Killing airborne bacteria and viruses in pig barns with plasma device

>>Clack: Some viruses can survive for several kilometers in air. That’s why this prototype is important. This device has the potential to work better, faster and more cheaply than a conventional air filter. [mechanical clanks] For humans, when we shake hands or when we kiss or when someone sneezes around you, all of those are […]

Our Girl Who Ages Too Fast: Adalia Rose | Living Differently

Hiya. Remember to look right here. Yeah. Haaa! Gotta look right there. Gotta look right there. Like you’re talking to a person like a stranger! I just told her, like, “Yeah, you were born different. “That’s just who you are.” And she owns it Mm-hm. Ow. OK, there you go. SHE MUMBLES In her case, […]

Brave Toddler Has Sight-Saving Surgery On Tumour

00:07 COMM: Seventeen-month-old Colby Ramos – Francis was born with a rapidly growing Hemangioma, a form of benign tumour, on his eye. 00:20 COMM: And when his desperate parents felt they couldn’t get the help needed in Britain, they appealed to a US charity for their son’s operation. 00:29 Jamie: It’s just really scary and […]

Neurodegeneration | Wikipedia audio article

Neurodegeneration is the progressive loss of structure or function of neurons, including death of neurons. Many neurodegenerative diseases – including amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease, and Huntington’s disease – occur as a result of neurodegenerative processes. Such diseases are incurable, resulting in progressive degeneration and/or death of neuron cells. As research progresses, many […]

On the Issues: Fighting Infectious Diseases

(gentle music) – With me today is Professor Albert Ko who serves as chair of our Department of Epidemiology of Microbial Diseases. His expertise includes infectious diseases of underserved urban areas, particularly the city where he’s worked for over a quarter-century, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. Well, tell us first a little bit about the circumstances in […]

Top 5 Deadliest Diseases

There’s a lot of stuff out there trying to kill us right now, and today I’m going to talk about the ones that are the best at it. The five deadliest infectious diseases in the world. Now do your self a favor, put away any food you might have nearby you and if you have […]

10 Scariest Diseases in the World

Gingerfeed Presents 10 Scariest Diseases In The World Number One: Elephantiasis is one of those classic terrifying diseases, which causes massive thickening of the skin and underlying tissue, usually effecting the legs and male genitalia. Your scrotum can swell to the size of a basketball, which is not a sexy sight, I assure you. Like […]

Top 10 Baffling Diseases We Still Don’t Have Cures For — TopTenzNet

Top 10 Baffling Diseases We Still Don’t Have Cures For 10. Berardinelli-Seip Congenital Lipodystrophy Occurring in every one out of about 10 million births, Berardinelli-Seip congenital lipodystrophy (BSCL) is a condition marked by a severe lack of fat tissue in the body, with fats being stored in unlikely places around the body such as the […]

How Does Glaucoma Cause Vision Loss?

Glaucoma is one of the leading causes of blindness in the world, and 50% of people who have it don’t even know they do. That’s because it often has few symptoms and these symptoms can appear after it’s too late. So why is this such a stealth disease? There are two main types of Glaucoma: […]

Top 5 things I like about losing my eyesight from the eye disease retinitis pigmentosa

By the end of this video I want you to think of one thing that you would possibly like about losing your eyesight Hi, I’m Shane and welcome back to see my way today’s topic is gonna be the top 5 things I’ve learned to like about losing My eyesight due to the eye disease […]