Tag: medicine

A Dad Didn’t Brush His Teeth For 40 Days. This Is What Happened To His Kidneys.

A Dad Didn’t Brush His Teeth For 40 Days. This Is What Happened To His Kidneys.

A Dad Didn’t Brush His Teeth for 40 Days. This Is What Happened To His Kidneys. CJ is a 46 year old man, presenting to the emergency room with excessive thirst, abdominal discomfort, and shortness of breath. He tells the admitting nurse that he had lost 15 pounds over the last 2 weeks and had …

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I Tried Medical Marijuana For My Chronic Pain

I Tried Medical Marijuana For My Chronic Pain

(heavy breathing) (crying) – My name’s Kelsey and most of you know me as the loud mouth, no filtered, boss ass bitch producer from Buzzfeed, which I am, but something that very few people know about me is that I suffer from a neuropathic, chronic pain condition know as Trigeminal Neuralgia, or TN. The Trigeminal …

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People Try Fire Cupping Therapy • The Test Friends

People Try Fire Cupping Therapy • The Test Friends

– That’s like the weirdest thing that I’ve ever seen. (suctioned glass popping) (astonished gasps and laughs) (funky upbeat jazz) – Fire cupping therapy is an ancient practice that uses localized pressure to promote healing and to reduce pain in the body. – Is it gonna burn at all? Like do you set the cup …

Tackling diabetes with a bold new dietary approach: Neal Barnard at TEDxFremont

Tackling diabetes with a bold new dietary approach: Neal Barnard at TEDxFremont

Translator: Giedrė Kasparaitytė Reviewer: Denise RQ Today, I’d like to talk about turning around an epidemic. One hundred million Americans right now do have either diabetes or pre-diabetes, and that puts them at risk for amputations, for heart disease, for blindness. and we’re exporting this epidemic overseas. The word “epidemic” comes from Old Greek: ‘epi’ …

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What happens when you get sick in space? – University of Exeter

What happens when you get sick in space? – University of Exeter

Space medicine is a very preventive occupational medicine speciality and it gives you the chance to be proactive and reactive to the medical problems that arise associated with spaceflight. My name is Mike Barrett I’m an medical doctor specializing in space medicine. When you go into space in the weightlessness in particular your body undergoes …

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The protein folding revolution

The protein folding revolution

Proteins carry out the labor in our cells — so we really need to know what they do and how they work. The key to proteins is their shape because that dictates their function. They can take many different shapes. Scientists call these folds. Unfolded, a protein is a long string of amino acids. There …

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How Knowledge is Power in Nutrition | Dr. Wendy Pogozelski | TEDxSUNYGeneseo

How Knowledge is Power in Nutrition | Dr. Wendy Pogozelski | TEDxSUNYGeneseo

Translator: Rhonda Jacobs Reviewer: Ellen Maloney Good evening. It’s a privilege to be here. I would like to thank the organizers for doing a great job. And I’m very happy to begin sharing with you some of my experiences, and I really want to emphasize the point that knowledge is power. So when I came …

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