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Dr. Neigatha Graney
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Adiponectin (Overview)

Adiponectin (also referred to as gbp-28, apm1, adipoq and acrp30) is a protein which in humans is encoded by the adipoq gene. It is involved in regulating glucose levels as well as fatty acid breakdown.


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What does adiponectin do?

What does adiponectin do?

See below: Adiponectin is a protein hormone that modulates a number of metabolic processes, including glucose regulation and fatty acid oxidation. Levels of the hormone are inversely correlated with body fat percentage in adults. ...Read more

Dr. Neigatha Graney
23 doctors shared insights

Adiponectin (Overview)

Adiponectin (also referred to as gbp-28, apm1, adipoq and acrp30) is a protein which in humans is encoded by the adipoq gene. It is involved in regulating glucose levels as well as fatty acid breakdown.


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What's a good resource for trace elements and heavy metal toxicity?

What's a good resource for trace elements and heavy metal toxicity?

Be VERY careful: Most of the outfits offering "heavy metal testing" are scams, charging outrageous prices for"tests" intended to get you to buy their nutritional supplements, have your fillings removed, and generally suck you into a expensive racket. They exude warmth and this is the one thing that may make you feel better. ...Read more

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Is whipple's disease usually deadly?

Is whipple's disease usually deadly?

No, but must dx & rx: Whipples disease is a very rare condition, often found in middle age men, that is also called lipodystrophy. It a bacterial-caused disease that leads to malabsorption of mostly fats and certain sugars into the bloodstream. It will lead to nutritional deficiencies among other problems. Need rx with antibiotics, usually at least a year, herbs and supplements. If left untreated, it can be fatal. ...Read more

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What does adiponectin do?

See below: Adiponectin is a protein hormone that modulates a number of metabolic processes, including glucose regulation and fatty acid oxidation. Levels of the hormone are inversely correlated with body fat percentage in adults. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: adiponectin?

What is the definition or description of: adiponectin?

See below: Adiponectin (also referred to as gbp-28, apm1, adipoq and acrp30) is a protein which in humans is encoded by the adipoq gene. It is involved in regulating glucose levels as well as fatty acid breakdown. ...Read more

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What are side effects of adiponectin?

What are side effects of adiponectin?

Adiponectine: Is a protein that regulates glucose levels & fatty acids breakdown. Can cause changes in thyroid function & glucose levels & also osteoporosis risk increases. ...Read more

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Question reguarding adiponectin? Any side effects?

Question reguarding adiponectin? Any side effects?

Adiponectine: Is a protein that regulates glucose levels & fatty acids breakdown. Can cause changes in thyroid function & glucose levels & also osteoporosis risk increases. ...Read more

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Am I dying?

Am I dying?

We all are: A 3-word question with no details... well, life is short on Earth, regardless of whether a person lives 3 days, 3000 days, or 30,000 days. It is not length of one's life that matters, but the quality of the life lived. The goal is not to live a long life, but to live a good life. Even if a person makes it all the way to age 82, that's only 30,000 days. ...Read more

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I have cold?

I have cold?

Symptoms?: The most common symptoms of a cold are sneezing, running nose, congestion and scratchy throat. Additional symptoms can be coughing, headaches, mucus dripping down the back of the throat, loss of appetite and fever (in children). ...Read more

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