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Hi.. I swallowed a tamarind seed. Anything to be worried about.

Hi.. I swallowed a tamarind seed. Anything to be worried about.

Probably not : Tamarind seed will pass out in poo so shouldn't be anything to worry about . ...Read more

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What will happen if the 2 years old child has swallowed a tamarind seed?

What will happen if the 2 years old child has swallowed a tamarind seed?

Likely nothing: The seed in its natural form has a hard coat that is likely to prevent any digestion as it passes through the kids GI tract over 3-4 days. In some parts of the world it is consumed as food, though removing the hard coat makes it a difficult seed to enjoy.As far as i can tell, there are no toxicities related to its ingestion. ...Read more

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What will happen if accidentally swallow two seeds of an tamarind?

What will happen if accidentally swallow two seeds of an tamarind?

Probably nothing: People all over the world accidentally swallow a couple of seeds every once in a while. Usually nothing happens. ...Read more

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Why does tamarind gives sensitive teeth?

Why does tamarind gives sensitive teeth?

Tartness or acidity: Tamarind is a bitter fruit from the african tamarind tree. It is used as a spice in cooking. You may have a sensitivity to the tamarind fruit or the tartness (acidity) may cause the sensitivity. ...Read more

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I love having tamarind with salt and chilli powder but it makes me gain weight. Even the next day. Thought it was supposed to help weight loss.Why?

I love having tamarind with salt and chilli powder but it makes me gain weight. Even the next day. Thought it was supposed to help weight loss.Why?

Salt: The more salt you ingest the more fluid you will transiently retain, which will temporarily increase your weight. You will not have an appreciable weight change from day to day without some radical change in your diet or your exercise level. If you stick to a reasonable dietary intake and continue to exercise and minimize empty calorie intake (starch, sugar, etc.) you will not gain much weight. ...Read more

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How useful is tamarind ?Does it induce bleeding or early menses

How useful is tamarind ?Does it induce bleeding or early menses

Healthy fruit: Tamarind is traditionally used to regulate digestion as it is rich in fiber, lowers cholesterol, is a good source of antioxidants & may protect against heart disease & cancer. I know of no evidence it has any effects on menstrual cycles. See http://www.Livestrong.Com/article/409181-the-benefits-of-tamarind/ & http://herbs.Ygoy.Com/top-15-health-benefits-of-tamarind/. ...Read more

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Is tamarind fruit harmful for patient who has undergone urethrocystoscopy? Is it harmful for chronic prostatitis?

Is tamarind fruit harmful for patient who has undergone urethrocystoscopy? Is it harmful for chronic prostatitis?

Tamarind: The tamarind tree produces edible, pod-like fruit used extensively in foreign cuisines. It has also been shown to have antibacterial activity, although not in humans. There is no indication of urinary tract toxicity or negative effects on the prostate. ...Read more

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Im 34 weeks and found out im 1cm dilated and 30% effaced. Is there any foods i need to avoid to cause further dilation? Lemon tamarind etc?

Im 34 weeks and found out im 1cm dilated and 30% effaced. Is there any foods i need to avoid to cause further dilation? Lemon tamarind etc?

No: There are no foods that enhance or stop cervical dilation. Decreasing extreme physical activity if you are having severe cramping is sometimes effective. ...Read more

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If pregnant women eat more tamarind what will happen?

If pregnant women eat more tamarind what will happen?

Note much: Tamarind is not restricted during pregnancy. One should eat it is normal amounts if this is a food that you enjoy. ...Read more

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I have one kidney, one 5 cm fibroid, bicornuate uterus and yet miraculously pregnant after 6 yrs.Can I have tamarind? Food planning please.

I have one kidney, one 5 cm fibroid, bicornuate uterus and yet miraculously pregnant after 6 yrs.Can I have tamarind? Food planning please.

Sweet, sour fruit: The tamarind is best described as sweet and sour in taste, and is high in tartaric acid, sugar, B vitamins and, oddly for a fruit, calcium. Eat it in moderation. Congratulations on your pregnancy. Going forward remember to drink water generously, sleep on a regular schedule and eat foods grown locally and in season. Consider a "sattvic" diet of fruits and vegetables, nuts, oils and cooking herbs. ...Read more

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Can a lacotse in talarin person eat tartar sauce?

Can a lacotse in talarin person eat tartar sauce?

Lactose intolerance: Check the labels on the tartar sauce -- some may contain dairy products. If you eat them, you will not be a happy camper. Some tartar sauce may be okay for you, though. Here's one, with a recipe: http://tinyurl.Com/pwdh3cz. ...Read more

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7can microbd be ebb opened and put in apple sauce?

7can microbd be ebb opened and put in apple sauce?

Yes: You can put anything in apple sauce! Cinnamon, raisins, metal screws... But it doesn't mean you should, and since we have no idea what a '7can microbd be ebb' is, it is best you don't do it either until you speak to your doctor. ...Read more

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