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by 95 · about 5 hours ago

I just tried to post this question but for some reason the text did not show so I'm trying again. An elderly relative moved in with me about a year ago and I have fed him largely according to the paleo diet especially with regards to... (more)

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Matt_11 0 · October 23, 2013 at 4:09 PM

That study is junk. They're fishing for hypotheses and they found an incredibly weak correlation and latched onto it. The question is has anybody followed up that paper… and Web of Science shows 27 citing articles. Just a couple I scanned... (more)

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by 95 · about 5 hours ago

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by 10 · about 7 hours ago

Hi, does anybody have experience with, or anecdotal evidence of, a paleo diet (in the broadest sense of the word) and alleviation of the symptoms of glaucoma (in particular intraocular pressure (IOP))? Thanks in advance, Matt (more)

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Dexter 0 · March 30, 2010 at 2:15 PM

No experience, but I did find the following regarding using Alpha Lipoic Acid along with a paleo diet...account of two people who reduced their eye pressure. http://www.orthomolecular.org/library/jom/2002/pdf/2002-v17n04-p209.pdf And there is an... (more)

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by 6229 · October 30, 2014 at 4:05 AM

If you are you might want to reconsider ... Looks like an ancestral way of eating is already protective with magnesium supplementation. There are some limitations - it's epidemiology and food questionnaires, but still interesting. Normal tension... (more)

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Jenny_9 0 · April 13, 2012 at 9:08 PM

My mom still cannot donate blood because of chronically low iron levels. I tell her she's going to outlive us all, but I would not encourage her to stop her iron supplement because she get fatigued VERY fast and looks like she has two black eyes... (more)

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by 6229 · October 30, 2014 at 4:03 AM

While correlation doesn't necessarily = causation .... We have seen whole foods and those closer to the body's way of absorption be better then synthetic supplements in the case of Vitamin A, Vitamin E, heme iron, folic acid, Vitamin D3,... (more)

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