Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Care at UC Davis Medical Center

It was just a constant, dull ache. No matter what I was doing, no matter how I would lay in bed, I got to where I wasn’t driving over to see my family in Napa. My arm’s on the steering wheel, and that rib pressing, I was feeling very weak. I would get dizzy, lightheaded.…

What’s Inside a Dr.’s Medical Bag? – UC Irvine

Hi there. I’m Dr. Warren Wiechmann at the UC Irvine, School of Medicine. We’re going to talk a little bit today about some of these new technologies that are out there and changing the way that we both teach medical students and potentially are going to practice medical care. One of the things that’s really…

MSc Human Nutrition – The Students’ View

I studied anatomy and physiology and then decided that I’d like to do a masters So, I really liked the nutrition side of physiology, so I looked for a nutrition masters and that’s how I’ve ended up in Aberdeen. When I saw that the Rowett Institute is one of the leading institutes of nutrition in…

UPSHS Video Tour – Butner Federal Medical Center (Intro)

Scene opens showing a building with four flags in front of it, including The American, and POW flags. The camera then shows the plaque for the U.S. Department of Justice Federal Bureau of Prisons,8 and pans out to show that sign for the Federal Medical Center. A building is shown in the distance, and a…

Ellen ‘t Hoen: Pool medical patents, save lives

Translator: Joseph Geni Reviewer: Morton Bast In 2002, a group of treatment activists met to discuss the early development of the airplane. The Wright Brothers, in the beginning of the last century, had for the first time managed to make one of those devices fly. They also had taken out numerous patents on essential parts…

Top 15 Mysterious and Strange Medical Conditions

15. The Man Who Woke Up Speaking Fluent Mandarin A week after a near-fatal car crash, 22-year-old Ben McMahon, from Melbourne, awoke from a coma speaking fluent Mandarin. Standing near him was an Asian nurse, and he said in Chinese, “Excuse me, nurse, I feel really sore here.” He asked this same nurse for a…

Weed Is Everywhere, So Why Is It Still a Medical Mystery?

A couple hours outside London, thousands of cannabis plants are growing in this enormous glasshouse. Scientists here are testing different strains, processing raw plant matter, and converting it into potent medicinal extracts. But this isn’t your typical grow house, it’s a pharmaceutical research operation in the U.K. — which as it turns out, is the…

Dean Ornish: Healing through diet

This session is on natural wonders, and the bigger conference is on the pursuit of happiness. I want to try to combine them all, because to me, healing is really the ultimate natural wonder. Your body has a remarkable capacity to begin healing itself, and much more quickly than people had once realized, if you…