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How do vitamins work? – Ginnie Trinh Nguyen

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Vitamins are the building blocks that keep our bodies running; they help build muscle and bone, capture energy, heal wounds and more. But if our body doesn’t create vitamins, how do they get into our system? Ginnie Trinh Nguyen describes what vitamins are, how they get into our bodies — and why they are so crucial.

Lesson by Ginnie Trinh Nguyen, animation by The Moving Company Animation Studio.

 

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1,132 thoughts on “How do vitamins work? – Ginnie Trinh Nguyen

  1. Amazing
    Check out Vitamins facts on my channel

  2. I need vitamin B :<

  3. This is really cute

  4. 2:05
    The little vitamin looks so terrified 👀

  5. So.. I should intake more vitamin C & B daily..

  6. A:Almond
    B:Banana
    C:Caramel
    D:Dough

  7. To some degree, and especially if you have a poor diet

  8. In b complex vitamins you forgot:
    4
    8
    10
    11

    1. ㅂ ㅈ ㄷ ㄱ 쇼 ㅕ ㅑ ㅐ ㅔ ㅁ ㄴ ㅇ ㄹ 호 ㅓ ㅏ ㅣ ㅋ ㅌ ㅊ 퓨 ㅜ ㅡ ㅃ ㅉ ㄸ ㄲ ㅆ ㅒ ㅖ

  9. support for our lovely Vietnamese :3

  10. I JUST WANT TO HUG VITAMIN K!

  11. That poor Vitamin K is having such a rough time xD

  12. A couple years studying in school are nothing compare to this. Keep it go, guys. It’s been my ±10 videos today!

  13. Good work TED-ED KEEP UP THE GOOD WORK!! 🤣😂ITS FUNNY TOO AND EDUCATIONAL

  14. 2:38 – Me when Im on a river and I see a ravine in minecraft

  15. Hiiiiii

  16. I lost 😂when vitamin taxi carried vitamin
    I enjoyed 😘

  17. The animation is just great!

  18. *quarantines from vitamins*

  19. Hello🖐.I had a question😘.What is the diffrences between virus and bactirea💁‍♂️

  20. Why does b look like a but!?!?!?!?!

  21. I take vitamin energy supplement from centrum

  22. This makes me feel less lonely for some reason.

    Like just imagine little vitamins caring about you.

  23. This is injustice! The vitamins all feel horrible because of how we treat them!!!!

    JK

  24. *LeSsoNs WoRth SHarInG*

  25. Thanks for this very good and informative video.

  26. im sMurt nOww>!

  27. I love the animations so cute i want to hug them wahhh

    1. nice I always eat vegetables they healthy to protect the body thanks for good ted ed

  28. Wait but isn’t vitamin D slightly toxic. Or maybe it is the the most toxic one.

  29. Whoever made the cartoon… cute

  30. A.C.E.D.B.K:him this isn’t som random alphabet
    Me:You stand corrected

  31. Who is here from a cooking lesson

  32. Where’s b12

  33. This is some free freemium content .

  34. Hi

  35. Falling water right a head

  36. Vitamin C looked like a lemon, and lemons contain vitamin c! Genius!

  37. hi guys are your searching for a vitamins check it here! try it now

  38. 3:19 sup quagmire

  39. Next can you say what vitamin is the best to eat?

  40. 3:16

  41. 2:27
    *when you eat 3 Flint stone gummies*

  42. One of the best videos from TED-Ed. Very easy to understand. Thank you!

  43. Great animation!

  44. I would love to squeeze the vitamins into a pulp of love and joy! I generally want to hug the vitamins after this video!

  45. I have CKD and my body is pact with vitamins. I have hyperkalemia even. Death is near. It very hard to maintain “normal” levels of vitamins.

  46. Cool explanation😂

  47. Thank you

  48. Very helpful thank you !

  49. A and k vitamin are the best and b and c vitamins

  50. I will call xian

  51. Ice beg right a head

  52. Because there us Covid-19, I have to stay at home. So I eat Vit.D

  53. Gummy worms fo sure

  54. a very great video and helpful

  55. Fantastic graphics!

  56. Why can’t we just watch Ted-Ed all day instead of going to the prison…. I mean school

  57. Vitamin B at 3:57: GHOST BUSTERS!!!!!

  58. 4:08 poor man

  59. Each and every video by this channel is mind blowing and full of lesson. Thank you.

  60. The protein taxi concept is awesome.

  61. loving the animation 💖

  62. I wish they did a version of this but with minerals.

  63. Protien taxi

  64. Amazing 👏

  65. Hey you forgot ma boi gummy vitamin

  66. Lol the animation,

  67. Check here for best sourced Vitamins –

  68. LOL I feels for c 4:25

  69. overall good video but vitamin a and c also act as antioxidant role as vitamin e

  70. His vocal fry is annoying

  71. I pray for everyone’s good health. To read my story about the immune system published on @t click here: @t

  72. How do you get vitamin A?!

  73. Multivitamins

  74. Smart channel

  75. 3:05 is creepy

  76. 3:20 haha its Buttman.

  77. The animation , I can’t 😂

  78. I learned through laughing 😂😁 soooo cute.

  79. I just love your videos 😁

  80. 0:14
    I was fine untill they started blankly smiling at me

  81. TED makes learning interesting and easy to understand , even a 10 year old can understand straight forward. I wish schools taught us like this.

  82. How to hit the vitamin jackpot and know if they are balance when taking suppliments?

  83. Im watching this before im chewing a solid vitamin

  84. When your body insta-turns into your demon:
    Standing up too fast
    Hitting elbow
    Static electricity
    Invisible wall
    Static in your ear

  85. ♥♥♥♥

  86. 3:50 Did he say “make bones”

  87. 3:31 Star Wars

  88. 3:23 It’s Batman And Robin

  89. 2:37 C:”WHAT THE!!”

  90. 2:28 I don’t think the orange one likes vitamin C. C is just chill’n there y’all

  91. 2:16 “I need a taxi!!”

