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Metabolism

Hormones, Nutrient Digestion, Absorption, And Metabolism
Introductory article - Know Yourself - April 14, 2017
Several hormones are necessary for effective nutrient digestion, absorption and metabolism of the nutrients in the foods and beverages you consume. What are these hormones and what functions do they perform?
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Food To Nutrients: What Happens To The Food You Eat?
Course - Know Yourself - December 09, 2016
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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Your Cardiovascular System
Indepth article - Know Yourself - December 02, 2016
Your heart, blood vessels and blood together form your cardiovascular system: a system that pumps and transports life supporting nutrients to tissues throughout your body. This system is also essential for removal of metabolic waste products. Learn more
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Coenzyme Q10: Do You Need To Supplement?
Study - Know Yourself - November 04, 2016
Anti-aging, fuel and protection for the heart, and cancer prevention are some of the claims made for coenzyme Q10 supplementation. What is CoQ10 and what does it do for you? Is supplementation worth the cost?
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Metabolism, Energy And Nutrient Requirement
Indepth article - Know Yourself - October 28, 2016
Human metabolism is a complex process influenced by many factors most of which you cannot change. How is metabolism connected to the food you eat and energy you consume?
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