Tag Archives: Obesity

How Obesity Can Lead to Type 2 Diabetes – Demonstration with a Mass Spectrometer

In our series of interviews with scientists from Cambridge University, to inspire your students and help us build brighter futures together, we spoke to Dr Sam Virtue in the Department of Clinical Biochemistry. Watch our video to find out about Sam’s work on obesity and Type 2 Diabetes, and watch a laboratory demonstration with a mass spectrometer. Read Sam’s blog post at

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How Obesity Can Lead to Type 2 Diabetes

In our series of interviews with scientists from Cambridge University, to inspire your students and help us build brighter futures together, we spoke to Dr Sam Virtue in the Department of Clinical Biochemistry. Watch our video to find out about Sam’s work on obesity and Type 2 Diabetes, and his top tips on becoming a scientist. Read Sam’s blog post at

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Intermittent Fasting is MEDICINE: Reversing Diabetes & Obesity ft. Dr. Jason Fung || #61

Intermittent fasting activates many biological pathways in the human body, namely autophagy, ketosis, and cellular repair. These effects could be just what many patients need to reverse diabetes and overcome obesity, and forward-thinking doctors have taken note. One such doctor is Dr. Jason Fung, who is a pioneer of intermittent fasting in the clinical setting. He returns to the program after first appearing 2 years ago, and we both agree that we have seen the practice soar to popularity, in […]

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Obesity & Diabetes Explained: The Overflow Phenomenon

The first 500 people to click my link will get two months of Skillshare Premium for FREE! ▲Patreon: ▲Twitter: ▲IG: ★Sequel to my other video on diabetes DISCLAIMER: The discussion of this video is type 2 diabetes. If you have diabetes, please investigate further before making drastic changes. This video is of course not meant to be a prescription or to be interpreted as medical advice. The aim is for it to be a stepping stone towards […]

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Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes (HBO: The Weight of the Nation)

To win, we have to lose. The four-part HBO Documentary Films series, The Weight of The Nation explores the obesity epidemic in America. For more information on The Weight of the Nation, visit Connect with The Weight of the Nation on Facebook: Talking about it on Twitter? Follow @WeightoftheNtn and use #weightofthenation. source

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