  92. ha ha ha

  93. 0:13 look at B

  94. Guys dont even think getting lots of vitamins D, you will die -_- it is true.

  95. What an imagination….🙏🙌😍😍

  96. So great video really, thank you so much

  97. Vitamin A,E and C for boosting immunity

  98. The animations kill me 😂😂😂

  99. Noone:

    The protien taxi: ●_●

  100. The blood river reminded me: when I was a child I didn’t understand how blood was stored in the body. I thought it was just pooled inside of us like a water bottle.

  101. I kept on smiling while I watch this. Very smart animation!

  102. A
    B
    C
    D
    .
    .

    .
    *K!* 😀

  103. So cute!!!

  104. WHAT A BEAUTIFUL WAY OF LEARNING AND HAVING KNOWLEDGE .

  105. Why is it the the vitamin names are letters?

  106. Lipid soluble and water soluble are different because it depends on how it transports

  107. 1:30 why he eat the whole tomato

  108. 3:20 Robin and Batman
    4:00 spiderman? 😅😅😅

  109. Please sir how muscles growing animation vedio make please sir

  110. I feel so healthy by watching this video.

  111. Lovely but just a note: bile is not acidic, and it doesn’t break down lipids in the sense of digesting it but only emulsifying it (breaking larger droplets into smaller droplets of lipids) making it easier for lipases to digest it.
    I know it is not the focus of the video but for KS4 students it is very relevant and I rather not suggest the video if these minor details might get them confused.

  112. Vitamin K is a whole mood

  113. Animations are so funny

  114. Please support Indonesian Subtitle

  115. I love cartoons

  116. awesome animation ever in Ted-ed

  117. Anyone vomited his bile?

  118. 💟💟💟💟💟💟💟💟💟💟💟💟💟💟💟💟💟💟💟💟💟💟💟

  119. I did rush to drink vitamins just now

  120. 2:24 to 2:30 so cute><

  121. מוצר נהדר ניסיתי ממליצה בחום

  122. 3674566756766447724865370570674767634195655643419566556437756

  123. Vitamin K is pretty jealous of C

  124. I love hero reference

  125. the animation on this video is on another level. Both informative and hilarious !!!

  126. Dude i love this animation

  127. So cute good job animators 💜💜💜😍😍😍

  128. 2:05 isn’t bile alkaline

  129. So cute

  130. |-| 🍔🍟🍜🥠🍡|-|
    |🥪🥓🍤🥩🥙🦴
    | 🥑🥝🥭🥝🥦🍈
    | 🥮🍢🍌🍸🍢🍫
    | ____________|

  131. A week’s lecture in 5 minutes👏🏽👏🏽

  132. waaaaat it said that Bile is acidic? It is Alkaline

  133. I take multivitamins daily. It keeps me strong all day.

  134. knowledge with cute animaton
    I like it 💜💜

  135. forgot S

    1. Their is no S

  136. I love it 😻

  137. *THIS ANIMATOR IS GREAT*

  138. Who’s here after watching Vitamania

  139. REMEMBER THAT VITAMIN A IS DANGEROUS DURING PREGNANCY!

  140. Salut ! J’ai fais une vidéo sur le danger des vitamines, n’hésitez pas à passer 😁 :

  141. God to glory to God.
    Thank you for sharing this.
    ♥️✌️♥️

  142. Important to note also that vitamins and minerals are better absorbed from food rather than supplements (bioavailablity).

  143. Is it Jack sparro 🤠

  144. I guess now I wonder though, what benefit the plants were getting from the vitamins in order to produce them. Carrots are high in vitamin A, but they don’t have white blood cells or night vision. Green leafy vegetables are high in vitamin K but its not like they need to form blood clots.

  145. very cool animations “D

  146. A B C D E *K*

  147. Actually vitamin d is not really a vitamin

  148. Noice

  149. 0:15 vitamin k like i hate u

  150. What is this Yoshi island or Star Vitawars

  151. Doesn’t this make you feel like playing Locoroco?

  152. Video- How do vitamins work
    Add- McDonnalds bacon double cheese burger 😂🤯😅

  153. Random but I burped as the pirate did 😬
    (At the same time)

  154. F€€D-d@mn-m€n$$..??¿!😂!

  155. 2:10 I am in love with the animation 😍

  156. Whoever did this animation is a precious human!

  157. The animation is soooo great! I understood the content easily through it since I am a visual learner.Great Job, TED ED💕

  158. I absolutely adore this animation.

  159. I love how Vitamin A was just dying Red Blood Cells with white paint to make them White Blood Cells!

  160. 2:03 bile is NOT Acedic!!!!

  161. Who’s watching in 2020 😂
    ⬇️

  162. love this! ♥

  163. I hand pick some of these videos, the voice of this guy remove anxiety

  164. How do vitamins work? Pssh I dont need that haha
    * Laughs in pain while having a cramp on my leg and arm regretting life choices *

  165. very helpful animation ,Thanks for uploading

  166. Can lack of vitamins cause cholesterol

  167. Now this tells me to change my diet

  168. Sigh 😑. Yep! Ted talks just animated a “Protien 🚖 Taxi”.

  169. Vitamins for muscles?

  170. While bacteria and fungi can produce their own vitamins our bodies can’t.

    Body – Hold my beer (produces vitamin D, in presence of sunlight obviously)

  171. Hi peeps

  172. Weir I don’t have any vitamins before but im still healthy and I’m not an anti-vaxer i do have vitamins but idk what vitamins can be stored in food.

    Sorry I have bad English

  173. Baby Yoda ❤️♥️

  174. The Protein taxi seems like such a cool dude

  175. This animation is amazing!

  176. This is great and New infromtion

  177. I feel bad for vitamin C who has to the whole vitamins 4:27

  178. 3:43 to 3:45 vitamin A worker forget to whiten some blood cells when the power went out. That worker gets fired

  179. What about vitamin R

  180. I never should have eaten so menny flintstone gummies

  181. I love snorting vitamin K.

  182. YODA BABY YODASAA
    #

  183. Love ur yoda
    And skywalker

  184. How is not copyrighted lamoooo

  185. 2020 anyone?

