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

Exclusive articles about Medicine

A surprise from your gut: Good blood pressure

Researchers at Johns Hopkins think they might have come up with a novel way to manage blood pressure. Hint: Microbes. It’s one of the most eye-opening tangents in recent medical...
Read more articles on Medicine

Video playlists about Medicine

What doctors worry about

12 talks • 3h 21m
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.

How we're fighting cancer

7 talks • 2h 02m
Talks from researchers who've dedicated their lives and careers to understanding cancer -- and maybe, someday, ending it.

The future of medicine

11 talks • 2h 23m
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 ...

Should we redesign humans?

10 talks • 2h 15m
The age of bioengineering is upon us, with scientists' understanding of how to engineer cells, tissues and organs improving at a rapid pace. Here, how this could affect the future of our physical bodies.
See all 6 playlists on Medicine

Talks about Medicine

See all 110 talks on Medicine

TED Books

TED Book: The Upstream Doctors

The Upstream Doctors: Medical Innovators Track Sickness to its Source

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