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How sugar affects the brain – Nicole Avena

How sugar affects the brain – Nicole Avena

Picture warm, gooey cookies, crunchy candies, velvety cakes, waffle cones piled high with ice cream. Is your mouth watering? Are you craving dessert? Why? What happens in the brain that makes sugary foods so hard to resist? Sugar is a general term used to describe a class of molecules called

Stinking Roger (Tagetes Minuta)

Stinking Roger (Tagetes Minuta)

okey-dokey here we have an amazing friend of the farm and forest a great beautiful plant this one is called sweet Roger that’s what I call it however some would call it stinking Roger but I personally think that is an absolute insult to this magnificent plant. Now this plant

Colon, rectum, and anus | Gastrointestinal system physiology | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

Colon, rectum, and anus | Gastrointestinal system physiology | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

Voiceover: We’ve come a long way since we started talking about the gastrointestinal tract from our oral cavity. Now that we’ve made it all the way, down here, it’s time to talk about the final part of our GI tract. The large intestine, or the colon, the rectum and the

End GMOs in 6 Simple Action Steps

End GMOs in 6 Simple Action Steps

Jordan: Hi. I’m Jordan Rubin. Welcome to “Ancient Medicine Today” brought to you by draxe.com. We are here Monday through Thursday at 10:30 a.m. Central Time and Friday whenever we decide to pop in, always sharing with you cutting edge information for you to use food as medicine, but today,

The restaurant where food poisoning outbreak began reopens

The restaurant where food poisoning outbreak began reopens

THE RESTAURANT THAT THE BENTON COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT SUSPECTS IS THE STARTING POINT FOR A FOOD POISONING OUTBREAK IS REOPENING TOMORROW. 40/29’s EMILY MAHER TELLS US WHAT’S CHANGING BEFORE THEY START SERVING UP YOUR FOOD. SHE’S LIVE IN BENTONVILLE. THIS IS THE EMAIL WALMART SENT TO ALL OF ITS NORTHWEST

8 Things People Get Wrong About Animals

8 Things People Get Wrong About Animals

♪Intro♪ As kids, lots of us watched cartoons or read books with animals as the main characters. And even though we knew those stories weren’t real, because animals don’t really speak English or drop Acme safes on each other, they definitely spread some weird misconceptions about certain species. Hopefully a

From Food Back To Nutrients: The Digestive Process

From Food Back To Nutrients: The Digestive Process

We have seen so far how our body needs nutrients for energetic, structural and regulatory functions, and how these nutrients are contained in the food we eat. To be able to use these nutrients, the first task that our body has to accomplish is extracting them from the food we

What Happens If Your Stomach Gets Removed?

What Happens If Your Stomach Gets Removed?

Hey there! Welcome to life noggin! Believe it or not, you don’t actually need your stomach. Though it does help during pizza bagel eating contests. Stomach removal is used to treat a variety of medical conditions, such as life-threatening obesity, stomach ulcers, and cancer. For these cases, either just a