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Dr David Hughes talks about nutrition and supplements in sport

If an athlete is in the habit from a very early age of taking vitamins and supplements because they absolutely believe that they need it for performance then they have already created a potential weakness for themselves because the moment they can’t access those, they have a self-belief that they can’t perform. And the truth…


Vitamins, Minerals and Protein and Fly Control in Cattle Nutrition

Hi I’m Mike. The day to day requirements for cows aren’t many. They need food, they need water, but that doesn’t mean that as the one in charge of them, that’s where it ends. My job is to make sure the cows have what they don’t even know they need, and much like a toddler…


How Not to Die from High Blood Pressure

“How Not to Die from High Blood Pressure” High blood pressure is the #1 risk factor for death in the world, affecting nearly 78 million Americans— that’s one in three adults. And as we age, our pressures get higher and higher, such that by age 60 it strikes more than half. Well, if it affects…


Spin Doctors – How the Media Reports on Medicine

“Spin Doctors – How the Media Reports on Medicine” In a study of the dietary advice given by newspapers in the UK, no credible scientific basis was found for most claims. The misreporting of dietary advice was found to be widespread and may contribute to public misconceptions about food and health. And potentially not just…


Amla vs. Diabetes

“Amla vs. Diabetes” Dripping plant extracts on cancer cells in a test tube is a far cry from testing whole foods on whole people. Another amla study published recently, though, tried Indian gooseberries on patients with diabetes. A normal fasting blood sugar is considered under 100. Between 100 and 125 is called pre-diabetes, and over…


AIS Nutrition at the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games

Here at the AIS there is 10 sport start dietitions, 8 of us on site, 1 in Brisbane full time on the Gold Coast. We also have a full time food service dietition who basically just works in the dining hall and the food service environment delivering the right type of food and the right…


Treating Asthma and Eczema With Plant-­Based Diets

[Music] 20 patients with allergic eczema were placed on a vegetarian diet for two months and their disease scores covering both objective and subjective science and symptoms were cut in half similar to AC using one of our most powerful drugs the drug worked quicker within about two weeks but since side effects may include…


Nutrition and Hygiene Will Help the Swine Industry Achieve Future Success

the professional farmers they operate in a very dynamic context. They are reducing antibiotic use they also participate in a circular agri-food systems and at the same time you have to secure animal welfare, animal health and animal performance. Taking into account that antibiotics in feed are no more allowed and also copper and the…


Food and Nutrition at Meredith College

CAROLINE COLEMAN: I decided to come to Meredith to study food nutrition. Actually, I became interested in nutrition through a required summer reading book called, Chew on This back in sophomore year in high school. And so I did a little more research about nutrition and found out about Meredith College. And they offered me…


Nutrition Grows on You!

The project that my class has been working on is called Nutrition Grows on You. So what this was is taking our knowledge from in the classroom and applying it to an elementary school, so we went out into the community and taught elementary school kids and taught them a little bit about nutrition and…