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Eat An Apple A Day For Health
Introductory article - Get Healthy - September 10, 2021
“An apple a day keeps the doctor away” was coined in the 19th century when little was known about the health benefits associated with eating apples. Current research suggests eating apples may protect against some cancers, heart disease and more.
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Digestion And Your Gastrointestinal Tract
Introductory article - Know Yourself - July 16, 2021
Digestion occurs in your gastrointestinal tract and is the process by which nutrients contained in the food you consume are separated and absorbed into your body.
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The Fat Burning Zone And You
Indepth article - Exercise - July 09, 2021
What does "working in the fat burning zone mean"? In particular, what does it mean for you and your physical activity or exercise plan?
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The Glycemic Index: The Highs And Lows Of Carbohydrate Consumption
Study - Get Healthy - June 04, 2021
The Glycemic Index has been put forward as a means to control blood-glucose levels in people with diabetes. There may also be health benefits associated with consuming fewer high GI foods and more low GI foods for most people.
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Food To Nutrients: What Happens To The Food You Eat?
Course - Know Yourself - April 15, 2021
Have you ever wondered what happens to the food you eat once you have swallowed it? What processes occur which change food into nutrients? Track the journey of food through your GI tract and learn more about your digestive process.
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