The Human 2.0 – Genome Imperfection and the Garden of Eden | Giulio Superti-Furga | TEDxLinz

Translator: Behdad Khazaeli Reviewer: Tanya Cushman Look at yourself. Look at each other. You’re imperfect. You know, you’re short. You have flat feet. You have a bulging belly. You may lose your hair. You’re clearly not perfect. And so the question is, Do we want to be perfect? If you were to choose – and […]

More to our Junk DNA than meets the eye | Jay W. SHIN | TEDxKobe

Translator: Hideki Yakushiji Reviewer: Claire Ghyselen Good morning. I am a cell biologist from RIKEN Yokohama. Today I am going to tell you about junk. Gomi! Yes. Junk can be considered as something useless or serving no purpose. Let me give you an example. A food that is considered having very little nutrition value, we […]

Understanding Climate Change: Polar Vortex Weakening | Jesse Zhang | TEDxMileHigh

Translator: Yulia Kallistratova Reviewer: Denise RQ I visited the East Coast this past winter, and I was greeted by a site similar to this. (Laughter) We can all relate to the severe snowstorms that affected the US in January and February. Coming back, my flight was delayed a whole day, but I mean, when it’s […]

Vitamin N | Ming Kuo | TEDxDirigo

Translator: Hélène Vernet Reviewer: Ellen Maloney I’d like to share with you something that it took me 30 years to believe, 30 years and a couple of hundred studies from all over the world. I’m a scientist so, it was kind of a hard sell. What if, in creating the modern world, we’ve been making […]

How to make diseases disappear | Rangan Chatterjee | TEDxLiverpool

Translator: Queenie Lee Reviewer: Rhonda Jacobs I can make diseases disappear. To be more precise, I can make chronic diseases disappear. You see, chronic diseases are the long-term conditions, like type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, depression or even dementia. There are 15 million people in England who have already been diagnosed with a chronic […]

Power Foods for the Brain | Neal Barnard | TEDxBismarck

Translator: Peter van de Ven Reviewer: Denise RQ Thank you for joining me. On February, 8, 2012, my father passed away. The truth is that was the day his heart stopped beating. For all intents and purposes, my father had died years earlier. It started with memory lapses, and as time went on, his memory […]

Food as Medicine | Michael Greger, M.D. | TEDxSedona

Translator: Steven Litrov Reviewer: Lalla Khadija Tigha On a personal note, this is a picture of me taken around the time that my grandmother was diagnosed with end-stage heart disease and sent home to die. She already had so many bypass surgeries, basically run out of plumbing, confined to a wheel chair, crushing chest pain. […]

How Knowledge is Power in Nutrition | Dr. Wendy Pogozelski | TEDxSUNYGeneseo

Translator: Rhonda Jacobs Reviewer: Ellen Maloney Good evening. It’s a privilege to be here. I would like to thank the organizers for doing a great job. And I’m very happy to begin sharing with you some of my experiences, and I really want to emphasize the point that knowledge is power. So when I came […]

Sugar is Not a Treat | Jody Stanislaw | TEDxSunValley

Translator: Tanya Cushman Reviewer: Peter van de Ven Take a few moments to think about your most vital organs in your body, those organs that you cannot live without. Okay, got them? Excellent. You probably thought about your heart. I bet “brain” popped into your mind. Lungs. But did any of you think, “My pancreas, […]

Fasting: Awakening the Rejuvenation from Within | Valter Longo | TEDxEchoPark

Translator: Rhonda Jacobs Reviewer: Peter van de Ven Thank you very much. Thank you very much. So I’ll tell you a little bit about what we in the lab have been doing, but also some of the exciting things in the field of gerontology. And first I start by saying that the medical field has […]