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Generic Name: CRANBERRY (Vaccinium macrocarpon) - ORAL Cranberry Juice Powder Oral Uses
Cranberry has been used for preventing "bladder
infections" (urinary tract infections). It has also been used for decreasing
the smell of urine in people who are unable to control urination
This product should not be used alone to treat bladder
infections. It may not work, and the delay could allow the infection to
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more details about the brand you use.
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How To Use Cranberry Juice Powder Oral
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There is a lot of information and recipes online for homemade facial masks using cranberries . These fruits are one of the “superfoods,” a food high in nutrients that is considered beneficial for health and well-being. Cranberries contain antioxidants, which may help reduce the risk of chronic disease, the spread of cancer, lessen urinary tract infections, fight tooth decay and improve the health of the heart. 
Cranberries and the Skin
But what about skin? Dr. Neal Schultz, a cosmetic dermatologist in New York City told NBC News , “Whenever you start protecting yourself from the sun, you will stop the process of additional damage and start to reverse, to some extent, what you’ve already accumulated.” One of the things Dr. Schultz recommends is antioxidants. He recommends eating foods rich in antioxidants as well as using antioxidant topical creams.
Dr. Leslie Baumann agrees. In her blog, The Skin Guru , she states, “Antioxidants are among...
I keep hearing that women who are pregnant should avoid fish that are high in mercury. Are there specific types of fish that pregnant women should avoid?
There has been a lot of press lately on the risks associated with high mercury intake, particularly to pregnant women. If a woman is exposed to high levels of mercury while she is pregnant, both she and the baby can be at risk. A high level of mercury during pregnancy has been linked to developmental delays and nervous system damage to the baby.
The Environmental Protection Agency and the Food and Drug Administration recommend that pregnant women, those who may become pregnant and women who are nursing avoid consuming fish that are high in mercury. Their recommendations include:
Do not eat shark, swordfish, king mackerel or tilefish because they contain high levels of mercury.
Eat up to 12 ounces per week of fish and shellfish that are low in mercury.
Be careful when purchasing tuna. Light tuna has less mercury than albacor...
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