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Health Information Literacy – Self Management of Long-Term Conditions

by Vicky Grant
Health Information Literacy – Self Management of Long-Term Conditions
for All ages,
Lectures | All ages | 4 years ago | 696 views
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A moving personal account of living with Irritable Bowel Syndrome IBS) and how it was possible to improve life by making use of the discoveries already available, but not widely known.  Why can't all sufferers have access to the same data?

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HIV, a Discovery Highlighting the Global Benefit of Translational Research Lindau-Nobel Francoise Barre-S Medicine 2010 00:31:00

HIV, a Discovery Highlighting the Global Benefit of Translational Research

by Francoise Barre-Sinoussi
HIV, a Discovery Highlighting the Global Benefit of Translational Research
for 18-22 and upwards,
Lectures | 18-22 and upwards | 3 years ago | 437 views
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The fantastic progress made in medicine led the scientific community to hope about the complete eradication of infectious diseases in the middle of the 20th century. The sudden emergence of AIDS in the early 80's cruelly reminded us that this dream ....

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9 Infections in the Etiology of Human Cancers - Lindau-Nobel - Harald Zur Hausen - Medicine 2011 00:31:00

Infections in the Etiology of Human Cancers

by Harald Zur Hausen
Infections in the Etiology of Human Cancers
for 18-22 and upwards,
Lectures | 18-22 and upwards | 3 years ago | 518 views
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During the past century a number of chemical and physical risk factors for human cancers have been identified. Only relatively recently, mainly during the past 30 years, infectious agents have been identified as important human carcinogens. Besides....

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Medical myths and misconceptions

by Suzy Lishman
Medical myths and misconceptions
for 14-19 and upwards,
Lectures | 14-19 and upwards | 4 years ago | 307 views
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Can a cold land you in hot water? ÊCan you live without your liver? ÊCan you tell medical fact from fiction? WeÕve all been told to eat our crusts, that an apple a day keeps the doctor away and that weÕll catch a cold if we go outside with wet ha....

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MRI – A window on the human body

by Laurie Hall
MRI – A window on the human body
for 14-19 and upwards,
Lectures | 14-19 and upwards | 8 years ago | 613 views
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Nuclear magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) provides a powerful means of not only distinguishing between different types of tissue but also of identifying whether the tissues are normal or diseased.

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Natural Selection and the Future of Life - Lindau Nobel - Christian de Duve - Medicine 2010 00:42:00

Natural Selection and the Future of Life

by Christian de DuvŽ
Natural Selection and the Future of Life
for 18-22 and upwards,
Lectures | 18-22 and upwards | 3 years ago | 637 views
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In his lecture Professor Christian Rene de DuvŽ gives a rough overview on the history of life starting about 3.5 billion years ago with the first cells up to the appearance of the first primates 70 million years ago, and he states that all organisms....

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On the Genetic Basis of Morphological Evolution - Lindau-Nobel - Christiane N-Volhard - Medicine 2010 00:45:00

On the Genetic Basis of Morphological Evolution

by Christiane Nusslein-Volhard
On the Genetic Basis of Morphological Evolution
for 18-22 and upwards,
Lectures | 18-22 and upwards | 3 years ago | 386 views
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Darwin's theory of evolution states that variation of the shape and pattern of the adults rather than the embryos are the basis for natural selection. In order to understand how morphological variation arises, it is important to identify the genes th....

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Orthopaedic Surgeon

by Chinmay Gupte
Orthopaedic Surgeon
for 14-19 and upwards,
Careers | 14-19 and upwards | 8 years ago | 4055 views
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The life of an orthopaedic surgeon

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Pathophysiologist

by Gustav Born
Pathophysiologist
for 14-19 and upwards,
Interviews | 14-19 and upwards | 8 years ago | 752 views
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In this video interview Gustav Born jokes that all his life he has been the son of a famous scientist (Max Born) and then later he became uncle to a famous film star (Olivia Newton John), he is also directly related to Martin Luther, Ben Elton and nu....

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Phantom Leg Syndrome

by Heidi Lohr
Phantom Leg Syndrome
for 18-22 and upwards,
Undergraduate presentations | 18-22 and upwards | 7 years ago | 922 views
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Phantom Limb Syndrome occurs in amputees who describe being able to feel their missing limb, sometimes experiencing painful sensations in their phantom limb. Originally, painkillers or psychotherapy were used to try and combat phantom pain, but with ....

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Plagues and Parasites

by Nicholas White
Plagues and Parasites
for 18-22 and upwards,
Lectures | 18-22 and upwards | 7 years ago | 554 views
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Contagions, or infectious diseases, which kill both fascinate and frighten us. Far from receding in importance as was expected fifty years ago in the heyday of new antibiotic discovery, infectious diseases remain a major cause of suffering and death ....

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Programmed Cell Death in Development and Disease - Lindau Nobel - Robert Horvitz - Medicine 2010 00:33:00

Programmed Cell Death in Development and Disease

by Robert Horvitz
Programmed Cell Death in Development and Disease
for 18-22 and upwards,
Lectures | 18-22 and upwards | 3 years ago | 563 views
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Programmed cell death (often referred to as apoptosis) is a normal feature of animal development and tissue homeostasis. The misregulation of cell death has been implicated in a diversity of human disorders, including cancer, autoimmune diseases, he....

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