  186. Thank you so much this help me a lot you are the best

  187. *vitamin c in spanish is vitamin yes*

  188. Lipid soluble vitamins:
    A, D, E, K = “ADEK” (Addict )

  189. well uh technically fungi don’t produce their own food
    but great video!

  190. Bole is alkaline not acidic

    1. Sorry it is bile

  191. Vitamin D looks like the hokage’s hat

  192. 1:56 United States of America: DID SOMEBODY SAY OIL?!

  193. No i wasnt shouting b00000bs when he showed vitamin B

  194. I love the protein taxi.
    *applause*

  195. Wow…. Learning soo fun…😍😍😍😋
    Thnxs for ths Amazing animation✌🏼

  196. Just eat fruit

  197. So cute vitamins 😍

  198. Isn’t bile alkaline? 2:02

  199. Bile comes from the liver? What? I was told the gallbladder does that

  200. BILE JUICE IS BASIC….ALKALINE BASED DIGESTION HAPPENS IN INTESTINE …WTF TED

    1. At 2:02

  201. 3:30 baby yoda be like

  202. i like how begrudgingly and contemptuously the “non water soluble” vitamin is looking at the vitamin c casually and nonchalantly floating through the bloodstream without a single care in the world

  203. Yea it’s cute and all but how do they know what a body needs, how do they know if supplement works. If our body don’t make these things why do our bodies need them?

  204. Protein Taxi 😀

  205. I feel bad for Vitamin K they look like their not having a good time

  206. 2:19 protein taxi

  207. Ginnie Trinh Nguyen sounds like a girl name even though the voice sounds like a boy voice.

  208. A famous scientist convinced himself that regular intake of Vitamin C can prevent cancer. He died of cancer.

  209. Robin can’t fly and batman doesn’t have bat wings this triggers me way more than it should

  210. 2:25 his eyes 😢

  211. The protein taxi made me giggle 🙂

  212. Thank you

  213. If the human body relies on millions of carefully coordinated chemical reactions to happen, then why is the universe made in such a way for these things to happen?

  214. الوتساب 00212649049838 ✪ ©
    من فـضـــل الله عليه الحـمدالله رب العــالمين , هنــــاك حـــلول لمن يعــانون من صغر حجم الذكر الخاص بهم، الفضــل بــيد الله يؤتيه من يـشاء الــطب الحديــث تـوصلنا لـعلاج اـلقذف السـريع و عـلاج ضـعف الإنتـصاب تواصل معانا عبر الوتساب 💪

  215. I have never heard of Vitamin K

  216. 2019???

  217. Love it

  218. Fact: vitamins heal wounds

    son: I accidently cut myself and blood is gushing out
    father: eat your vegetables

  219. Now I know….

  220. 2:04 bile is basic not acidic

  221. I like this vid

  222. Ha midget apple 3:47

  223. This animation was SOOO cute brah!😂😂😂😂😂😂😂

  224. I think so I have zinc vitamin dificiency.

  225. Shop Youngevity | Official Site

  226. I learned a lot here

  227. The animation though… Epic 😂

  228. You Guys make it so easy & fun to gain knowledge, Keep up the good work !

  229. Easy Peasy.. Lemon squeezy..

  230. Incorrect use of the phrasal verb ‘to be cut out for’.

  231. us too Love MomandDaD

  232. I didn’t know vitamin k exits

  233. This video is so *J U I C E Y*

  234. Bile is ALKALINE not ACIDIC !!!!!

  235. This animation is amazing.nobody could have presented it like this.I highly appreciate this efforts.

  236. So cute

  237. This one is quite obsolete.

  238. LOVE THE ANIMATION! LOVE THEIR EXPRESSIONS! WANNA HAVE THEM, PUT THEM IN MY BED AND HUG THEM EVERY NIGHT! <3

    1. OMG Same!! I love fantasizing about Vitamins so cute! I ship vitamin B and vitamin C

  239. Such an amazing animation!

  240. Vital information

  241. looks good but pretty borig

  242. ooooooooooooof

  243. How can I become bodybuilder boy

  244. 2:22
    Instantly liked the video.

    Damn,so cute!

  245. Ugh wow vitamin c stop showing off

    Lol

  246. How great it would be if every child on earth could learn like this!

  247. Gangplank like vitamin C

  248. When nutrition month comes to school

  249. Why do this foreign species care so much about our systems?

  250. 1000th comment

  251. 999th comment

  252. Omg vitamin Ks face when it was on the protein taxi and vitamin C went past 😂😂😂😂

  253. Thankyou

  254. OwO Ted ed should make plushies of the animations they make!
    I would have bought all the vitamin plushies!

  255. DODODODO BAT MAN

  256. Vitamins are complicated than i thought. Excellent animations. little that i know that abundance in vitamins can cause toxicity? Thank You for Useful informations. everything i wanted to know is now available on internet. Sometimes you learned more on YouTube than what they taught in schools.

  257. Can you all see the terror in vitamin k’s face?

  258. Stock up on the vitamins in which you are usually deficient

  259. Vitamin C you bum 😂😂

  260. 2:03 bile provides alkaline medium in small intestine.

  261. How do know about robin and Batman and allso the star wars

  262. *beep beep your uber is here:* 2:15

  263. The aninmation is too cuteee

  264. Be a Goldilocks… just right

  265. truly remarkable but how did you find out all of that ?

  266. Been binge watching your videos the past two days. I love your engaging yet calming the narrator is and that animation. It’s not only cute but its very helpful and made the otherwise difficult information easier to understand! Keep uploading videos!

  267. Whut will happen when u have kidney disorder. ?

  268. Watching this while I’m sick

  269. easily understood, memorable

  270. 2:32 vitamin chill!

  271. WOW!!! this is how teachers need to teach in school! My God! is amazing what Ted has achieved! Education explainable and free. Congratulations TED!

  272. 2:27 Poor Guy

  273. Fantastic

  274. I love this animation… 😍

  275. Just loved the video ❤️soooooooooo cute and informative!

  276. 0:54 What about Vitamin D?

  277. I occasionally take vitamin supplements because I don’t have a well-balanced diet and I know for a fact you can’t overdose with just one a day

  278. 3:10 What? Robin can’t fly!

