Translator: Yulia Kallistratova Reviewer: Anton Zamaraev As long as I can remember, I have been energetic and full of plans and dreams. And playing the violin was my biggest dream. It started when I was three. The story goes I heard a violin on the television, and I was hooked… Continue Reading Vibrations that ease pain and fuel imagination | Kim Spierenburg | TEDxAmsterdam 2014

Translator: Mohand Habchi Reviewer: Ariana Bleau Lugo Do you know that you can affect your mood simply by holding and moving your body in a certain way? And I’m not talking about exercising to enhance your mood. I’m talking about doing movements that are associated with a certain emotion in… Continue Reading How Your Body Affects Your Happiness: Tal Shafir at TEDxJaffa 2013

Translator: Mohand Habchi Reviewer: Daniel Cosovanu Can anyone explain to me why we spend millions and millions of dollars on educating about drug prevention, don’t take drugs because they’re bad for you. And allowing parents to worry themselves sick about will my child get into drugs because they mix in… Continue Reading TEDxNewy 2011 – Liz Mullinar – Treating the core problem of childhood trauma.

As a kid I always loved information that I could get from data and the stories that could be told with numbers. I remember, growing up, I’d be frustrated at how my own parents would lie to me using numbers. “Talithia, if I’ve told you once I’ve told you a… Continue Reading Talithia Williams: Own your body’s data

It was a Sunday afternoon back in April of this year. My phone was ringing, I picked it up. The voice said, “It’s Rebecca. I’m just calling to invite you to my funeral.” I said, “Rebecca, what are you talking about?” She said, “Joy, as my friend, you have to… Continue Reading How nanoparticles could change the way we treat cancer | Joy Wolfram

Translator: Rhonda Jacobs Reviewer: Aari Lemmik Good morning everyone. I’m a clinical and holistic nutritionist, and I have been for the past eight years. And I honestly can’t imagine ever being or doing anything else. This is a field that is just so fascinating to me, and I feel like… Continue Reading Food as Medicine: Christa Orechio at TEDxVillageGate

Translator: Reiko Bovee Reviewer: Freakbill Huang All right. I’ve been a neuroscientist for the past 15 years. And based on what I learned, I’d like to make a pretty bold claim. Now, this isn’t a late-night infomercial, and there’s nothing for you to buy. But I’m going to give you… Continue Reading The social brain and its superpowers: Matthew Lieberman, Ph.D. at TEDxStLouis

Translator: Amira Moreno Reviewer: Diba Szamosi Life is about opportunities, creating them, and embracing them and for me that was the Olympic dream, that’s what defined me, that was my bliss. As a cross-country skier and a member of the Australian ski team headed toward the Winter Olympics, I was… Continue Reading You are not your body: Janine Shepherd at TEDxKC

Translator: Tanya Cushman Reviewer: Peter van de Ven Buenos días. Good morning. Our human body, our human body, our physiology – the bones, the muscles, the ligaments, the tendons, the organs, the complex nervous system – was selected out over millions and millions of years in an environment that is… Continue Reading TEDxFruitvale – Flavio Cornejo – What Farmwork Does to A Body

Twenty-eight years ago, I was a broken man. And you probably wouldn’t be able to tell that if you met me. I had a good job at a well-respected academic institution. I dressed well, of course. But my insides were rotting away. You see, I grew up in a family… Continue Reading Addiction is a disease. We should treat it like one | Michael Botticelli