Nutritional strategies for glucose 6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PDH) deficiency.

Philipa says, what are the best ways to optimize glutathione status for someone who has a G6PDdeficiency?Oh I read about this, where did I read about it.I believe it was riboflavin.I believe, and I don’t think I mentioned this in episode 58, the riboflavin podcast, butI believe it might have been the case that riboflavin […]

Newborns Taken Away after Parents Refused Vitamin K Shot

Using data to answer to the vitamin D question for dialysis patients

The question of the Simplified trial is is aiming to answer is the issue ofvitamin D deficiency in patients with end-stage kidney disease receivingdialysis. In the UK and in most other parts of the world patients on dialysisreceive an active form of vitamin D and that is because we used to believe thatthe kidneys can’t […]

Nutrition in Neuroscience Part 2 | Mastering Nutrition #54

This is Dr. Chris Masterjohn ofchrismasterjohnphd.com, and you’relistening to Episode 54 ofMastering Nutrition, where we now delve intoPart 2 of Nutrition in Neuroscience.This is Mastering Nutrition withChris Masterjohn.Take control of your health,master the science, and apply it like a pro.Are you ready?Welcome back everybody.This is part two of a four-part series onnutrition in neuroscience.I am […]

MSc Human Nutrition – The Students’ View

I studied anatomy and physiology and then decided that I’d like to do a mastersSo, I really liked the nutrition side of physiology, so I looked for a nutrition mastersand that’s how I’ve ended up in Aberdeen.When I saw that the Rowett Institute is one of the leading institutes of nutrition in the whole worldIf […]

Dietetics and Nutritional Science at Iowa State University

What is that? Dietetics…Couldn’t tell ya.I guess it kinda sounds like….um… I guess the science of what you need to eat in order to be healthy?I don’t know.The chemicals behind what you’re putting in your body,the ability to fuel and build your body.Are you up future nutritional scientist?Nutrition is more than eating, it’s knowing your […]

MSc Human Nutrition – The Students’ View

I studied anatomy and physiology and then decided that I’d like to do a mastersSo, I really liked the nutrition side of physiology, so I looked for a nutrition mastersand that’s how I’ve ended up in Aberdeen.When I saw that the Rowett Institute is one of the leading institutes of nutrition in the whole worldIf […]

Rafael Perez-Escamilla: Doubling down on nutrition disparities in global malnutrition

So, thank you so very much to the BMJ and to Swiss Re Institute for your kind invitationto this amazingly interesting and thought provoking meeting.My task is to present the BMJ series article on Nutrition Disparities in Global Malnutrition.The authors of this paper do not have any conflicts of interest to declare, however,I do want […]

Does Vitamin C in Sepsis Live Up to the Hype?

Welcome to Impact Factor, you’re weekly dose of commentary on a new medical study.I’m Dr. F. Perry Wilson.When it comes to sepsis and septic shock, docs are used to disappointment.When I was training, the new hotness was stress-dose steroids and dual coverage for Gram negatives.Then Rivers’ early goal-directed therapy, then activated protein C.Time and again, […]

Parents are Refusing Vitamin K Shots for Their Newborns. It’s a Terrible Idea.

This is Vitamin K.Vitamin K is a friendly, fat-soluble vitamin.Without it, your blood will stop clotting and you die.You can find vitamin K in all sorts of good things, like kale and other green leafy vegetablesand some gross things like liver.You can also find Vitamin K in this form:This form of Vitamin K – an […]