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Do onion have purines in it?

Do onion have purines in it?

Very little: Onions have very low levels of purines, and are considered a low purine food, and thus safe for gout. ...Read more

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Raw onion is good for health?

Part of healthy diet: It is not inherently any better than other foods. If you like it eat it. ...Read more

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Are raw onions good for breathing?

Are raw onions good for breathing?

Maybe. Hard to tell: The medical literature says that onions may help, may not help, or may make breathing worse. Confusing! it looks like it only makes it worse in people with allergies or if they breathe dried onion dust. Some people claim that onion contains a substance that can dilate (expand) the lung bronchi. But according to my quick calculations, you need 30 onions a day to achieve this effect! ...Read more

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Are onions ok to eat if you have gout?

Are onions ok to eat if you have gout?

Onions / gout: YES . Onions are safe. Take in tart cherry juice and tart cherries, 20/day. Add Lemon extract 4 tblspns / day. And avoid alcohol, animal fats, organ meats, anchovies, sardines, tuna, salmon, and shellfish. Limit other meats to 4 oz per day. Avoid high fructose corn syrup containing drinks and foods. Add egg whites, quinoa, soy as protein. Eat lots of citrus fruit and veggies. Drink 3 liters /d ...Read more

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What can I do if I am allergic to onions?

What can I do if I am allergic to onions?

Food Allergy: Avoid. Unless the allergy is minor, then you can try to limit their use or the manner in which they are made. ...Read more

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What are the health benefits of green onions?

Green onions: http://healthyeating.sfgate.com/benefits-green-onions-7762.html

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What are the health benefits of eating onions?

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What are the health benefits of eating onions?

Onions: Refer to Livescience.com/45293-onion-nutrition.html for info.

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