Tag: evolution

Evolutionary argument for optimal vitamin D level


Paleopoo: What We Can Learn from Fossilized Feces


Cheapest source of vitamin B12


How Our Gut Bacteria Can Use Eggs to Accelerate Cancer

[Music] we are walking communities comprised not only about Homo sapiens hosts but also of trillions of symbiotic commensal microorganisms within the gut and on every other surface of our bodies there are more bacterial cells in our gut than there are human cells in our entire body in fact only about 10% of the…


CARTA: The Role of Hunting in Anthropogeny: Alyssa Crittenden – Nutritional Significance of Meat

(computer mouse click) (piano music) – [Voiceover] We are the paradoxical ape. Bipedal, naked, large brain, long the master of fire, tools, and language, but still trying to understand ourselves. Aware that death is inevitable, yet filled with optimism. We grow up slowly, we hand down knowledge, we empathize and deceive. We shape the future…


Susan Lindquist (Whitehead, MIT / HHMI) 3: Prions: Protein Elements of Genetic Diversity

Hi, I’m Susan Lindquist. I’m at the Whitehead Institute at MIT and a member of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. I’m here to tell you about protein folding as a powerful driver of evolutionary novelty. Last time, I talked to you about Hsp90 and the ways in which it can influence protein folding and the…


How to Change Your Enterotype

“How to Change Your Enterotype” If whatever gut flora enterotype we are could play an important role in our risk of developing chronic diet-associated diseases, the next question is can we alter our gut microbiom by altering our diet? And the answer is diet can rapidly and reproducibly alter the bacteria in our gut. There’s…


Anti-inflammatory Diet for Depression

“Anti-inflammatory Diet for Depression” Depression affects more than 150 million people worldwide, making it a leading cause of losing healthy years of life as a result of disability. In fact by 2020, depression may be the second leading cause of healthy years of life lost, second only to heart disease. Why is depression so common?…


LA NUTRITION D’UN ATHLETE CROSSFIT (Feat Alexandre Jolivet) – W2ST

Hey ptit W2STERS bienvenur sur W2ST aujourd’hui on se retrouve une nouvelle fois avec alexandre jolivet pour parler de la nutrition d’un athlète crossfit alors salut alexandre bon on t’a vu déjà dans quelques vidéos est ce que tu peux te présenter brièvement Biensur avec plaisir je m’appelle Alexandre Jolivet je suis Crossfitter j’ai 38…


The Best Way to Get Vitamin D: Sun, Supplements, or Salons?

if one is going to make an evolutionary argument for what a natural vitamin D level might be how about getting vitamin D in the way nature intended son instead of supplements let’s run through the pros and cons though supplements may only cost them about 10 bucks a year sunlight is free you never…