Dental Health and Diabetes

Dental Health and Diabetes

Hi guys! As we’re muddling through allergy season, we want to take some time to talk about a very important topic for diabetics, which is dental health. Did you know that the American Dental Association says that 1 in 5 cases of tooth loss, so having to have a full tooth removed, is related to

Rebecca Onie: What if our healthcare system kept us healthy?

Rebecca Onie: What if our healthcare system kept us healthy?

Translator: Timothy Covell Reviewer: Morton Bast So my freshman year of college I signed up for an internship in the housing unit at Greater Boston Legal Services. Showed up the first day ready to make coffee and photocopies, but was paired with this righteous, deeply inspired attorney named Jeff Purcell, who thrust me onto the

Making the Business Case for Prevention:  A Grocery Store’s Healthy Options

Making the Business Case for Prevention: A Grocery Store’s Healthy Options

When you can do something good, you do something right and you get sales to go along with it, then it works for everybody. All the little changes, all the little steps you can take along the way provide a healthier and safer place for people to live and work. Like Jim Oppe had started

5 things that are stopping Amberlynn from losing weight | Food Edition

5 things that are stopping Amberlynn from losing weight | Food Edition

Hi guys! For today’s video we’re back for the second part of “5 things that are stopping Amberlynn from losing weight / Food Edition”. Amberlynn is obsessed with calories, and despite trying different methods for weight loss she always comes back to her favorite: counting calories. You do need a calorie deficit for weight loss.

How amino acids like leucine drive mTOR and affect muscle mass | Peter Attia

How amino acids like leucine drive mTOR and affect muscle mass | Peter Attia

[Rhonda]: Are you familiar with, like, any of the dietary nutritional research on IGF-1 and mTOR and specifically with amino acids and how… [Peter]: Yeah. I mean that’s, sort of, my biggest obsession, I think, is probably around those topics. So it’s complicated. I think we have probably a better understanding of mTOR. I mean

Do we have scientific evidence of the best diet for longevity? | Peter Attia

Do we have scientific evidence of the best diet for longevity? | Peter Attia

[Rhonda]: What are you eating, then, to try to delay the aging process like what is…so diet obviously plays a very important role in aging and I’m trying to figure out exactly the best diet to eat and talk a little bit about what I think, but I’d love to get some of your thoughts.

Empowering People with Diabetes to Maintain Mobility

Empowering People with Diabetes to Maintain Mobility

Orpyx was founded out of a desire to better manage diabetes and to help people with diabetes better manage their feet. Most people with diabetes will actually lose feeling in their feet over time, a condition known as peripheral neuropathy or neuropathy and if they’re unable to sense the floor beneath them, they’re unable to

Side Effects Of Metformin

Side Effects Of Metformin

What are the side-effects of metformin? Is there a difference between the extended-release and the fast-acting hydrochloride version? Based on dose, which one is easier on the body? Are the brand names still available and how do they compare to the generics? And finally how would one take metformin if intolerant? But before we begin

PASCO Polarimeter: Introduction

PASCO Polarimeter: Introduction

[PASCO Polarimeter: Introduction] Hi. I’m Tom Loschiavo, the Chemistry Education Manager at PASCO scientific. I’m here today to talk about the PASCO Polarimeter. The polarimeter is a device used to measure the rotation of plane polarized light by optically active compounds. Before I get into the polarimeter, I just want to tell you a little