By oxidation I mean how fast or how slowly your body changes food to energy. Slow oxidizers live with thyroid and adrenal glands that are relatively under-active. Adrenal insufficiency creates poor production of gluco-cortical hormones. When more blood sugar is needed, this person can't secrete enough adrenal hormones to trigger a fast conversion of glucose from the liver's stored emergency sugar. Hypoglycemia results.
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