Treating Hemophilia A

Treating Hemophilia A

Hemophilia A is an inherited bleeding disorder caused by a deficiency in factor VIII activity. The current standard of care includes prophylactic intravenous factor VIII infusions. However, these infusions can result …

The Lancet Countdown on Health and Climate Change: 2019 report

The Lancet Countdown on Health and Climate Change: 2019 report

Our response to climate change today will determine the world we live in tomorrow, and will shape the health of children across the globe, at every stage of their lives. The …

A new perspective for treating psychosis: Danielle Bergeron at TEDxUdeM

A new perspective for treating psychosis: Danielle Bergeron at TEDxUdeM

I’m going to talk to you about treating psychosis with psychoanalysis. In 1982, we opened the Center for psychoanalytic treatment of young adult psychotics in Quebec, which is referred to by …

How Are New Medications Developed?

How Are New Medications Developed?

People take medicine every day, but not many people know how arduous of process that those drugs have to go through to get from idea to your body. Hey guys Julia …

What BMI doesn’t tell you about your health

What BMI doesn’t tell you about your health

These are my assistants, Coleman and Phil. They’re both around the same height, weight, and consequently, they have the same Body Mass Index — or BMI. But if you split them …

Plant-strong & healthy living: Rip Esselstyn at TEDxFremont

Plant-strong & healthy living: Rip Esselstyn at TEDxFremont

Translator: TED Translators admin Reviewer: Luis Tsai Hsu So, I’m wearing my shirt inside out, and a lot of you pointed that out to me. (Laughter) I do this from time …

Can a New Gene Therapy Cure Cancer?

Can a New Gene Therapy Cure Cancer?

Dimas Padilla: Everything started in July 2011. I was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin lymphoma and I was in stage four when they found out. I started getting a lot of tumors around …

Treating PTSD with MDMA-Assisted Psychotherapy: 3D Motion Graphic

Treating PTSD with MDMA-Assisted Psychotherapy: 3D Motion Graphic

What is PTSD? Posttraumatic stress disorder, PTSD, is a chronic and devastating illness associated with high rates of disability and suicide. PTSD patients often avoid expressing their emotions, experience persistent fear …

Heat Treatment -The Science of Forging (feat. Alec Steele)

Heat Treatment -The Science of Forging (feat. Alec Steele)

Steel is the most important material to human society. It has been the skeleton of human industry for centuries, and the advent of the methods to mass produce it from iron …

8 Medications with Surprising Secondary Uses

8 Medications with Surprising Secondary Uses

[ ♪ Intro ] Modern medicine is pretty incredible. Walk into any drug store and you’ll see shelves of pills and syrups to treat your drippy nose, your rumbly stomach, or …