Medicine

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

Video playlists about Medicine

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 ...

How we're fighting cancer

8 talks • 2h 12m
Talks from researchers who've dedicated their lives and careers to understanding cancer -- and maybe, someday, ending it.

Might you live a great deal longer?

4 talks • 1h 10m
We're obsessed with age: Quests for youth, immortality and prolonged life are, indeed, ageless. Explore the science of longer lives ...

What doctors worry about

14 talks • 3h 51m
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.
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Exclusive articles about Medicine

The ideas we’ll be talking about in 2017

Check out the concepts and projects from science, design and technology that will engage and inspire us in 2017. Psilocybin, or magic mushrooms. Photo: iStock In science: Once-t...
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TED Books

TED Book: The Laws of Medicine

The Laws of Medicine

by Siddhartha Mukherjee
A Pulitzer Prize-winning author and one of the world’s premiere cancer researchers reveals an urgent philosophy on the little-known principles that govern medicine — and how understanding these principles can empower us all. Buy now