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Doctor insights on: Reactivity Of Alcohols In Dehydration

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Dr. Ashu Syal
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Dehydration (Definition)

The excessive loss of body water, with an accompanying ...Read more


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What types of food metabolism issues cause crystals in urine?

What types of food metabolism issues cause crystals in urine?

High Uric acid foods: Crystals in the urine have little clinical significance. High uric acid diet such as organ meats, mushrooms, berries etc can raise blood uric acid level which is then excreted in the urine and uric acid crystals can be seen under a microscope. ...Read more

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Can high levels of vitamin D ingestion increase the sensation of stools in the intestine?

Can high levels of vitamin D ingestion increase the sensation of stools in the intestine?

Not Really: We don't know what you mean by sensation of stools in the intestines but VitaminD will not have any effect on stools in intestine If you are taking high doses of vitamin D,You should get your 25 Hydroxy Vitamin D level checked by your doctor ...Read more

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Which type of food have the highest percentage of phosphorus(p) in them?Is there limit to consumption of natural sources(not supplements) of p daily?

Which type of food have the highest percentage of phosphorus(p) in them?Is there limit to consumption of natural sources(not supplements) of p daily?

See answer: Might find this website helpful: http://www.Healthaliciousness.Com/articles/high-phosphorus-foods.Php *recommended daily dietary allowance or adults: 700 mg **recommended tolerable daily upper limit: 4, 000 mg (ages 19-70) and 3, 000 mg (age >70) ***caution in presence of kidney disease. ...Read more

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In case of high blood pressure which food can eat?

In case of high blood pressure  which food can eat?

Restrict salt intake: The DASH diet recommend low salt (sodium restricted to 2000 mg/day) or approx 2 teaspoons of salt or less /day. Please be mindful of foods with hidden salt in them - cold cuts, cheese for instance. Avoid canned foods - typically preserved with salt or brine. A diet rich in fresh fruits and vegetables is ideal - ...Read more

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Can monosodium glutamate cause vasoconstriction (to any degree in any part of the body) in some people?

Can monosodium glutamate cause vasoconstriction (to any degree in any part of the body) in some people?

No... not as yet: No clinical evidence suggests that MSG promotes, incites or exacerbates disease states such as hypertension. When used as a seasoner to foods such as soups it's presence allows for up to 30-40% reduction of sodium chloride, which can exacerbate disease such as congestive heart disease. ...Read more

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Can drinking high amounts of water remove the affects of a high salt diet?

Can drinking high amounts of water remove the affects of a high salt diet?

Somewhere between: not much and not a bit. First, in fluid accumulation, taking both water and salt makes it much worse. High salt diets do NOT generally get people's sodium level abnormal simply because it triggers thirst and people drink and it triggers water retnetion and people swell. ...Read more

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Can hyperventilation cause the loss of alrge amounts of carbon dioxide from the body?

Can hyperventilation cause the loss of alrge amounts of carbon dioxide from the body?

No: There is a feed back system at work. It is the co2 (carbon dioxide) levels in the blood that drive the breathing center in the brain. When you hyperventilate, you may decrease the co2 in the lungs which reduce some of the level in the blood which will then cause that breathing center to decrease the rate of breathing (hyperventilation). Ultimately hyperventilation can dec co2 only so much. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of increased levels of uric acid in human body?

What are the symptoms of increased levels of uric acid in human body?

Hyperuricemia: High uric acid (hyperuricemia), can occur from many conditions; chemotherapy for cancer is often assoc. with hyperuricemia. Alcohol intake can lead to hyperuricemia. Symptoms vary from none to acute joint pain from gout (which is exquisitely tender!). Kidney stones from uric acid can lead to urine infection and severe pain. The Am. College Rheumatology advises ideal uric acid as ...Read more

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Is it true that intake of sour food causes decrease in brain cells and intelligence?

Is it true that intake of sour food causes decrease in brain cells and intelligence?

Of course not: Life's difficult enough without being troubled by this kind of stuff. People either make it up or find their authority in books from the prescientific era. ...Read more

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Could chemical products used in processed foods be the cause of diabetes type 2?

Could chemical products used in processed foods be the cause of diabetes type 2?

Diabetes Type 2: Chemicals can cause problems, but it is more likely that the processed foods are spiking your blood sugar. When a machine processes food, there is very little digesting to do, so it often turns quickly into sugar when you eat it. Not good at all. ...Read more

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What are the possible effect of junk food in the excretory system?

What are the possible effect of junk food in the excretory system?

As you know,: the excretory system removes excess, unnecessary materials from body fluids. These materials are removed in urine, feces, exhaled, sweat, etc. Junk food: non-nutritional food often high in sugar/fat and low in fiber, protein, vitamins or minerals. These are not a challenge to the excretory system but to metabolism often leading to obesity, diabetes, arterial plaque. AVOID THEM!! ...Read more

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How severe the quality of protein from peanuts are in relative to other foods high in protein?

How severe the quality of protein from peanuts are in relative to other foods high in protein?

High: 1-oz. Serving of peanuts, the equivalent of about a handful, provides 7 g of protein & a little more than 2 g of fiber. Two tbsp. Of peanut butter contains 8 g of protein and 2 g of fiber. Peanuts are complex plant foods with high levels of niacin, folate, (folic acid) potassium, magnesium, phytosterols & flavonoids...And no cholesterol. ...Read more

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Do blood sugar levels affect calcium absorption in any way?Can body absorb the calcium in chocolate milk which is high in sugar?Thanks in advance.

Do blood sugar levels affect calcium absorption in any way?Can body absorb the calcium in chocolate milk which is high in sugar?Thanks in advance.

Blood sugar: Forget the calcium. If you have high blood sugar levels you need to stop drinking the chocolate milk. If you don't have diabetes relax and enjoy. Please go online and look up the many articles about food stuffs. My preferred item on the web is "NuVal" - you will learn a lot. ...Read more

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Is the amount of nicotine in cigarettes very varied? Like the large variation in caffeine in different coffees?

Is the amount of nicotine in cigarettes very varied? Like the large variation in caffeine in different coffees?

Yes and no: Cigarettes are nicotine delivery devices. Perfected over many decades by tobacco companies who know how to get you hooked, in any given pack the nicotine content will vary quite little. One brand may have more or less, but they want you to buy more, so they regulate the content to keep you buying their product. ...Read more

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What are some of the dangers of high potassium levels in the body?

What are some of the dangers of high potassium levels in the body?

Death: If your kidney function is normal, you can't get a high potassium from diet, only from a purposeful od with medication. High potassium causes no symptoms, just death. It stops the heart. It's used in executions. ...Read more