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On Tue, 15 Jun 2021 03:40:18 -0700 (PDT), dsi1
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>On Monday, June 14, 2021 at 11:44:40 PM UTC-10, Dave Smith wrote:
>> On Tue, 15 Jun 2021 02:36:42 -0700 (PDT), dsi1
>> > wrote:
>> >On Monday, June 14, 2021 at 10:49:30 PM UTC-10, Dave Smith wrote:

>> >> Maybe they can put it in pill form. People already take garlic,
>> >> ginger, turmeric etc pills. Why not bitter melon.
>> >>
>> >That makes as much sense as taking a steak in pill form. I don't eat bitter melon because it has an effect on blood glucose levels - that's not real important to me.
>> >
>> >

>> You and a couple of Chinese (roughly one billion) may be the only ones
>> who like the flavour, but if it's good for people's health -real or
>> perceived- a pill would make sense for the rest of the world's
>> population. And lo and behold, it already exists.

>I don't believe in other people's tastes - I just believe in mine. I won't be buying bitter melon pills but I will be buying bitter melon. The Chinese got all kinds of ways to make bitter melon less bitter. That's just silly - I like it full on bitter. ?

If you like bitter melon, it wouldn't make sense to buy bitter melon
pills. Just like I'd rather drink red wine than buy resveratrol pills.