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Is it good n healthy to drink black rice water?

Is it good n healthy to drink black rice water?

Mumbo jumbo: Grains such as rice are generally good for you. There's a "pop" claim that "black rice" is a "superfood." on the evidence, it's simply a promotion targeting naive, well-meaning, health-conscious epole; ignore it. Drink the water if you like it. ...Read more

Dr. Chad Levitt
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When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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I'm 5months pregnanet I drinking 10 glasses of water&dissolve 2teaspoon glucon-D in a normal routine day, so is it any side effects of my baby and me?

I'm 5months pregnanet I drinking 10 glasses of water&dissolve 2teaspoon glucon-D in a normal routine day, so is it any side effects of my baby and me?

Why take Glucon?: If you are not diabetic it probably does not cause harm but it is not clear why you are taking Glucon-D. It is a highly concentrated Glucose supplement. There is not a clear health benefit of using this. If you are worried about low blood sugar discuss with your doctor so that testing can be done. Drinking juice or eating food would likely have more beneficial effects ...Read more

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My stomach gets big when drinking water or eating a meal what can I do I look really pregeant?

My stomach gets big when drinking water or eating a meal what can I do I look really pregeant?

Try smaller amounts: Try to vary how much you drink at one time to see if this improves the symptoms. Sometimes gentle exercise after eating or drinking can help with bloating. ...Read more

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I'm 4 months pregnate and I've had a headache for the past week I've been drinking lots of water, and I've tried Tylenol (acetaminophen) but nothing's helping.?

I'm 4 months pregnate and I've had a headache for the past week I've been drinking lots of water, and I've tried Tylenol (acetaminophen) but nothing's helping.?

Balanced diet: Don't take pain medications, they higher risk of miscariage, Maybe you don't eat enough food? Lack of glucose can cause headache, you lack glucose because the baby is taking glucose from your body for cell division. ...Read more

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Is it ok to drink hot water always?

Food Questions: Of course. If not billions of people who drink tea or coffee all of the time would be in trouble. ...Read more

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Is it ok to drink a gallon of water a day?

Is it ok to drink a gallon of water a day?

No harm: A little time consuming but no harm likely as long as your kidneys and heart are working fine. Not sure why you would want to do this however. Are you doing it because your body requires it (you are thirsty all the time?) if so then you might consider that you have diabetes or a rare condition called diabetes insipidus. However if this is just your choice, then you will do no harm. ...Read more

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Is it ok to drink water while fasting?

Yes: Water, black coffee or lime water are fine.

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Is it ok to drink lots of water if I have mild hydronephrosis?

Is it ok to drink lots of water if I have mild hydronephrosis?

Probably: In general, hydronephrosis is caused by either partial obstruction of the ureter or bladder, by reflux up the ureter from the bladder, or by large urine production.
Excessive fluid intake may exacerbate this condition. It is important to have an evaluation to understand its cause and to determine the best means of observing it for deterioration. ...Read more

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Hi is it ok to drink flavoured water after taking propranolol medicine?

Hi is it ok to drink flavoured water after taking propranolol medicine?

Flavored water: Depends on what you are flavoring it with. I would not put in too much gin say. ...Read more

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Is it ok to drink flavored water or do I have to drink plain water? I'm not a big water drinker unless its flavored.

Is it ok to drink flavored water or do I have to drink plain water? I'm not a big water drinker unless its flavored.

Yes, it's ok: There is no evidence of harm in any of the flavorings used - they are food colorings and occasionally things like spearmint or peppermint, and they have been around a long time without known harm. That being said, they are more expensive and there is no evidence that they do any good. Some flavored waters also have vitamins, which most people really don't need if they are on a healthy diet. ...Read more

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Is it ok to drink water the morning I need to get bloodwork done?

Fasting: Unless otherwise advised by your doctor, it is okay. ...Read more

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Is it ok to drink about a gallon of dr. Pepper everyday and little to no water?

Is it ok to drink about a gallon of dr. Pepper everyday and little to no water?

No: It is not ok to drink that much pop and very little if any water. Lots of sodium, sugars. Not enough clear water. ...Read more

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Is it ok to drink mineral water your whole life we live in egy and water is not clean so we drink the water in bottles (mineral water)is it safe?

Is it ok to drink mineral water your whole life we live in egy and water is not clean so we drink the water in bottles (mineral water)is it safe?

Water: Unfortunately, I can't comment on the quality of water in Egypt. For that matter, I can't comment on bottling quality in Egypt. Presumably your standards are reasonable enough. Rather than focus on things that you can't change, figure out variables that are under your control. ...Read more

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I have pre diabetes, is it ok to drink mineral water or carbonated water?

Yes: Sure but don't forget to exercise 45 minutes a day 5 days a week. ...Read more

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Is it ok to drink spearmint tea without sugar while pregnant? I enjoy drinking it twice a day.

Is it ok to drink spearmint tea without sugar while pregnant? I enjoy drinking it twice a day.

Yes: Spearmint tea sounds fine. Normal, healthy women do not have to alter their foods and drinks while they are pregnant, as long as the diet is a healthy, natural diet that doesn't contain items that aren't good for a developing baby (such as fish with higher mercury levels, undercooked meats, etc...). If one wants to avoid caffeine, one can be sure to buy only decaffeinated teas. ...Read more

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Is it ok to drink wAter immediately after a tiring exercise? .... They say it is bad for the heart. Is this true?

Is it ok to drink wAter immediately after a tiring exercise? .... They say it is bad for the heart. Is this true?

Water good!: Water is good for you. I don't know the reason behind that recommendation you speak of. ...Read more

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Is it ok to drink salt water to reduce painful period cramps and aches?

Is it ok to drink salt water to reduce painful period cramps and aches?

Never heard of that?: NSAID’s, SSRI’s, hormone meds, OTC meds containing diuretics, warm bath, heating pad, exercise & acupuncture are excellent for PMS / period. Avoid caffeine, chocolate, alcohol & salt. Get GYN eval to R/O underlying pathology. Consider omega- 3 fatty acids, magnesium (supplementation or through diet) or Black Cohosh with dr ok. Sipping Chamomile can dissipate pain. Ginger helps w nausea. ...Read more