Maga is a teenage girl who is going through treatment for cancer at Seattle Children’s and can’t be with her cat. So a request went out for cat pictures in which 3,000 people responded and their photos were used to help Maga pass the time.
Archive for 'Health'
This is a cool video by Nature Video of a paralyzed Cathy Hutchinson moving a robot with her mind.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sabd1SbyLgQ This is a commercial in Thailand that has helped a lot of people quit smoking; if you’re a smoker watch it with an open mind.
This is the inspirational story of Arthur Boorman who wouldn’t give up when his doctors told him he would never walk unassisted again.
Tal Golesworthy is a boiler engineer, who gave a talk to a group at TED about how he helped doctors come up with a better solution to repair his failing aorta,
Robyn O’rien talks to a group at TED about how the food produced in the United States contains untested genetically altered cancer causing products…Be afraid, be very afraid.
Tek RMD is a Robotic Mobilization Device that is designed to replace the wheel chair with an alternative that will allow the user to have a little more flexibility in their mobilization.
Yoav Medan gives a talk to a group at TED about how they can use a MRI to find various medical concerns and then treat them using ultrasound instead of invasive surgery.
A young boy in China was born with eyes that are different from everyone else, he has the ability to see in the dark.
Drew Berry gives a talk to a group at TED about new animation developed to show us how our biology works at a molecular level.