  279. I am so in love with this animation.

  280. Fantástico, parabéns!

  281. Heres some combos

    V. A + V. C = Bacteria Assasin

    V. C + V. D = Bone Maker

    V.C + V. K = Wound Healer

    V. A + V. K Toxin Assasin

  282. Loved the animation. Bile is slightly alkaline, though.

  283. i downloaded this when i reviewed for the nutri-quiz

  284. Fun fact: too much vitamin A can reduce the efficacy of vitamin D, drastically weakening bones over time.

    1. Some Guy Why?

  285. Next can you do how prions work

  286. Oh, i’m not first, but i like this channel!

  287. VITAMIN POWER

  288. Like others said, it’s very cute animation! But which animation software they have used??

  289. *TALL-E*

  290. B looks like a

    [insert Lenny face]

  291. Just curious? Is that a Vietnamese name?

  292. Funny story people discovered orange has vitamin C 7 times but were all lost by eating lime until the third time *humans are pathetic*

  293. Damn them B vitamins thicc!

  294. Why is vitamin B shaped like boobs?

  295. I studied this topic in biochemistry but have to confess that this video was more useful than my professor’s classes.

  296. Im sad for the vitamin k

  297. 4:02 Hey look it’s spiderman

  298. Perfect humour

  299. Correction: Bile is alkaline not acidic.

  300. cheers mate

  301. 4 minutes and 44 seconds? That’s unlucky!

  302. ⚠️ BILE IS BASIC, NOT ACIDIC ⚠️

  303. No its AC/DC

  304. I luv these Vitamins So CUTE!!!!!!!!!!!!! 🥰🥰🥰🥰🥰🥰🥰😍😘😉😲😮🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤🤤💩

  305. Awwwww. Best Vid On EARTH!!!!!!!’!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  306. Is she Vietnamese?

  307. So Spider man is Vitamin k!! Then I love spider man!😁🕸🕷

  308. this is soooo cute and adorable

  309. 4:05 spidey!!!

  310. It makes me understand more about human BODY
    “Truly a master piece”
    “Goog God”

  311. Why A B C D E then jump to K? Where is vitamin F G H I J? Are they refuse to join the team?

  312. They got scurvy….

  313. I never thought I would see Batman and Robin jumping on a giant banana.

  314. 3:29

    Wow.

  315. I feel bad for vitamin k

  316. S-u-b T-o P-e-w-d-I-e-p-i-e

    No this isn’t some out of order alphabet this is what you need to live!

  317. I can’t focus on the explanation cz I’m too much worried about Vit.k 😓

  318. Ouo

  319. This animation and video is amazing but seriously can we just agree that this naming is absolutely terrible abcde K??? And of course there is like 8 b vitamins. Why is the naming so bad?

  320. Best. Animation. Ever.

  321. It’s so cool how people figured this out

  322. yoda

  323. 2:28
    vitamin k:fml

  324. D💥

  325. ADEK BloodClaat lmaoo only Jamaicans will understand

  326. Vitamin c fight infection and collagen vitamin a whit enlood cel vision good d ea

  327. Just watch the video without sound, omg xDD

  328. I eat vitamins in my sleep

  329. school SUCKSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS

  330. 2:35 Robert, it goes down. “No it don’t.” *Robert, i-it goes down! It goes down!*

  331. This video is sponsored by MARVEL

    1. AND Thanks to DC

  332. I felt bad for the little Vitamin C

  333. Y u have to use vitamin c for leaving the body it is my favourite vitiman

  334. Vitamin b: °heals wounds°

    Platelets: Are we a joke to you?

  335. I love how the lipid-soluble looked very annoyed when the water-soluble passed by him

  336. 0:06 Those are the 3 dreaded letters that my math teacher always makes us do questions from the textbook from

  337. _they didn’t mention vitamin D_

  338. It’s a very informatic Channel.I have learned a lot.I have noticed that each vidoes have caption of certain languages but not in Bangla.
    Bangla is a popular language too.
    So i request to put our language so that we can learn something new easily!!!

  339. Animation is so cute😆

  340. 1:01-1:05 Answer: we digest them.

  341. Loved this video 😍

  342. Protien taxi ha!

  343. I should’ve watch this in my high school year to better understand biology

  344. Great animation!!

  345. Great animation

  346. Helped me in my project… Thx

  347. What a right way of explaining kids! Thank you so much.

  348. Vitamin sea .

  349. Can I say hello to Vietnamese fellow✌️ Your name is cute

  350. Finally a Vietnamese person

  351. 귀여워요 cute! 😚😚

    1. 한귝 사람!?!

  352. Just shapes and beats speedpaint

  353. the animation is so cute!

  354. vitamin b looks like a but

  355. Look up Dr Andrew Saul
    This isn’t all right

  356. V.D-bones
    V.E-skin
    V.C-immune system
    V.A-eyes

  357. καλημέρα πάρα πολύ καλό και ενημερωτικό, μας δίνει να καταλάβουμε την σημαντικότητα των βιταμινών στον οργανισμό μας!

  358. you could mute the video and would feel like watching a cartoon

  359. 3:22 Without context this is amazing.

    1. They release the energy from food!

  360. Amazing video

  361. I used to be ashamed of my breath. It is very bad which I forced myself to just stay at home I tried every little thing my dental practitioner told me to do but nothing worked for more than a few hours. Now I had been able to achieve a more fresh as well as cleaner breath. My life back is finally back to normal thanks to this bad breath method “Kanzοzο Zato” (Google it). .

  362. Where was they channels when I was school …. I would have aced everything

  363. Nice imagination

  364. Thanks i always wanted 2 know this in detail

  365. i actually used this for my speech in school ;-;

  366. extract vitamins at home:

  367. So cute!! 😀

  368. In the video bile was referred to as an acidic substance, but isn’t it basic?

  369. excellent work!!

