Navigation Links
Weighty problem: Protein is the solution?

ass. At the end of each phase blood samples were taken to measure insulin, leptin (the hormone responsible for hunger) and ghrelin (the satiety hormone).

Results were as follows:-

1. Satiety was 'markedly increased' with the isocaloric diet but leptin was unchanged.

2. With the ad libitum high protein diet, average spontaneous calorie intake decreased by between 376 and 504 per day, body weight decreased by between 4.4 and 5.4 kg and fat mass decreased by 3.3 to 4.1 kg. Leptin levels 'significantly decreased' during this phase and ghrelin increased.

3. As carbohydrate remained at 50 percent during all three phases, the effects of the ad libitum diet would appear to be due to the high protein intake.

These results point to the conclusion that the simplistic approach to weight loss would be administration of high protein diets to obese subjects. True? Well the answer depends on the adverse effects of such a recommendation. Should the obese increase the protein intake from 10 to 20 percent of calories to 20 to 30 percent?

According to research Institute of Medicine, it has found no clear evidence that high protein intake increases the risk of renal stones, osteoporosis, cancer or cardiovascular disease, and sets the acceptable range of protein intake as between 10 and 35 percent of calories.

On the flip side obesity increases the risk of developing cardiovascular disease, type-2 diabetes, arthritis, asthma and back problems. But technically speaking many protein rich sources also contributes the much-dreaded saturated fats in the diet. And saturated fats are known to raise LDL 'bad' cholesterol levels.

"It is preferable to replace sugars from soft drinks with protein from low fat milk, high-fat milk and dairy products with the lean versions, and possibly white bread and pasta with lean meat, without reducing the intakes of fruit, vegetables and whole-grain products," said Astrup.
'"/>




Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Lighten Up! Heavy Backpacks a Weighty Load for Children to Bear
2. Lean Protein Could Be Key to Obesity Drugs
3. Evidence Links Protein Damage to Neurodegenerative diseases like Parkinsons and Alzheimers
4. Unravelling the secrets of ‘Huntingtin’ Protein - towards the treatment of ‘Huntingtons’ Disase
5. Unravelling the secrets of ‘Huntingtin’ Protein - towards the treatment of Huntingtins’ Disese
6. Protein in urine foresees heart disease
7. Levels Of Blood Proteins May Help Heart Disease Care
8. Protein signals need for heart surgery
9. Protein and fat improve memory
10. Clotting Protein plays a role in nerve repair
11. High Levels of Protein Linked to Brain Shrinkage
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: Weighty problem Protein the solution

