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Neutral: Mints can make your breath improved. The usually do add calories to your diet although this is small. If you use them regularly your should brush your teeth regularly but this is true whether you use mints or not. Handing them out is a good way to make friends and that is good for your psychological well being. ...Read more
Like other types of mint Ginger mint is often used for digestive disorders and also as an antiseptic, for fevers and headaches. See http://www. Herbalpedia. Com/mint, %20Ginger. Pdf
for more on Ginger mint and http://articles. Mercola. Com/sites/articles/archive/2013/10/14/peppermint-health-benefits. Aspx for information about the uses of mint in general. ...Read more
Allergy to mint: Yes you can be allergic to mint. You can be allergic to anything that has molecules big enough to bind to the reactive site on an antigen-presenting cell and capable of stimulating antibody production. Just sneezing when you eat peppermints is not a definite sign of allergy, though. Just as hot sauce opens your nasal passages, peppermint stimulates the nose chemically. ...Read more
No: Mint may cover up the harsh smell of whatever it is you are smoking but it is never a good idea to smoke at all. The mint will not protect you from the harm being done by smoking. If you cannot tolerate the smoke unless it is mint flavored, then this is a good time to consider quitting. ...Read more
Possibly irritant: Anytime you are inhaling some form of smoke into your airway it has potential to be a respiratory irritant. Why chance it? ...Read more
Normal: The flavoring of the gum coats your taste buds and has to be overcome by the food you are eating. So you will have a strange taste for awhile. ...Read more
Here are some. ..: From what described, though not quite clear, I guessed you've experienced few annoying drops of urine dripping out of your penis after zipping in. This phenomenon is called postvoid dribbling, which commonly happens to the elderly men but to few young too. To help such, you need to milk your urethra by wiping and pressing your urethra from way behind the sac toward penile tip for 2-4 x until dry. ...Read more
This may seem odd but my burps taste like mints and I have had no mints?? What could be causing this?
Hello, from two or three days my food is not digesting correctly I use mint coffe after food plz suggest some medicine or give me household advise?
Many benefits: Peppermint tea has many benefits:it reduces gas, bloating & nausea & helps abdominal & menstrual cramps. It can help headaches, relieve lung & sinus congestion & help asthma.It's antimicrobial & good for dental health (thus used in toothpaste). It stimulates the mind yet also has a calming effect. The main precaution is that it can aggravate reflux/heartburn. www. Herbwisdom. Com/herb-peppermint. Html. ...Read more
Food flavoring: Basil, mint, and other spices add flavor to food as well as life; enjoy them! ...Read more
Use gum or mints made with xylitol. Xylitol is a natural sugar so it tastes good and is safe for diabetics, however the decay causing bacteria in you mouth can't digest it so they are killed off and your mouth is healthier. Look in the health food section of your supermarket or in your local health food stores.
Keep it away from your dog. ...Read more
Do not worry!: Eating once, do not worry! Do no eat again! ...Read more
Ask your Ortho: You really should need very little and not on a regular basis. The most difficult period is the beginning as your mouth gets used to the new brackets and wires. I'm sure your orthodontist can supply you with some. If something continues to bother you or acts up in the future, it might require a slight adjustment. This is not unusual. ...Read more
Where can I find a toothpaste that has no mint and mint related items, but not baking soda either?
When I was anger my BP 167/90 and then after taking rest for 5 mints BP 131/81. Is the normal behaviour of BP?
I have had this for 4 months I get this pain in my upper back and it leads me to stop breathing for 2-3 mints it really hurts.?
What is Cause?: Did you have an injury like lifting something and feeling a strain or pull in your back? Do you have fever or cough? A muscle strain can cause this so moist heat, massage and stretching should help-consider physical therapy. Pain breathing, shortness of breath kind of pain would be a visit to you doctor for evaluation. ...Read more
Have an issue with gagging and dry heaving. Constantly have to chew a mint to keep the sensation controlled. Any idea on the cause?
See MD: Pregnant? Always to be considered, if you have been having sex. May have inflammation of stomach, ulcer, inflammation of esophagus, reflux of stomach content into esophagus. This is aggravated by mints, coffee, alcohol, some meds, fatty foods, and other factors. Could be another cause. Need to see md, get examined. ...Read more