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Taking papaya juice regularly. Can I continue taking the juice? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 15-Nov-2013
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Very Good Posted in: Weight & Lifestyle
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Practicing since : 2009
Answered : 983 Questions
Doctor:How can I help you?
User:I have a habit of taking 1 glass papaya juice daily......
User:I heard that taking it daily heat for the body....
User:can you please suggest me whether I can continue this or not?
Doctor:There are no scientific evidence to claim that papaya juice causes harmful effects.
Doctor:If you are able to tolerate 1 glass of papaya juice and have no problems with it, you can continue drinking your favorite food.
Doctor:Have you followed?
User:You mean it won't produce any excessive heat in the body?
Doctor:I mean it is not known to cause any problems to the body.
Doctor:in all human being.
Doctor:Some may experience problems, while some don't
Doctor:There is no clear cut evidence that it will cause harm.
Doctor:So you follow your body's effects.
Doctor:if you haven't had any problem while drinking papaya juice, you can continue it.
Doctor:Is it clear?
User:Okay, Thanks.Can I detect those specific symptoms
Doctor:Body heat is a very vague term. You can check for yourself if you notice any thing unusual.
Doctor:If you notice any unusual symptoms, you can discuss with us or any other doctor
Doctor:we can guide you if they are related to papaya juice.
Doctor:As such i haven't seen any problems yet.
Doctor:So continue the drink.
Doctor:Have you followed?
Doctor:Do you have any questions?
User:I'm 27 years old....facing pimples problem on face
User:does it has any relation with intake of papaya
Doctor:It has no relation to papaya juice.
Doctor:Acne is more due to stress factors, frequent face washing, oily skin and hormonal changes.
Doctor:Papaya or any other diet has no role with this problem.
Doctor:Have you followed? even frequent face washing only with water causes acne?
Doctor:You shouldn't wash very frequently. I suggest my patients to only wash twice or at the most thrice in a day.
Doctor:More frequent washes removes away essential oils making your skin vulnerable to infective organism.
User:Fine I got it.
Doctor:Hope it is clear.
Doctor:Do you have any other questions?
User:One more final query....
User:Please suggest me whats the recommended quantity of papaya juice daily ?
Doctor:At this instance, i would like to tell you that papaya juice as such as no recommendations.
Doctor:I mean we do not have specific recommended quality of any drink.
Doctor:Leaving alone on papaya juice is unhealthy..
Doctor:Hope it is clear to you.
Doctor:Do you have any other query?
User:Ok,Im clear now.....Thanks
Doctor:Any more questions?
User:No thanks
Doctor:Thanks for consulting me.
Doctor:Bye for now.
Doctor:are you there?
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