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Weight-bearing

weight-bearing

The physical state of supporting an applied load. This often refers to the weight-bearing bones or joints that support the body's weight, especially those in the spine, hip, knee, and foot.


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Re: sugar consumption and weight gain

Sugar stimulates weight gain as much as other carbohydrates or other macronutrients: fats and proteins. It's about calorie intake, not sugars. The point is, that sugary foods are usually calorie dense. One chocolate bar (100 grams) ...

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by boron
Sat Sep 06, 2014 2:02 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: sugar consumption and weight gain
Replies: 1
Views: 121

sugar consumption and weight gain

How eating sugar(sucrose) causes weight gain ? Table sugar has low glycemic index than commonly used foods and we use little amount sugar ( usually few grams and it add only few calories ). Then, why we want to go for artificial sweeteners ...

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by josem
Thu Sep 04, 2014 9:14 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: sugar consumption and weight gain
Replies: 1
Views: 121

Re: Food to ATP energy?

... is going to be a little bit Math-intense, but I'll try to summarize at the end (I think I answered the bulk of your issue above): The molecular weight of glucose is ~180 grams/mol. That means one mole of glucose weighs 180 grams. One mole of glucose could, at 100% efficiency (theoretical yield) ...

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by tmbirkhead
Thu Aug 14, 2014 1:11 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Food to ATP energy?
Replies: 2
Views: 1093

Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

Most of the time, it is from a high carb diet- referring to all breads, pastas, sugars and yes beer. The present day foods are filled with problems that previous generations did not have to suffer with- including gmo foods,hormones/steroids in the food, estrogen in the soy, artificial coloring and m...

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by Sydstatue
Mon Aug 11, 2014 6:17 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
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diffusion

it's also affected by the shape, spherical molecules move faster than rod-shaped ones of the same weight.

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by JackBean
Sun May 04, 2014 12:36 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: diffusion
Replies: 2
Views: 899
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