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Re: [IP] ketones and missed meals

In a message dated 99-03-09 09:59:18 EST, you write:

<< hanks for the clarification.  Is there a by-product of your body
 converting muscle, similar to ketones? Or am I way off base here?
If breaking down muscle to make glucose, then Blood urea nitrogen  (BUN) and
creatinine will increase. This is also known as muscle wasting and not
recommended. The best picture of this that comes to mind is the holocaust
victims. Not a pretty sight.
Barbara B.
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