does your diet affect svt?

A few possibilities: Most SVT ("supraventricular tachycardia") episodes are unrelated to diet. There's an inherent abnormality in the way electricity is initiated or conducted in the heart. Occasionally, it can be set off by caffeine or alcohol, though this is much less common than you might think. Rarely, acid reflux can be a trigger for svt; in these patients, any food causing heartburn may be a culprit. ...Read more

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How does diet affect your metabolism?

How does diet affect your metabolism?

Numerous ways: Your metabolism can be affected by your diet in many ways. A poor or imbalanced diet can slow your metabolism by not providing your body with all the necessary nutrients to function. A diet high in processed foods can be more difficult to digest, taking more energy and thus affecting your metabolism. Finally, fasting or skipping meals will slow metabolism as your body tries to conserve energy. ...Read more

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How does salt affect your health?

How does salt affect your health?

Effects of salt: We all need some sodium as part of a healthy diet. Up to 80% of what you need is already there in the food you eat. Excess salt though has been associated with high blood pressure and cardiovascular disease. Here is a more comprehensive article to help you: http://www.Kidneydoctorbradenton.Org/2013/04/diet-for-patients-with-kidney-disease.Html. ...Read more

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How does smoking affect your lips?

How does smoking affect your lips?

Badly: Smoking affects "lip lines" in two ways: 1. The repetitive movement around the lips as a result of puckering repetitvely can lead to vertical lines around the mouth. 2. More importantly, smoking can lead to elastic fiber and collagen degeneration in the skin, which as a result, can lead to sagging and wrinkling of the perioral skin. ...Read more

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How exactly does histamine work or affect your health?

How exactly does histamine work or affect your health?

Histamine: Is natural chemical responsible for allergic reactions in the body. When exposed to allergens, histamine is producd, hence antihistamines are used to defend against complications. ...Read more

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How does antihistamine affect your ability to hear?

How does antihistamine affect your ability to hear?

Not directly: Allergies can cause eustachian tube dysfunction (etd). Etd can cause fluid build up in the middle ear which can dampen the hearing. See your ENT for evaluation of your hearing and treatment if you suspect such a problem. Best wishes. ...Read more

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How does caffeine affect your digestive health?

How does caffeine affect your digestive health?

Many ways: Caffeine is a diuretic, making you urinate frequently to get rid of the toxin "caffeine" which actually more often leeds to constipation and associate hemorrhoidal problems, rectal itching and bleeding. ...Read more

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How does not exercising affect your health?

How does not exercising affect your health?

Research has shown-: -that exercise will keep U healthier & live long, keeps Ur mind sharp, & is good 4 Ur heart. But also U have 2 take into account Ur family history. Bad genetics R very important. If there is a strong history of heart disease, short lifespans, make it more important 2 exercise. Also it is good 4 blood pressure. ...Read more