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Is honey good for you?

Is honey good for you?

Qualified yes: Honey is good for you in moderation - if you aren't diabetic or pathologically overweight. ...Read more

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Is honey green tea good for you?

Green tea is healthy: Adding small amt's of honey is fine. The linus pauling institute reported a study that suggested that green tea can assist with glycemic control. Studies show that the polyphenols in green tea have an anti-carcinogenic effect as well as leading to a reduced heart disease death rate. ...Read more

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Is tennesee honey whiskey good for a cough?

Is tennesee honey whiskey good for a cough?

Depends: Will it help your cough? Probably not. Will it taste good and perhaps be soothing? It might. ...Read more

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Is honey good for gastrtis?

Is honey good for gastrtis?

No, but tastes good: gastritis is best treated with medicines prescribed by your doctor. get endoscopy to be sure it isn't something else. See a GI doctor. Honey tastes good, but isnt a remedy. ...Read more

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How good is pure green tea for you?

How good is pure green tea for you?

The leaves contain: Antioxidant polyphenols. Studies show that the polyphenols in green tea have an anti-carcinogenic effect as well as leading to a reduced heart disease death rate. The linus pauling institute reported a study that suggested that green tea can assist with glycemic control. A study by maastricht university (holland) noted green tea has catechins ; caffeine w inhibition of o-methyl- transferase ; >>. ...Read more

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Is pumpkin pie good for you?

Not Black or White.: Some of the ingredients are healthy and others - not so much. For instance- how much lard is used in the crust? ...Read more

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Is green tea good for you?

Is green tea good for you?

As a 0-calorie drink: Green tea, without sugar, cream, or other calories in it, helps decrease the total amount of calories one eats or drinks in a day. This means the green tea substitutes for other food/drink that contains calories. If one continues to eat /drink other foods and drinks that contain calories, and is not using the green tea to substitute for some calories, then the tea will not help with fat reduction. ...Read more

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How healthy is peanut butter for you? Is it okay to have some for a snack with some fruit for maintaining weight?

How healthy is peanut butter for you? Is it okay to have some for a snack with some fruit for maintaining weight?

Peanut butter: It's a healthy snack. The fat/ cholesterol content in it - is not if much concern as latest research shows its healthy fat. Salt content is a concern but half to one tea spoon/day with fruits is good. Do not exceed more than two tea spoons/ day. ...Read more

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Is hummus good for you?

Is hummus good for you?

Hummus: Hummus is a great, healthy snack. The chickpeas are a good source of fiber and protein. It's a pita more people don't eat hummus. ...Read more

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Is hummus good for you?

Hummus: It is made from chick peas and is a healthy vegetable ...Read more

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Dr. John Chiu Dr. Chiu
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Is coconut oil safe for someone with a peanut allergy thank you very much for your time?

Dr. John Chiu Dr. Chiu
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Is coconut oil safe for someone with a peanut allergy thank you very much for your time?

Yes: Oil usually contains very little protein and thus even peanut-allergic people may tolerate peanut oil in most but not all instances. As for coconut, it is totally different from peanuts-- so don't worry be happy ...Read more

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Is peppermint tea good for you?

Is peppermint tea good for you?

Check out these: Links.Yes, it's safe and good for u. Take care! http://www.webmd.com/vitamins-supplements/ingredientmono-705-peppermint.aspx?activeingredientid=705;activeingredientname=peppermint. http://www.fitday.com/fitness-articles/nutrition/healthy-eating/why-you-should-be-drinking-peppermint-herb-tea-before-bed.html. ...Read more

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Is it a good idea to take chamomile tea for constipation?

Is it a good idea to take chamomile tea for constipation?

Not very effective: Camomile tea is not a very effective treatment for constipation. If you want to use some sort of tea, the best option is senna tea - senna is a plant alkaloid that softens the stool and 'irritates' the colon a bit making it contract. ...Read more

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Is garlic good for you?

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Is garlic good for you?

Garlic: Good for lot of things related to immune system, and especially for cholesterol. ...Read more

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I read online that chamomile tea is good for sinuses and is a good decongestant. Is this true?

I read online that chamomile tea is good for sinuses and is a good decongestant. Is this true?

Xylitol: Xylitol is a natural sugar and breaks up biofilm in the body. That's where germs multiply. It is found in a nasal spray called xlear (pronounced "clear") and in chewing gum called spry. Coughing is a way the body gets rid of mucus. Please see your doc to get a proper diagnosis. Peace and good health. Chamomile is used to relax, often good prior to sleep. ...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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Is apple butter good for you?

Is apple butter good for you?

Better than jelly: apple butter is very high in sugar and calories, making it a less healthy option. However, it is still healthier than jelly since it is made with whole apples and thus contains a small amount of fiber. ...Read more

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Is taking a local honey good for alergies ?

Is taking a local honey good for alergies ?

No: This is an old wives' tale. The pollens to which you're allergic are small (10-20 microns) and distributed by the wind. Flowers whose pollens are too heavy to be airborne have to be brightly colored to attract bees to cross-pollinate them. Thus, the pollens in honey are not the ones to which you're allergic; thus, there is no allergy benefit to eating local honey. ...Read more

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Is honey good for gastrtis?

No, but tastes good: gastritis is best treated with medicines prescribed by your doctor. get endoscopy to be sure it isn't something else. See a GI doctor. Honey tastes good, but isnt a remedy. ...Read more

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