Hirschsprung Disease, Colitis, and Fecal Incontinence

Hirschsprung disease is when a baby is born with intestines that can’t move stool out of the body. This is because part of the intestine is missing its nerve cells, called ganglion cells, which keeps the intestine from working normally. Hirschsprung disease is fairly common, affecting about 1 in 5,000, and is more common in…

“Respiratory Distress in the Newborn” by Megan Connelly for OPENPediatrics

Respiratory Distress in the Newborn by Dr. Megan Connelly. Learning Objectives. By the end of this video, the viewer will understand the differential diagnosis for newborn respiratory distress and will learn the epidemiology, pathophysiology, presentation, diagnosis, and management for the most common etiologies. You are paged to the nursery to examine a newborn described as…

Hodgkin’s lymphoma | Hodgkin’s Disease | Reed-Sternberg Cell

Hey guys, how are things? I’m so excited today to continue our discussion on hematology. And today, it’s time.. for Hodgkin’s lymphoma As you know, Hematological malignancies are leukemias, lymphomas, or myeloma Lymphoma: is a solid tumor of the lymphatic system, or lymphoid tissue such as: lymph node, spleen Mucosa-associated lymphatic tissue,…etc Lymphoma is divided…

The Connection Journey: Wellness through Bariatric Surgery

(gentle music) – What were a lot of your frustrations on the things that you tried before getting the sleeve? (gentle music) – You start getting discouraged because you’re not losing five pounds a week. It’s only like a pound you’re losing, then you feel like you’re working so hard, you’re working hard; and it’s…

Miriam Behar, MD – UK HealthCare

My name is Miriam Behar. I’m an M.D. I’m an associate professor of Pediatrics at UK. I do primary care pediatrics. I’m in the division of general pediatrics, and we basically provide a medical home for children from birth arbitrarily up until the age of 18, although that’s not a hard and fast rule. Most…

San Diego Health: Healthy Meals for Kids

– Hi, I’m Susan Taylor with Scripps Health in San Diego, California. Please subscribe to our Scripps Health YouTube channel. We’ve got great videos featuring the very latest technology, our stellar doctors, and inspiring patient stories. Okay, do you have an ongoing battle with your kids over what to eat? Eat your fruits and vegetables.…

Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

the brain is composed of billions of cells called neurons they release electrical impulses these impulses send messages that tell different parts of the body what to do if a person has epilepsy some neurons may fire too rapidly and randomly send many messages at the same time this overwhelms the brain and causes seizures…

Health & Wellness News: Reading to Kids

– Every year, the studies show that reading to kids is the way to go. (shushing) Start when they’re young. Don’t get left behind. Open a book and you’ll open their mind. The sounds of words and all their meanings are the building blocks of happy readings. A book can help you concentrate, listen and…

A Day in the Life: University of Queensland Medical Student

(electronic hip hop music) – Hi, my name’s Tom, and I’m a fourth year medical student at the University of Queensland. And welcome to the Great Court. The Great Court is the spiritual and traditional heart of the University of Queensland, and as you can see, it is a really great place to be. Surrounded…

Treatment for Postinfectious Hydrocephalus in Infants

Post-infectious hydrocephalus is a significant problem in infants in sub-Saharan Africa. Ventriculoperitoneal shunts (or VPS) are the standard treatment of post-infectious hydrocephalus, but endoscopic third ventriculostomy combined with choroid plexus cauterization (or ETV/CPC) has been introduced as an alternative. ETV is accomplished by passing an endoscope through the anterior fontanelle and puncturing the floor of…