Endocrine

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Endocrine Questions

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by 15 · about 4 hours ago

Is the activation of the parasympathetic nervous system good simply because in the modern world we have far too much activation of the sympathetic(similar to why O3 is so incredibly good; we simply have too much O6)? Or would being a deep... (more)

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by 6229 · about 4 hours ago

When you eat out do you prefer bottled water in plastic (glass is rare and expensive) or tap water with fluoride/chlorine etc.? I believe iodine can detoxify fluoride and chlorine according to Dr. David Brownstein, MD so I believe tap water to be... (more)

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raydawg 0 · February 28, 2013 at 3:34 PM

We have a reverse osmosis filter in the kitchen sink, and carbon filters for the showers. Fluoride isn't the only problem - chlorination is pretty nasty stuff and the vapor off hot water is where it causes the most damage. There's an old study... (more)

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by 5 · about 4 hours ago

In their 2012 book "It Starts With Food", the Hartwigs argue that one reason dairy is to be avoided is because it contains lots of hormones intended to promote growth in calves, and thus when consumed by human adults messes up the hormonal... (more)

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dmi 0 · October 25, 2012 at 1:12 PM

No, eggs do not contain such hormones, sedatives, addictive substances, etc. A growing embryo is very different from alive calves.

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by 887 · about 4 hours ago

http://butterbeliever.com/matt-stone-youre-blowing-my-mind/ As a paleo newbie this is freaking me out. Am I making a mistake going paleo?

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Diane_4 0 · July 10, 2012 at 1:15 AM

Low carb doesn't hose your metabolism. My own personal experience is that it restored my metabolism to health. It healed my insulin resistance. It allowed me to lose weight. It restored my hunger/satiety signals to normal. It gave me more energy.... (more)

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by 5 · about 5 hours ago

Hey All, I'm trying to make some progress with my overall health and there are several issues I've been dealing with for the past few years. Been following Paleo since December and have noticed the most substantial change being less blood sugar... (more)

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Kitzu 0 · July 10, 2012 at 2:48 AM

Have you been checked for Lyme disease? Spent any time in fields in the NE with deer ticks? Some of the symptoms match up. I live in a high Lyme area, and have had several friends go through similar health struggles- turned out it was later stage... (more)

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by 608 · about 5 hours ago

If this has been posted before I apologize. I just read this article put out by the Endocrine Society on just how bad plastics (even BPA free) plastics are. I had an idea plastic was garbage, but did not know it was so extensive.... (more)

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Jane_7 0 · November 17, 2011 at 4:54 PM

For transporting: Glass and foil for food, stainless steel for coffee and tea. Haven't looked into the aluminum factor yet though... And my glass containers have plastic lids, which I dislike, but haven't found better options yet. For storing:... (more)

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by 2437 · about 5 hours ago

I recently went to see a doc in my health plan and he once again made me realize that most docs are clueless. He saw my old testosterone chart and then saw how my new one was tripled. I told him about Paleo and some supplements I take from a... (more)

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Justin_12 0 · March 11, 2013 at 2:37 AM

Did you find anyone? Peter Linfoot in Walnut Creek seems to get pretty good reviews. http://peterlinfootmd.net/

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by 5 · about 5 hours ago

Has anyone had a good experience with an Atlanta-area Endocrinologist? I would like to find a doctor with an open mind to diet and medication, not one who immediately prescribes synthetic thyroid. Thanks!

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Adriana 0 · January 07, 2011 at 8:42 AM

I'm looking for a primary care doc in Atlanta who beieves in paleo.

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by 10502 · about 5 hours ago

Keith Norris makes a great point about sous-vide I have been wondering about for some time: In particular, check out the discussion associated with Episode 17, where I tossed-out the sous-vide/plastics leaching question that I initially brought... (more)

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Durandal 0 · March 05, 2010 at 5:10 PM

For the last time, polyethylene and polypropylene (LDPE, HDPE, *PE, PP) never contain plasticizers. These are the cheapest commodity polymers and any additive besides the monomer significantly increases the price of the final product, so... (more)

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by 5232 · October 19, 2014 at 3:16 AM

I'm trying to be careful about the way I ask this as to not makes this a lewd question. I've been reading some Ayurvedic literature (for better or for worse) while reading TS Wiley and wondering, thinking about the Ayurvedic fear of regular... (more)

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Paul_Jaminet 0 · March 29, 2012 at 4:08 PM

When you feel compelled to ask about it on online forums?

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by 40 · October 18, 2014 at 4:01 AM

Side effects, results & advice much appreciated!

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by 8979 · October 18, 2014 at 3:26 AM

I finally got around to hearing Jimmy Moore's podcast with Dr. B G/Grace. (OK, so I am a little behind.) Great podcast! ... (more)

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grace 0 · December 31, 2011 at 5:55 AM

Happy New Year The Loon!!! Thanks for your kind words! Metals have synergistic toxicity so even at sublethal, low doses, endocrine disruption can occur... it does not necessarily have to be a ton of arsenic but let's say some has a bit of... (more)

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by 9948 · October 18, 2014 at 3:11 AM

A fallacy in the past with fat tissue (adipose tissue) was that it was simply viewed as just a collection of fat cells - a storage center for future energy requirements. In fact, the adipose tissue should also be viewed as the largest endocrine... (more)

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The_Quilt 0 · April 26, 2011 at 12:28 AM

there is one immutable fact we now know to define optimal. Its telomere length. The longer means optimal. Now we need to figure out what makes them longest. That is why I go to meetings now. Its why I read three hours a day.

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by 0 · October 15, 2014 at 4:07 AM

anyone know the best country to move to to avoid endocrine disruptors?

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