  370. Batman’s looking THICCC. Also, love the videos and subbed.

  371. I like how you make people understand the body science with cartoons. I enjoyed how you explained it much clearly that protein holds a type of vitamin…

  372. Excellent Video

  373. Poor vit. C

  374. So wait is vitamin k a bad thing?

  375. I drink geritol to take the place of alcohol. I usually drink 5 bottles a day, and by night fall I sleep like a baby. Lot of vitamins in Geritol. Sometimes I wake up with a headache, which is probably due to all the vitamins

  376. Tu mama es mi papa

  377. Better than my teacher’s teaching

  378. The super hero animation is amazing. <3

  379. I just had vitamin A, B, C, D, and E.

  380. U forgot vitamin z

  381. Bile is basic but you told its acidic

  382. Ótimo vídeo!

  383. i really love the animation of Ted Ed! 🙂

  384. The way vitamin k looks at vitamin c is priceless

  385. Why there is Batman jumping on a banana?

  386. *Protein Taxi*

  387. cool video very helpfull

  388. What happens if you eat too much orange and lemon? – they are vitamin C!
    TOO MUCH “VITAMIN CCCCCCCCCCCCC” R.I.P

  389. I LOVE YOU VIDEOS!! THIS IS THE STUFF THAT PEOPLE SHOULD WANT TO WATCH.

  390. What an interesting video. I love the sound of pure science.

  391. Very nice video

  392. 2:07 so funny

    1. Kian Si

  393. I am deficit in B12 and D3

  394. Lol I was eating watermelon watching this xD

  395. 3:35 👌

  396. Now I know what vitamins are and there great but works best if balanced, but what is the right balance?

  397. Great as always thanks

  398. The animation is so cuteee

  399. My little brother gets a lot of vitamin c Cuz he eats carrots so yeah.

  400. amazing

  401. awesome video amazing content and superb animation

  402. Kind

  403. What king of soluble is vitamin D , vitamin E and vitamin A?

  404. wow wow wow wow wow

    wowowowowowowowowowowowowo

  405. من أفضل القنوات التعليمية

  406. Why they put a name after the title? Is he the presenter of this video?
    And OMG that’s a Vietnamese name @_@

  407. did you know that on some medication you can’t have vitamin k? it’s in things like spinach, kale, artichokes, basically all leafy greens (except iceberg lettuce) they interfere with blood thinners.

  408. I think you should’ve talked more about how we only need VERY SMALL AMOUNTS.

  409. Amway.com/jycc

    Best Organic vitamin NUTRILITE..

  410. How lovely and creative this video is! 😊Thank you very much!!!

  411. 2:45 and 4:28, poor Vitamin C, i feel so sorry for him 😂😂😂😂

    1. Vanessa G

  412. what is the most useful vitamin?

  413. Really understood everything about vitamins well
    Thank you🙏

  414. Why is batman Robin and the star wars characters in this video

  415. thanks this was very helpful

  416. Awesome animation!

  417. You might want to check the benefits of “Superfood plus” here .. Me and most of my friends use the Superfood Plus product everyday. It is very rich on Vitamins and Minerals all of them organic.

  418. 2:19 That protein taxi is so derpy I love it 😂

  419. Anyone from2018????

  420. Great vid. So easy to understand great job

  421. It was hard to pay attantion, the animations were simply too cute 🙂

  422. * not sponsored by marvel *

  423. Lol. SuperVits

  424. omg. i am a nutrition teacher and this video is FANTASTIC!!!!

  425. That guy doesn’t sound like someone named Ginnie Trinh Nguyen.

  426. There are several mistakes in Chinese subtle? Multiple lines are still in English

  427. nice vid

  428. Diease Of Vitamins – beri beri Vitamin B1 – scuvry Vitamin C

  429. Imagine being that vitamin 2:41

  430. So…what is the perfect balance?

  431. That’s a lot of references

  432. How do headaches work? :3

  433. Cool

  434. I thought the b one meant to bubs

  435. ABCDEK

  436. Vatrim ck

  437. Its as long as 4:44 so that means… 444 4444 444 444

  438. love the animations

  439. *ALERT: THIS IS AN IMPORTANT WARNING FOR YOUR HEALTH!*
    1. Do not take large dozes of vitamins!
    2. Vitamins *DO NOT CURE ANYTHING!* Some people belive that vitamins can cure the common cold or even cancer, but its not true.
    3. We dont only get vitamins from pills, but also from the food we eat.

    *You can find more information from this video: ***

  440. Vitamin B and the bums

  441. 1:56 America: DID SOMEONE SAY OIL?!

    1. lol underrated

    2. Oil is big ghey

  442. This is my story a long time ago once I had a jar of Vitamins and they were healthy and yummy so I ate a lot of them

    1. I don’t know

    2. Exploding TNT Are you petite?

  443. Great animation 😁😂

  444. The animation in this video is cute and funny!!!!!

  445. So true

  446. Wait then how about multi vitamin supplements? it was said here that not all vitamins should be taken constantly.

  447. Can you make a video about how radio vascular diseases

  448. One of the best science videos

  449. the cartoon art is so cute!!!!!! great as merch!

  450. you have take it with a meal?

  451. Very funny way…. And of course! important stuff

  452. Excellent video

  453. I’ve heared from a doctor that it’s okay to take Vit C as much as you want, and your body can take them all. How true is this??

  454. that shape of Vitamin B

  455. I loved the animation and illustrations 😊😊

  456. I love the animations, so cute so lovely

  457. the animation is heart melting <3

  458. Bile is not at all acidic, it is alkaline.

  459. Our bodies do create at least one vitamin. Namely vitamin D. We do need sunlight for this to happen.

  460. poor vitamins… getting shoved into cells, and going through the kidney…

  461. I mean… Vitamin E🔐

  462. Vitamin A is a Ghostbuster!! xD

  463. 0:57 when Mario comes.

  464. Movies:
    Vitamin B: Batman
    Vitamin C: Star Wars
    Vitamin E: Ghostbusters
    Vitamin K: Spider-Man

  465. @2:05 – I was under the impression that bile was produced by the gall bladder not the liver??

    1. Bile are produced by Live then stored in Gall bladder.

  466. Same as Lee Kai

  467. Numerator

  468. But animations

  469. Koi yar hindi me batao

  470. This channel makes learning so much fun

  471. This was the cutest video. Thanks!

  472. Vitamin G got trapped.≤xd

  473. 4:25 vitamin c was happy at the start of the video but now hes grumpy. why?

