Dear Mark: How Much Protein Can You Absorb and Use from One Meal
Good explanation on how much protein is absorbed from a meal at a time: usually 30g, but depends on what we eat, how old we are, how large or small we are, how active we are, how much we’re lifting, and how much stress we’re under, etc. He says we’re all using the protein we absorb in different ways and proportions and for different functions, not just for muscle increase.
Fires are part of the natural ecology and are often started by lightning strikes. Those produced by man have the same effect as natural fires, triggering a genetic survival response by trees. The burned parts of the tree may or may not be dead, but the new sprouts will eventually take over.
You can see what else Professor Richard Zeebe had to say in the ScienceDaily article "Carbon Emissions to Impact Climate Beyond the Day After Tomorrow." http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/08/130805152422.htm
An orangutan covers his face after being anesthetized and having fallen from a tree in the village of Desa Parit Dongkak Wak, Wajok low district, Pontianak, Kalbar, on Monday (8/27/2012). The rescue team members perform a series of medical procedures in male orangutans who were seriously injured. Some orangutans suffered burns after efforts to evict them from the burning trees. FOTO ANTARA / Jessica Helena Wuysang
What Causes Heartburn? (Hint: It's Probably Not What You Think)
We've all heard that heartburn is caused by excess stomach acid. But what if that's not true in over 90% of cases? After testing thousands of heartburn patients at his Tahoma Clinic, that's what Jonathan Wright, M.D. concluded. Here's what he says is the most common cause of heartburn, plus how antacids often work against us . . .