Top 10 Tips to Keep Your Brain Young | Elizabeth Amini | TEDxSoCal

Translator: Mohand Habchi Reviewer: Tijana MihajlovićI’m super excited to be here.I’m a big fan of TED and TEDx.I think these events are wonderful.So, I’m the CEO and one of the co-foundersof,and today I’m going to give you the top ten tipsto keep your brain young.There’re tips to help reduce your risk of early memory […]

The lethality of loneliness: John Cacioppo at TEDxDesMoines

Translator: Tatjana Jevdjic Reviewer: Elisabeth BuffardWhen you look out onto the world,it certainly appears the Earth is flat.The ground beneath youis stable and unmoving,and stars and sun circle the Earth.Hundreds of years ago,elaborated theories were developedbased on these common sense observationsto explain and predict the reach of the oceansand the movement of celestial bodies.When science […]

Why I stopped watching porn | Ran Gavrieli | TEDxJaffa

Translator: Yechezkel Stelzer Reviewer: Jeong-Lan KinserI stopped watching porn for two reasons basically.The first one was thatporn brought so much anger and violence into my private fantasies.And these were anger and violence that were not there originally to begin with.And I did not want it for me anymore.This was not me and, I decided to […]

Why sitting is bad for you – Murat Dalkilinç

Right now, you’re probably sitting down to watch this videoand staying seated for a few minutes to view it is probably okay.But the longer you stay put, the more agitated your body becomes.It sits there counting down the moments until you stand up againand take it for a walk.That may sound ridiculous.Our bodies love to […]

The Science of Limiting Beliefs | Crystal Dilworth on Impact Theory

Crystal: You never really know who we would have been if we had made one different decisionway back there in our childhood, but because of the way the brain develops, we are moreemotionally susceptible to the experiences that we have early on in life than we arelater in life.Tom: Hey everybody!Welcome to Impact Theory.You are […]

You may be accidentally investing in cigarette companies | Bronwyn King

In 2001, I was a brand new, shiny doctor, planning to save the world.My first job was working for three months on a lung cancer unit.Nearly all of my patients were smokers or ex-smokers,and most of them had started smoking when they were childrenor in their early teens.And despite living in a beautiful, wealthy country,with […]

Porn The New Tobacco | Jack Fischer | TEDxBinghamtonUniversity

Translator: Bob Prottas Reviewer: Leonardo SilvaAs we all know, from colonial times up until the 1960’stobacco formed a huge part of American culture. Everybody smoked.It was recommended by doctors. And it formed part of the social fabric.Then 2 and 2 was slowly put together and the effects of tobacco were recognized.This was fiercely resisted by […]

Is there scientific proof we can heal ourselves? | Lissa Rankin, MD | TEDxAmericanRiviera

Translator: Gabriel Orozco Hoyuela Reviewer: Chryssa TakahashiCan the mind really heal the body?And if so, is there any scientific evidenceto convince skeptical physicians like me?These are the questions that fueled the last few years of my researchand what I discovered is that the scientific community,the medical establishment, has being proving for over 50 years,that the […]

Psychosis or Spiritual Awakening: Phil Borges at TEDxUMKC

Translator: Mika Fukasawa Reviewer: Maria K.Good evening.One of the things I love about visiting indigenous culturesis it lets me step back in time and see how we all lived centuries ago.In doing that, I’ve noticed so many things,things that we’ve gained and things that we’ve lost.One of the things I’ve really noticedis the fact that […]

Drinking and how it changed my life: Ann Dowsett-Johnston at TEDxHomeBushRdWomen

Translator: Theresa Ranft Reviewer: David DeRuweThank you very much.You know, there’s a story that they tell about a writerwho heads up to the pearly gates on a very, very busy day,and she is not quite sure if she’s going to end up in heaven or hell,and she waits in line for about three hours,a little […]