  474. 2:28 vitamin c be like “sayonara sucker!”

  475. spider-k, spider-k

  476. That structure of B

  477. Oooh girl. You need a shot of B12. I know you do.

  478. Excellent! But please take a look at Dr Gregers ‘Food as Medicine’ speech. For learning some true knowledge about food. It is changing lives 😉 Check that video’s comments! Much Love!

  479. You said “acedic substance bile” . Bile is alkaline in nature i guess.

  480. cute

  481. Is the voice-over done by a Vietnamese?

  482. Awesome animation and info! Thanks a bunch.

  483. Can somebody overdose vitamin k ? Broccoli on daily basis

    1. Suwin Khamchaiwong yeah good things .. but i dont know if vitamin k can causes clots ..heart attack
      it does the opposite of heparin

    2. i lovecars I do broccoli

  484. Thanks a lot for the valuble informations

  485. Vitamin K= Milk = My Breakfast*Every*day Milk= *BAD IDEA!!*😱😱😱😱

  486. I found the first commenter

  487. *A,C,E,D,B,K no this isn’t some random out of order alphabet*
    Me:Oh I though it was XDDDD

  488. Why is Vitamin K so sassy?

  489. 🆗

  490. Can u explain how food supplements works after workout ?

  491. LOL Why are the poor vitamins looking so traumatized?!

  492. Lol

  493. Vitamins are the building blocks that keep our bodies running; they help build muscle and bone, capture energy, heal wounds and more

  494. Wow I learned more here than to school

  495. This video was educational and fun and that same time! Way to go TedEd!

  496. merci beaucoup ! J’aime trop cette vidéo! Ces petits personnages sont drôles et captivants. Cela m’a aidé pour ma présentation en science.

  497. I watched a video on Facebook tht says that the cure for cancer is… VITAMIN B12???

    1. Lol it’s fake

    2. Raner and D as well

  498. I used vitamin C,A ,K and B. So many?

  499. Lol vitamins with personality and emotions.

  500. My fav video on YouTube

  501. Cute animation !

  502. Rip Vitamin C

  503. Ghost busters : 3:54

  504. Vitamins are also good for healthy hair growth

  505. This animation is just too adorable awww

  506. But do you know about keto

  507. Get Rid Of Eye Floaters FOR MORE INFO:

  508. This video is amazing!

  509. I really enjoyed the animation. Great job

  510. Love it 😍😍😂😂

  511. Ok you win

  512. 4:11 did anyone else laugh at the animation for nerve damage?

  513. love from Vn

  514. I wish to spread the importance of vitamin d in India

  515. This video is perfect. Thank you

  516. in order: A,B,C,D,E,K

  517. Trinh Nguyen is a vietnamese

  518. I WANT TO SEE VITAMINS IN REAL LIFE

  519. The animation is so cute!! Love it!! 😍😍

  520. I ❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤.it thank yoy for a good video

  521. Thank you.

  522. nice
    also checkout:

  523. Now I learnd

    1. checkout:

  524. 2:34 when you found out the iPhone X was £10000000000000000000 in Scotland

  525. I am Vietnamese

  526. Please make video about one meal a day

  527. Cutie vitamin d!

  528. Why didn’t you show what the vitamin b does?

  529. That protein taxi is so adorable

  530. I loved vitamin c

  531. Why vitamin k block the blood vessels and it could be a risk of a heart attack

  532. Can those vitamins be my babies?

  533. To me this is more like a ‘What do Vitamins do in your body?’ video, but it doesn’t explain how they actually work. Okay, they make this, help doing that, they built this and defend us against that again. But how?? How do they know where to go when they entered our body? How do they actually DO all the things when they reached their destination? Like do they move their little arms and legs or is it all a chemical chainreaction and if so how does it work?
    And what makes them do it, or regulate what they do?? I want to understand T.T

  534. Awesome!! The Best Ted Ed Video I’ve Seen!!

  535. Vitamin C fighter germs. Vitamin A makes white-blood-sells.

    1. FIGHTS NOT FIGHTER

    2. Fights

  536. Adorable and very informative. Thanks!

  537. So funny XD when vitamins K jealously see vitamin c in plasma blood

  538. Wwwwwwwrrrrrrrrrooooooooonnnnnggggg

  539. 3:20 buttman.

  540. great video.

  541. What’s

  542. I like the vitamin K

  543. Thank you for the video! That was very helpful.

  544. Great way to learn. :D.

  545. Good Job !!

  546. i hate school

  547. Do a video on GPS working

  548. (0:57) *ATTACK ON TITAN REFERENCE!!!*

    1. Dermpel shut up lol

    2. R.i.p. Eren Yeager

  549. What a wonderful video!

  550. What do you think about soylent?

  551. Excellent! But please take a look a Dr Andrew Saul on You Tube! His work on Vitamin research is amazing. He puts it across very well and gives some incredible information about Vitamin C. Great vid thanks.

    1. NATURELO multivitamins. Noone can compete with them.

    2. Hello , subscribe this scientific channel plz

    3. TheRepairSpecialist I watched your recommended video.

      The video was elaborate and enlightening on the various versatilities of vitamin c, and how it can be used to cure AIDS, HIV, Fluenza (pardon my spelling) and many other health issues. The video reveals how underestimated vitamin c really is and how insufficient the RDI/RDA is compared to the amount we ought to be taking, now based on an illness situation a greater amount of vitamin c ought to be taken.
      It also reveals the researches regarding vitamin c that has per se swept under the carpet.

  552. /hello/

  553. The vitamins are cute! XD

  554. This is so cute

  555. I loved this animation on vitamins. Great work!

  556. Aww, those Vitamins are cute 🙂

  557. @marconsville

  558. For world best neutritions
    9779441597

  559. When the k vitamin was looking at the protein taxi and then vitamin c! Omg! I almost died from how cute that was!

  560. Isn’t bile basic?

  561. before this video i only knew about vitamin a, b , c and d.

