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Doctor insights on: Natural Sources Of Caprylic Acid

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What grocery stores can I buy caprylic acid?

Caprylic acid: I can't advise of what specific stores to shop at but it can be purchased on-line. ...Read more

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Which is the best recommended plant based caprylic acid?

Which is the best recommended plant based caprylic acid?

Caprylic acid: Both coconut oil & palm oil contain 6-8% caprylic acid. The seeds of another latin american plant, c. Pulcherrima, (aka lythraceae) contain 70-94% caprylic acid (depending on source consulted). However, commercial availability in the us of latter source is uncertain. Caprylic acid is used in parenteral nutrition & reportedly can be used against candida fungus & some bacteria. Ask doc b4 using. ...Read more

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What is the best recommended plant based caprylic acid please?

Coconut: Just eat coconut oil. It is very high in caprylic acid. You can cook with it as well as add it to your food. ...Read more

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Natural remides for acid reflux?

Natural remides for acid reflux?

Ginger!: First try to figure out what is giving you the acid reflux.
Type of foods? What time id it worse? Is it associated with meals? Activity? Does it get better when you eat? Seeing a dr? Has h.Pylori been ruled out? Weight issues?
Assuming all this has been done a couple of tips: fresh cut ginger┬┤root, about 1 tsp, pour boiling water over it, 1 cup, simmer 10 min, add juice from 1/2 lemon, sip. ...Read more

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What is a natural source of hyaluronic acid?

What is a natural source of hyaluronic acid?

Animal joints: This acid is found in animal joints and connective tissue. Make a soup of chicken with bones and skin in the broth.
You'll need magnesium to aid in making your own hyaluronic acid so eat some leafy greens with your soup. ...Read more

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What can you do to stop acid reflux naturally?

What can you do to stop acid reflux naturally?

Difficult to do: You can try but nothing works very well other than antacids. Avoid stomach irritants like spicy foods, aspirin, motrin, coffee and alcohol in order to avoid aggravating the damage caused by the acid. ...Read more

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Can there be any way to naturally cure acid reflux?

Can there be any way to naturally cure acid reflux?

Life style modificat: Yes by life style modification it may help
change your eating habits
1 after eating wait 2t0 3 hours before going to bed or lying down
2 avoid mint, cocolate, alcohol, smoking and chewing tobaco, onions and caffeine
3 avoid spicy foods, tomatoes, oranges,
4 avoid large fatty meals and eat small frequent meals, don't over eat
5loose some weight if you are over weight and avoid wearing tight clothings. ...Read more

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What is the natural food sources of hyaluronic acid?

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

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I have acid reflux. Can I cure this with natural ingredients?

I have acid reflux. Can I cure this with natural ingredients?

No: There is no "cure" for reflux. Symptoms can be controlled with medications. "natural" ingredients may work if they contain acid neutralizers. However if you are a chronic reflux sufferer then you should seek medical attention. ...Read more

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What is the natural way to increase the hyaluronic acid in the body?

What is the natural way to increase the hyaluronic acid in the body?

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

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Natural ways to help acid reflux when your medication ain't working?

Natural ways to help acid reflux when your medication ain't working?

Consider GI: If omeprazole or other "proton pump inhibitor" drug class not work, talk to GI doc, rv proper use (take first thing a.m. followed by decent meal 30-60min later: don't skip breakfast or take w meal). Life style chgs e.g. avoid mint, coffee, alcohol, chocolate and smoking, no late snacks, decrease size of meals, weight reduce, avoid fatty foods. saliva may helps reduce symptoms. Happy to consult
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What kind of drinks do you recommend to settle acid reflux naturally.

What kind of drinks do you recommend to settle acid reflux naturally.

Should be treated: Gerd is common--present in about 70 million americans. As such, there are easy solutions if you have just symptoms. If however you have inflammation due to gerd, this can be progressive & needs to be controlled. Start with behavior & diet changes (see prior healthtap answers), add acid-blocker medications (either h2-blockers or ppi's). Get evaluated, especially if atypical, chronic &/or worsening. ...Read more

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Please help! What is the natural way to get the enough hyaluronic acid for our body?

HYALURONIC ACID: THERE IS NO NATURAL WAY OF GETTING ENOUGH HYALURONIC FOR YOUR BODY.
WHY DO YOU WANT IT ANYWAY? ...Read more

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Can you please describe the effective natural herbs and vegetables for curing acid reflux?

