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June 3, 2022

Optimal - The Podcast: Episode 13

Optimal - The Podcast: Episode 13 - The NMR Lipoprofile

Dr. Dicken Weatherby & Beth Ellen DiLuglio, MS, RDN, LDN

Welcome to episode 13 of "Optimal - The Podcast". In this episode of Optimal, join Dr. Dicken and Beth Ellen DiLugio as they dive into the NMR Lipoprofile test!

After a little discussion about real food, Dr. Dicken and Beth dive deep into the NMR Lipoprofile panel and uncover the small nuances doctors need to be aware of when ordering this important series of biomarkers. They go through what can be measured with the NMR Lipoprofile, and why it would be a good option to consider– while also comparing it to the Cardio IQ Report (Ion Mobility).

Don’t miss out on this episode as they share their findings on some biomarkers that initially had them scratching their heads; namely the key difference between the sdLDL and sdLDL-C biomarkers!

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Episode Highlights:

  • (02:19) Dr. Dicken and Beth discuss real food!
  • (11:13) What is NMR?
  • (12:17) The subclasses assessed in the NMR report.
  • (18:53) What do the results of the NMR lipoprotein subfractionation mean?
  • (23:37) Is sdLDL the same as sdLDL-C?
  • (32:19) Is NMR the same as Ion Mobility or other methods of lipoprotein subfractionation, e.g. the Cardio IQ® test?

Where to Reach Dr. Weatherby

Dicken Weatherby LinkedIn
Optimal DX Website
Optimal DX Resource Center
Optimal DX Blog

Where to Reach Beth

Nutrition Mission
Beth Ellen DiLuglio LinkedIn

Resources Mentioned in This Episode

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