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Updated and Verified: July 23, 2024 (News page records significant changes.)

Injury is damage inflicted on the body as the direct or indirect result of an external force, with or without disruption of structural continuity.1 Injury harms her metabolism.2 Researchers have known this for at least the better part of a century.3 The mechanism of injury harming her metabolism may be molecular4 or psychosomatic 5 or (presumably) both.

Her Metabolism and Molecular Injury

Harm to her metabolism from injury may especially arise molecularly from sports1 and alongside various diseases - including traumatic brain injury, which she may especially earn more easily and often than him if she chooses cage fighting, among other dangerous and even deadly habits.

Her Metabolism and Psychosomatic Injury

Harm to her metabolism from injury may especially arise psychosomatically by (among other things) moral injury injury .6



  1. Definition of injury. National Center for Biomedical Ontology. Published June 12, 2022. Accessed July 19, 2024. https://bioportal.bioontology.org/ontologies/DREAMDNPTO?p=classes&conceptid=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.semanticweb.org%2Fzhenyuzhang%2Fontologies%2F2021%2FDREAMDNPTO%23Injury
  2. Injuries can also injure your metabolism. Harvard University: Science in the News. Published May 20, 2024. Accessed July 19, 2024. https://sitn.hms.harvard.edu/flash/2024/injuries-can-also-injure-your-metabolism/
  3. Cuthbertson DP. Chapter 19: Physical injury and its effects on protein metabolism. In: Munro HN, Allison JB, eds. Mammalian Protein Metabolism. Academic Press; 1964:373-414. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9781483232102500169
  4. Vespa P, Bergsneider M, Hattori N, et al. Metabolic crisis without brain ischemia is common after traumatic brain injury: A combined microdialysis and positron emission tomography study. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2005;25(6):763-774. http://doi.org/doi:10.1038/sj.jcbfm.9600073
  5. Putukian M. Mind, body and sport: How being injured affects mental health. NCAA.org. Accessed July 19, 2024. https://www.ncaa.org/sports/2014/11/5/mind-body-and-sport-how-being-injured-affects-mental-health.aspx
  6. Moral injury. National Center for PTSD. Published January 3, 2024. Accessed July 19, 2024. https://www.ptsd.va.gov/professional/treat/cooccurring/moral_injury.asp

Medical, Legal, and Metabolic Advice

Here in the USA, it is generally illegal and a bad idea for anyone but a jurisdiction-licensed physician to give medical advice, anyone but a jurisdiction-licensed attorney to give legal advice, anyone but a jurisdiction-licensed nutritionist or registered dietician to give metabolic advice, and so forth. This website's information is generally incomplete to predict how applying it may affect a given visitor - because the effects depend on the person's unique circumstances and characteristics.

So, here is the only medical, legal, and metabolic advice on this website: None of this website is individualized medical, legal, or metabolic advice. It is general information. You should not try to apply any of this information to your life, unless you know what you are doing. Generally, the governments of USA's jurisdictions (states and territories) declare two things through law:

  1. Without the guidance of a jurisdiction-licensed physician, attorney, or nutritionist: you do not know what you are doing, so it is unwise and unsafe for you to make too many decision about your medical, legal, and metabolic status and circumstances, and
  2. no one but a licensed physician, attorney, or nutritionist can safely and effectively advise you about those statuses and circumstances - thus, it is generally illegal for anyone else to try.

Obviously, those standards are extremely conservative, if not heavy-handed. However, one should remember that many of those people in government who uphold such strict standards have seen the stuff of nightmares: predictable, preventable, terrible consequences when the least capable and least conscientious people make the worst decisions - whether medically, legally, nutritionally, or otherwise. So, it is not wildly unreasonable to promote - even to legally command - erring on the safe side. Still, various jurisdictions do provide some exceptions to those exceptionally strict standards under law.

Here in Minnesota (and in many other U.S. states and territories) a person can help you with certain aspects of your medical, legal, and metabolic status and circumstances - even when that person is not formally licensed by the jurisdiction. Minnesota, for example, allows various people besides licensed nutritionists and registered dieticians to give metabolic advice and guidance: certain Complementary and Alternative Health Care providers, which Minnesota allows under law. Minn. Stat. ยง 146A. Thus, one need not feel completely locked into the strict standards listed above (though jurisdictions do typically still hold alternative providers to certain basic standards under law). Instead, in the USA, one can discuss the information on this website, and receive guidance about it, from various experts - whether jurisdiction-licensed or not. Meanwhile, this thorough and smart-sounding notice and explanation should not tempt any visitor into having any extra trust for the information in this website. At most, as the saying goes: "trust but verify."


Dr. R. Floyd Lindquist

Her Metabolism: Founder, Treasurer, Secretary, Lead Data Scientist, and Director of Communications and Research

PhD (Thanatology), PsyD (Psychology), DLP (Law and Policy), MPH (Nutrition & Epidemiology), MS (Nutrition), MA (Counseling)


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