Not really cure: The best way to deal with reflux is to first make sure you don't have another cause (h. Pylori, obesity, diet) and if not, you can start by limiting your intake before bed. Avoiding acidic foods, and placing your bed on an angle (take the feet or wheels off the foot of the bed). Some herbal treatments are licorice lozenges and aloe liquid. ...Read more

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What foods are high in folic acid naturally?

What foods are high in folic acid naturally?

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

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What juices are natural sources of folic acid?

What juices are natural sources of folic acid?

Citrus Juices: Many fruits (and their juices) are good sources of folic acid, but citrus fruits are highest with orange juice in the lead.
Other folate-rich fruit juices: grapefruit, grapes, banana, cantaloupe, papaya, & strawberries.
Beet, spinach, & carrot juice make good choices too.
These foods as regular solids provide folate of course in the diet as well. ...Read more

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What can be done to stop an acid and gastric reflux attack quickly and naturally?

What can be done to stop an acid and gastric reflux attack quickly and naturally?

Apple slice, sit up: Sit upright, don't recline. Some people swear by a slice of peeled apple eaten slowly, others take raw unfiltered apple cider vinegar. Ginger also helps some people. Good luck. ...Read more

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Will hyaluronidase also dissolve my body's natural hyaluronic acid? If no, has there been extensive research to verify, including the lower lid area?

Will hyaluronidase also dissolve my body's natural hyaluronic acid? If no, has there been extensive research to verify, including the lower lid area?

Should not: Usually would undo injected medication. Use under the eye works but must be done very carefully be experienced doctor to avoid injection into vessels. ...Read more

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What natural foods contain folic acid?

What natural foods contain folic acid?

Lots of them!: Green leafy veges, aparagus, citrus, avocado, broccoli, beans, seeds, nuts, beets, carrots, corn, squash. ...Read more

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What are natural ways to get rid of acid reflux?

What are natural ways to get rid of acid reflux?

Change your eating: If you smoke stop. Limit caffeen to 24 oz a day. Avoid acidic liquids, food, and aspartamine. Elivate the head of your bed. Avoid carbinated beverages. Sometimes avoiding yeast and wheat can also help. You can try a histamine blocker such as zantac (ranitidine) otc 150mg bid or Prilosec 20mg daily. If your symptoms last more than 2 weeks see your doctor. ...Read more

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What are the natural remedies for acid reflux?

What are the natural remedies for acid reflux?

Correct the causes: A natural approach to reflux addresses the causes ; can actually cure it, as opposed to drugs that treat symptoms but don't cure ; can have serious side effects. This involves dietary changes, correcting imbalances of intestinal flora and often actually taking hydrochloric acid! I don't have nearly enough space here but go to http://bit. Ly/1a5tjaf for a detailed free ebook with all the details! ...Read more

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Can you name some natural remedies for acid reflux?

Can you name some natural remedies for acid reflux?

Life style modificat: Yes by life style modification it may help
change your eating habits
1 after eating wait 2t0 3 hours before going to bed or lying down
2 avoid mint, cocolate, alcohol, smoking and chewing tobaco, onions and caffeine
3 avoid spicy foods, tomatoes, oranges,
4 avoid large fatty meals and eat small frequent meals, don't over eat
5loose some weight if you are over weight and avoid wearing tight clothings. ...Read more

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Can stomach acid production be reduced naturally over time?

Can stomach acid production be reduced naturally over time?

Healthy lifestyle.: Gerd affects over 50% of the us population. Water increases stomach ph by 4 after 1 minute. Avoid overeating, smoking, eating just before strenuous exercise, high fat foods (fried food, cream sauces), spicy foods, acidic foods irritating an inflamed esophagus (oranges, tomatoes), eating less than 3 hours before lying down, being overweight.
Chamomile/ fennel tea, ginger candy, apple
products help. ...Read more

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What are the best tips to naturally cure heartburn (acid reflux)?

What are the best tips to naturally cure heartburn (acid reflux)?

Get checked...: Acid indigestion is commonly related to acid reflux caused by the back flow of stomach contents into the esophagus. Its caused by a number of factors and if symptoms are frequent and chronic like yours, potentially serious problems may exist and evaluation by a gastroenterologist is warranted. Natural remedies entail diet and lifestyle modifications. Good luck! ...Read more

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I have been on allopurinol for over 40 years.... Is there a natural way to take out uric acid from the body?

