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Olive Leaf Liquid
How can excess of extra virgin olive oil makes me fat if its a light liquid, I cant understand how can this makes me gain weight...
Calories: If you learn anything about diet try to understand the concept of caloric density. Water is a light liquid with no calories, olive oil has 119 cal/tbsp. If you consume more calories than you need/burn off you gain weight. Consumption of 1 extra tbsp/day of olive oil for a year gives the calorie intake equal to 14.5 lb. Wt gain. ...Read more
I saw some YouTubers use Extra Virgin Olive Oil plus antibacterial dishwashing liquid to clean makeup brushes. Is it workable? Thanks.
My 2 month old breastfed baby is pooping olive green liquid. It is the consitency of water and he poops 6-10 times a day. What could be wrong?
I've had lots of gas with very oily stool with black spots in liquid alongside it; looks akin to vinegar in olive oil. Stool itself is brown/just oily?
I am itching all over my body with no skin rushes, nothing just the itching. I have known to be sulphur allergic so I do not use sulphur products like shampoo, bath liquid soaps etc. I am using only olive oil for everything including my cooking. I am also
My wife releases some white thick liquid for 4 or 5 days which leaves marks after sex. Is it a sign of ovalution. Is a right tym 4 sex to conceive.
Conception times: Around the time of ovulation many women have a thin stringy cervical mucus that is optimal to allow sperm to swim thru the cervix. Count the days from the start of one period to start of next, divide in half and that is the best time to conceive. So, for 28 days, 14 days from start of her period is a good time. Or use ovulation prediction kits, which are sold usually next to the pregnancy tests. ...Read more
I have a blemish on my chin no head just a large deep bump when I go to apply pressure liquid seeps out the bump leaves but fills up within minutes?
My tongue has white plaque like stuff on it. It can be wiped off but it leaves behind red marks. I have clostridium difficile and I am on vancomycin liquid. I have just started eating again. What should I do?
My jaw grinds and my teeth feel sharp. I am unable to sleepand my left ankle twitches that leaves me completely awake. I have a liquid feeling in my stomach, ringing in my ears andi feel like there is something in my throat. What should I do?
Grinding: Grinding of the teeth occurs at night or during sleep, clenching during awake hours. The cumulative affect of grinding at night, when you sit or lie on your back, signals that there is some type of an alignment problem (neck, bite, etc.) I would see a dentist/tmj-tmd specialist to have an evaluation of your bite while you are in different positions. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Haven't heard of any: New extracts, often with similar health claims (anti-oxidant, anti-aging, anti-stretch marks, anti-biotic, etc...), show up on the market every day. Marketing material usually refer to some non-scientific science that leads to some wonderful testimonials from people. There may or may not be anything good about olive leaf extract. ...Read more
Treat hypertension: There are some potential use for olive leaf extract as anti oxidant, anti bacterial or anti viral effect but there is no scientific study to prove it, there is one recent study for treating hypertension: bsusalit e, agus n, effendi i, et al. Olive (olea europaea) leaf extract effective in patients with stage-1 hypertension: comparison with captopril. Phytomedicine. 2011 feb 15;18 (4):251-8. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Quite a few.: Olive leaf extract is known for its properties as antiviral, antibacterial and anti-inflamatory. If you are ill, it can also decrease recovery from illness as well as its severity. A number of cases claim its healing effect on arthritis and even gastro-esophageal reflux disease. ...Read more
If you go and buy a product such as "olive leaf extract" from walgreens store for only like $ 4-16 does it mean its won't work or it can be dangerous?
Quality is the issue: There is no evidence the olive product is harmful. It is really a matter of quality and strength. I is much like a car, you can travel in a junker or a new mercedes. You may get where you want with either vehicle but you will more likly get there with speed, eas and comfort with the mercedes. ...Read more