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How Liver Problems Can Lead to Brain Disease

How Liver Problems Can Lead to Brain Disease

[INTRO ♪ Your brain works together with the rest of your body in lots of different ways. If things go wrong with some organs, like if your heart stops pumping, your brain’s obviously going to have a bad time. But sometimes the connection is a little less straightforward. Take the

Spit: Everything You Never Wanted To Know

Spit: Everything You Never Wanted To Know

[PBSDS BUMPER] We all know how the journey through the digestive system ends, but few give much thought to how it begins. If the mouth is the doorway, saliva is the greeter, one of the most important substances produced by the body, yet one of the most overlooked, and to

Science Trek: The Web Show: The Digestive System

Science Trek: The Web Show: The Digestive System

JOAN CARTAN-HANSEN: HI, I’M JOAN CARTAN-HANSEN, AND WELCOME TO SCIENCE TREK: THE WEB SHOW. AND WELCOME TO THE OFFICES OF IDAHO GASTROENTEROLOGY IN MERIDIAN. JOINING ME NOW TO ANSWER YOUR QUESTIONS ABOUT THE DIGESTIVE SYSTEM ARE DR. MATTHEW SERICATI AND DR. BRIAN STORY. THANK YOU BOTH FOR JOINING US. DR.

Acupressure points for constipation – Massage Monday #162

Acupressure points for constipation – Massage Monday #162

Today I’m going to share some acupressure points for constipation. The ones that you can easily press on your hands and arms. • Large Intestine 4 (LI 4)* — between the thumb and index finger (*Avoid if pregnant!) • Large Intestine 11 (LI 11) — the end of the elbow