I have been on allopurinol for over 40 years.... Is there a natural way to take out uric acid from the body?

Not that I know of: However, if not done, need to cut down on uric acid intake i.e. No beer, cut down red meat, no caffeine, and search your meds for a cause. Sometimes it is a medicine like long term htcz (hydrochlorothiazide). Also, kidney disease increases chances of gout. ...Read more

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I have a weak bladder does amino acids help, unable to stop immediate need to go. What is natural to take?

I have a weak bladder does amino acids help, unable to stop immediate need to go. What is natural to take?

Urge incontinence?: First see the doctor for a urine test to make sure it isn't infection. Then conc. Cranberry may help bacteria from sticking to bladder walls and forming biofilms. Schedule voiding. Do not wait longer than 4 hours while awake, if possible. Practice Kegel exercises daily. Squeeze the muscles involved in stopping your urine when you do not need to void. Do not hold it if you do. Meds help urge incont ...Read more

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Is there a natural remedy I could get for acid reflux?

Is there a natural remedy I could get for acid reflux?

Diet diet diet: Follow a reflux diet stay away from caffeine and nicotine, don't eat 3 hrs before bed, place 2 brick under the head board of your bed to prevent nocturnal symptoms. ...Read more

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I recently developed acid reflux does anyone know a natural remedy at home or I can buy to help?

Bland diet & avoid: Acidic or acid causing foods. Don't smoke. Avoid caffeine, spicy foods & alcohol, fatty & fried foods. Small, frequent meals rather than gorging drink lots of water, dilutes acid. Try luke warm camomile or fennel tea. Aloe juice, not very pleasant, but natural & taken before meals. Teaspoon or 2 baking soda for rapid relief. Discuss with your dr, always worth considering meds. Good luck. ...Read more

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Which digestive enzyme brand is better for acid reflux issue and digestive problems: swiss natural or jamieson?

Neither: Gerd or acid reflux disease results in irritation of the lower aspect of the esophagus resulting in changes in the lining (barrett's), some having scarring and difficulty swallowing, lung problems, and abdominal pain. Digestion should not be affected, and there should be no reason to take any enzymes unless you have other problems such as with your pancreas. ...Read more

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What are some natural altrenatives to taking prescription drugs for acid reflux because allt he drugs really upset my GI tract?

What are some natural altrenatives to taking prescription drugs for acid reflux because allt he drugs really upset my GI tract?

Alternatives GERD: A good alternative daily recipe for acid reflux:
1/4 tsp baking soda
1 tbsp honey
2 tbsp aloe vera juice
1/8 tsp virgin coconut oil
in 4 oz of water.

Ginger is also good for promoting digestion.

Of course, avoiding things that worsen reflux such as caffeine, fatty foods, chocolate, alcohol or nicotine is key as well. ...Read more

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What's a safe natural way to help my 8 month old son with acid reflux? My son was diagnosed with acid reflux when he was just a month old. He has been on Zantac for it but I'm all about doing things natually. He is on organic soy formula. Any suggestions?

Look at his diet: Consider what he eats/drinks and whether he could be sensitive/allergic. Some babies do better off soy and cow's milk, sometimes eliminating both can be helpful. Positioning upright after feeds can be tough when they want to move at this age, but you can try. I personally find herbal blends like those used for colic containing chamomile, fennel or ginger to be useful. ...Read more

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Does intake of natural folic acid help in conception?

Does intake of natural folic acid help in conception?

No: Folic acid, AKA folate (folic acid) (vit B9), is recommended for all women wanting to get pregnant -- 0.4mg (400mcg) daily, which is important for preventing birth defects like spina bifida. Women w/ a hx these disorders should take 10x that amt daily -- 4mg (4000mcg) through the 3rd month of pregnancy. It won't affect fertility, chances of conception/twins, or periods. Can help with anemia. ...Read more

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Can there be a natural remedy to stop a cough due to acid reflux?

Can there be a natural remedy to stop a cough due to acid reflux?

Non-medicinal....: Some patients with gerd are helped by placing bricks under the foot of the bed so that they are sleeping somewhat upright. This lessens the amount of reflux by using gravity to their advantage. ...Read more