What should people with glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency be doing?

What should people with glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency be doing not justabout glutathione, but about folate, vitamin K, fatty acids, and neurotransmitters?Philippa says, “At the last AMA, you mentioned that G6PD deficiency would have trouble recyclingother things such as folate and vitamin K. Could you expand on these problems and howto manage them?Also, do you recommend […]

Nutritional Sciences Featured Labs

MUSICResearchers in the department of nutritional sciences examine manyaspects of nutrition. From understanding fundamental roles of nutrients andhealth and prevention of chronic disease to food safety to nutrition educationand policy development. The department offers nutrition degree programs withoptions and Dietetics human nutrition and pre medical sciences allied healthand community and public health nutrition. There are […]

What to do when high selenium levels won’t come down, even if you’ve stopped supplementing.

When high selenium does not come down in response dietary efforts and cessation of supplementation,what’s going on?Either there’s high levels of selenium in the soil where your food is grown, or youhave low methylation because methylation is needed to get rid of excess selenium.

Kate Dines, BSc (Hons) Nutritional Sciences at Manchester Met

I’ve always loved science. Since I was a kid have been obsessed with how thingswork and I love food I’m such a foodie. Combining all of those thingstogether it was the perfect degree. Each lecturer is so passionate about theirfield of study so you’ll never even realise that you’ll become passionateabout biochemistry. The best things […]

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 […]

Vitamin C | Masterclass With Masterjohn 1.5

Hi, I’m Dr. Chris Masterjohn of chrismasterjohnphd.com, andyou’re watching Masterclass with Masterjohn. Where we are now in our 5th in a seriesof lessons on the antioxidant defense system. And today we are gonna look at Vitamin C.You can see on the screen the role of Vitamin C in the antioxidant defense system. It constitutes the […]

Matt stone and the “overdeification” of vitamin A.

Next question, Victoria Dale Harris says, I just saw an email from Matt Stone referringthe overly deified….Oh someone had to bring this up!Okay!I just saw an email from Matt Stone referring to the overly deified nutrient vitamin A.He’s referring it’s probably in asthma, but right I believe the etiology of the conditioncould be nearly identical […]

Arizona Online – Nutritional Sciences Program Overview

>>I really try to expose students to as wide a variety of opportunities.My name is Ashlee Linares-Gaffer.I am an Assistant Professor of Practice in the Departmentof Nutritional Sciences, and I am a Registered Dietitian.A degree in nutritional sciences offers students and degree holdersso many career opportunities right after they graduate and so many more opportunitiesif […]

Concerns about vitamin A in pregnancy

Pam asks on the tails of this question, why did the FDA have a value for vitamin A forpregnancy much higher at 8,000 IU than the IOM in the past?I have no idea.I mean I just said I don’t pay any attention to the FDA and that’s a research project,but like look the, so what […]