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Is It True That Smelling Foods Like Mint Curbs Your Appetite
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Unclear: I researched your question and discovered that ampalaya has many biologically active components with many reported medical uses but i didn't find anything that either supported or refuted the claim that it specifically raises bp. ...Read more
My gas smells like rotten eggs. I stay away from foods that produce this odor. All foods give me this smell, so a food journal is worthless. Plz help?
Hydrogen sulphide: is a byproduct of bacterial breakdown of food i the colon and solving that issue can be problematic. Refer to this site for more information: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1727181/ Probiotics also are purported to be of benefit. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Is overripe plums ok to eat? I ate it and it is very sweet and soft. are there any bad effects or can cause weight gain due to sweetness?
Chinese food: it depends on what dish you are eating some contain high carbs and sugars. a lot of Chinese food contains soy sauce or MSG which has a lot of sodium which can increase your blood pressure. Not to waffle but it really depends on the dish and the restaurant ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Apple cidar vinegar is said to aid in fat loss because of its acidic content. What can I add to it to make it taste better? The taste is awful alone.
Don't bother: The fact that apple cider vinegar is promoted for pretty much everything should lead you to the obvious conclusion. It tastes bad, it's natural, and it's safe -- the perfect make-believe treatment. There is no substitute for getting back into the fitness-focused lifestyle you enjoyed as a teen, making friends with gym folks, and dieting. Best wishes. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Yes, because...: ... People eat more of them and get fat. This time, the obvious explanation is the correct one. There's nothing magic about the carbs being "refined". You're in the prime for physical fitness & it's smartest when you're food-shopping to pick up things you aren't likely to overdo (good advice for all of us) good luck. ...Read more
Why is it i never crave chocolate or sweet things but crave brown bread, pasta,rice or potatoes. is there any reason as most people crave sugary stuff?
Can eating spicy foods such as very hot salsa really cause/make you more likely to have bad dreams or is that an old wives' tale?
It is possible: Depending on when spicy foods are consumed, it is possible to affect dreams. if consumed near bedtime (in fact consuming significant portions of most foods near bedtime) can affect dreams. this effect likely stems from physiological digestive processes and the influence of spicy food on the body. These physical changes can then be interpreted and integrated into dream cycles, sometimes negatively ...Read more
Charcoal & Probiotic: Short answer is try charcoal to absorb foul gas and probiotics to help normalize flora (Saccharomyces boullardii is best, try to include). Many other things you can do to help Crohn's. ...Read more
Tasting sour milk beer taste when eating does that happen with IBS problem or maybe when your preg?
Is there something wrong with a person that has animalistic urges, craves meat, can smell blood really well and subconsciously acts like a dog?
Everything in uncles house smell funny. food tastes like that smell. soured smell, musty, or idk. Why? Is it dangerous to eat crackers from him?
SMELLY HOUSE!: Hello~ answering that question goes way beyond my capabilities, since you are asking me to guess the cause of a smell 2000mi away ! Common sense ! Look for the dead animal in the ventilators, chimney, anywhere they can crawl in for heat. LIKELY due to damp. Check attic, ceilings floors under carpets, window edges. Empty fridge? I wouldn't eat at your uncles place. Would you? ...Read more