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Fishing for clues

Fishing for clues

So I was working at a medical triage facility based out of Seattle And what we do is provide telemedicine services to remote, Alaskan fishing boats who are anywhere from 10 days to two weeks out from land at any given time. I received a call from a 47-year-old gentleman who had a very interesting […]

Vitamin D, Fish Oil Don’t Prevent Kidney Disease in Diabetes

Vitamin D, Fish Oil Don’t Prevent Kidney Disease in Diabetes

Welcome to Impact Factor, your weekly dose of commentary on a new medical study, I’m Dr. F. Perry Wilson. It was Kidney Week – the annual meeting of the American Society of Nephrology last week and 14,000 practitioners descended on the nations capital to discuss the latest developments in the field. So it is in […]

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

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

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 […]

How to Whip Your Skin into Shape!

How to Whip Your Skin into Shape!

If you have dry skin, you moisturize it. But if you have oily or combination skin, then what? Dr. Ordon met up with a leading scientist in the field of skincare to help one of our viewers answer this very question. Hey Dr. Ordon, how’s it going? Hi there Dr. Anita, I’m here with Olay […]

Will You Still Eat Raw Fish After Watching This Video?

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 […]