Cranberries -- good for what ails

Cranberries -- good for what ails

There are 5 comments on the South Florida Sun-Sentinel story from Nov 24, 2008, titled Cranberries -- good for what ails. In it, South Florida Sun-Sentinel reports that:

European settlers first put cranberries on the Thanksgiving table because the local fruit lasted through winter and enhanced the flavor of gamy meat.

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martha stewart

United States

#1 Nov 25, 2008
just don't eat the dingleberries.
jack

Thornton, IL

#3 Mar 17, 2009
I wonder if that is just a myth

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Jana McCarty

Salisbury, NC

#4 Dec 7, 2009
Cranberries are higher in antioxidants than even blueberries. They can block the bacteria that harm teeth and eventually gums. So does low sugar peanut butter and chewing gum with Xylatol.
Here's a list of common foods high in antioxidants:
Http://www.OracValues.com

Here's an interesting list of great Superfoods, including cranberries:
http://oracvalues.com/forum/viewtopic.php...

Since: May 07

Los Angeles, CA

#5 Feb 26, 2010
I've tried cranberries for various health ailments, and I'm not sure if they worked. From my experience, probiotics work better.

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Rachelle Ann D

Los Angeles, CA

#6 May 6, 2013
Cranberries, cranberry juice or fruit pills are popular natural alternatives for urinary tract infections as well. While they do not get rid of the bacteria, they aid in easing symptoms and even help reduce a person's risk of developing recurrent UTIs. People who may have more serious cases of UTIs may need to turn to a doctor for professional help. There are more posts about similar problems at bladdermeshlawsuit.us/ what-is-transvaginal-mesh-and- what-is-it-used-for/ for those concerned and interested.

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