Hepatitis C Community
craving
About This Community:

This forum is for questions about medical issues and research aspects of Hepatitis C such as, questions about being newly diagnosed, questions about current treatments, information and participation in discussions about research studies and clinical trials related to Hepatitis. If you would like to communicate with other people who have been touched by Hepatitis, please visit our new Hepatitis Social/Living with Hepatitis forum

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

craving

i have cronic (chronic) hvc  i crave lemon juice, what is my body trying to tell me?
Blank
766573_tn?1365170066
I went through a period like that once but it was with lemons. I was working out 2 - 3 hours a day back then so I thought it might be my body needed to acidity or maybe even the vitamin C. Neither explanation seemed to be the case in the long run.

I found this on the eHow web site:
Lemons and limes are the winners in the citrus acidity count. Vitamin C (ascorbic acid) can comprise up to 32 percent of the fruits' weight. Lemon juice contains 187 percent vitamin C. Citric acid makes up 5 percent to 6 percent of the fruits' content. Lemons contain approximately 3 percent pantothenic acid. Fresh lime juice contains 121 percent vitamin C and 1 percent pantothenic acid.

http://www.ehow.com/about_5386791_acid-levels-different-citrus-fruits.html
12 Comments Post a Comment
Blank
1669790_tn?1333666195
freshly squeezed or concentrate?
Blank
Avatar_m_tn
I am no doctor ,but I believe it is telling you to have some lemon juice..

Will
Blank
901131_tn?1293748153
That you really like lemons.
Blank
766573_tn?1365170066
I went through a period like that once but it was with lemons. I was working out 2 - 3 hours a day back then so I thought it might be my body needed to acidity or maybe even the vitamin C. Neither explanation seemed to be the case in the long run.

I found this on the eHow web site:
Lemons and limes are the winners in the citrus acidity count. Vitamin C (ascorbic acid) can comprise up to 32 percent of the fruits' weight. Lemon juice contains 187 percent vitamin C. Citric acid makes up 5 percent to 6 percent of the fruits' content. Lemons contain approximately 3 percent pantothenic acid. Fresh lime juice contains 121 percent vitamin C and 1 percent pantothenic acid.

http://www.ehow.com/about_5386791_acid-levels-different-citrus-fruits.html
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
fresh squeezed
Blank
Avatar_m_tn
fresh squeezed
---------------------
The lemons??
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
  ......where are the creative typists when you need them!  lol
Blank
1669790_tn?1333666195
Reminds me of a classic Led Zeppelin song..........

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AbnKzRvNTD8
Blank
Avatar_m_tn
A super tune  ..one of my all time favs...

Jules: I was going to say melons ...but
Blank
2062505_tn?1331092888
Hello.
I LOVE to read your comments!!
Blank
Avatar_m_tn

Thanks   :)
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
  Lemons are good for you, and detoxifying, full of vitamin C, and good for fighting heat exhaustion, etc.
   Just make sure to brush yr teeth afterwards~
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Hepatitis C Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
469720_tn?1388149949
Blank
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm-treatable... Blank
Oct 04 by Lee Kirksey, MDBlank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
The 3 Essentials to Ending Emotiona...
Sep 18 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Control Emotional Eating with this ...
Sep 04 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
Top Hepatitis Answerers
446474_tn?1404424777
Blank
HectorSF
CA
179856_tn?1333550962
Blank
nygirl7
Planet Earth, CT
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
can-do-man
IN
683231_tn?1415953923
Blank
flyinlynn
Auburn, WA
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
patra_
DeLand, FL
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
susan400
FL