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Does A High Protein Diet Lead To Amyloidosis
refers to all the physical matter humans (like all living creatures) must take in on a recurring basis; only partially for energy. Like all life on planet humans are open systems which keep tearing down their structure & require intake of atoms/molecules from which to rebuild their structure. Intestinal lining cells replaced ~every 3 days. CaPO4 in bones ~every 6 years, ...Read more
Amyloid : Is not related to dietary intake.Get a more detailed answer ›
Is it possible for complex carbohydrate intolerance to develop from a "healthy" vegetarian diet and high stress levels? Does it affect eczema?
Not high fat: One of the problems folks with CF have is that their pancreatic duct gets blocked. This means that the fat-digesting enzymes from their pancreas can't get to their gut and break down the fat they eat. A high-fat diet would be very bad in this situation. You need to have conversations with your CF doc to optimize your diet. You should have both a pulmonologist and a GI doc on your team. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Of mice or men?: Yes, but how high is high? Also depends upon whether you consume enough basic food to help your body maintain pH balance. Your skeleton serves as a store of calcium which is used to buffer excess acid. It appears that adequate calcium intake should be enough to protect bones & overall health, unless you're in an experiment. Check http://goo.gl/0wMvoc, http://goo.gl/7H5wXQ & http://goo.gl/6uut4M ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends on the exten: of the change from an average diet. normally we need about 10x weight in pounds to maintain weight. 10-20% below that, you'll lose weight. If you don't do muscle stimulation (weight lifting) it will be mainly loss of muscle. 50% less than required calories could cause metabolic serious problems. Protein causes a bit more kidney work. W. normal kidneys, doesn't matter. ...Read more
Not entirely: The high salt would cause fluid retention in persons with heart or kidney disease. If healthy, you should not develop edema with this diet. It is important to note that high protein diet is not sure to be safe for kidneys for the long haul i. E. A year or more. If you have fluid retention, you need to have your kidneys and heart evaluated by your doctor. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Can it be that a high carbohydrate diet cause the blood glucose levels to increase in type II diabetics?
Size, activity, age: Our protein needs depend on our age, size, and activity level. To estimate your minimum daily protein requirement multiply the body weight in pounds by .37. This is the number of grams of protein that should be the daily minimum. According to this method, a person weighing 150 lbs. Should eat 55 grams of protein per day. If you don't have kidney problems then you can take in more than this amount. ...Read more
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