A Cure for Ageing?: David Sinclair at TEDxSydney

A Cure for Ageing?: David Sinclair at TEDxSydney

Translator: David Hsu Reviewer: Denise RQ I believe that we’re all only given one precious life. For those of us who are really lucky to be born, it’s a life to be embraced, a life to be used for good, and a life that’s worth prolonging in good health. When we’re all very young, we …

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MY VIEW ON STEROIDS – FLEX WHEELER | London Real

MY VIEW ON STEROIDS – FLEX WHEELER | London Real

In bodybuilding the easiest thing for them to say is oh it’s a drug sighs I never said it’s a drugs um, which I laugh because you know I come from the Arab Barry Bonds and And Bacco laboratory not whole scandal and Victor Conti is a very very close friend of mine so I …

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Do “Smart Drugs” Work?

Ahhh, caffeine, the world’s most widely consumed psychoactive drug. And probably the world’s most popular nootropic. If you’ve never heard the word before, the term “nootropic” is used to refer to any kind of drug or supplement that’s intended to enhance your cognitive performance. Caffeine, with its stimulating effect, definitely qualifies. -“How ’bout some coffee, …

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Why Is Being Underwater So Peaceful?

Why Is Being Underwater So Peaceful?

[intro] Summer is winding down here in the Northern Hemisphere, which means we’ve started to reflect on our long days at the lake and all the times we’ve jumped into swimming pools. And there’s one thing we’ve noticed: Being immersed in water is really relaxing. As it turns out, though, this isn’t just because of …

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Promoting Diversity in Health-Related Research: NIH Grant Supplements

Promoting Diversity in Health-Related Research: NIH Grant Supplements

DR. ALAN E. GUTTMACHER: We at NICHD enthusiastically support diversity supplements for a number of reasons; perhaps most importantly, through these supplements, we guarantee that we will have a diverse workforce — that we will take advantage of the best and brightest minds informing the research workforce of the future. And also, by doing that, …

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Do Supplemental Vitamins Actually Work?

Do Supplemental Vitamins Actually Work?

(orchestral music) – Hi there, I’m Jonathan and welcome to Brain Stuff. Now if you’re like me, you grew up being taught that taking your vitamins was an important part of a balanced, healthy life. The alternative is to eat exactly the right amount of foods to supply your body with the recommended daily value …

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The Truth About the Five Stages of Grief

The Truth About the Five Stages of Grief

[INTRO ♪] There are a lot of ways to mark the passing of a loved one. But in many modern cultures, once the funeral’s over, all that’s left are too many flowers and that well-meant soggy casserole your neighbor made for you. Those black mourning dresses Scarlett O’Hara hated so much have gone out of …

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Vitamin D Derivative Helps Destroy Pancreatic Tumors

Ron: Our latest work describes the discovery that the new formulation of the widely used molecule, vitamin D, is able to interact and unlock a new pathway for the treatment and, potentially, the cure of pancreatic cancer. Mara: So when we look at pancreatic cancer under the microscope, we see a combination of cancer cells, …

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Does Microwaving Food Destroy Its Vitamins?

Does Microwaving Food Destroy Its Vitamins?

[♪ INTRO] The microwave is a marvelous invention. It’s a quick, convenient way to heat up plenty of foods, from frozen dinners to leftover soup. But that makes a lot of people question how good it is for you: do microwaves change the nutritional value of food? The short answer is: yes, they do. But …

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Why are Scots so sick: Dr. Richard Weller at TEDxGlasgow

Why are Scots so sick: Dr. Richard Weller at TEDxGlasgow

Translator: Ellen Maloney Reviewer: Denise RQ Thanks. My name is Richard Weller, and I am from Edinburgh. It’s tough following that; your heart sinks when you hear the words “academic dermatologist”, after the last couple of talks, I am sure. Before I became a dermatologist, I started in general medicine, as most dermatologists do in …

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