Tag: medicine

The Man Who Tried to Give Himself An Ulcer… For Science

Here at SciShow, we don’t like to indulge the idea of the ‘mad scientist.’ But sometimes scientists do live up to the stereotype, and resort to doing things most of us would never do. Like experimenting on themselves to prove a point. In 1984, an Australian doctor named Barry Marshall

Meet Gastroenterologist Xavier Llor, MD, PhD

– My focus is on cancer genetics, G.I. cancer genetics, particularly colorectal cancer. The most important thing is knowledge is power, and it is truly the case. We can do very little when cancers are advanced. Yet we can do a lot when we know about predisposition or early cancers.

The Constipation Cure intro (full version SarinaStone.com)

Hi, my name is Sarina Stone. I’m a certified instructor with universal healing tao and I’m a speaker on the subject of natural health. I travel the country – well, actually the globe talking to men, women and families about ways to stay healthy and happy and live long healthy

Celiac Disease and Gluten

You can see gluten-free food almost everywhere. What’s the big deal? Well, around 1% of the world population can’t eat gluten or else they will experience stomach pains, diarrhea, or even malnutrition. This is because these people suffer from a condition called celiac disease. Watch this episode of Medicurio to

Anatomic Position – Medical Imaging Anatomy Course

Hi my name is Craig Hacking, one of the managing editors of Radiopaedia and this is a short introductory talk about the anatomic positions and standard terminology we all use, prior to our anatomy course held in Melbourne and online shortly. Most of these concepts are second nature or should

Your Appendix Isn’t Useless, After All

This episode is sponsored by Squarespace. From websites and online stores to marketing tools and analytics, Squarespace is the all-in-one platform to build a beautiful online presence and run your business. [♪ INTRO] The appendix gets a bad rap. You probably never think about it unless it’s the reason you’re

Finding a cure for stomach ulcers. Part 1

Finding a cure for stomach ulcers. Part 1

For decades everyone, including the medical profession, thought that stomach ulcers were caused,… … by a combination of stress, spicy foods and too much acid. I will remember the surgical treatments we meted out in my young days as a doctor. However, in the early eighties a young doctor working