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What does MCFA stand for?

MCFA stands for Medium-Chain Fatty Acid

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[ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] FEMALE HEART ATTACK SYMPTOMS INCLUDE: * Shortness of breath * Chest discomfort * Dizziness, lightheadedness or fainting * Sweating * Unexplained fatigue or weakness * Pressure in the lower chest, often confused for indigestion * Back pain MEDIUM-CHAIN FATTY ACIDS LIKE COCONUT OIL go directly to your liver to be used as the kind of instant energy you usually get only from simple carbohydrates.
The snakes preferentially burned medium-chain fatty acids, while conserving longer fatty acids.
Capric, caprylic and other medium-chain fatty acids have been used for treatment of malabsorption syndromes, intestinal disorders, coronary diseases, pre-mature infant nutrition, cystic fibrosis, and gallstone problems because of their unique metabolic abilities of providing energy and at the same time lowering, inhibiting and dissolving cholesterol deposits.