Tag: eating

Stanford Digestive Health Center: Sensible Seasonal Eating

Stanford Digestive Health Center: Sensible Seasonal Eating

Overeating is tied to many factors, especially around the holidays, we eat not just for hunger. We socialize; we eat. We celebrity; we eat. When we go to work, people are bringing holiday cookies and holiday treats. There’s so much food available at one given social setting that, it’s easy

Food as Medicine with Lynda McIntyre

Food as Medicine with Lynda McIntyre

[MUSIC] My name is Lynda McIntyre, and I’m a registered and licensed dietitian. And I primarily work with cancer patients going through treatment with their families. And then afterwards we work together to help prevent recurrence of disease. Healthy eating is so important, and there’s been such a shift in

The Digestive System Animated Music Video (How The Digestive System Works)

The Digestive System Animated Music Video (How The Digestive System Works)

THERE’S NO DOUBT, THERE’S NO QUESTION WE’RE TALKING ABOUT, ABOUT DIGESTION EVERY TYPE OF FOOD WE EAT FRUIT, VEGETABLES, MILK, GRAINS OR MEAT MUST BE DIGESTED TO PROVIDE COMPOUNDS WE CAN UTILIZE THE DIGESTIVE SYSTEM DOES INCLUDE SPECIALIZED ORGANS THAT PROCESS FOOD IT CONTAINS, TO BE EXACT ACCESSORY ORGANS AND

Why Do We Eat Spoiled Food?

Some of our very favorite foods are closer to this than this. That’s because coffee, bread, cheese, beer – even chocolate! – are home to millions of microbes. In fact, these foods only acquire the tastes, smells, and textures we love because of tiny bacteria and fungi. The vast majority

How the Digestive System Works

How the Digestive System Works

KidsHealth presents “How the Body Works,” with Chloe and the Nurb. [MUSIC PLAYING] I see your gallstones and raise you four tonsils. Call. Whatcha got? Ha! Read ’em and weep– a pair of kidneys. Well, filter my trash. Too bad for you, I have a straight set of teeth. Arr!

Dysphagia, Animation.

Dysphagia, Animation.

Dysphagia refers to a group of conditions characterized by difficulty swallowing. There are two main classes of problems that can lead to swallowing disorders: Neuromuscular problems: – Muscular disorders that affect skeletal muscles, such as muscular dystrophy, or myasthenia gravis… – Diseases of the nervous system that compromise the way