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REPLAY: Continuous Glucose Monitoring with Dr. Michelle Woolhouse and Jessica Turton

Jun 27, 23

Jessica Turton, Accredited Practising Dietitian joins Dr. Michelle Woolhouse to discuss the use of continuous glucose monitors to identify blood glucose dysregulation in non-diabetic patients. 

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The Bio-Mechanics of Reproductive Health: Part 2 with Dr. Damian Kristof and Dr. Andrea Huddleston

May 07, 22

Dr. Andrea Huddleston returns with Dr. Damian Kristoff in part two of our podcast series on the biomechanics of reproductive health covering the final of 3 S’s - sugar, synthetic hormones and sleep and how their implications to women’s and reproductive health. 

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How Sugar Influences Female Fertility with Georgia Marrion

Dec 15, 20

It's well established that sugar impacts metabolic health, but have you considered the impact to fertility?

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Jul 21, 20

When reviewing the potential impact of sugar intake on female reproductive health, factors to be considered include the various body systems, organs and tissues involved in (either or both) glucose metabolism and reproductive function, and the bidirectional functional relationships between many of them (covered in Part 1). Following on from these interconnections, how sugar can impact these body systems, organs and tissues, both individually and via their functional interconnection, and the clinical relevance of these effects also needs to be considered. This will be covered in Part 2.

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Oct 22, 18

Childhood obesity is a serious health issue and an early risk factor for obesity in adulthood, leading to morbidity and mortality. The odds ratio of obese toddlers is 1.3 for becoming obese adults, but increases to 17.5 in adolescents. Those who remain obese in adulthood are prone to a cluster of diseases and disorders called metabolic syndrome (MetSy).[1] Worldwide, this syndrome is present in 20-25% of the population, while in Australia it is estimated to affect 1 in 3 adults.

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How Sugar Disables Immunity with Amie Skilton

May 02, 18

In today's podcast we're joined by Amie Skilton who takes us through how, at a cellular level, sugar is compromising our immune resilience.

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May 01, 17

Our children suffer from the diseases of alcohol, without the alcohol, writes the leader of the global ‘anti-sugar’ movement.

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Mar 13, 17

In a study of 1623 adolescents, the average sugar intake was roughly 23 teaspoons per day. The impact this is having on the progression of metabolic disease needs addressing. 

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