CarbLoaded: A Culture Dying to Eat (International Subtitles)

CarbLoaded: A Culture Dying to Eat (International Subtitles)

Carb-Loaded: A Culture Dying to Eat This is Lathe I’ve know him and his wife for almost 20 years. In fact, about ten years ago we started our own company together. In 2009, Lathe was 36 years old and weighed 165lbs. He pretty much ate the standard American diet, exercised regularly, and was precisely the […]

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D4K: Nutrition

D4K: Nutrition

>>>NUTRITION IS THE SCIENCE OF FOOD AND HOW IT IMPACTS YOUR BODY. HAVE A QUESTION ABOUT WHAT TO EAT? WE’RE STANDING BY TO ANSWER. STAY TUNED. “D4K” IS NEXT.>>HI, I’M JOAN CARTAN-HANSEN. WELCOME TO “D4K.” THE PLACE FOR SCIENCE.>>>BEFORE WE GO TO YOUR QUESTIONS, LET’S LEARN A LITTLE BIT MORE ABOUT NUTRITION. NUTRITION IS THE […]

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Animation of Protein Synthesis (Translation) in Prokaryotes.

Animation of Protein Synthesis (Translation) in Prokaryotes.

Initiation of translation in prokaryotes: The small ribosomal subunit is separated from the large subunit with the help of two initiation factors: IF1 and IF3. This complex then binds a to purine-rich region — the Shine-Dalgarno sequence — upstream of the AUG start codon on the mRNA. The Shine-Dalgarno sequence is base-paired to a complementary […]

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The 5 Fabulous Food Groups

The 5 Fabulous Food Groups

Our bodies need lots of energy to keep us going throughout the day. And do you know where we get that energy? That’s right…from the food we eat! And all kinds of different people enjoy different kinds of food. But whether your favorite meal includes noodles or nectarines, tortillas or tofu, most types of food […]

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Why eating healthy is so expensive in America

Why eating healthy is so expensive in America

With ten dollars, you can buy this many donuts. And this many apples. If you opt for the donuts, you get a lot more calories. But not all calories are created equal. Apples contain fiber and vitamins while donuts are full of saturated fats and chemically processed ingredients. Even though apples are healthier for you, […]

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The Power of Nutrition – How Food Determines Our Health

The Power of Nutrition – How Food Determines Our Health

Health Professionals are facing a global problem: despite their huge individual efforts and the progress of modern medicine, chronic so called non-communicable diseases can’t be treated adequately. Conditions like cardiovascular disease, diabetes and cancer are responsible for more than 50% of all healthy life years lost and almost 70% of all deaths globally, while as […]

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What Happens When Bone Regeneration Goes Wrong

What Happens When Bone Regeneration Goes Wrong

Your skeleton has the difficult task of being strong and hard enough to hold your whole body up, but bendy and shock-absorbing enough not to break upon minor impact. So when something goes wrong in the bone-forming process, your bones can get weaker and the results can be shattering. Under a microscope, healthy bone looks […]

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Why are people so Healthy in Japan?

Why are people so Healthy in Japan?

When it comes to health, weight of course is not everything, but since there are so many health complications from being overweight or obese, it’s safe to say that Japan with an obesity rate of 3.5% is generally healthier than America with an obesity rate of 30%. Japan isn’t perfect, it has found itself on […]

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