    1. because they are the most mentioned

  562. Narrator: Addison Anderson 👌

  563. What are the causes of Pimples?

  564. 0:57 R.IP ramdom piece of fungi

  565. I understand this much better
    than my teacher at school
    (THANK YOU)

  566. where did water come from?

  567. I’m watching this in my class we are watching this

  568. And vitamins are cute!

  569. “Too much of any vitamin can cause toxicity in the body.”
    Being a kid who grew up with Flintstones vitamins, I can personally say that isn’t true.

  570. The animation is super cute but the voice actor’s voice is super pleasing too.Wonder who he is🤔?

  571. 4:02 Spiderman Spiderman

  572. Lowkey thought E was gonna hang himself

  573. I can only imagine how proud are those who study medicine because they know this already

  574. I love how the “they got scurvy” is layed on kinda monotone. like a passive aggressive way of threatening you into eating vitamins………. did my mom make this?

  575. summary :

    there are 2 types of vitamins – lipid soluble and water soluble
    water solubles are easily absorbed and leave so need constant replacement
    lipid solubles travel in the bloodstream by bonding with proteins that carry them around, the vitamins are stored in liver or fats so dont overload
    Jobs of the vitamins:
    A-make white blood cell, shape bones, and keep eye cells in check
    B- release energy
    C-fight infection and make collagen
    D- gather calcium and phosphorus for bones
    E- antioxidant, get rid of harmful elements in body
    K- clot blood

    lack of vitamins can cause problems, but too much of anything would be toxic.

  576. The “protein taxi”! I love it 😀

  577. i wanna b cute like protein taxi

  578. Has anyone died of vitamin overdose ?

  579. SOOOOOOOOOOOO CUUUUUUUUTE!

  580. I love how you show the vitamins working on the body in such a cute way!

  581. Vitals a-e makes sence and k me:what who descovered that vitamin professor ku klux

  582. This made me crave vitamin C rich food

  583. vitamin d is FUCKING cool. it comes to photosynthesis too only in the sun

  584. and how many vitamins are freaking are there. I DON’T FUCKING KNOW

  585. I’m a 4th year nutrition major and I find this video fascinatingly informative! Kudos!

  586. The animations are so adorable but they often distract me

  587. Thank you to publishers and creators! THIS IS SUPER ADORABLE!

  588. 😢😒🤐😟

  589. *Bile is alkaline, one of its uses is to neutralize stomach acid

  590. Daddy there a Cancer cell in my body

  591. i like how cocky vit C was thrown away …and at same time how vit K get trapped…karma bitch lol 😅

  592. bit pointless if you don’t have a clue how much of any vitamin you are getting in the food or whether you may benefit from supplementation

  593. b looks like a butt. and b stands for butt. lol

  594. Awesome animation. 🙂 🙂 🙂

  595. cute cute vitamins

  596. I think there is a mistake in the video. Bile is not acidic but is quite opposite to it. Its more basic.

  597. 3:20 BUTTMAN

  598. nice animation

  599. 2:27 dat jealous vitamin tho

  600. awesome animation

  601. that passed my birthday 🎂.

  602. Great animation! Love it XD

  603. lel vietnamse name

  604. Bravo

  605. Vit. C’s character is so adorable….

  606. Vampires drink blood because they can’t get vitamin D from the sun.

  607. I’m actually doing a report about scurvy in human and guinea pigs

  608. vitamin C was just chill lasting and smiling until he saw his doom

  609. Nice teaching keep it up bro

  610. vitamin D is good from mercury an animnlamDHRUMANT

  611. This was so helpful, so much more than my nutrition textbook.

  612. French subtitles please

  613. Would it be possible to just live only on vitamin pills?

    1. Unfortunately no, because things like proteins and fats (which are needed almost on a daily basis much like vitamins), are difficult to put into pill form in a way that would last. Proteins and fats tend to go bad, so even if you could get them into pill form with all the other vitamins the pills wouldn’t last very long. This is why vitamin pills are called supplements, you take them on top of whatever else you eat day by day to make up for any vitamins that your food is lacking in. If you could make a pill that gave you EVERYTHING you needed to live, that would be some Jetson’s kind of miracle-pill that could be used to solve world hunger.Maybe someday, though 🙂

  614. 4:12 dab

  615. i love these cute animations and his voice is the most plesant in my opinion

  616. Spider vitamin!! Spider vitamin!!

  617. Why does “B” look like a (farts) hahahahahahahhahahHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAhahahaaaha!

  618. Vit (like hit) amin (like amish)

  619. oh look how sad that vitamin K
    see kids ?
    this is why we so be vegetarian

  620. lol k looks so cad

  621. Let’s not forget magnesium which works with vitamin c

  622. I bet this creepy ass animation with the ugly characters and frightened vitamin characters induces anxiety in children. Good typical mkultra work, ted scumbags.

  623. this is the greatest video ever

  624. vitmen b is a butt shape

  625. TED-ED ur people are just awesome making complex things easy to understand .

  626. If this getsmlost in the sea of comments……… remember me!

  627. Protein taxis face its like “sooo…are you from around here?”

  628. Now that he mentioned that the body generally is stored with enough supply of vitamins I think I’m over doing it with the vegetables. I also went to the store and purchased a load of supplements that I do not need. This is confusing because if vitamins are stored for future use then why should we continue to consume them if overloading has the potential to be hazardous. I’m so afraid of lacking iron again.

  629. Is this lesson from a Vietnamese?

  630. I love your animatons

  631. I love videos lie this were the little ‘things’ or whatever is in the video are alive and have like a whole system it really helps me to understand. instead of showing just complicated dna pictures and circles going through tubes this shows what they do inside and personal in a way it’s easy to understand. I hope they make more videos like this!

  632. Thanks a lot.
    #praktijkbrouwersgracht

  633. Vitamin B is *T H I C C*

  634. I really enjoyed the animation on this one

  635. I love Addison Anderson’s voice *.*

  636. I loved this video 😀 😀 😀 It’s very well done and animated.

  637. This is my favorite video. 🙂

    1. awww…………..

