$title


Forum Archives

Here you can search the thousands of posts from our older message boards. Just click on the link for the time period you wish to search and you will be taken to the fill-out form for that volume. You can also click on the 'Return to Index' link and display all the messages in threaded form.




View Thread View Post Thread for This Board Read Prev Msg Read Next Msg

The Blood Type Diet Archives Volume 2




Re: A great abstract on thyroid TSH and glycoproteins

Posted By: OJoan
Date: January-28, 1998 at 09:42:32

In Response To: Re: A great abstract on thyroid TSH and glycoproteins (Patti)

Patti,

A lot of sugars found in the body are the products of conversions of other sugars, so what we eat is not necessarily the same thing found in a particular tissue glycoprotein. However, we probably could learn a whole lot more about how the sugars/carbohydrates we do eat end up.
I have Hashimoto's hypothyroidism and I take bladderwrack (Fucus vesiculosis) without ill effect (after starting cautiously) because P D'A commented that it contained some fucose sugar (which I don't normally ingest much of). However, since my type-O blood cells have been coated with fucose since conception, I assume I also metabolise fucose out of something very fundamental in my system or diet. (there's a topic good for a few hours in the library!)

You might want to look up in ER4YT and in the website stored info what P D'A has to say about ketosis, in which proteins and fats are metabolised into ketones, which can be used instead of dietary sugars.

What seemed a key implication to me was that the neuraltransduction pathways involving TSH are partially glycoprotein-specific and that lectins can inhibit them.

Joan



Messages in This Thread

View Thread View Post Thread for This Board Read Prev Msg Read Next Msg

Password:



GenoType Diet Website   ♦   Dr. D'Adamo's Clinic   ♦   Institute for Human Individuality   ♦   Newsletter   ♦   Para Su Tipo de Sangre   ♦   Professionals   ♦  The Individualist

The statements made on our websites have not been evaluated by the FDA (U.S. Food & Drug Administration).
Our products and services are not intended to diagnose, cure or prevent any disease. If a condition persists, please contact your physician.
Copyright © 2010, North American Pharmacal, Inc. All Rights Reserved