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  • The problem with Agave Nectar…

    …is that it is 85% fructose and if you drink jugs of homemade lemon juice sweetened with this sweetener (“it’s natural!”, “it’s healthier”) everyday for a month then you: -increase total % body fat (26.5% to 29.3%) -increase visceral/sick fat and likely liver fat as well (VAT area up from 117 to 146 cm2) Natural […]

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  • What is DXA?

    DXA (or DEXA) stands for Dual-energy X-ray Absorptiometry. It is a device that uses 2 X-ray beams of differing energy levels. This allows it to distinguish between soft tissue and bone absorption of the X-rays. Its original use was to determine bone density and it is also now used to evaluate body composition. With body […]

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  • STEM-Talk Episode 142

    Here is my STEM-Talk interview (on the Fall Equinox, yay!). In it, I discuss TOFI (no, not Tofu! Not Tophi either!)

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