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juice

 [jo̳s]
any fluid from animal or plant tissue.
gastric juice see gastric juice.
intestinal juice the liquid secretion of glands in the intestinal lining.
pancreatic juice the enzyme-containing secretion of the pancreas, conducted through its ducts to the duodenum.
prostatic juice the liquid secretion of the prostate, which contributes to semen formation.

juice

(jūs),
1. The interstitial fluid of a plant or animal.
2. A digestive secretion.
[L. jus, broth]

juice

(jldbomacs) any fluid from animal or plant tissue.
gastric juice  the secretion of the gastric glands.
intestinal juice  the secretion of the intestinal glands.
pancreatic juice  the enzyme-containing secretion of the pancreas, conducted through its ducts to the duodenum.

juice

(jo͞os)
n.
1. A fluid naturally contained in plant or animal tissue.
2. A bodily secretion, especially that secreted by the glands of the stomach and intestines.

juice

[jo̅o̅s]
Etymology: L, jus, broth
any fluid secreted by the tissues of animals or plants. In humans it usually refers to the secretions of the digestive glands. Kinds of juices include gastric juice, intestinal juice, and pancreatic juice.
A liquid concentrate of a fruit or vegetable, usually with some or all of the pulp removed
Drug slang A regionally popular street term for PCP
Medspeak See Gastric juice
Nutrition See Cranberry juice
Pediatrics Certain juices—e.g., pear, apple—are high in sorbitol, which are thought to make babies ‘fussy’; grape juice is not
Sports medicine A regionally popular term for (usually illicit) anabolic steroids

juice

Medtalk See Gastric juice Popular nutrition A liquid concentrate of a fruit or vegetable. See Cranberry juice Sports medicine A regionally popular term for anabolic steroids. See Monkey juice.

juice

(jūs)
1. The interstitial fluid of a plant or animal.
2. A digestive secretion.
[L. jus, broth]

juice

any fluid from animal or plant tissue.

gastric juice
the liquid secretion of the gastric glands. See also gastric juice.
intestinal juice
the liquid secretion of glands in the intestinal lining.
pancreatic juice
the enzyme-containing secretion of the pancreas, conducted through its ducts to the duodenum.
prostatic juice
the liquid secretion of the prostate, which contributes to semen formation.

Patient discussion about juice

Q. How come juice help in regular diet of a person.... how come juice help in regular diet of a person and will there be side effect if taken in excess?

A. Absolutely there is no question of side effects as long as you are consuming fresh fruit juices. They give you all the essential diet nutrients and are easy to digest. They just supplement you with all the nutrients a fruit or vegetables can give and is helps you maintain a good health.

Q. Would kidney stones affect a PSA reading? Would drinking lots of grapefruit juice affect a PSA reading? My husband's PSA reading jumped from a 4.2 to a 17 in @ 2 years' time. How can that be? This man takes all sorts of supplements and really watches his diet. He also takes good care of his body, and does NOT look or act 68.

A. You should get your parathyroid gland checked out. Your calcium level might be causing the kidney stones.

Q. What foods or liquids, juices, proteins, fruits, are good for Male Prostate or Urinary Frequency? I am 53 YO Male with exessive urinary frequency. Is there a fruit, food, drink, pill, mojo, that would help me with this problem? I am talking about urinating 3 to 4 times every night, and or while watching TV, every hour or so. No pain, yet, an occacional after drip that is very anoying. Perhaps I have a prostate problem and should consuld with my Urologist. Yet, before I go there, does anyone know of something I can eat or drink to fix or aleviate this problem?

A. Thanks for the heads-up. One of my issues is that I LOVE coffee, thus, reducing my daily consumption of 2-3 cups could be a problem.

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London, Mar 12 ( ANI ): Children who are encouraged to drink large amounts of fruit juice as part of their "five a day" could be damaging their teeth, according to dentists.
sales of refrigerated fruit juices were highest the week of April 9, 2011 at $365 per store per week, and were lowest the week of July 31, 2010 at $277.
Twentyseven contributors were involved in creating this large text and their 16 chapters are entitled; Overview and trends in the fruit juice processing industry; Physicochemical principles for the concentration and freezing of fruit juices; physical and rheological properties of fruit juices; Processing of natural citrus oils and flavours; Orange and tangerine juices; Grapefruit juice; Lemon and lime juices; Apple juice; Grape juice; Passion fruit, papaya and guava juices; Pineapple juice; Berry fruit juices; Cranberry juice; Nectars, pulpy juices and fruit juice blends; Oriental fruit juices - carambola, Japanese apricot (Mei), lychee; and Mango juice.
Although prospects appear to be very good for fruit juices from developing countries, the world markets is extremely competitive, and it may not always be technically advisable or economically feasible to start or expand production facilities for export.
This report was created for strategic planners, international marketing executives and import/export managers who are concerned with the market for vegetable and fruit juices excluding those made from citrus fruits in the United States.
All three varieties of Harvest Select feature 10% real fruit juice, and each eight-ounce serving provides 100 percent of the daily recommended intake of Vitamin C.
After raiding more than 30 retailers and distributors dealing in the fruit juice, enforcement officers from the Health Ministry in Malaysia seized several hundred thousand ringgit worth of the product.
Fruit juice contains no fibre and I thought you lose goodness from vitamins if fruits are processed to make juice, especially if it's concentrated.
Odwalla's other fruit juice and water products have not been linked to the bacterial outbreak.
World trade in tropical fruit juices, concentrates and pulp has expanded rapidly and should continue its upward trend over the next several years.
The company offers consumers 40 frozen concentrate flavors and 60 bottled varieties in a range of 100 percent fruit juices and blends, premium and organic juices, fruit juice cocktails and low-sugar fruit juice cocktails.
Government advisors blame fruit juices for rises in obesity, type-2 diabetes and heart disease.