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What is barker hypothesis?

What is barker hypothesis?

Fetal origin disease: Foad (fetal origins of adult disease) suggests that the in utero environment somehow predisposes an individual to have adult disorders such as diabetes mellitus, hypertension. ...Read more

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What is this barker hypothesis about sick babies making sick adults later in life?

What is this barker hypothesis about sick babies making sick adults later in life?

Epigenetics: Barker theory is low birth weight babies make changes to their metabolism/organs that benefit them short term, but hurt them long term. Low birth weight babies are at higher risk for coronary heart disease, hypertension, stroke and diabetes. Low birth weight can be caused by poor maternal health and nutrition. Thus the environment/economics of the mother can affect baby/future adult. ...Read more

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Should we believe the barker hypothesis?

Should we believe the barker hypothesis?

Yes!: Epigenomic modification of the fetal dna is now considered the main mechanism for foad (fetal origins of adult disease), as professor barker hypothesized (see. Dr. Aagaard-tillery's papers). The theory is accepted worldwide now and makes teleological sense. ...Read more

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What's feingold hypothesis?

What's feingold hypothesis?

Unproven ADHD / diet: The 1988 pop claim that food additives or whatever in the diet causes / exacerbates attention-deficit disorder. Since parents both administer the feingold diet and judge its effect, there may be natural to see faces in the clouds or a desired effect; why the many substances all happen to be synthetic doesn't fit with other food hypersensitivities, but some folks claim good results. ...Read more

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What to do if I have trouble figuring out the hypothesis?

Woah - Way too Vague: If this is a medically relevant question then please clarify and re-ask. ...Read more

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Doctors, do you think you can describe the wobble hypothesis trna?

I can't .....: But you can read about it on this site: http://biology.kenyon.edu/courses/biol114/Chap05/Chapter05.html ...Read more

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Why are autoimmune cases on the rise in recent years. Is the hygiene hypothesis a good explanation?

Why are autoimmune cases on the rise in recent years. Is the hygiene hypothesis a good explanation?

Sleep?: I think it is related to sleep. Not only are we sleeping less we are also getting poorer quality of sleep. Dr steven y. Parks an ENT in new york city sees a connection with sleep and autoimmune diseases. He has a very informative web site you should visit. ...Read more

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Is testicular desensitization from HCG doses happen for real and is it clinically proven or just a hypothesis ?

Research: This question is still under scientific investigation; there is no definitive answer, yet. In the meantime, it may be prudent to stay away from HCG. ...Read more