Pick-a-Better Snack Nutrition Education

Pick-a-Better Snack Nutrition Education

I’m Lisa Yoder and I’m a nutrition educator for Johnson County. Um we take the pick-a-better snack program to 14 different schools in Johnson County and each program is for weeks 25 minutes a week and we’re going to different first and second-grade classes to talk about nutrition. I bring a different fruit or vegetable […]

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Join our Petri Dish on Patreon!

Join our Petri Dish on Patreon!

Well, hello there, multicellular friends. This is Pinky with my silent artist amoeba sister Petunia. We are the two amoebas behind our YouTube channel The Amoeba Sisters. In our human form, we are two sisters from Texas on a mission to demystify science, with humour and relevance with our free videos, GIFs, handouts and comics. […]

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The IIN Tribe | Integrative Nutrition Live Conference March 2017

The IIN Tribe | Integrative Nutrition Live Conference March 2017

On March 25th and 26th, students and graduates from all over the world — we’re talking India, Mexico, Egypt, Switzerland, Bolivia, Argentina, the USA and more! — gathered together for Integrative Nutrition’s live conference to learn, grow and make new connections. “I’ve connected with True and Nancy here, both because of where we are sitting, […]

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Why Nutrition Communication (MHSc) at Ryerson? ​

Why Nutrition Communication (MHSc) at Ryerson? ​

♪♪♪ When I entered the program I had no idea what a dietician does. 5 years later I am still learning what a dietician does. This is the program where you are going to get that personalized experience. You’re going to get a practicum that’s tailored to you and you’re also going to get that […]

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IDeA student competition: Making the kitchen barrier-free

IDeA student competition: Making the kitchen barrier-free

We started the year by visiting four people with disabilities in their homes. Three of the four people we visited said, “Oh, I don’t cook. “It’s too dangerous.” Or, “It’s too difficult,” or “It’s too physically demanding.” I decided I needed to sort of understand it. So I got myself a wheelchair, cooked in it […]

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6 Foods That Are Toxic If You Prepare Them Incorrectly

6 Foods That Are Toxic If You Prepare Them Incorrectly

[INTRO ♪] You don’t usually think of sitting down for a meal as a death-defying adventure, even when your favorite home cook attempts a recipe way above their skill level. But some foods, even really common ones, are actually pretty dangerous if you prepare them incorrectly. Here are six of them. If you’re a fan […]

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Why Can’t We Farm These Foods Yet?

Why Can’t We Farm These Foods Yet?

Thanks to Brilliant for supporting this episode of SciShow. Go to Brilliant.org/SciShow to learn more. [ intro ] Food, glorious food. We need it to live, and stuff. But for many people, it’s more than that — a hobby, a pastime, a passion. Farms and businesses work hard to satisfy the commercial and cultural needs […]

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Why is Fiber Important for us? | #aumsum

Why is Fiber Important for us? | #aumsum

It’s AumSum Time. Why is Fiber Important for us? Coz I said so. Naahhh. Fiber or roughage is an essential plant-based nutrient. When consumed in adequate amounts, fiber provides us the following benefits. Firstly, fiber is good for our large intestine. Why? When fiber reaches our large intestine. It is broken down by millions of […]

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Teach every child about food | Jamie Oliver

Teach every child about food | Jamie Oliver

Sadly, in the next 18 minutes when I do our chat, four Americans that are alive will be dead through the food that they eat. My name’s Jamie Oliver. I’m 34 years old. I’m from Essex in England and for the last seven years I’ve worked fairly tirelessly to save lives in my own way. […]

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A Mom Tried Keto Diet For 30 Days. This Is What Happened When Things Went Wrong.

A Mom Tried Keto Diet For 30 Days. This Is What Happened When Things Went Wrong.

A mom tried keto diet for 30 days. Things went wrong for her, just weeks after starting it. This is what happened, to her pancreas. JC is a 32 year old woman, presenting to the emergency room with progressively worsening speech, vision, and strength. She opens her mouth to speak to the admitting nurse, but […]

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