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by Tincup
Sat Feb 03, 2024 5:03 am
Forum: Getting Started
Topic: Panicking 41yr old grown up man
Replies: 15
Views: 36269

Re: Panicking 41yr old grown up man

... on the test. But is it normal that my insulin was quite low? Catherine Crofts PhD (in NZ) did her dissertation studying insulin and Joseph Kraft MD's data looking at 5 hour oral glucose tolerance tests that included an insulin assay. ...
by Tincup
Fri Nov 24, 2023 2:57 pm
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Low Fasting Insulin and Risk of AD
Replies: 2
Views: 3352

Re: Low Fasting Insulin and Risk of AD

... of 71.6 mIU/L. Fasting insulin and dementia Table crop.jpg Catherine Crofts did her PhD thesis on Joseph Kraft MD's data on >15,000 subjects (from memory) for a 5 hour oral glucose tolerance test ...
by Tincup
Mon Sep 26, 2022 6:15 am
Forum: Getting Started
Topic: Low fasting insulin predictor of Alzheimer's disease
Replies: 3
Views: 1540

Re: Low fasting insulin predictor of Alzheimer's disease

... correlation. Would love anyone's thoughts! FWIW, my friend, Catherine Crofts, did her PhD thesis with Dr. Joseph Kraft's data (~15,000 oral glucose tolerance tests with insulin assays). Catherine told me ...
by Tincup
Mon Jun 20, 2022 2:49 pm
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Why Such a High Baseline Glucose?
Replies: 19
Views: 4209

Re: Why Such a High Baseline Glucose?

... to dig in and do some research. Thanks! I happened to write a post on Kraft's work just now in another group. This is Joseph Kraft MD's original ... with insulin assay. A search for more info on Kraft's work. Catherine Crofts did her PhD dissertation using Kraft's data, here is a search on her ...
by Tincup
Mon Jun 20, 2022 2:16 pm
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Why Such a High Baseline Glucose?
Replies: 19
Views: 4209

Re: Why Such a High Baseline Glucose?

... is changing the CGM will be the last to change. On insulin, Catherine Crofts did her PhD thesis using the late Joseph Kraft MD's data. She told me that insulin is very pulsatile, so fasting insulin values can ...
by Tincup
Mon May 23, 2022 7:59 pm
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Apoe4 Gundry List of Foods
Replies: 38
Views: 9040

Re: Apoe4 Gundry List of Foods

... plate data I will locate and post. On insulin, my friend Catherine Crofts did her PhD thesis on the late Joseph Kraft MD's data on oral glucose tolerance tests with insulin assay ( A search on posts about ...
by Tincup
Wed Nov 11, 2020 6:51 pm
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: keto, weight loss, hunger
Replies: 17
Views: 6771

Re: keto, weight loss, hunger

... might do this for a couple of days. "it was 10 points higher than Krafts insulin assay. " I'm not sure exactly what you mean. NZ PhD Catherine Crofts, who did her dissertation using Kraft's data (and who is a friend) says that fasting ...
by Tincup
Mon Aug 03, 2020 7:32 pm
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Fasting blood glucose
Replies: 16
Views: 7440

Re: Fasting blood glucose

... I don't know. Here is a search for more info. Other than that, a Kraft test might be a good idea, though carbing up (150g) for at least 3 days is recommended if low carb. Also Catherine Crofts' test of insulin 2 hours after either 75 g glucose, or the largest, carbiest ...
by Tincup
Fri Jun 05, 2020 3:12 pm
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: How long for dietary change to show up in bloodwork
Replies: 5
Views: 2984

Re: How long for dietary change to show up in bloodwork

... Hence fasting insulin values can move around quite a bit. Catherine Crofts' research with Joseph Kraft's data suggest that insulin is best "stress tested." Either on a 5 hour Kraft ...
by Tincup
Mon Jan 06, 2020 12:44 pm
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Another insulin resistance test: Insulin Resistance Panel With Score
Replies: 20
Views: 9031

Re: Another insulin resistance test: Insulin Resistance Panel With Score

A low carb and/or keto diet can also skew the results for either test. Kraft suggested eating at least 150g/day of carbs for 14 days before doing ... I was going to eat higher carb for about three days before using Crofts' method. I'm wondering ... wouldn't the value in the context of one's ...