GERD, Gastroesophageal reflux disease – Heartburn – MADE EASY

Digestion begins in the mouth, as food is broken down by chewing into smaller pieces. And by saliva releasing digestive enzymes such as; alpha-amylase and lingual lipase When food is swallowed, it enters the esophagus A muscular tube, that carries food from the mouth to the stomach for further digestion. Contractions called ‘peristalsis’ push the…

Graduate Medical Education (GME): Residency Programs at Anne Arundel Medical Center

– Some of the attractive features of Anne Arundel Medical Center are the actual type and diversity of patients that we treat here. It’s a very sophisticated place and its grown in sophistication, particularly over the last 10 or 15 years. In addition to that, we have focused on the delivery of what I call…

The Surgical Robotics Institute at Swedish Medical Center

– I’m Kevin Davis. I’m a gynecologic oncologist. I’m also currently the Medical Director for robotics here, at Swedish Medical Center. Robotic surgery is minimally invasive surgery, so the small incisions, so people recover very quickly. Your surgeon is there from start to finish. The benefits of robot surgery, or minimally invasive surgery, is not…

7 TECHNOLOGIES CHANGING HEALTHCARE | Travel Nursing 101

The healthcare industry is among the leading industries to embrace the influx of technology innovations in recent years From data analytics, helping connect patients to the right physicians, to artificial intelligent assistants who can handle massive workloads of data This is 7 technologies changing the healthcare industry Nano medicine is probably the most effective technology…

Nutrition after surgery: how to fuel your recovery

Every year, thousands of Canadians undergo surgery. And the process, including the effects of anesthesia, can take a toll on your body in many ways says registered dietitian Lori Halton. Some of the general side effects of surgery are constipation, fatigue, loss of appetite, nausea and vomiting. To combat constipation, get plenty of fluids and…

Beetles in ear canal /BELIZE MEDICAL MISSION

(upbeat music) – [Ryan] We will be leaving here tonight on the red eye I just want you to know this is what your family members are doing. They’re doing something huge. It’s impacting a lot of lives across the world. We did it last year we went to Ethiopia. We saw over 1000 patients.…

Changing a Man’s Diet After a Prostate Cancer Diagnosis

“Changing a Man’s Diet After a Prostate Cancer Diagnosis” A cancer diagnosis is seen as a teachable moment in medicine where we can try to get people to eat healthier, but research suggests that male cancer patients in particular may be reluctant to introduce dietary modifications. This has been attributed to dietary changes often being…

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…

Israeli Medical Technologies

Doctors have been performing surgery for centuries. But surgery in 2019 is a little bit different. Doctors are now relying on robots, lasers, and even augmented reality to save lives. Here are 3 Israeli tech companies that are changing the face of medicine. Mazor Robotics has created a robot that can perform – that’s right…