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Researchers tackle deadly blood infections

Researchers tackle deadly blood infections

(instrumental music) – [Narrator] Blood stream infections, or sepsis, can be difficult to diagnosis and treat. And antibiotics appear to be becoming less reliable in managing some of them. The University of Michigan Health System is utilizing a multidisciplinary approach to learn better ways to diagnose and treat sepsis. Blood

Why I Went into Medicine: Walter Park, MD

Why I Went into Medicine: Walter Park, MD

Initially, I was not drawn to medicine. I started out as a government major and actually when I grew up, I didn’t like the smell of hospitals. In fact, the last thing I really wanted to be was a doctor. But I was fascinated by health economics, and international relations

What to expect after a liver transplant

What to expect after a liver transplant

Patients will ask often ask you know what what can they expect after a transplant? It really depends how the operation went. You you’re going to be expected to be in the hospital at least seven days but sometimes longer if any complications do occur. If complications do occur we’ll,

Diagnosing Intestinal Motility

Diagnosing Intestinal Motility

What is motility? Motility in the gut is really what allows us to digest food from the moment we swallow, for it to get processed through the stomach, intestine, and eliminated through the colon. When there’s a problem anywhere along the way, it can lead to digestive conditions: inability to

Pranayama: Extend Your Life by Extending Your Breath | Jim Kambeitz | TEDxBismarck

Pranayama: Extend Your Life by Extending Your Breath | Jim Kambeitz | TEDxBismarck

Translator: Tanya Cushman Reviewer: Peter van de Ven What if I told you doctors have discovered a miraculous medicine that would allow you to catch yourself in times of stress, sadness, anger, anxiety or pain, and within moments, regain control of yourself, bring yourself together, stopping the suffering right in

10 Surprising Benefits of Manuka Honey

10 Surprising Benefits of Manuka Honey

Hey, guys. Dr. Josh Axe here. Welcome to Ancient Medicine Today. Today I’m going to be talking about my favorite pantry item, Manuka honey. Manuka honey has been used as medicine for hundreds of years. Also, it’s been used as food. So we’ll talk about the many benefits here. And

What to Do About Fatty Liver | CML 129

What to Do About Fatty Liver | CML 129

Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease. Here’s what to do. Hi. I’m Dr. Chris Masterjohn of chrismasterjohnphd.com. And this is Chris Masterjohn Lite, where the name of the game is “Details? Shmeetials. Just tell me what works! And today we’re going to talk about nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, a topic that I’ve

Examination of the Liver  – Clinical Examination

Examination of the Liver – Clinical Examination

Examination of the liver. Clinical examination of the abdomen should always include percussion, palpation, and optionally, auscultation of the liver. Palpating a normal-sized liver is often difficult. It usually extends beyond the ribcage in the area of the right mid-clavicular line and traverses the epigastric region. Even in this region,