1. haidut

    Environment (diet), Not Genetics, Mainly Shapes Gut Bacteria Composition

    As many forum users know, studying the microbiome is the current hot topic in biochemistry and imbalances in the microbiome are used to explain everything from depression, to CVD, to cancer. A major argument advanced in the microbiome analysis field is that genes are the main driver of the...
  2. haidut

    Acetaminophen (Tylenol) Decreases Respiration By Changing Cardiolipin Composition

    I posted a few threads recently on the negative effects of acetaminophen (Tylenol) on brain function and steroid response. Acetaminophen (Tylenol) Exposure During Pregnancy Feminizes The Offspring Acetaminophen raises serotonin/adrenaline, aspirin lowers it User @Koveras also posted a thread...
  3. Tarmander

    Eggshell Calcium Composition

    Mineral, amino acid, and hormonal composition of chicken eggshell powder and the evaluation of its use in human nutrition. - PubMed - NCBI Not sure if this was posted here as I'm on mobile. This gives some of the good reasons to get calcium from eggshells, instead of oysters or other sources...
  4. O

    Diet and Human Brain Composition

    Anyone have info about this quote I found, "Approximately 8% of the brain’s weight is comprised of omega-3 fatty acids" - ... me/Page-01 I'm wondering if we have data on how much that varies according to dietary intake. "Lipid composition of the normal...