Table 4

Changes in Blood Chemistries for 126 Subjects completing the test battery at baseline and end-of-study

RATING SCALE

Baseline Mean

Change from Baseline

Repeated Measures P Levels

RATING SCALE

Baseline Mean

Change from Baseline

Repeated Measures P Levels

0 = Not a problem 1 = A MINOR problem

0 = Not a problem 1 = A MINOR problem

2 = A MAJOR problem 3 = A SEVERE problem

2 = A MAJOR problem 3 = A SEVERE problem


Average Total Score

0.289

-0.001

0.958

25 Lupus*

0.031

0.000

N/A

01 Headaches

0.328

0.023

0.670

26 Irregular heartbeat

0.185

-0.040

0.277

02 Irritable bowel syndrome

0.215

0.059

0.171

27 Shortness of breath

0.131

-0.001

1.000

03 Arthritis

0.512

-0.015

0.725

28 Constipation or diarrhea

0.397

0.046

0.448

04 Premenstrual syndrome

0.156

0.025

0.435

29 Stomach gas or indigestion

0.411

-0.003

0.774

05 Recurring sinus infections

0.260

-0.038

0.355

30 Feeling weak

0.290

0.002

1.000

06 Tension fatigue syndrome

0.305

0.067

0.319

31 Eating too rapidly

0.346

-0.056

0.150

07 Recurrent anxiety

0.285

-0.010

0.854

32 Eating after being full

0.359

-0.051

0.251

08 Recurrent depression

0.275

0.000

1.000

33 Embarrassed about overeating

0.122

0.046

0.202

09 Insomnia

0.481

0.015

0.815

34 Depressed over eating habits

0.160

0.023

0.614

10 Low self esteem

0.260

-0.046

0.305

35 Depressed about my weight

0.374

0.008

0.887

11 Binge eating

0.176

0.092

0.064

36 Difficult to stop eating

0.214

0.002

1.000

12 Chronic tension

0.321

0.008

0.889

37 Worrying about the future

0.450

-0.050

0.624

13 Lack of energy

0.669

0.003

1.000

38 Unable to concentrate

0.481

-0.112

0.058

14 Food allergies

0.260

-0.044

0.258

39 Forgetfulness

0.588

-0.023

0.707

15 Feeling under stress

0.809

-0.008

0.916

40 Bad temper or quick to anger

0.244

-0.015

0.725

16 Cancer

0.031

0.008

0.656

41 Indigestion

0.214

-0.015

0.696

17 Prostate problems

0.057

-0.015

0.158

42 Diabetes

0.130

-0.031

0.250

18 Overeating

0.385

0.035

0.663

43 Vomiting

0.000

0.000

N/A

19 Stomach pain

0.099

0.084

0.048

44 Heartburn

0.208

0.008

0.858

20 Back pain

0.649

0.015

0.797

45 Esophageal reflux

0.214

-0.037

0.299

21 Pain in arms, legs or joints

0.656

-0.008

0.887

46 Control over my appetite

0.305

0.000

1.000

22 Menstrual pain or problems

0.160

-0.003

1.000

47 Ability to relax

0.443

0.015

0.794

23 Chest pain

0.085

-0.016

0.529

48 Heart disease

0.115

-0.023

0.319

24 Dizziness

0.154

0.022

0.566

49 Fibromyalgia

0.096

-0.013

0.259


*At baseline, only one subject recorded a rating for Lupus and no one, including this subject, recorded any ending rating of Lupus precluding the calculation of a P value and making the rating irrelevant. It is our view that most likely the baseline rating was an error.

Michalek et al. Nutrition Journal 2011 10:32   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-10-32

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