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Tumeric Curcumin With Folic Acid
Folic acid, AKA folate (folic acid) (vit B9), is recommended for all women wanting to get pregnant -- 0.4mg (400mcg) daily, which is important for preventing birth defects like spina bifida. Women w/ a hx these disorders should take 10x that amt daily -- 4mg (4000mcg) through the 3rd month of pregnancy. It won't affect fertility, chances of conception/twins, or periods. ...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
Turmeric is a cornerstone of traditional chinese and ayurvedic health practices.
Turmeric contains plant-based antioxidants that help fight cell-damaging free radicals called curcuminoids. Claims of enhancing brain health have not been proven, but many prominent nutritionists agree that antioxxidants are beneficial, so there may be some validity as one of several nutritional support. ...Read more
Explanation: Not really. Need a lot, a lot!! Herbal ingredients to change the effectifness of modern medications. It actually never happened ...Read more
Do different things!: Tumeric is one of the most potent anti-oxidance by weight on the planet. Anti-oxidants have antiaging properties in animals, but no studies exist for humans. Anit-oxidants help prevent damage to dna and are anti-inflammatory. Garlic exibits some antibacterial activity, and has been shown to benefit liipid profiles. ...Read more
Does tumeric interfere with medications. Does it interfere with health problems. If so which medications and health problems? Tyvm
Tumeric: There are several ways to use turmeric. It's most effective by ingesting it, but that takes a while to start healing. You can make a paste out of it with just a little water and spot treat or I've heard adding a few drops of fresh lemon juice or rose water is good with turmeric. For severe conditions you can leave the paste on overnight. If you use turmeric topically, be warned that it does dye yo. ...Read more
Reputable company: There are many products available and they are not regulated by the fda. It is hard to select products which seem the same but may have been made in many countries with varialble manufacturing methods and controls. I would select an american made product from a reputable company. ...Read more
Probably not...: Treatment of a cough depends on the etiology of the cough. Thus, diagnosing a cough requires an evaluation by a physician. Then, your physician can render the correct treatment for the cough! Coughs have many etiologies which often require different treatments. Treating a cough yourself can be harmful and serious disease can be missed by not seeing a doctor! ...Read more
Thyroid has: No dangerous effects if taken correctly in the right dose. Tumeric on the other hand doesn't do anything positive for you and who knows what kind of problems it could cause? So why would you want to take it? Don't get your medical information from friends, tv or internet scams. ...Read more
Sure: They are both safe. Do not expect any benefit. ...Read more
Possibly: Laboratory studies show curcumin (the active component in turmeric) has anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant effects. Animal studies show that turmeric lowers cholesterol and triglycerides. Turmeric retains its benefits even withe exposure to heat, unlike vitamins. ...Read more
Http://www. Drugs. Com/drug-interactions/turmeric. Html
the above web page gives a list of drugs that interact with turmeric. ...Read more
Yes: Yes it is but why would you want to? ...Read more
Can you tell me about the best/most potent/pure form of tumeric/curcumin you can order or buy for weight loss and health use?
Would taking tumeric and oregano oil capsules daily help my folliculitis? If so how long before I can expect to see results?
See doctor: The treatment you mentioned is not suitable for folliculits or any other illness. It would be prudent to see a doctor for proper evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
Are there any benefits from eating tumeric and pepper (cayenne) together? I put both on nuts and seeds in the morning. Any problems?
Both turmeric and cayenne are healthy so you will get the benefits of both.
Turmeric is poorly absorbed but adding black pepper to it dramatically increases absorption (but cayenne does not do that) so you might add a tiny bit of black pepper to your mix- see http://tinyurl. Com/ybe6omag
and http://www. Whfoods. Com/genpage. Php? Tname=foodspice&dbid=78
and https://draxe. Com/cayenne-pepper-benefits/ ...Read more
Is it safe to take sawpalmetto and tumeric daily? I have read that they both can thin blood. Need to know if both are used together is it safe?
I had blood on my toilet paper, I think from eating/drinking too much tumeric/garlic. Is this possible, do I need to worry?
Garlic and turmeric: It is unlikely that garlic and/or turmeric are the cause of the blood you saw. If it was bright red blood on the toilet paper only the most common causes are an small tear in the anal mucosa from a hard bowel movement or a hemorrhoid. If the bleeding persists I suggest seeing your doctor. ...Read more
Is it safe to take garlic, tumeric, and sawpalmetto supplements daily? Have read that they all have blood thinning properties?
Yes: Yes, these are all safe to take daily. While they all may thin the blood somewhat, keeping our blood thin is a good strategy to prevent cardiovascular disease and strokes. You should be careful if you are taking pharmaceuticals that thin blood but in general it is good to keep our blood on the thin side and these are quite safe. ...Read more
Can I lighten my clitoris with organic food such as tumeric, milk, lemon etc... while covering the holes with something so nothing enters my body?
I understand your distress.
See a Gynecologist for symptoms of itching, discomfort, discharge, or concern about hyperpigmentation.
Discuss reasons of hyperpigmentation, your discomfort about it; if it is normal,
See Psychiatrist for stresses of relationship with boyfriends, sexuality, separation, peer pressure for certain appearance, use of alcohol and drugs; and to establish your Identity. ...Read more
Is it safe to take sawpalmetto and tumeric supplements daily? I have read that they both can thin blood just need to know taken together is it safe?
Yes: Both saw palmetto and turmeric have many health benefits and are safe to take. While both have some blood-thinning properties (as do many other supplements like ginger, garlic and fish oil), it is safe to take them together. It is generally beneficial to have our blood on the thin side (thick blood tends to be a more common and serious issue than thin blood). ...Read more