Glucose Is The Most Essential Source Of Energy: The Science

Here’s a riddle for you: Every living organism needs it in order to thrive. It’s the human body’s preferred source of energy. Your brain runs exclusively on it. Your muscles are powered by it. It courses through your veins to nourish all the cells throughout your body. Without it, your body literally thinks it is […]

INSULIN & GLUCOSE RELATIONSHIP part 1 – Type 2 Diabetes #2

welcome to the second video of type 2 today we’re going to look at something very cool but before that I want to thank everyone that watched the first video and sent messages and you know gave me motivation to continue what we’re going to discuss today is the relationship between glucose and insulin now […]

Nutrition and Dental Health

Hi, my name is Connie VanBellinghen at Lambton Public Health. A healthy diet is essential for children’s growth and development but diet also plays a big part in oral health. We all know tooth decay is a bad thing. But what actually causes it? Well, what happens is the billions of bacteria in our mouth […]

How to Read Nutrition Labels | The Truth + Tips!

Hey everyone! Welcome back to my channel! So today going to teach you how to read the Nutrition Facts label. I feel like a lot of times people don’t know what they’re looking for in the label and they just don’t know what to avoid and a lot of people still ask me a lot […]

Nutrition Through the Lifecycle: Sugar in Soda

♪ [music playing– no dialogue] ♪ ♪ ♪ [music playing– no dialogue] ♪ ♪ Hi there I’m Stephanie Stumpke, and I’m a graduate student at Eastern Illinois University majoring in Dietetics and today we are going to talk about sugar. Now I’m sure you love sugar because it’s sweet to us, and your body does […]

PowderAde: Nutrition Label (3/5)

Because we are doing a unit on nutrition, let’s examine the nutrition facts of PowderAde Take a look at this nutrition label What do you notice? The first ingredient is sucrose, which is sugar That’s an interesting observation, Mia Given that too much sugar can be bad for you, let’s investigate the sugar in PowderAde […]

Avoiding Nutritional Excesses

Good evening. It is 11.45 pm on a Saturday night here in New York City, and we are going to make an experiment. We are going to walk for 15 minutes, and we are going to try to count how many eating opportunities we encounter. We’ll start from Times Square then wander a little bit […]

Survivorship: The Importance of Nutrition and Exercise in the Cancer Journey

Good evening. On behalf of Stanford Health Care and the Cancer Supportive Care Program, I would like to welcome you to our first lecture series in the South Bay, Survivorship, the Importance of Nutrition and Exercise in the Cancer Journey. It is my pleasure to introduce our first speakers of the evening, Julie Grosvenor and […]

How Carbs and Sugar Can Add to Your Waistline

Hi, this is Dr. Chen. Welcome to another Fit Tip. Here is some good news. A new study shows that certain carbohydrates are necessary for healthy weight loss. But which ones are good and which ones are bad? Carbs are necessary to provide energy for all basic functions of the body, including brain function. And […]

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