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Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience in Infectious Disease
Protein: Because it is essential to your health and welfare?
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cynthia Lu
15 years experience in General Practice
See detailed answer: How to calculate your protein needs: 1. Weight in pounds divided by 2.2 equals weight in kg 2. Weight in kg x 0.8-1.8 gm/kg equals protein require ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
All essential aminos: Some Amino Acids can't be made from others in your body, and a complete protein is one you can live on -- it has plenty of each of these. It's importa ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Protein source.: Many nuts are a good source of protein. But most also have a high fat content.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
LOT OF PROTEIN IN UR: Means large amount of protein in urine. Kidneys filter waste products from your blood at the same time retaining the things your body needs includin ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
35 years experience in General Practice
No: There is no protein in dietary fat that you ingest
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ramon Garcia-septien
44 years experience in Family Medicine
To get muscle: Is s a blend of proteins most use for bodybuilding in power.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience in Rheumatology
No.: Not for most people! unless you have major liver or kidney disease it is not. But intake should be slightly less than 1 gram per 2 pounds of body weig ... Read More
A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emmanuel Quaye
30 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes: I would consider it high, but it really depends on what your lab's reference range is. If your doctor says it's high, then ask how to get it down.
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience in Holistic Medicine
No consensus but...: It is probably more common for people to get too much protein rather than not enough, but there is no consensus as to what constitutes too much. 30-60 ... Read More
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