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Why is cranberry juice good for you?

Why is cranberry juice good for you?

Yes: Cranberries contain proanthyocyanidins (PACs) which can help to prevent urinary tract infections (UTI's) in women with recurrent UTI's. They also have antioxidant, anti-inflammatory & anti-carcinogenic effects. Remember however that it is high in sugar. ...Read more

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Fruit Juice (Definition)

There is no indication for giving babies under one year of age fruit juices. Fruit juices do not contain the healthy nutrients that ...Read more


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Is wheatgrass juice good for lupus?

Is wheatgrass juice good for lupus?

No: There is no scientific evidence that it has any value for the conditions it is supposed to treat. ...Read more

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Is cranberry juice good for you?

Is cranberry juice good for you?

Can be: Has lots of vitamin c - which is a good thing - the acidity can help reduce frequency of urinary tract infections - but lots of cranberry juices have lots of calories and sugar which can be very bad for you. So, moderation and avoiding the sweetened juices seems the best way to enjoy. ...Read more

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Is drinking cranberry juice and Nopalina every day good for you? Please advise!

Nopalina: Flax seed is not controlled by the FDA therefore - no reliable clinical trial data or interactions http://nccam.nih.gov/health/flaxseed/ataglance.Htm ...Read more

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Is orange juice good for your heart?

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Is orange juice good for your heart?

Neutral: Not particularly. There is a lot of advertising with suggestions that calcium or potassium supplementation is heart healthy but be wary of the ad-men. Oj also contains a lot of calories. ...Read more

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Is grapefruit juice good to drink for the complexion?

Is grapefruit juice good to drink for the complexion?

Yes: Citrus in general is good for you - vitamin c is a wonderful vitamin and our diets are low in it. C helps with collagen formation which is the foundation for our skin - fights wrinkles. It also contains lycopenes which are wonderful anti-oxidants for the skin and the rest of the body. Our bodies are too acidotic from too much animal protein and c helps alkalinize to rebuild tissues and bones. ...Read more

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Is taking unfiltered apple cider vinegar good for your health? How much should I consume a day?

Is taking unfiltered apple cider vinegar good for your health? How much should I consume a day?

1-2 tbsp/ day..: Apple Cider Vineger has long histry if medicinal use. Recent new look on benefits points towards its anti inflammator, antibactetial effect . Lower blood sugar. By proces of fermentation ( Acetic acid) promotes good bacteria to thrive( pre- biotic). Acidic environmen is " unfriendly " to bactetia, yeast,... booster immunity.. Quility priduct ad " BRAGG " Apple cuder Vinegar with Mother- 1-2 tbsp ...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 drinking tropicana juice good for health?

Is drinking tropicana juice good for health?

Food Myths: Nope. There is no health benefit from drinking juice. This juice is 100% sugar calories. ...Read more

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Is it good for pregnancy to drink avocado juice everyday?

Is it good for pregnancy to drink avocado juice everyday?

Juice...: ...Is always inferior to the fruit or vegetable it was made from, as in making juice you always throw out the best part. Avocado is a reasonably good food, but it is high in fat and calories, so take care not to overdo it. ...Read more

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Is it a good idea to try cranberry supplements for diabetes?

Is it a good idea to try cranberry supplements for diabetes?

Homeopathic: Hi. The diabetic body is not suffering from a cranberry deficiency. As long as you do not expect cranberry supplements to accomplish anything medical, I suspect they will do no harm. There's a lot of homeopathic BS out there; just remember, NONE of it has has been shown to be safe & effective. We have wonderful drugs for diabetes, which with healthy life style reduce risk of diabetes complications ...Read more

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Is cranberry juice good for thyroid patient?

Is cranberry juice good for thyroid patient?

Thyroid and juice: it is no better, or worse, than apple, orange, or grapefruit juice. Follow your doctor's instructions on the treatment of your thyroid issues. ...Read more

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Is lemon juice good for gallbladder?

Is lemon juice good for gallbladder?

No effect: Lemon juice is neither good nor bad. It should have no specific effect (positive or negative) for your gallbladder. ...Read more

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Is the lemonade detox/cleanse good for you?

Is the lemonade detox/cleanse good for you?

Bad idea: You're planning to ingest nothing but lemon juice, maple syrup and cheyanne pepper for two weeks, right? The famous actress who did this lost weight, but this happens on any limited, boring diet. I suspect these protocols are invented as cruel pranks. Why not join a fitness club instead? You'll meet people who are healthy without being crazy. ...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 anjeer juice good for health?

Is anjeer juice good for health?

Yes: Figs of Anjeer. One large fig has 1.9 grams of dietary fiber - so this can help to prevent constipation. They contain Omega 3 & 6 fatty acids & phenol & may help to reduce heart disease. Fiber from pectin can assist with lowering cholesterol levels. ...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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