HOST: FOOD IS LOVE AND LIFE, CELEBRATION AND NURTURING. IT’S OUR PASSION, OUR HOBBY, AND ONE OF THE WAYS OF SHOWING WE CARE. AND IN THE UNITED STATES, THE FOOD SUPPLY THAT WE DEPEND ON IS AMONG THE SAFEST IN THE WORLD. HOWEVER, WHEN CERTAIN DISEASE-CAUSING BACTERIA, VIRUSES, PARASITES, OR CHEMICALS CONTAMINATE FOOD, THEY CAN CAUSE FOODBORNE ILLNESS. WOMAN: THERE […]
WE GET MORE FROM OUR MEDICAL CORRESPONDENT DR. JOHN TORRES. >>SIX MONTHS AGO PIERRE MARTIN’S LEFT ARM WAS IN SUCH EXCRUCIATING PAIN HE COULDN’T LIFT A KITCHEN SKILLET LET ALONE THIS DESK. >>IT WAS GETTING WORSE AND WORSE AND WORSE. >>THE 57-YEAR-OLD DIDN’T WANT TO MASK THE PROBLEM WITH PAIN KILLERS SO HE STUCK IT OUT, UNTIL HE FOUND DR. […]
Hello, my name’s George Follows. I’m a consultant haematologist in Cambridge, where I have the clinical lead for CLL and lymphoma. So what is CLL? Well, CLL stands for ‘chronic lymphocytic leukaemia’ and if it’s the first time you’ve come across this disease, well that’s quite a frightening sounding name. Leukaemia just refers to these cells involving the blood, so […]
Hey everybody! Today’s video is about chronic pain and depression *intro music* Now before I even get into the video, I want you to know that there are two ways that this can work. Number one being that depression itself can lead to chronic pain. You know we talked before about psychosomatic symptoms, where something that’s happening mentally for us […]
I’m going to quickly sketch out a flu virus for you– something like this. And it has an envelope, so this is our little envelope. And on the inside of this envelope are eight chunks of RNA, so let’s draw out the RNA. This is the genetic material. And this genetic material, among other things, codes for protein. And so […]
Most, if not all, cancer patients look forward to the end of their treatment and being declared cancer-free. Many also anticipate their turn to ring their cancer center’s bell. The tradition of ringing a bell to mark the end of treatment began in 1996 when U.S. Navy Rear Admiral Irve Le Moyne, a patient at MD Anderson with cancer, installed […]
Welcome to health care at home Today I will tell you some vegetables, with which using them you can prevent yourself from heart disease. And under this category the most important vegetable is That is Garlic which is called Lehsun Lehsun (Garlic) thins the blood Regulates cholesterol Reduces bad cholesterol and increases good cholesterol Along with this , improves the […]
Be realistic in terms of what you need and also don’t be afraid to ask questions and explore all the different options. Don’t be afraid to ask questions if one treatment centre isn’t working out for you, if you can change to another. Especially if your treatment is longer term, it can be really difficult if you feel lonely.