Space medicine: staying fit in space

Fitness is not only for astronauts during spaceflight, but also for their life on Earth and to maintain and to prevent long-term problems, back pain and injury. That’s why we think exercise is a very valuable tool, not only for the astronauts but for anybody else of course. What we generally do overall is to […]

London South Bank University Faculty of Health and Social Care

Hannah Newstead: My name is Hannah Newstead and I am currently studying Adult Nursing at LSBU. The teaching and facilities here are really high tech and the lecturers really know their stuff. It’s very exciting how they are able to teach us and they are still practicing themselves; I think that is really important, especially […]

How did Makeup, WWII & Communism Create U.S. Healthcare?

What happens when you combine a weird history of makeup, World War II, and the threat of Communism? …Well….oddly enough you end up with an employer based health insurance system. Now I know I can’t stop you from engaging in the polite civil debate YouTube comments are known for, but arguing about the current state […]

How astronauts handle medical meltdowns in space

– We’re here in Boston at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and we’re about to get a crash course in how to deal with a medical emergency in space. I’m terrified! (techno music) (coughing) (alarm blares) – The smoke seems to be going down so, (coughing) and the alarm stopped so we should be– (background noise […]

Why doctors are worried about the Apple Watch EKG

(electronic music) – If you own one of the newer Apple Watches, the Series 4, it has this dormant feature that was flipped on last year. This watch can now perform an electrocardiogram test, or EKG. It measures the electrical signals that your heart uses to regulate your heartbeat. The point is to detect signs […]

Are Eggs Healthy or Unhealthy?

– Nutrition information can be so confusing, and as advanced as we are medically and scientifically the question remains what foods should we eat to achieve good health? Believe it or not, in the 1950s, sugar was actually touted as an energy and weight loss aid. In the 1990s the fat-free craze took over, and […]

We survived a (simulated) space catastrophe

– We’re here in Boston at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. And we’re about to get a crash course in how to deal with a medical emergency in space. I’m terrified. (coughing) (alarm beeping) Smoke seems to be going down so and the alarmed stopped so we should be- – [Operator] Shutdown so it doesn’t overheat […]

Is Endless Scrolling on Social Media Harming Kids Health?

This is a reality. Yeah. I think we would all agree with that. I want to bring into the conversation, from the policy side, Attorney Allison Trusell. Because I wanna know your thoughts regarding this bill. We all agree. We’ve all agreed that there can be an addictiveness to social media. What are your thoughts […]

#Health #Insurance #Subsidy in California for year 2020 understand via examples

Hi everyone, my name is Diana and I am an insurance agent here in California and today we are going to take a quick look at health plans available in year 2020 and the subsidy available in california as You may already know or if you don’t know i’ll say it again health insurance is […]

How To Improve Kidney Health l 12 Secrets to Keep Your Kidneys Healthy

How to Keep Your Kidneys Healthy Your kidneys are fist-sized organs located at the bottom of your rib cage, on both sides of your spine. They perform several functions.Most importantly, they filter waste products, excess water, and other impurities from your blood. These waste products are stored in your bladder and later expelled through urine.In […]