Translator: Victor Carras Reviewer: Maria K. Okay. Well, I have 10 minutes (Laughter) to inspire you to move in the direction of well-being, perfect health, discover your true self, resurrect your soul, influence the markers of ageing at a cellular level – the level of cell biology – and actually… Continue Reading Reinventing the body | Deepak Chopra | TEDxTimesSquare

Translator: Dinah Challen Reviewer: Peter van de Ven … just as everyone goes, ‘Great, quick nap.’ Don’t have a nap! Raise your hand – just squeeze your left ear as hard as you can. Raise your hand if it hurt. Fantastic. Thanks for having me. (Laughter) No, no – it’s… Continue Reading TEDxAdelaide – Lorimer Moseley – Why Things Hurt

Imagine if you could plug your brain into a machine that would bring you ultimate pleasure for the rest of your life. If you were given the choice to sign up for that kind of existence, would you? That’s the question philosopher Robert Nozick posed through a thought experiment he… Continue Reading Would you opt for a life with no pain? – Hayley Levitt and Bethany Rickwald

Translator: A. Bentahar Reviewer: Denise RQ If your doctor had a prescription that will allow you to avoid 70% of all illness, would you follow it? As a physician who has spent her life studying medical science, the healing traditions of the world and most importantly, my patients, I want… Continue Reading (R)evolutionary Medicine: Rachel Abrams at TEDxSantaCruz

Translator: Rhonda Jacobs Reviewer: Peter van de Ven I’m here to speak about the elephant in the room. I know, but it’s there for all of us, in one form or another. It’s this dissatisfaction and unhappiness with what we have in our lives. Maybe if you’re here or watching… Continue Reading How mindfulness meditation redefines pain, happiness & satisfaction | Dr. Kasim Al-Mashat | TEDxSFU

Translator: Ellen Maloney Reviewer: Denise RQ For how many of you does the following situation sound familiar: you are with a group of friends, you are all dressed up, and someone whips out a camera. There is mostly girls in the group. You are going to see a little something… Continue Reading Body language and gender from a dancer’s perspective | Natalia Khosla | TEDxYale

Translator: Gabriel Orozco Hoyuela Reviewer: Chryssa Takahashi Can the mind really heal the body? And if so, is there any scientific evidence to convince skeptical physicians like me? These are the questions that fueled the last few years of my research and what I discovered is that the scientific community,… Continue Reading Is there scientific proof we can heal ourselves? | Lissa Rankin, MD | TEDxAmericanRiviera

Translator: Monika Kapuscinska Reviewer: Reiko Bovee I’ve waited all day to get my hands on you. So, I want to take you back to where I was about 14 years ago. I was a student at Johns Hopkins University, and I was ready to begin my life, I was planning… Continue Reading Loving your lady parts as a path to success, power & global change: Alisa Vitti at TEDxFiDiWomen

Translator: Rhonda Jacobs Reviewer: Peter van de Ven Have you ever wondered what helps us heal? Think of the time that you were bedridden with the flu. It probably happened during the time that you knew you absolutely could not get sick because you had way too much going on,… Continue Reading What is healing? | Shamini Jain | TEDxOrangeCoast

A traumatic brain injury, or TBI, is a disruption in brain function caused by an external blow to the head. And when you hear that definition, you might think about sports and professional athletes, since it’s the kind of injury we’re used to seeing on the playing field. And this… Continue Reading The surprising connection between brain injuries and crime | Kim Gorgens