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How many grams of fat are in a pepper?

Very little: Green, red and yellow pepper has less than 1/2 gm of fat in a cup. ...Read more

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What causes a craving for black pepper?

What causes a craving for black pepper?

black pepper: I have a couple of educated guesses as to why you might be craving black pepper. The first may be related to black pepper's ability to raise serotonin levels. The second may be that if you have a deficiency for vitamins c or k, iron or potassium – that may be supplied through black pepper. ...Read more

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Is diet Mountain Dew healthier than dr pepper?

Is diet Mountain Dew healthier than dr pepper?

No to both: Neither would be considered healthy by any reasonable definition of the word.Mountain dew has more caffeine, which may be a problem for some people. ...Read more

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Is drinking lots of dr. Pepper unhealthy?

Is drinking lots of dr. Pepper unhealthy?

YES !: Regularly drinking soda has been linked to Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease, Diabetes, heart disease & metabolic syndrome. Other possible risks include: increased weight, decreased bone mineral density (BMD) obesity, erosion of tooth enamel, mineral depletion & dehydration. If it contains artificial sweeteners & is used daily, this is linked to a 3 fold ^ in dementia & stroke. ...Read more

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Best way to treat pepper burn?

Best way to treat pepper burn?

Cool butter: The active ingredient of a hot pepper burn is a colorless irritant phenolic amide c18h27no3 found in various capsicums that gives hot peppers their hotness and that is used in topical creams for its pain relief properties. This burning can be neutralized by butter fat applied to the skin or drinking whole or buttermilk. ...Read more

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Is cayenne pepper good for you?

Is cayenne pepper good for you?

Cayenne pepper, no: U have HX of Hyperthyroidism, imply hypertension ? Problem here is cayenne preparations have large amt of sodium. Thus pepper not bad, xtra sodium can be, depending on overall sodium intake. There R `studies' support benefit in digestion & Cholesterol&Cancer of Capsicum (in cayenne pepper) by groups interested in natural substances. Not large mainline studies, they R to sell meds, pepper too cheap ...Read more

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Does black pepper rclog your arteries?

Does black pepper rclog your arteries?

No: Pepper is not known to increase risk of heart or vascular disease. In fact substituting pepper for salt can be beneficial. ...Read more

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What are the nutritional values of a bell pepper?

What are the nutritional values of a bell pepper?

Bell pepper: Also called Sweet pepper, it has less calories and fats, has Capsaicin which has anti-bacterial & anti-carcinogenic, analgesic and anti-diabetic properties ,helps reduce cholesterol, rich in Vitamin C, Vitamin A and essential minerals (Iron, Copper, Zinc, Potassium, Selenium, Manganese, Magnesium, and the B-complex vitamins. ...Read more

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What are the health benefits of pepper tree leaves?

What are the health benefits of pepper tree leaves?

Pepper tree leaves: http://www.nutrition-and-you.com/black_pepper.html

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Do clove, date and black pepper cuts down cholesterol?

I will answer for : Cloves and black peppers. While these both have numerous health benefits, I have found no claims or studies that indicate that either cloves or black pepper reduce cholesterol levels. ...Read more

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Can eating a spicy pepper whole speed your metabolism?

Can eating a spicy pepper whole speed your metabolism?

Cayenne pepper: Extract , capsaicin has shown in some clinical trials to increase the metabolism and cause some weight loss. Therefore it is used in some diets to increase the metabolism and assist with weight loss. ...Read more

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How long does it take pepper sauce to leave your breastmilk ?

Pepper sauce: It should take about 12-18 hours, depending on how often you are expressing milk. ...Read more

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I got pepper sprayed and i swallowed some. What effects can this have?

I got pepper sprayed and i swallowed some. What effects can this have?

Not a thing: You probably swallow more hot peppers when you eat spicy food. Your body can handle the surplus pepper from the spray that you have ingested. ...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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What can drinking 4-5 cans of pop a day do to your body? Coke and dr pepper to be specific

What can drinking 4-5 cans of pop a day do to your body? Coke and dr pepper to be specific

A lot!: Regularly drinking soda has been linked to Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease, Diabetes, heart disease & metabolic syndrome. Other possible risks include: increased weight, decreased bone mineral density (BMD) obesity, erosion of tooth enamel, mineral depletion & dehydration. If it contains artificial sweeteners & is used daily, this is linked to a 3 fold ^ in dementia & stroke. ...Read more

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I know there are plenty of healthier options, but is diet soda (coke zero, diet dr pepper) actually bad for my health?

I know there are plenty of healthier options, but is diet soda (coke zero, diet dr pepper) actually bad for my health?

Yes: Regularly drinking soda has been linked to metabolic syndrome. increased weight, decreased bone mineral density (BMD) obesity, erosion of tooth enamel, mineral depletion & dehydration. If it contains artificial sweeteners & is used daily, this is linked to a 3 fold ^ in dementia & stroke. ...Read more

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