Health care

A collection of TED Talks (and more) on the topic of health care.

Video playlists about Health care

What doctors worry about

13 talks • 3h 36m
We worry about what our doctors will tell us -- and so do they. Doctors, scientists and medical researchers weigh in on health care and better health practices.

The future of medicine

12 talks • 2h 40m
Take this tour of medicine's future with some of the trailblazing doctors charting its course. Once you've seen a transplantable human kidney created from a 3D printer, almost anything is imaginable ...

7 talks with insights on breast cancer

7 talks • 1h 56m
Breast cancer is the most common cancer among women worldwide. Listen as cancer researchers, doctors, technologists and, oh, a dancer, share their perspectives — and learnings — on this disease.

Take charge of your health care

10 talks • 2h 18m
You may be the patient. But that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be an active participant in getting the best possible care.
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Exclusive articles about Health care

How to help your doctor give you better care

As a doctor in South Central Los Angeles, I’ve come to realize: my job isn’t just about treating a patient’s symptoms, but about getting to the root cause of what is making them...

TED Books

The Upstream Doctors

by Rishi Manchanda
To contain health-care costs and solve sickness, not just symptoms, physician Rishi Manchanda suggests we need doctors to treat the causes of illness in our everyday lives.
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