Author: Jose Scott

Carbohydrates & sugars – biochemistry

Carbohydrates include both simple sugars which are little ring-shaped molecules made of carbon, hydrogen and oxygen – either alone or in pairs, as well as more complex carbohydrates, which are formed when these the rings link up together to make long chains. Carbohydrates provide us with calories or energy, and simple sugars in particular play…

By Jose Scott September 21, 2019 0

Diabetes & Your Heart

(Music) Announcer: Welcome to Your Health with Joan Lunden presented by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Joan Lunden: Hi, I’m Joan Lunden. Right now, 86 million American adults have pre-diabetes and 90% of them don’t even know it. And, if left untreated, pre-diabetes can lead to type 2 diabetes as well as serious…

By Jose Scott September 21, 2019 0

Magnesium and its effect on hypertension

Hello, my name is Katelyn Gass and thank you for joining me today as I present a study that proposes further research on magnesium deficiency and its impact on both male and female stage one hypertension patients.The specific age group of focus is individuals over the age of 65. So let’s jump in to first…

By Jose Scott September 21, 2019 0

Can Dehydration Affect Our Mood?

[Music] water is by far the number one nutrient in our diet studies have suggested that proper hydration may lower a risk of heart disease and cancer and may even make you a better kisser brushing artificial skin against the lips of young women researchers found that hydrated lips showed greater sensitivity to light touch…

By Jose Scott September 21, 2019 0