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What are the negative health effects of cardamom?

What are the negative health effects of cardamom?

Depends.: A person can be allergic to any food, inc. spices. That is a possible negative effect. Cardamom's risks, benefits in dosages higher than that found in food are not known as there has been little research. There is the possibility that it, in high doses, can cause a "gall bladder attack," if you have gallstones. In the normal amounts used in foods, there is no apparent problem with this spice. ...Read more

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What are negative health effects of bad posture?

What are negative health effects of bad posture?

See below: When we are using optimal posture, we allow our muscles, bones, ligaments and even organs to work optimally. Muscles are meant to have an optimal length at which they work most efficiently. When they are overstretched or shortened by poor posture, they do not work efficiently and pain often results. When the joints are not in good position, excessive pressures result which cause wear and tear. ...Read more

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What are the negative health effects of statin drugs?

What are the negative health effects of statin drugs?

Statins: read this: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/high-blood-cholesterol/in-depth/statin-side-effects/art-20046013

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Addicted to cornflour. Any negative health effects?

Addicted to cornflour. Any negative health effects?

Lots of calories: As well as the underlying psychological issues related to the pica. In addition, there may be some adverse effects on the absorption of vitamins and other essential nutrients. There is often some underlying trauma issue that leads to the compulsive ingestion of non-food substances, including clay, other kinds of dirt, ice and things like corn flour. I would suggest a mental health evaluation. ...Read more

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What negative health effects of smoking mint leaves are there?

What negative health effects of smoking mint leaves are there?

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

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Which are the positive and/or negative side effects of taking a multivitamin?

Which are the positive and/or negative side effects of taking a multivitamin?

Controversial: If you are not pregnant or not old, there doesn't seem to be any benefit of taking a multivitamin if you get enough sun, eat wild salmon and lots of fruits, vegetables, nuts, beans, and seeds. If you are deficient and you can't eat certain foods, they can be beneficial. Take too much and they can be harmful. Avoid pills whenever possible. If you take, the the brand matters. ...Read more

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What are the negative and positive health benefits of taking biotin supplements?

What are the negative and positive health benefits of taking biotin supplements?

Waste of money: If you don't have a biotin deficiency, which is very uncommon, taking a biotin supplement will do nothing for you. Biotin is needed for healthy hair and nails but it will not improve them if there is no deficiency. As it is water soluble, the body will not even store it so it offers no long-term benefit. ...Read more

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What are the real health benefits of total alcohol abstinence?

What are the real health benefits of total alcohol abstinence?

Controvertial: There are some reports of "mderate drinking is good for health". I am not a beliver in this issue, since moderate drinking is considered 2 drink daily by a man and 1 drink for a women in a day. American college of physician tells us not to encourage daily drinking. But abstinenece also not sure is a better choice. Very controvertial! ...Read more

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What are the negative health effects of carbon monoxide?

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What are the negative health effects of carbon monoxide?

Hurts O2 delivery: Carbon monoxide acts by keeping red blood cells from picking up oxygen so it hurts you by starving the body for oxygen. Once the co separates off the red cell it starts working again and theprocess stops. If the lack of oxygen was severe enough to cause damage to parts of the body it will take time for that to be repaired, but otherwise there shouldn't be long-term problems. ...Read more

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What are the negative and positive effects of drinking soda?

What are the negative and positive effects of drinking soda?

Many serious effects: Soft drinks are arguably the worst thing you can eat & right up there with smoking for least healthy thing you can do.Not only are they loaded with sugar, it's esp. Bad high fructose gmo corn syrup.Diet sodas are just as bad for you! sodas increase risk of heart disease, diabetes etc.The only positive is momentary pleasure. See http://texasfarmersmarket.Org/the-hazards-of-drinking-soda/ & comment:. ...Read more

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Positive and negative effects of marajuana?

Positive and negative effects of marajuana?

+ and -: Improvement of chronic pain is a positive. Negative effects include anxiety, paranoia, memory problems, disorientation, depression, sleepiness, "a-motivational syndrome" ...Read more

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Are there any negative health effects of breastfeeding?

Are there any negative health effects of breastfeeding?

Breast feeding perks: For baby: improved immunity, superior brain & eye development, fewer allergies & GI problems, enhanced cognitive functioning, reduced risk of obesity/all obesity related diseases, etc. etc. etc. etc. Mother loses weight faster, saves time, money and environmental resources, bonds more readily, reduces risk of breast & ovarian cancer, and risk of multiple systemic diseases. Risks are minuscule. ...Read more

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Are there any proven negative side effects to drinking excessive amounts of diet coke?

Are there any proven negative side effects to drinking excessive amounts of diet coke?

Probably: Some data has suggested a link between diet soda consumption and metabolic syndrome, a constellation of findings associated with increased cardiovascular risk (i.e. Heart attacks and strokes). Excessive amounts of many things often have negative consequences and as a general rule i recommend using moderation as a guiding principle. ...Read more

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What are health effects of cinnamon?

What are health effects of cinnamon?

Many good benefits: Cinnamon might be best known for significantly lowering blood sugar and can reduce it 18-29%, but is also a potent anti-oxidant, good anti-inflammatory and lowers cholesterol 12-26%. It is also a broad-spectrum anti-microbial. For more information see http://www.Whfoods.Com/genpage.Php?Tname=foodspice&dbid=68. ...Read more

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What are the long term negative effects of caffeine consumption?

What are the long term negative effects of caffeine consumption?

Not that we know of: Actually, as drugs go, caffeine consumption seems to be relatively safe (i guess this is why so many of us use it). In some people excess caffeine (more than 500mg/day) may cause elevated blood pressure but, in general, most studies suggest that it is safe, even in moderate amounts. There is even a small study that shows the more caffeine one drinks, the less risk of parkinson's disease. ...Read more

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