Vegetarians and Stroke Risk Factors—Animal Protein?

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24 Aug 2020

Animal protein and stroke risk: Might increases in the cancer-promoting growth hormone IGF-1 help promote brain artery integrity?

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If you’re not familiar with IGF-1, a good primer is Animal Protein Compared to Cigarette Smoking (https://nutritionfacts.org/vid....eo/animal-protein-co or How Not to Die from Cancer (https://nutritionfacts.org/vid....eo/how-not-to-die-fr

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This is the 8th in a 12-part series on vegetarian stroke risk. If you missed any of the previous videos, check out:
• What to Eat for Stroke Prevention (http://nutritionfacts.org/vide....o/what-to-eat-for-st
• What Not to Eat for Stroke Prevention (http://nutritionfacts.org/vide....o/what-not-to-eat-fo
• Do Vegetarians Really Have Higher Stroke Risk? (http://nutritionfacts.org/vide....o/do-vegetarians-rea
• Vegetarians and Stroke Risk Factors—Vitamin D? (http://nutritionfacts.org/vide....o/vegetarians-and-st
• Vegetarians and Stroke Risk Factors—Omega 3s? (http://nutritionfacts.org/vide....o/vegetarians-and-st
• Vegetarians and Stroke Risk Factors—Vegan Junk Food? (http://nutritionfacts.org/vide....o/vegetarians-and-st
• Vegetarians and Stroke Risk Factors—Saturated Fat? (http://nutritionfacts.org/vide....o/vegetarians-and-st

Coming up we turn to what I think is actually going on:
• Vegetarians and Stroke Risk Factors—Vitamin B12 & Homocysteine? (http://nutritionfacts.org/vide....o/vegetarians-and-st
• How to Test for Functional Vitamin B12 Deficiency (http://nutritionfacts.org/vide....o/how-to-test-for-fu
• Should Vegetarians Take Creatine to Normalize Homocysteine? (http://nutritionfacts.org/vide....o/should-vegetarians
• The Efficacy and Safety of Creatine for High Homocysteine (http://nutritionfacts.org/vide....o/the-efficacy-and-s

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