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What causes headaches? – Dan Kwartler

What causes headaches? – Dan Kwartler Download a free audiobook and support TED-Ed’s nonprofit mission: https://adbl.co/2Hejwql Check out Oliver Sacks’s “The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat”: http://bit.ly/2Hk8ShM View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/what-causes-headaches-dan-kwartler In ancient Greece, the best-known remedy for a long-standing headache was to drill a small hole in the skull to drain…

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The US medical system is still haunted by slavery

The US medical system is still haunted by slavery Black women’s history matters in medicine. Read ProPublica’s feature piece on how the US is the most dangerous industrialized country in which to give birth, and racial disparities in maternal mortality make it even worse for women of color: https://www.propublica.org/article/nothing-protects-black-women-from-dying-in-pregnancy-and-childbirth And they’re seeking your help in…

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Why Age? Should We End Aging Forever?

Why Age? Should We End Aging Forever? Watch part 2 by CGPGrey: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C25qzDhGLx8 If you could decide today… how long do you want to live? Thanks so much for help with the video to https://www.lifespan.io/hero – they are working to cure age-related diseases. Check them out! Kurzgesagt Newsletter: http://eepurl.com/cRUQxz Support us on Patreon so we can…

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The Man Who Tried to Give Himself An Ulcer… For Science

The Man Who Tried to Give Himself An Ulcer… For Science In 1984, Dr. Barry Marshall had a theory about ulcers that he couldn’t convince the science community of. So, he took matters into his own hands… or stomach, and infected himself with a potentially deadly bacterium. Hosted by: Michael Aranda ———- Support SciShow by…