Profiles in Nutrition: Dr. Paul Coates

Profiles in Nutrition: Dr. Paul Coates

I didn’t start out as a nutritionist; I started out as a human geneticist and I was interested in inborn errors in metabolism. So my initial education and postdoctoral training was in human genetics. I spent maybe 20 years after that at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia where I studied inborn errors of lipid metabolism. That was before I came to the NIH and I’ve been at the NIH since…

Food and Your Health: Cholesterol

Food and Your Health: Cholesterol

– [Narrator] It may surprise you to know that cholesterol itself isn’t bad. In fact, cholesterol is just one of the many substances created and used by our bodies to keep us healthy. So, what is cholesterol exactly and where does it come from? Cholesterol is a soft, fat-like substance found in the bloodstream and in all your body’s cells. Your body makes all the cholesterol it needs. Low-density lipoprotein,…

The Northern Illinois Food Bank | Nutrition Education Program

The Northern Illinois Food Bank | Nutrition Education Program

NARRATOR: Trying new foods can be hard for children but the Northern Illinois Food Bank’s hands-on nutrition education program is looking to change that, and it seems to be working. JENNIFER: We created this nutrition education program around the five food groups and each food group has four lessons within that food group module, and they’re all hands-on lessons. The kids make their own snack and it’s all these wonderful…

Study Nutrition at Deakin – Practical experience

Study Nutrition at Deakin – Practical experience

I finished high school and then I took a bit of a break and went traveling and went to North America where their food system is a lot different to what it is here in Australia. Their cheese doesn’t taste like cheese does here, their chocolate doesn’t taste like chocolate does here, and that’s when I developed my passion for nutrition and health. So far I have loved the practical…

Cooking Matters for Kids in Orange County, NC

Cooking Matters for Kids in Orange County, NC

Cooking Matters for Kids is a cooking- based nutrition education program for children in third through fifth grade. It’s designed to teach families how to make healthy choices on a budget. We had 16 UNC undergraduates volunteering with us to provide the program. Each week we cook food with the kids and also help educate them on how to eat a healthy diet and live a healthy lifestyle. Cooking Matters…

All About Nutrition and Food Science

All About Nutrition and Food Science

[ Music ]>>So the HNFS Department, Human Nutritional and Food Science Department, is really broken into two main categories. You have FST, which is Food Science Technology, and then you have Nutritional Science.>>So Food Science is a major which is processing, packaging, sensory, all the things you do in between when you harvest the food and the food comes to your house for consumption.>>The Nutritional Science is for people that…

Debunk the Junk with MindTap Nutrition

Debunk the Junk with MindTap Nutrition

(upbeat music) (Static)Hi. I’m Doctor Chaz.Have you ever wanted to lose weight, but think dieting and exercise are for suckers? Well Doctor Chaz’s Miracle Pills are scientifically proven to help you lose weight without dieting or exercise. Call now and I guarantee–Wait, before you make that callstop and think, is this claim true? (Static)Turns out not everythingstudents see on the internet is true. No one knows this better than Introductory…

Got Calcium? Dairy Free Vegan Calcium Sources | Dr Michael Greger of Nutritionfacts.org

Got Calcium? Dairy Free Vegan Calcium Sources | Dr  Michael Greger of Nutritionfacts.org

You don’t drink milk? What about your bones? You know you need calcium right? Didn’t you watch those commercials? You gotta, y’know, get your calcium and stuff. Milky white goodness. That’s how you do it. Mmmm. I love you so much. You gotta savor the…savor the aroma that comes out of it. Calcium? I didn’t even know ‘em! Yeah! Hi it’s Emily from Bite Size Vegan and welcome to another…

First Knowledge: Nutrition

First Knowledge: Nutrition

nutrition honey Kandy marmalade fruits as well as rise and pasta bread and potatoes contain sugars Sugars provide our body with the necessary energy we need Proteins meat fish eggs milk and cheese all contain proteins Proteins help us have strong muscles and a healthy skin Vitamins Fruits vegetables mill and eggs are full of vitamins Vitamins are essential to our body Fats butter vegetable oils cookies as well as…

The Two Facts of Nutrition

The Two Facts of Nutrition

With tens of thousands of nutritional articles and books available it is impossible to know which meal plan is the best meal plan. Most experts don’t even agree with each other on all of the details. Some support Vegan some support Paleo some Mediterranean. There’s even divide amongst similar supporters like just in the vegan world. To eat starches, or to not eat starches? So what should we do? Well…