The Snail-Smashing, Fish-Spearing, Eye-Popping Mantis Shrimp | Deep Look

The mantis shrimp is a true heavy-hitter. Take this one. She’s about to devour this snail. But she’s gotta crack it open first. So, she carefully positions it… Then — BAM! — she punches it with the speed of a .22 caliber bullet. It’s the fastest attack in the animal kingdom. That’s one kind of […]

Pain-Killing Hunger and Superpowered Diabetic Fish

SciShow is supported by Skillshare. [INTRO ♪] Pain sucks. And if that wasn’t bad enough, the best painkillers we have tend to be incredibly addictive and can pose other dangers, too. So scientists are on the lookout for alternatives. And a new study in the journal Cell may have just found an unlikely ally in […]

Dragon’s Blood Could Save Your Life

When you think medicine, chances are that these come to mind rather than these. What you might not realize is that a lot of times, potential drugs and other really useful compounds come from some truly bizarre places in nature. Today we’re looking at why these three unlikely animals might just save your life one […]

Change farming and save our antibiotics | Cóilin Nunan | TEDxExeter

Translator: Riaki Poništ Reviewer: Cihan Ekmekçi We’ve all seen some alarming headlines about antibiotic resistance. Top medical experts are talking about a possible antibiotic apocalypse or Armageddon. The World Health Organization is saying we are facing a post-antibiotic future. Antibiotic resistance is already increasing, and scientists say that in the UK, deaths due to infectious […]

Will You Still Eat Raw Fish After Watching This Video?

Hey smart people, Joe here. What do poke, sushi and sashimi, and all these dishes have in common? They’re delicious. They’re made with raw fish. And they could all give you parasites. Yep. The ocean is a parasite playground. That warning about raw or undercooked fish at the bottom of every menu? It’s there for […]

Common Antibiotics with a Dangerous Side Effect?

over 154 million prescriptions for antibiotics are written in the u.s. each year with many of them potentially saving lives but in recent years one of the most commonly prescribed groups of antibiotics has come under fire with claims people have suffered sometimes catastrophic injury after taking them fluoroquinolones are a class of antibiotics that […]

How to Improve Blood Circulation with Alternative Medicine

How to Improve Blood Circulation with Alternative Medicine. Alternative medicine may help you improve your circulation, all without a prescription. Check out your options. You will need Doctor Supplements Natural foods Vitamins and garlic. Consult your doctor before starting any regimen of alternative medical therapies. Step 1. Take alpha-lineolic acid. Alpha-lineolic acid is one variation […]

Over 10 Natural Antibiotics That Fight Infection, And Pharmaceutical Companies Do Not Want You To Kn

over 10 natural antibiotics that fight infection and pharmaceutical companies do not want you to know nature gives us a tremendous wellspring of natural cures to treat a lot of ailments and conditions in a totally natural way so what’s the reason we always ask for drugs when having some health problems maybe the considerable […]

The Best Way To Swallow Pills

I’m the one they call Doctor Feelgood. I’m gonna make you feel alright. By teaching you how to swallow pills. If you’re anything like my lovely and beautiful and talented wife, you probably have a very hard time putting medication into your body because it’s borderline physically unbearable for you to swallow pills. It’s seriously […]

Inflammation and the 3 stages of tissue healing

Every musculoskeletal injury goes through 3 important stages of healing which are inflammation, repair and remodelling. Inflammation is the body’s emergency response and begins immediately after an injury to fight the most dangerous effects. This causes swelling, redness and pain for 3 to 5 days. With inflammation no time of the day or night is […]