Category: Metabolic Health Literacy Resources

Metabolic Health Literacy is the patient’s ability to understand medical information and health services. The term relates particularly to how well patients understand their own metabolic condition. Strong health literacy enables patients to make informed, accurate decisions about their own metabolic health.

Source: National Network of the Library of Medicine. (n.d.). Health Literacy. Retrieved July 29, 2020.6.0 Metabolic Health Literacy ResourcesMetabolic health literacy helps you obtain, process and understand basic information about maintaining and improving your health. Metabolic interventions (sleep, diet) are often very cost effective and help prevent or treat metabolic conditions (diabetes, obesity).

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Low carbohydrate nutrition references curate research for 40+ metabolic conditions

We’re celebrating our Organizing Research team launching a big project with Metabolic Multipliers Sarah Rice & Nutrition Network Curated research by metabolic condition Can you name 40+ medical conditions with a metabolic component?  Would...

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Supporting Metabolic Health in Communities of Color

Future Wish List Food 4 Health Alliance, another lobbying group, has been active. They might be interested in a focus group with Metabolic Health influencers within communities of color. When Metabolic Multiplier published Leaders...

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Ketosis versus ketoacidosis, metabolic flexibility or pancreatic disability?

Ketosis is the natural production of ketone bodies in the fasted state by the liver and kidney from fatty acids. Ketoacidosis results from dysregulated pancreatic beta-cell insulin production.

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What is metabolic health? A biochemist’s definition

It depends on who you ask, but there are some generally agreed upon parameters for measuring metabolic health. It can be measured in our blood or bodies. These medical, physiological and laboratory test markers...

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Lifestyle Medicine, the key to metabolic healing

What is lifestyle medicine? Lifestyle medicine can be the central vehicle for metabolic intervention and metabolic optimization. Generally speaking, metabolisms are improved with behaviors rather than with the stuff of conventional health care, i.e.,...

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Fact check – Americans Can’t Afford to Wait Any Longer. It’s Time to Overhaul the U.S. Dietary Guidelines

“Americans Can’t Afford to Wait Any Longer.  It’s Time to Overhaul the U.S. Dietary Guidelines.”  More than 50 doctors, researchers, and clinicians signed an open letter that was published in the New York Times...