Why is the Science of Nutrition Ignored in Medicine? | T. Colin Campbell | TEDxCornellUniversity
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December

Why is the Science of Nutrition Ignored in Medicine? | T. Colin Campbell | TEDxCornellUniversity

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Translator: Katrin R. Reviewer: Rosa Rey As I was introduced, my topic is about nutrition. A big, big topic, a word, a concept, an idea that we’ve all spoken about from time to time. But in reality, it seems to me that we haven’t been able to find very much consensus about what that word […]


Help Make Medications Safer Through Medical Research
26
December

Help Make Medications Safer Through Medical Research

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

My name is Katrina Burch. We are in the Platt Lab on the Campus of Georgia Tech and I look at the implications for HIV associated atherosclerosis. So basically I just want to see if the medications that HIV patients take for long periods of time lead to heart disease. I’m a scientist because I […]


The Surprisingly Useful Medicines Hiding in Pee
25
December

The Surprisingly Useful Medicines Hiding in Pee

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Maybe you don’t think much about the 1-2 liters of urine you flush down the toilet every day. But when you send it swirling down the drain, you could be getting rid of liquid gold. Because there’s molecular goodness hidden in that pale yellow puddle, which has been used to treat everything from basic infections […]



Is Grapefruit Messing With Your Medication? || Vlogmas Day 15 [CC]
22
December

Is Grapefruit Messing With Your Medication? || Vlogmas Day 15 [CC]

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

Did you know that grapefruit can interact with your medication? [Music: Holiday Brass Ensemble] Christmas is treat yourself season, obviously, and my favourite treat used to be grapefruit for breakfast, or just as a snack, or grapefruit juice. Fresh fruit is expensive. But since starting Fexofenadine I can no longer do that and here is […]


Becoming A Doctor Is Not For Everyone

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So, my name is Anna Brown and I’m a medical student at Duke but working here at the NIH for the year and we’re in the molecular imaging clinic. Which is a clinic that focuses on different types of cancer and developing new imaging agents to look at the cancer. This year I’m focusing on […]


The Shortage of Primary Care Physicians – The Local Show

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EXPERTS SAY PRIMARY CARE, YOUR FAMILY DOCTOR, IS REALLY THE KEY TO MAKING AMERICA YOUR FAMILY DOCTOR, IS REALLY THE KEY TO MAKING AMERICA HEALTHIER, AND JUST AS THE KEY TO MAKING AMERICA HEALTHIER, AND JUST AS IMPORTANT, TO MAKING HEALTH CARE HEALTHIER, AND JUST AS IMPORTANT, TO MAKING HEALTH CARE MORE AFFORDABLE. IMPORTANT, TO […]


Postgraduate programmes for research careers – Medicine at Imperial College London

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I’ve always known that I’ve wanted to be a scientist: even when I was a young kid the most fascinating thing for me it was just to be able to run outdoors and explore the world around me; I just happened to like exploring and learning Here at Imperial College London I’m studying how we […]


Music on prescription could help treat emotional and physical pain

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There’s simply no escape from a musical world. It seems that wherever you go and however hard you try you just can’t avoid this worldwide phenomenon that touches all of our lives in some way. Dr Raymond McDonald is Professor of Music Psychology at Glasgow Caledonian University. As a musician himself, he knows only too […]