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Natural Food Source For Nitric Acid
Nitric Acid is a powerful corrosive substance.
One has to be cautious in handling it.
What is the issue of lead oxalate?? what is the reason
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Use Neosporin?: Any damage to the epidermis is a potential area for infection. Neosporin is a good first aid intervention to help avoid bacterial infection. Things to be concerned about: if the area becomes painful, if the site expands or becomes swollen, or there is drainage. All of these might indicate a need for further intervention. ...Read more
When I was 2 yr old I got burned with nitric acid since that time white spots are spreading all over my body. Need a specialist doctor on acidic rec.
Be examined by derma: It would be best that you be examined by a dermatologist to determine the cause and treatment for the worsening white spots on your skin. ...Read more
Many sources: Hyaluronic acid (ha) is found in eyes, joints, skin and other areas. It is currently injected in joints, used in eye surgery, as well as wound healing and some cosmetis. Ha as a fountain of youth is still unproven scientifically. Oral supplements are available. Foods with ha include soy products, animal parts with cartilage (joints tendons, rooster combs), starchy root veg. & red grapes/wines. ...Read more
Folic acid: Folate (folic acid) is present in green, leafy vegetables, fruits, cereals, nuts, grains, and meats. Folic acid is the synthetic form of the vitamin that is included in supplements and food fortification. It has many of the same biologic effects as folate (folic acid) but is more bioavailable and therefore is relatively more effective. ...Read more
I've acid reflux&sometimes abdominal pain&diarrohea if I eat even so little spicy. Tuk omiprazole but no use. Suggest natural ways&foods of cure?
Gallbladder: Family history of gallstones? You might benefit from a gallbladder ultrasound. Avoid fatty foods and fried foods to see if it makes a difference. ...Read more
My eyesight is 0.25. what should I do to recover them naturally. Tell me some foods and other techniques. Thanks?
Many: Many, many foods give you natural energy. You can look up top ten superfoods such as salmon, blueberries, walnuts, and others. The key to energy is to get a wide variety of real whole plants each with various rich colors that grow naturally. A food like supplement cannot replace whole foods. ...Read more
Can be many.: There are many possible foods, especially herbs and spices, that can help. Ginger, for example, might be very helpful in relief of stress, like digestive stress. Garlic is also very helpful as it might kill many organisms that can cause sickness, another kind of stress. Water, fruits, and vegetables are very important in diet and well being. In fact, a balanced diet is likely best for this. ...Read more
Burn fat faster? Nah: There are few magic foods that "burn" calories no matter how many claims you hear or read. There is no substitute for exercise, portion control, & calorie restriction. That being said, you increase metabolism if you eat breakfast (versus not), avoid empty calories like alcohol & junk food, speed stomach emptying with small volume low fat meals. Avoid stimulants (caffeine), laxatives, fad diets. ...Read more
Herbs & supplements: At least 3 herbs have been proven in published studies to improve sperm count and motility: maca, tongkat ali & mucuna pruriens. There is also evidence that ginseng, ashwagandha and tribulus may be helpful. Reliable standardized extracts are available. Other nutrients like zinc & l-carntine/acetly-l-carnitine can help too. See http://www. Raysahelian. Com/fertility.Html for a summary of research. ...Read more
Probably not: Definitions of "natural food" vary. There's a huge amount of cultism and misguided emotion here. There's less tendency to overeat health food than processed food (though I often can't stop eating raising-and-peanuts). We couldn't feed our world without pesticides & fertilizers & these don't make food unhealthy -- I'm not going to argue here. Do your own thinking & decide who to trust. ...Read more
Food processing: When foods are processed, oftentime by heating, the proteins are frequently altered and rendered less allergenic. Such is the case in the oral allergy syndrome where various fresh fruits that when eaten raw cause oropharyngeal pruritus and/or swelling, if cooked or processed they are well tolerated without causing symptoms. ...Read more
Fats: Foods with Trans Fats & Saturated Fats are good to avoid. ...Read more
Sulfur powder: Sulfur powder dusted on the ankles is effective for repelling ticks and chiggers while walking in grass. Dryer sheets (like bounce) worn under the clothes can repel mosquitoes. ...Read more
How to increase your memorizing skills? And are there some natural food (easy ones) to help in such?
How much can you lower the pH of your urine by eating only acid-forming foods, and how long does it take?
Is xylitol a natural substance? I see it as an ingredient on some foods and am wondering if it is natural/safe. Thanks
Natural: It is a naturally occurring sugar alcohol found in some plants in small amounts. It is generally manufactured to use as a sweetener. It has some beneficial effects when used in place of other sugars in sweets and chewing gum, and has been shown to reduce cavities in several studies. ...Read more
My blood is super thin. When I get the smallest scrape, it bleeds like crazy! What foods naturally thicken my blood, & are there foods I should avoid?
Get a consultation: Coagulation is a very complex process. There are numerous causes of bleeding. You need to see a hematologist for an evaluation. ...Read more
GERD prevention: Avoid foods & behavior that delay stomach emptying &/or relax the lower esophageal sphincter--spicy, greasy food, mints, alcohol, tobacco, chocolate, tomato-based products, caffeinated & fizzy drinks, eating before bedtime. Lose weight. Elevate head of bed on blocks. Use otc acid blockers for relief (h2's: tagamet, zantac, (ranitidine) pepcid; ppi's: prilosec, prevacid, nexium...). ...Read more
Diet and gout: Tart cherry juice is effective; avoid organ meats; fatty meats and alcohol will aggravate gout. Avoid these. Also, drink at least 3 liters fluid per day - this may enhance uric acid excretion - and if you incline your diet successfully to mostly whole grain, fruit, and veggies, using egg white for protein, then your uric acid levels will come down. ...Read more
Uric acid diet: Tart cherry juice is effective; avoid organ meats; fatty meats and alcohol will elevate uric acid. Avoid these. Also, drink at least 3 liters fluid per day - this may enhance uric acid excretion - and if you incline diet successfully to mostly whole grain, fruit, and veggies, and nuts, using white fish and egg white for protein, then uric acid levels will come down. ...Read more
No, but why?: No there are no foods or activities that will help you increase Dht -- but, and much more importantly, why would a female want in increase her dht, and why do you even know your Dht level? Talk with your doctor -- don't experiment on your own. ...Read more