Category Archives for "Digestion"

Webinar: Iron Deficiency and Obesity in Menstruating Adolescents

Image by Free-Photos from PixabayA few weeks ago, I held a free webinar covering key points relating to iron deficiency and obesity in menstruating adolescents. Topics covered: the connection between vitamin D and iron metabolism the role of hepcidin in regulating iron absorption how excess weight affects hepcidin why menstruating adolescents are at risk for iron deficiencyand more!If you […]

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What is P-Glycoprotein?

You may have heard of p-glycoprotein as an “efflux membrane transporter” or a “multidrug resistance pump.” If you looked at those words and then thought, “yes, but what is it?” then you’re in luck. I’ve made a quick video covering the basics here.  Insert Video Insert Video Insert Content Template or Symbol Want more detail? Check here. […]

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