More Bypass => More Satiety => Less Food Intake

In a model of direct glucose delivery to the hindgut, the length of foregut bypassed directly correlated with degree of GLP-1 increase and ghrelin decrease.[52]Amplify’d from bariatrictimes.comIn a model of direct glucose delivery to the hindgut, the length of foregut bypassed directly correlated with degree of GLP-1 increase and ghrelin decrease.[52]Many diet modifications and metabolic … Continue reading More Bypass => More Satiety => Less Food Intake

Low doses of aspirin increase chance of developing ulcers

Low doses of aspirin increase chance of developing ulcers Aspirin has long been hailed as one of the most effective, low-cost ways to help guard against a heart attack or stroke. However, international medical researchers caution that low doses of aspirin also increase a patient's chance of developing an ulcer, often without warning signs. The … Continue reading Low doses of aspirin increase chance of developing ulcers

Don’t Take High Dose Vitamin C

1000 mg Vitamin C twice each day increased urinary oxalate and Tiselius Risk Index for calcium oxalate kidney stones in 40% of participantsAmplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govJ Nutr. 2005 Jul;135(7):1673-7.Ascorbate increases human oxaluria and kidney stone risk.Massey LK, Liebman M, Kynast-Gales SA.Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, Washington State University, Spokane, WA, USA. massey@wsu.eduAbstractCurrently, the recommended … Continue reading Don’t Take High Dose Vitamin C

Don’t Take High Dose Vitamin C: Kidney Stones!

Don't Take High Dose Vitamin C: Kidney Stones!Amplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govJ Nutr. 2005 Jul;135(7):1673-7.Ascorbate increases human oxaluria and kidney stone risk.Massey LK, Liebman M, Kynast-Gales SA.Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, Washington State University, Spokane, WA, USA. massey@wsu.eduAbstractCurrently, the recommended upper limit for ascorbic acid (AA) intake is 2000 mg/d. However, because AA is endogenously … Continue reading Don’t Take High Dose Vitamin C: Kidney Stones!