  638. the white blood cell factory tho

  639. the animations made me laugh

  640. C me.

  641. bile from the liver ??? from gallbladder you mean

    1. The gallbladder just stores it and the liver actually produces it

  642. the animation makes vitamins interesting

  643. poor C had to lift all of them

  644. I have a question that may sound stupid but I’ll ask it. What does vitamin B12 do?

  645. vitamin B… for butt XD

  646. That animation was so cool.

  647. Fucku

  648. But the milk it is not a healthy food… We need vegetables, cereals, fruits, healthy oils and sometimes a little portion of meat. That milk that they sell us it’s for the calf, for their development until to be a cow or bull. Has their own hormones that they need for this phase.

  649. ▶ ⚫—————— 00:10
    Voice comments are so cool!

  650. best lesson ever

  651. I thought with sun exposure we could synthesize our own D vitamins?

  652. The use of vitamins is doubted after study. Particularly Vitamin C and Inflammation… But at least they hint at the uselessness of vitamin supplements for healthy peolpe.

  653. nice

  654. B for but right?

  655. vitamin K hates vitamin C xD

  656. What you said about vitamin C fighting infection is actually incorrect. Vitamin C helps with iron absorption, but don’t do anything to help with your immune response. This is a persistent false idea started in the 70s, but that doesn’t stop it from being false.

    1. Nice

    2. Kate Speaks i totally agree same as vitamin D which is used to absorb calcium

  657. DACKBE

  658. Great Video, Thank you!

    1. EuqinaD is

  659. 🙂

  660. Really great video!!!

  661. Are you from vietnam?

  662. 3:58 more like VitaMAN K get it spiderMAN

  663. 0:25 e wished a a farwell on his death. E: By a! Have a safe trip!

  664. my attention is entirely captured by the cute animation

  665. 3:48 is my favorite part for some reason…

  666. L

  667. 0:11 why K why not name it F

  668. B stands for butt

  669. B Vitamin… More than a B looks like a butt

  670. GIVE ME THE D!

  671. One of the best and helpful video you provided..Thanks..

  672. Û ßœüłd ręńæme vįtìmæn K 2 vįtìmæn f👇👦

  673. Ŵæt æbœūt vįtïmæn f ¿

  674. I like vitamin e! It reminds me if Temmie because of the stretchy limbs

  675. Vitamin a

  676. 00:10
    A All-star
    B Butt
    C Corn
    D Diamond
    E Energy
    K Kid

    Thats what they looked like to me .-.

    1. Why you didn’t use D for di-*👺😹

    2. lol am i right ?

    3. B is literally in the shape of a B

    4. honestly I thought vitamin c looked like a weird lemon.

    5. Tc all I hear is Diamond!

  677. lol batmans head looks like an ass

  678. 3:05 oh s**t! we are vitamins nazis

  679. Isn’t bile an alkaline substance that emulsifies fat?

  680. I drink a lot of milk so vitamin k is for me.

    1. @Eraser How bout’ no.

    2. And my nose bleeds are fairly short.

  681. #EsLongLegs

  682. XD I love this..

  683. Thank you for share….

  684. Actually the current intake recommendation is way too low especially the vitamin c ppl should atleast take 10,000mg of vitamin c daily

  685. Awesome video.

  686. What’s the deal with vitamin supplements not being as good as vitamins from food?

    1. Geoff Heimy you need things like fat to get certain vitamins.

  687. I’m a normal person, if I want to get taller,should I consume calcium tablets? Would it be too much?

    1. Children tend to be taller than their parents. Like Verkkariritari said, it is the genetics that play the biggest role.

    2. Genetics play the biggest part in it but u can supplement it with a healthy, diversified diet.

    3. +Miguel Angel Hernández Solís i taller than both my dad and mom

    4. @snow white​ I see you probability will have the same height no matter what you do

    5. @Miguel Angel Hernández Solís my mom maybe 5ft, my dad maybe 5.5ft

  688. Now I feel sorry for the vitamin K 🙁

    1. you are right

    2. Vitamin k just turned into Spider-Man

    3. wdym they get to become spooderman

    4. And I feel sorry for the pirate at the end 🙁

    5. R.I.P Vitamin K

  689. B looks like a butt

  690. in 2:05 minutes of the video,the narration says “an acidic substance called bile” which is not correct. According to books and medical science,bile has a ph between 7 and 8 which makes it slightly alkaline and definitely not acidic. This can be a matter which the channel should look into. Otherwise,its a great video,truely enjoyed watching it. God bless Ted-ed

    1. Yes

    2. @Bananappleboy World wasps litteraly do help out the ecosystem

    3. And some of them said some false facts, such as wasps “helping with ecosystems.”
      Some of these videos are also simplified.

    4. None of these ppl know anything about a body

    5. Bile is composed of bile acids and salts, phospholipids, cholesterol, pigments, water, and electrolyte chemicals that keep the total solution slightly alkaline (with a pH of about 7 to 8)

  691. 0:57 1:59 2:01 2:08 2:13 2:34 2:38 2:58 3:03

    Every time a Vitamin went “Oh shit!”

    1. :/
      What about 1:30??
      RIP Tomato

    2. Hysterical.

    3. Lunch vv

    4. aye this is supposed to be a kid friendly channel as in, NO SWEARING

    5. @Daniyal Shah but they make them

  692. Fun fact, K was named by the germans, after the german word for klotting.

  693. Is Vitamin A Fat Sol or Water Sol… Im thinking fat

    1. Daniel Mairal fat soluble

    2. no answer??

  694. stop pronouncing it wrong

  695. Very interesting

  696. informative

  697. N

  698. great animation but made me think what is best way to hit the vitamin jackpot?

  699. 3:20

    vitamine Batman!!!

  700. Can we have a video on DAO enzyme and Histamine, please?

  701. dat protein bus do

  702. the vitamins are adorable, but the pirate…. ugh

  703. C is the tastiest:)

    1. k is the best 🤷🏻‍♀️

    2. Nadiya Nanoha its so sour

    3. +HenryMiner GT What, like orange juice?

    4. its the sourest BRUH

  704. spider-man?

  705. Batman and Robin?