Tag: tedx talk

A Cure for Ageing?: David Sinclair at TEDxSydney

Translator: David Hsu Reviewer: Denise RQ I believe that we’re all only given one precious life. For those of us who are really lucky to be born, it’s a life to be embraced, a life to be used for good, and a life that’s worth prolonging in good health. When we’re all very young, we…


Plant-strong & healthy living: Rip Esselstyn at TEDxFremont

Translator: TED Translators admin Reviewer: Luis Tsai Hsu So, I’m wearing my shirt inside out, and a lot of you pointed that out to me. (Laughter) I do this from time to time. And when somebody says it, I say, “I know… I’m wearing my shirt inside out.” I’m doing it on purpose. And I’m…


Minding your mitochondria | Dr. Terry Wahls | TEDxIowaCity

Translator: Armando Vázquez Reviewer: Rhonda Jacobs So, I love doing Taekwondo and was once a national champion. But a lot has changed since then. I went off to medical school, became a physician. I had a son, and then a daughter. And I developed a chronic disease for which there is no cure. In 2000,…


How to make healthy eating unbelievably easy | Luke Durward | TEDxYorkU

Translator: Maurício Kakuei Tanaka Reviewer: Adam Fitzgerald My little brother was very good at a few things from a very young age. The first thing he was really good at was making everybody laugh without trying. Like the one time I told him he should have a little bit of protein after a workout. He…


Plant Based Nutrition: Julieanna Hever at TEDxConejo 2012

Translator: Sarah Braun Reviewer: Denise RQ What if I told you that I had a magic elixir? One that could prevent and reverse almost every chronic disease? One that could solve the health care crisis. One that would bring more compassion into the world. What if I explained that my elixir could help heal the…


Why Genetically Engineered Foods Should be Labeled: Gary Hirshberg at TEDxManhattan 2013

it feels preposterous and maybe even embarrassing to stand here twenty thirteen to say to you that we have the right to know what’s in our food that’s exactly what i want to talk about tonight and i want to speak about the fact that the U.S. does not mandate labelling of genetically engineered organisms…


Tackling diabetes with a bold new dietary approach: Neal Barnard at TEDxFremont

Translator: Giedrė Kasparaitytė Reviewer: Denise RQ Today, I’d like to talk about turning around an epidemic. One hundred million Americans right now do have either diabetes or pre-diabetes, and that puts them at risk for amputations, for heart disease, for blindness. and we’re exporting this epidemic overseas. The word “epidemic” comes from Old Greek: ‘epi’…


I Love Nutritional Science: Dr. Joel Fuhrman at TEDxCharlottesville 2013

Translator: Hélène Vernet Reviewer: Peter van de Ven Thank you. I love nutritional science. I’ve had a passion about nutrition since I was young. I remember that my father suffered with medical problems and pains, conditions the medical profession couldn’t help him with, and he searched for answers. Finally, he changed his diet, lost 50…


TEDxMasala – Dr Vandana Shiva – Solutions to the food and ecological crisis facing us today.

Translator: Hélène Vernet Reviewer: Tanya Cushman So I could actually have spent all my life in this city and being a Mumbai girl if I had stayed on at the BARC, the Bhabha Atomic Research Center. Why did I go back to my hometown, Dehradun? And why do I do what I do today? It’s…


The surprisingly dramatic role of nutrition in mental health | Julia Rucklidge | TEDxChristchurch

Translator: Mayumi Oiwa-Bungard Reviewer: Queenie Lee In 1847, a physician by the name of Semmelweis advised that all physicians wash their hands before touching a pregnant woman, in order to prevent childbed fever. His research showed that you could reduce the mortality rates from septicemia, from 18% down to 2%, simply through washing your hands…