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What Is An Exogenous Source Of Cholesterol
What is flax seed and is it considered photo estrogen or anti-estrogen? Also what is meant by testosterone ?
Possibly both: Flaxseed is the seed of the flax plant. It is usually considered a phytoestrogen, a plant substance with properties similar to estrogen, but in young women with high estrogen, some phytoestrogens (soy, for example) may act as a anti-estrogen. Testosterone is the primary hormone of men (like estrogen is the primary hormone of women). Women, however, do make small amounts of it too in their ovaries. ...Read more
What does this mean? 25-OHD3 indicates both endogenous production and
supplementation. 25-OHD2 is an indicator of exogenous sources.
Source of Vit D: 25 -OH D3 is produced in the skin from sunlight (endogenous production), whereas D2 is made synthetically (exogenous) and is found in most dietary supplements. Both are biologically active. You can get D3 as well in a supplement, but it does not make any difference in terms of how it works. The total of D3 and D2 is what is important (goal of over 30) ...Read more
See below: long-chain, medium-chain, and short-chain fatty acids and omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids. ...Read more
See below: Fish liver oils-cod liver oil cat fish, salmon, mackerel, sardines, eel, eggs, beef liver, mushroom etc. ...Read more
Kidney function: Vitamin B - 6 (pyridoxal phosphate), like all B vitamins is water soluble and is excreted in the urine from the kidneys. If your kidney function is decreased, this would decrease the excretion of Vitamin B - 6 and threrfore raise the blood level of vitamin B - 6. Your doctor should evaluate your kidney function and make sure that your blood pressure and any blood sugar problems are well control ...Read more
Heartbeat irregular: I think you are referring to an irregular heartbeat. If your doctor does an ekg test he/she can tell not only the number of extra beats but the exact type of irregular beat. Depending upon your medical history, heart sounds and ekg, your doctor will know the advice to give you. It's important for your safety to have your doctor check you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Multiple reasons: Hyperpigmentation may be caused by sun damage, inflammation, or other skin injuries, including those related to acne vulgaris. In cushing's disease, there is excessive adrenocorticotropic hormone (acth) production, which leads to hyperpigmentation because msh (melanocyte stimulating hormone) production is a byproduct of acth synthesis from proopiomelanocortin (pomc). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What is the significance of having high blood alanine levels? thsi was part of an amino acid analysis.
Associated with HTN: An international study led by Imperial College London found a correlation between high levels of alanine and higher blood pressure, energy intake, cholesterol levels, and body mass index. Alterations in the alanine cycle that increase the levels of serum alanine aminotransferase (ALT) is linked type II diabetes. ...Read more
See answer: Assuming we are talking about the same kind of 'nuts' and understanding that there is likely some lack of consensus, almonds, walnuts, pistacchios, hazelnuts, brazil nuts, cashews, pecans, macadamia have all been reported to be healthy due to their mix of omega-3 fatty acids, antioxidants, protein, fiber, and cholesterol-lowering properties. Avoid salty, sugary, and roasted in oil nuts. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is coq 10 supplement good in the case of NASH and liver inflammation and if yes then what is the safe dose needed and type if there is natural source?
I wouldn't do it: Coenzyme q which is much-hyped for almost everything these days failed a rat nash study miserably (nutrition 2009) and altered serum lipoproteins in a way that the authors thought would accelerate atherosclerosis (j. Appl phys 2009). That's it as far as the real science goes. Don't reward people who didn't tell you this by buying their products. Hit the gym hard. Good luck & thanks for asking. ...Read more
What is the purpose of rosuvas tablets in cancer+dvt+pe?Are they meant to be given to reduce inflammation of body or triglyrides & chalesterol levels.
Rosuvastatitin: The best study done on Rosuvastatin conclusions was, in this trial of apparently healthy persons without hyperlipidemia but with elevated high-sensitivity c-reactive protein levels, Rosuvastatin significantly reduced the in- cidence of major cardiovascular events. (clinicaltrials.Gov number, nct00239681. ...Read more
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