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The Nutrition InvestigatorThe health and nutrition blog by Dr. Roc Ordman.

Archive for ‘December, 2009

Science headlines, Dec 2009

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Science headlines, Dec 2009 — See the full post at http://www.nutritioninvestigator.org/. There you will find links to published articles.
SUMMARY –
1. How inflammation causes cancer – [Remember trans-fats in margarine, food from 4-legged animals, and stress all contribute to inflammation] Switching normal cells into a transformed phenotype that is characterized by uncontrolled growth is central to […] Read more »

NUTRITION POSTER INDEX

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updated when new ones added each winter
This is the entrance page to supervised literature reviews done by Beloit College students. I suggest you use the find command to search by key words. You can also see them sorted by main subject here. Most were done in connection with a biochemistry/nutrition course, Chem127. Read the disclaimer for Nutrition […] Read more »

J Nutrition Jan, 2010

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See longer synopses after the summary. Links go to published articles.
SUMMARY – Starting a new decade with resolve: 1. World food crisis: a wake-up call to save a generation of children – A group of eminent scientists met to map out opportunities for the global community to respond more effectively to today’s economic crisis in […] Read more »

Setting the scale for evaluating vitamin C dosage

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Below is a letter to the editor I wrote recently that describes the controversy over the optimum dosage of vitamin C.
Letter:
Dear Sirs:
In their editorial on the report by Schleicher et al about serum vitamin C (1), Levine and Eck (2) indicate that their Figure 1 can be used to establish concentration-function relations for vitamin C, […] Read more »

AJCN July, 2009

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Vitamin C Twice a Day Enhances Health

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9/13/2018 – Published back in 2013, I just learned this article has been downloaded over 13,000 times. I hope it has helped a lot of people.
Below is my latest article that has been accepted for publication in a peer-reviewed scientific journal.  This is a pre-print that I hope you will benefit from reading and sharing […] Read more »

AJCN December, 2009

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SUMMARY – See this, longer synopses, and links to published articles further down this page at DETAILS . Sorry this is so long. Here is plenty to enhance your life during the holiday season.
EVERYONE
1. Study of 90,000 finds amount and type of fat intake unrelated to weight gain -We found no significant association between the […] Read more »

J Nutrition Dec, 2009

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SUMMARY – Coming to this blog soon: my recently accepted peer-reviewed scientific paper reviewing many scientific studies about the health benefits of taking 500 mg of vitamin C twice a day.
Fish and fish oil are not perfect, but have great health benefits –
1. Tremendous benefits of fish oil are measured
2. Most people need more fish and less 4-legged […] Read more »

AJCN November, 2009

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AJCN November, 2009 – SUMMARY -If you can pick up a copy of Women’s World Nov 2nd issue with Weight Loss Secrets of Dancing with the Stars on the cover, sold at many US store checkout lines, you can read the story on page 20 that tells The Science Behind The Secrets, attributed to Alfred […] Read more »

AJCN October, 2009 – SUMMARY

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AJCN October, 2009 – SUMMARY – The Triage Theory of Bruce Ames explains a likely reason for the epidemic of heart disease and cancer. It is explained more completely in the SYNPOSES at this link [http://campus.beloit.edu/nutrition/aln/1009ajcn.htm]. And if you […] Read more »

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