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A collection of TED Talks (and more) on the topic of Health.
Video playlists about Health
A healthy, just future starts with you
The path to wellness -- and equality -- begins with you. Enjoy these illuminating talks at the intersection of justice and personal health to get motivated in creating a better society for everyone. (Curated in partnership with Lilly, A Medicine Company)
How we can feed the future
These action-oriented, forward-thinking talks offer a vision of the world where everyone has access to safe, healthy, and nutritious food — especially those who need it most. (Sponsored by Wells Fargo.)
What is your body trying to tell you?
The body gives off a whole bunch of signs and signals -- which ones have you noticed and how many are you ignoring?
What we don't talk about (when we talk about sex)
Seriously, let's talk about sex: 8 insightful talks to spark the conversations we need to have in (and out of) the bedroom.
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Talks about Health
Maternal and child health is a human right
7 minutes 58 seconds
Can you actually boost your immune system? Here's the truth
5 minutes 6 seconds
Why healthy bones are about so much more than milk
3 minutes 35 seconds
How your body could become its own diagnostic lab
5 minutes 19 seconds
What really happens to your body during menopause
5 minutes 2 seconds
Why you shouldn't worry about pooping once a day
4 minutes 11 seconds
Electronic pills that could transform how we treat disease
4 minutes 53 seconds
Why you don't need 8 glasses of water a day
4 minutes 21 seconds
What causes migraines?
4 minutes 32 seconds
TED Audio Collective
Introducing Body Stuff with Dr. Jen Gunter
2 minutes 10 seconds
Amy Hrdina and Jesse Kroll
What's in the air you breathe?
5 minutes 6 seconds
How COVID-19 transformed the future of medicine
14 minutes 52 seconds
Sara C. Mednick
How long should your naps be?
4 minutes 43 seconds
Jacques S. Abramowicz
How does ultrasound work?
4 minutes 55 seconds
My mother's final wish -- and the right to die with dignity
21 minutes 22 seconds
Why bats don't get sick
5 minutes 30 seconds
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