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Why Genetically Engineered Foods Should be Labeled: Gary Hirshberg at TEDxManhattan 2013

it feels preposterous and maybe even embarrassing to stand here twenty thirteen to say to you that we have the right to know what’s in our food that’s exactly what i want to talk about tonight and i want to speak about the fact that the U.S. does not mandate labelling of genetically engineered organisms…


First Things First: Why I Study Nutritional Sciences

the first community I have ever loved is my Jamaican community my parents are from Kingston Jamaica but I’m first-generation so I was born in Bridgeport, Connecticut and just seeing the culture within the Jamaican community the foods that we eat the things that we do is so amazing but realizing throughout my life that…


Tea Kettle has partnered with Fit and Trim Nutrition to make it even easier for to stay fit and heal

TERESA: MAKE SURE YOU ARE EATING RIGHT. WE MAKE IT EASIER FOR YOU TO STAY FIT AND HEALTHY. RYAN: TYLER AND DAVID ARE HERE TO BREAK IT DOWN. TEA KETTLE GOURMET, YOU HAVE PARTNERED WITH THEM TO OFFER HEALTHY SOLUTIONS FOR PEOPLE ON THE GO. NO ONE WANTS TO CAULK! — WANTS TO COOK! WE…


Joel Cohen: An Introduction to Demography (Malthus Miffed: Are People the Problem?)


My name is Joel Cohen I’m Professor of Populations at the Rockefeller University and at Columbia University in New York City.   My background is partially in public health and partially in applied mathematics. WHY SHOULD YOU STUDY DEMOGRAPHY? Why should you consider taking a course in demography in college? 

You will be growing up…


Dietetics and Nutritional Science at Iowa State University

What is that? Dietetics…Couldn’t tell ya. I guess it kinda sounds like…. um… I guess the science of what you need to eat in order to be healthy? I don’t know. The chemicals behind what you’re putting in your body, the ability to fuel and build your body. Are you up future nutritional scientist? Nutrition…


Nutrition Facts – Pumpkins

Pumpkins aren’t just for decorating. Their bright orange colour is a sign that they’re rich in plant nutrients. One cup of cubed pumpkin provides twice the amount of beta carotene that you need in a day. Beta carotene speeds up healing and helps fight off damage to healthy cells from aging and the environment. The…


Nutrition and Prostate Cancer Prevention: ELLICSR Kitchen Asks

Thanks for coming in today Dr. Fleshner, so I wanted to ask you what are the most important things, nutrition wise that people should do in order to prevent prostate cancer? Well we don’t really know the science, the science of nutrition and cancer is very complex because of all populations of people eating different…