Feedback with Melissa and Christie – Week 2 – Mar 2019 – Food as Medicine

CHRISTIE BENNETT: Hello, everyone. Welcome to Week 2 of “Food is Medicine.” We’re in our weekly feedback video today. My name’s Christie, and I’m one of the course mentors. And I have with me– MELISSA ADAMSKI: Mel, your other course mentor. You might have seen me pop up in the discussion forums having a chat with some of […]

The End of Antibiotics and the Future of Fighting Infections

Thank you all for coming. Tonight we’re going to talk about a very serious subject. Um, the situation that we face with antibiotic resistant bacteria. Antibiotics were once the silver bullet that seemed to be able to cure just about everything. Now we look at 23,000 antibiotic resistant bacterial infections every year. So let me introduce you to […]

Combating Antibiotic Resistant Superbugs | Gautam Dantas || Radcliffe Institute

[MUSIC PLAYING] – Hello, everyone, and welcome. I want to thank those intrepid souls who actually crossed over to Radcliffe today despite the weather. Winter is fully upon us. Thank you very much. I want to welcome you to our science lecture series. My name is Sean O’Donnell. I’m the associate director of academic ventures, and I help […]

(Video 8 of 8) Omics: Advancing Personalized Medicine from Space to Earth

[ Music ] [ Music ]>>We’re entering a revolutionary new period of personalized medicine. [ Music ] We’re going to be shifting from treating people once they have disease to actually predicting and preventing disease. We’re going to do that through analyzing people’s genomes and making billions of measurements, so-called Omics measurements that will be able to let […]

Inside a chicken #2: food safety and antibiotic resistance HD

So to investigate the chicken gut we’ve been taking largely culture independent approaches, so generally microbiology people, in particular, bacteriology people try and grow things on agar plates. The problem with that approach is it only recovers a small fraction of the organisms that are living in that environment and so we have to go beyond that. So […]

Your Microbiome: The Invisible Creatures That Keep You Alive!

[SHOW OPENING MUSIC] This episode was sponsored by Audible. [OPENING SHOW MUSIC] Teleport every one of your cells into the next room, and you’d leave a strange shadow behind. A ghostly cloud of single-celled creatures that live on and inside your body. Your microbiome. Zoom in and we can see this cloud is made of bacteria, fungi, and […]

How Long Does It Take Gut Bacteria To Recover After Antibiotics?

Eric Bakker Naturopath. Thanks for coming back. We’re going to talk about, How Long it Takes Your Gut to Recover After a Round of Antibiotics. A study was conducted and published in a journal in October last year, I think it’s called Nature, well Nature Microbiology or Nature’s Microbiology. They got a hold of 12 guys, basically. These […]