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Unformatted text preview: 1 The Environmental Justice Film & Speaker Series presents Radiation Power: Past and Present 6:00 PM on Wednesday, October 3rd H.E.C. Auditorium , Goldwin Smith Hall Screening Two Documentaries: FROM CHECHNYA TO CHERNOBYL A documentary about the hundreds of thousands of refugees that have fled wars and political turmoil in Chechnya, Tajikistan, Georgia and Azerbaijan in order to find peace in the radioactive pastures surrounding Chernobyl, scene of the world's worst nuclear accident in 1986. SURVIVORS Twenty survivors of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki atomic bombings tell their stories. Sponsored by Roots & Shoots Transporting Fat Minimizing Risk of Atherosclerosis 2. Minimize consumption of dietary cholesterol 3. Minimize consumption of total fat 1. Substitute unsaturated fat for saturated fat 4. Eating Margarine wont help. 5. Maintaining the minimum requirement of Vitamin E Inuits Eat a high fat diet Low rate of heart disease Bleeders- long coagulation times Omega-3 fatty acids LDL LDL LDL LDL LDL LDL LDL LDL LDL LDL LDL LDL LDL LDL LDL LDL LDL LDL 2 H-C-C-C-C-C-C=C-C-C-C-C-C-C-C-C-C-C- H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H Carbon #6 Long chain fatty acid Omega-6 fatty acid Linoleic acid Essential Fatty Acid O OH C H-C-C-C=C-C-C-C-C-C-C-C-C-C-C-C-C-C- H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H Carbon #3 Long chain fatty acid O OH C Omega-3 fatty acid Linolenic acid Essential Fatty Acid Omega-3 Omega-6 Eicosanoids Eicosanoids EPA DHA 1. Dilate blood vessels1....
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