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Groundbreaking amputation method developed

REVEALING A NEW REVOLUTIONARY WAY TO USE PROSTHETICS. EMILY RIEMER JOINS US WITH THIS MEDICAL BREAKTHROUGH. EMILY? EMILY: DOCTORS HAVE UNVEILED WHAT THEY SAY IS THE BIGGEST BREAKTHROUGH IN LAM RESEARCH SINCE WORLD WAR II. WE CANNOT SYNTHESIZE ENOUGH HOW REVOLUTIONARY THIS IS. THEY CAN CUSTOMIZE THE PROCEDURES SO THEY ARE PRESERVING NERVES PATIENTS MAY…

By Jose Scott January 30, 2020 0

Genetic Engineering

[MUSIC PLAYING] Hey there. You may be wondering what you’re doing at the front of a bioengineering lab, and why a total stranger is talking to you right now. But I’m here to talk about some of the awesome experiments that Herbert Boyer and Stanley Cohen did in the 1970s. You might be thinking to…

By Jose Scott September 2, 2019 100

Life with Diabetes | CurtinX on edX

[MUSIC PLAYING] NARRATOR: Diabetes is one of the world’s fastest-growing medical conditions. One person in 11 has it. Maybe that’s you, a friend, a colleague, or a loved one. SPEAKER 1: By the time our eldest daughter Jacqueline was diagnosed as a diabetic, she was only 5 and 1/2. SPEAKER 2: We found it very…

By Jose Scott August 18, 2019 0

Nutrition and Cancer | WageningenX on edX

[MUSIC PLAYING] SPEAKER: Cancer. In Western countries, about one in three people will be diagnosed with cancer. Did you know that about 40% of these cancer cases could have been prevented? The food we eat, the amount of exercise we do, the lifestyle choices we make, all of these factors can have an impact on…

By Jose Scott August 14, 2019 1

Frau stirbt nach Ostsee-Bad an Krankheitserregern – erhöhte Infektionsgefahr durch Vibrionen

Vibrionen-Infektion: Frau stirbt nach Bad in der Ostsee  In Mecklenburg-Vorpommern ist eine Frau nach einem Bad in der Ostsee gestorben Sie hatte sich mit Vibrionen infiziert. Gesundheitsexperten zufolge können diese Bakterien vor allem für Menschen mit chronischen Grundleiden, geschwächtem Immunsystem sowie für Personen höheren Alters gefährlich werden Doch wie bedrohlich sind die Krankheitserreger wirklich? Erster…

By Jose Scott August 10, 2019 0