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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

(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.
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]

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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The MRRSE study on the organic pineapple juice market begins with an executive summary, which provides a brief summary of the key aspects covered in the report on the organic pineapple juice market.
The dietary fiber that is included in tomato juice can lower your negative (LDL) cholesterol levels, which should clear out your arteries and improve your cardiovascular health.
'In a methodical review of the evidence, there exists no reliable evidence of negative impact of 100 per cent fruit juice on health, including body weight, cardiovascular disease and risk of type two diabetes,' she noted.
Another study has found that drinking vegetable juice reduces risks of Alzheimer's disease by 76%.
* Not giving toddlers juice from bottles or easily transportable covered cups that allow them to consume juice easily throughout the day, nor giving juice at bedtime
The concern is that juice offers no nutritional benefits early in life, and can take the place of what babies really need: breast milk or formula and their protein, fat, and minerals like calcium, the group said.
APRICOT PASSION Serves 1 4 Checks per glass 30ml gin 2 tsp apricot glaze or sieved apricot jam 30ml passionfruit juice drink (from a carton) 10ml lime juice METHOD: Pour gin over the apricot glaze with a little crushed ice and stir well.
"Customers within the fresh juice category have always placed a high importance on taste, and are now more conscious of the nutritional value in the beverages they're consuming," she says.
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