(Date:12/17/2014)... (HealthDay News) -- Expectant parents should leave prenatal picture-taking ... recommends. Use of ultrasound imaging and heartbeat monitors ... risk-free, the agency warns. "Although there is ... ultrasound imaging and heartbeat monitors, prudent use of these ... Vaezy, an FDA biomedical engineer, said in an agency ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... Amy Norton HealthDay ... Yoga has long been believed to improve overall health, but ... also help the heart, a new review finds. In ... such as brisk walking, said lead researcher Paula Chu, a ... The review, of 37 clinical trials, found that people ...
(Date:12/15/2014)... Veretekk.com, Inc. announced today a strategic ... JM Ocean Avenue has secured exclusive benefit to the ... system. JM Ocean Avenue is a direct sales ... Avenue and JM International, with partial ownership coming from ... company. , “After nearly 2 decades of servicing the ...
(Date:12/15/2014)... MD (PRWEB) December 15, 2014 ... services today released “ Social Media Cheat Sheets ,” ... a community that drives results on the top ten ... marketing program. It helps drive awareness, engagement, and customer ... For marketers to make an impact on new networks ...
(Date:12/15/2014)... Dallas,TX (PRWEB) December 15, 2014 The increase ... is one of the main factors which is contributing to ... used for the diagnosis and treatment of hearing loss and ... comprises of three parts - microphone, speaker and amplifier. The ... growth rate of 6.01% during the period from 2014 to ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:FDA Warns Against Fetal 'Keepsake' Videos 2Health News:Yoga May Cut Heart Disease Risk Factors 2Health News:Yoga May Cut Heart Disease Risk Factors 3Health News:JM Ocean Avenue secures the strategic advantages of Veretekk 2Health News:JM Ocean Avenue secures the strategic advantages of Veretekk 3Health News:JM Ocean Avenue secures the strategic advantages of Veretekk 4Health News:OutMarket Releases Cheat Sheets for Social Media Marketing 2Health News:OutMarket Releases Cheat Sheets for Social Media Marketing 3Health News:Audiological Devices Market 2019 Demand for Esthetic Hearing Aids Drives the Growth, Says a Report at ReportsnReports.com 2Health News:Audiological Devices Market 2019 Demand for Esthetic Hearing Aids Drives the Growth, Says a Report at ReportsnReports.com 3Health News:Audiological Devices Market 2019 Demand for Esthetic Hearing Aids Drives the Growth, Says a Report at ReportsnReports.com 4
... researchers from the University at Buffalo School of Dental ... X-ray// may serve as an accurate early-warning system of ... ,The study was ushered in a population with a ... us closer to the use of panoramic dental radiographs ...
... that people become addicted to nicotine by smoking regularly over ... be more disturbing. According to a Canadian study, young people ... no more than a few cigarettes a month. ,Using ... young people in their first year of high school to ...
... know when someone who talks about suicide will actually ... which depressed patients need protection.Now American scientists believe that// ... blood test that checks glands controlling the stress hormone ... to the mental turmoil that leads people to take ...
... report they have identified a genetic defect that causes a ... bone, a finding that may lead to treatments for osteoporosis. ... mineral center at Hopkins University, the new finding will help ... make new bone cells as people age.// ,Later, ...
... food poisonings aren't going away, despite the efforts of ... imported foods and bacteria develop in new forms, according ... The bacteria Listeria monocytogenes are so common in the ... of them. ,The scientists also say the ...
... for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) say that tobacco ... caries and tobacco use data from more than// 13,000 ... between the two types of spit tobacco, also called ... cigarettes, pipes, and cigars. Spit tobacco comes in two ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Mutation connected to Osteoporosis 2
(Date:12/17/2014)... , The new ... of information concerning the biopharmaceutical Group,s national and international clinical ... to the recently launched institutional website that is receiving accolades ... by a new chapter in the fascinating story of Drug ... and panoramic hub on the world of clinical research, ranging ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... 2014  RXi Pharmaceuticals Corporation (NASDAQ: ... developing and commercializing innovative therapies addressing major unmet ... enrollment in its first Phase 2a study, RXI-109-1301.  ... the 1-month findings that were reported in September ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130917/NE80755LOGO , , , ...
(Date:12/15/2014)... December 15, 2014 ... 19. und 20. Februar sind alle akkreditierten ... MEDICINE ECOSYSTEM PARTNER PROGRAMM ™ 2015 in ... Diese Tagung soll dazu beitragen, ... geben, die neue profitablen Unternehmensdienstleistungen, die für ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Dompé Offers a New "Window" on the World of Scientific Research, with the http://www.dompetrials.com Website, Dedicated to Clinical Trials 2Dompé Offers a New "Window" on the World of Scientific Research, with the http://www.dompetrials.com Website, Dedicated to Clinical Trials 3RXi Pharmaceuticals Announces Sustained Effect of RXI-109 at Three Months Post Scar Revision Surgery and the Completion of Enrollment for its Phase 2a Trial RXI-109-1301 2RXi Pharmaceuticals Announces Sustained Effect of RXI-109 at Three Months Post Scar Revision Surgery and the Completion of Enrollment for its Phase 2a Trial RXI-109-1301 3RXi Pharmaceuticals Announces Sustained Effect of RXI-109 at Three Months Post Scar Revision Surgery and the Completion of Enrollment for its Phase 2a Trial RXI-109-1301 4RXi Pharmaceuticals Announces Sustained Effect of RXI-109 at Three Months Post Scar Revision Surgery and the Completion of Enrollment for its Phase 2a Trial RXI-109-1301 5Symposium über Aegates Ecosystem-Partner-Programm für sichere Medikamente vom 19. - 20. Februar 2015 in Amsterdam 2
... Nov. 1, 2010 LitePoint Corporation, the leader in ... Health Alliance, along with other technology leaders. ... of personal healthcare and to establish a system of ... for all people. "Wireless will be ...
... /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Nepstar Chain Drugstore Ltd. (NYSE: ... largest drugstore chain in China based on the number ... will report its third quarter 2010 financial results on ... The Company will host a conference call, to ...
Cached Medicine Technology:LitePoint Joins Continua Health Alliance 2China Nepstar Chain Drugstore to Report Third Quarter 2010 Financial Results on November 17, 2010 2
... offers the comfort of a surgical microscope ... The microscope offers brilliant resolution, large depth ... color reproduction. A separate prism for optimum ... with a special jalousie diaphragm. It offers ...
The Leica M500 OH3 is an advanced surgical microscope used by neurosurgeons. It is a smart system combining the best optical performance available on the market with an innovative and unique stand....
Galilean Loupes...
... higher magnification for advanced surgical procedures. Prismatic ... at the highest magnification. 3.5x, 4.5x and ... color rendition is ideal for surgical applications. ... produce a superior image. The compact abd ...
Medicine Products: