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Pomegranate Juice Health Benefits For Men
Store bought juice: Is typically loaded w/sugar and not good for you. Juicing is good in that you can drink the contents of a lot of fruits at once. The downside is that you loose the skin of the fruit, which contains a lot of nutrients. Whole natural fruits and vegetables are best. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Many great benefits:
Pomegranates are among the healthiest of all foods, with particular benefits for preventing and reversing cardiovascular disease, preventing cancer and enhancing immune function. See https://www. Drfuhrman. Com/library/article19.aspx
and http://articles. Mercola. Com/sites/articles/archive/2014/05/10/pomegranates. Aspx ...Read more
Pineapple juice: Http://www. Livestrong. Com/article/159381-health-benefits-of-pineapple-juice/Get a more detailed answer ›
Hi, if I cannot eat fruits like apple and watermelon, will juicing them (in a blender) reduces the health benefits? Thanks
Fruit Sugar: There are no health benefits for these common fruits. Their calories are 100% sugars. What benefits do you think you will be missing if you juice them? ...Read more
How do I find out how much cranberry juice do you have to drink a day to get the health benefits?
Not known: Various studies involved different amounts to cranberry juice. Probably a glass a day will provided desired benefits. Many people find it too pungent & prefer cocktail. Regular c juice cocktail contains far too many calories so diet or zero calorie cocktail juic should be considered. ...Read more
Soothing or calming: The hot water will help to keep you hydrated, and that's probably the only health benefit. ...Read more
I'm taking Aloe Vera berry juice for the health benefits such as lowering sugar levels. Prediabetic. Is flavored aloe juice just as good as plain?
I have been reading lately on the health benefits of drinking hot water with fresh lemon juice. I have gerd, will the lemon do me more harm than good?
May actually help!: Many people find that drinking lemon juice actually helps GERD! However, any benefits are temporary and purely symptomatic (like the drugs that are commonly used). For an excellent and thorough discussion of how to cure GERD by addressing the underlying causes please see http://chriskresser. Com/what-everybody-ought-to-know-but-doesnt-about-heartburn-gerd ...Read more
I read of many health benefits taking water with lemon juice and a spoon of apple cider vinegar before meal. But is this bad for bones (osteoporosis)?
No those items are not bad for your bones.
You are still young to have osteoporosis. If you have it, are you being treated for osteoporosis? I don't see any osteoporosis meds on your medication list! ...Read more
Only if: You like the taste of pomegranate juice -- otherwise it has no benefits. It won't interact however. ...Read more
Why?: At that age complex food or drink items provide a risk of a food reaction without any real benefit to the child.They have crude taste buds & need nothing more than breast milk or formula at that age. After a year the gut has matured and more complex items can be offered with minimal risk. ...Read more
Be wary: Most fruit juices are just sugary beverages, providing extra calories — all from refined carbohydrates — without sating appetite. And this is true whether you drink apple or orange juice or one of the fancy new juices like acai berry or pomegranate juice. The added calories can contribute to weight gain and increased risk of both diabetes and heart disease. ...Read more
Answered above.: See the reply to the same question above. ...Read more
Keep it natural...: Truth be told, that would probably be fine but I'd be happier if you were just eating the carrot and pomegranate. Probably more nutritious that way. ...Read more
Pomegranate juice: Usually pomegranate juice is recommended around 8-10 months of age. In adults it has been shown to decrease duration of cold symptoms. ...Read more
What to do if a friends baby has septo-optic dysplasia and someone told her to try pomegranate juice.?
No effect: This condition should be followed by a neurologist or a neuro-ophthalmologist. There is no evidence that pomegranate juice has any effect on this, but if your friend is convinced it would help there is no harm using it and it might be better if you do not say anything about this. ...Read more
Fruit juice: There are no direct data to say yes or no. Cranberry extract does help recurrent UTI by reducing bacterial adhesion to ureter and bladder. Ponegranate can reduce renin angiotensin presence, and this can reduce BP a bit but can elevate potassium in blood. Both juices contain anti-oxidants, and anti-oxidants are beneficial for kidney disease. However, potassium retention is the larger concern. ...Read more
I suffer from epilepsy and am taking prescribed anti convulsants. Can pomegranate juice be harmful for me?
No problem: Unlikely to have any interaction with your medications. (by the way, not true for grapefruit juice, which can affect several medication metabolic breakdowns) pomegranate is fine. ...Read more