Elevated Resting Energy Expenditure

Resting energy expenditure (REE) is directly linked to the size of the lean body mass. REE is difficult to determine accurately in volunteers since the method of indirect calorimetry has variations when the same individual is restudied. Several studies have demonstrated an elevated rate of energy expenditure when compared to controls of similar weight. The use of D2O18 has helped in the estimate of energy expenditure and will improve our understanding of energy expenditure in the future.

Breaking Bulimia

Breaking Bulimia

We have all been there: turning to the refrigerator if feeling lonely or bored or indulging in seconds or thirds if strained. But if you suffer from bulimia, the from time to time urge to overeat is more like an obsession.

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