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Tannins

tannins

Any of a broad group of plant-derived phenolic compounds characterised by their ability to precipitate proteins. Some are more toxic than others, depending on their source. Those derived from nutgalls are believed to be carcinogens, while those found in tea and coffee may be virtually nontoxic.


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Re: Morgellons chemistry question

Interactions between saliva and wine From the table above we see that wine only contains about 0.1% tannins (also known as polyphenols). The sources of tannins found in red wine are the seeds, skin and stem of the grapes. When we drink red wine, the tannins react with proteins ...

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by HarrisonBergeron1
Wed Oct 07, 2009 3:23 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Morgellons chemistry question
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Views: 6493

Urine infections

Agreed with above. And one thing you can do is to offer her to drink cranberry juice. The tannins in the juice are preventing bacterial attchment in the urinary tract. That won't cure her, but there are no side effects (but it is very sweet) and it might help reduce ...

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by canalon
Sun Mar 08, 2009 3:42 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Urine infections
Replies: 17
Views: 16894

Sugar Allergy

... that has clinically proven effect against urinary tract infection (UTI), and that is not too complicated to use: drink cranberry juice. The high tannins that end up in the urine prevent bacterial attachment to the UT. But it won't help you reduce your sugar intake...

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by canalon
Thu Jul 10, 2008 4:50 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sugar Allergy
Replies: 76
Views: 252529

The Fiber Disease

... millions of women that have used the stuff. I used it for years. Tannin- on a WIKI search: Excerpt: Tannin From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Tannins are astringent, bitter-tasting plant polyphenols that bind and precipitate proteins. The term tannin refers to the source of tannins used in ...

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by mfromcanada
Fri Dec 01, 2006 6:29 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Views: 4988459

The Fiber Disease

... millions of women that have used the stuff. I used it for years. Tannin- on a WIKI search: Excerpt: Tannin From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Tannins are astringent, bitter-tasting plant polyphenols that bind and precipitate proteins. The term tannin refers to the source of tannins used in ...

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by J Jill
Fri Dec 01, 2006 5:07 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Views: 4988459


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