TEDTalks Health

From way-new medical breakthroughs to smart daily health habits, doctors and researchers share their discoveries about medicine and well-being onstage at the TED conference, TEDx events and partner events around the world. You can also download these and many other videos free on TED.com, with an interactive English transcript and subtitles in up to 80 languages. TED is a nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading.

https://www.ted.com/themes/itunes_podcasts_health

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 12m. Bisher sind 156 Folge(n) erschienen. Alle 12 Tage erscheint eine Folge dieses Podcasts
subscribe
share



 

recommended podcasts


A test for Parkinson's with a phone call | Max Little


Parkinson's disease affects 6.3 million people worldwide, causing weakness and tremors, but there's no objective way to detect it early on. Yet. Applied mathematician and TED Fellow Max Little is testing a simple, cheap tool that in trials is able to dete


share





 2012-08-07  6m
 
 

The game that can give you 10 extra years of life | Jane McGonigal


When game designer Jane McGonigal found herself bedridden and suicidal following a severe concussion, she had a fascinating idea for how to get better. She dove into the scientific research and created the healing game, SuperBetter. In this moving talk, M


share





 2012-07-09  19m
 
 

How I'm preparing to get Alzheimer's | Alanna Shaikh


When faced with a parent suffering from Alzheimer's, most of us respond with denial ("It won't happen to me") or extreme efforts at prevention. But global health expert and TED Fellow Alanna Shaikh sees it differently. She's taking three concrete steps to


share





 2012-07-03  6m
 
 

A tale of mental illness -- from the inside | Elyn Saks


"Is it okay if I totally trash your office?" It's a question Elyn Saks once asked her doctor, and it wasn't a joke. A legal scholar, in 2007 Saks came forward with her own story of schizophrenia, controlled by drugs and therapy but ever-present. In this p


share





 2012-06-29  14m
 
 

Are we over-medicalized? | Ivan Oransky


Reuters health editor Ivan Oransky warns that we're suffering from an epidemic of preposterous preconditions -- pre-diabetes, pre-cancer, and many more. In this engaging talk from TEDMED he shows how health care can find a solution... by taking an importa


share





 2012-06-19  10m
 
 

What if our healthcare system kept us healthy? | Rebecca Onie


Rebecca Onie asks audacious questions: What if waiting rooms were a place to improve daily health care? What if doctors could prescribe food, housing and heat in the winter? At TEDMED she describes Health Leads, an organization that does just that -- and


share





 2012-06-12  16m