What happens when you have a disease doctors can’t diagnose | Jennifer Brea
23
October

What happens when you have a disease doctors can’t diagnose | Jennifer Brea

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Translator: Joseph Geni Reviewer: Camille Martínez Hi. Thank you. [Jennifer Brea is sound-sensitive. The live audience was asked to applaud ASL-style, in silence.] So, five years ago, this was me. I was a PhD student at Harvard, and I loved to travel. I had just gotten engaged to marry the love of my life. I […]


Robert Gupta: Between music and medicine
20
September

Robert Gupta: Between music and medicine

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Translator: Joseph Geni Reviewer: Morton Bast (Music) (Applause) Thank you very much. (Applause) Thank you. It’s a distinct privilege to be here. A few weeks ago, I saw a video on YouTube of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords at the early stages of her recovery from one of those awful bullets. This one entered her left hemisphere, […]


Jenny on Suicide, OCD, and Medication
07
September

Jenny on Suicide, OCD, and Medication

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Hi I’m Jenny Jaffe and the founder of Project UROK. My first real sort of battle with mental health issues was when I was probably around ten years old and that was the first time I can remember being suicidal. What I really remember about that is that I didn’t know how to articulate what […]


Peeing, Pooping, Prescription Drugs, and Ramen Noodle Fires
02
September

Peeing, Pooping, Prescription Drugs, and Ramen Noodle Fires

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Good morning John! It occurs to me that there are a lot of things that I haven’t haven’t told you about in my life. So, I want to make a video in which we catch up. Thing number 1 You may remember a while back that Katherine and I were fostering a greyhound in the […]


Why Prescription Drugs Cost So Much | Michael Rea | TEDxKC
31
August

Why Prescription Drugs Cost So Much | Michael Rea | TEDxKC

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Translator: Ivana Krivokuća Reviewer: Ellen Maloney Has your life ever been changed by one question? Maybe it was, “Will you marry me?” or “Do you want the job?” For me, working as a pharmacist eight years ago, that question came from a sick, elderly woman named Betty. She asked, “Which two of my eight prescriptions […]