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The Benefits Of Noni Capsules
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Little: Noni is a fruit, grown in tahiti is is named after. ...Read more
Not Known how: It is popular as being good for health for prevention of cancer, diabetes and cardiovascular health. These are the claims made. Acoording to nccam which is a part of us national institution of healthlaboratory research has shownnoni to have immune stimulating and tumor fightind properties. There needs to be research for its benefit to prevent and treat cardiovascular diseases. ...Read more
Noni and acari berry: Different colors.Get a more detailed answer ›
What is noni juice used for? Does it help joints? Don't wanna take drugs for anything, makes my health worse.
Expensive Juice: Noni juice is a widely popular juice that is usually found in multilevel marketing plans and big box stores. Is it bad for you? Probably not. Is it worth the expense? Always question something that is priced to match the cost of a daily latte. Most of these juices promote the "anti-oxidant" idea. Nac and vitamin c will together provide your body with the building blocks for natural glutathion. ...Read more
I am suffering from dermatographism since last 1.5 yrs and taking allegra (fexofenadine) 180mg daily once a day. Can I take noni juice for it cure?
Ain't none: You can take anything you want, but nothing, other than in some people time, 'cures' dermatographism. Antihistamines can suppress the symptoms, but some people just seem to have touchy mast cells and even mild skin trama can result in them releasing histamine causing the localized itching and swelling. ...Read more
Noni fruit: There are traditional uses of Noni fruit -Morinda citrifolia, but no confirmed evidence of clinical efficacy for any medical uses. That said, the fruit has vitamin C, vitamin B3, iron, potassium and vitamin A. So, if you think it helps, you can go ahead and take some. Definitely though if things become serious you need to call your doctor. Infectious Disease doctors become involved in severe cases ...Read more
I just found out I'm actually 8 weeks pregnant and was wondering if its healthy to drink noni juice?
Anytime: Most of these naturopathics cures have no effect under any circumstances ...Read more
Can supplements like tumeric, black raspberry, mangosteen, pomegranate & noni aggravate existing acid reflux?
Yes: Turmeric is often touted as one of the best natural remedies for reflux but can aggravate reflux for some. While not common, it is likely some of the others you mention might cause reflux in some as well. The best way to find out is to stop all of them and restart one at a time to see how you react. This is an interesting site: http://earthclinic. Com/cures/acid_reflux. Html. ...Read more
Any food or supplements like spirulina, noni, flax, ganoderma, etc helpful for weak pumping heart?
Supplements: The best diet for a "weak heart" is one that is low in sodium (or salt) and fat (if there also is coronary artery disease). Some have suggested that coq 10 might be useful but studies show otherwise. These agents are all considered alternative therapies for which there is limited scientific data as of yet to support their use. See http://nccam. Nih. Gov/ for more details. ...Read more
Is there folic acid in noni juice? Can a 10 year old take while receiving chemo to build immune system?
Talk w/ nutritonist: Not all noni juice formulations are the same. Before having your son consume any, I would bring in the bottle to your next visit to have your oncologist or nutritionist take a close look at the ingredients to make sure there is nothing that would interfere with your son's chemo treatment. Probably will be ok, but check first. ...Read more
Herbs and Supplement:
You may be asking the wrong professionals this question. I have waited for a day or so to see if anyone had an answer for you.
But, medicine in general, does not see any additional health benefits to this supplement. I would seek out the advice of a naturopath or other herbal specialist. ...Read more
Spirulina: Spirulina, or blue-green algae, has not been shiwn to be effective for a wide range of ailments, and if contaminated, could be harmful. See http://www. Nlm. Nih. Gov/ medlineplus/druginfo/natural/923.Html for details. ...Read more
What are the benefits and negatives of taking ashwaghanda plant capsules (2) once a day? Any harms?
Don't leap yet!: Ashwagandha has a lot of claims but so far there isn’t enough information to judge whether it is effective for any of them--used for arthritis, anxiety, trouble sleeping (insomnia), tumors, tuberculosis, asthma, a skin condition marked by white patchiness (leukoderma), bronchitis, backache, fibromyalgia, menstrual problems, hiccups, chronic liver disease, as an “adaptogen” & as a general tonic. ...Read more
I take Chitocal capsules for losing weight. Does it have a real effect or it's without benefit??? and may I add. I'm on diet and healthy food
Weight loss: If you are on a low calorie diet and exercise, you will lose weight regardless of any supplements. There are no scientific studies that show benefits from these. That being said, individual results vary. Generally we don't give advice to take these supplements because there is no proof. Keep up the good work. ...Read more
Treats the whole pt:
Holistic implies that the complete individual is treated, not just the disease. That is, the stress, living situation, nutrition etc are taken into consideration when treating, say, the flu. This can be a good thing. Problem is it opens the door to many intuitively hoped-for but scientifically unproven theories such as ' energy imbalances or imaginary toxins., etc.
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There are two main: Types of ginseng: Asian and American. Many health effects are reported; few have been substantiated scientifically. There is some evidence suggesting American ginseng might boost the immune system: fewer colds. Also, that blood sugar may be lowered. Ginseng MAY improve concentration and learning, but most studies combined with gingko. Help for mood, cancer, heart, ED theorized but not proven. ...Read more