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Any Volunteers? The Risks of E-cigarettes for Young People

Any Volunteers?  The Risks of E-cigarettes for Young People

[Music begins] Researcher 1: Some say e-cigarettes aren’t dangerous. Researcher 2: But science shows nicotine can harm teens’ developing brains— Researcher 1: No matter how they’re exposed. Researcher 2: Let’s do an experiment to find out. Researcher 1: Here’s a teen who won’t be using e-cigarettes. Researcher 2: Now, we need one willing to risk …

Society’s Sweet Tooth… the Brain’s Response to Sugar | Amanda Maracle | TEDxQueensU

Translator: Mirjana Čutura Reviewer: Rhonda Jacobs I’d like to start off by telling you a story. It’s about a woman named Barbara. Now, unfortunately for Barbara, when she was young, unhealthy habits were modeled at home. And several of her close relatives struggled with a very specific type of disorder. As Barbara got older, she …