Poor air quality has been linked with effects on human health, ranging from asthma to Alzheimer's disease.
Dr. Michael Snyder describes how changes in his own glucose regulation which he noticed with a continuous glucose monitor, converging with his knowledge of his personal genetic risks, ultimately led to a surprising diagnosis of type 2 diabetes.
Genetics plays an important role in longevity, but there is also a strong lifestyle component. Dr. Snyder's research, using deep molecular measurements, indicates that when you exercise, a profound molecular change occurs — particularly when it comes to imm...
Traditional medicine focuses on treating rather than preventing diseases — a model that Dr. Snyder describes as "broken."
If a participant's heart rate jumps up for a prolonged period, it might suggest a physiological response to infection.
Continuous glucose monitors, or CGMs, are wearable devices that allow users to monitor their blood glucose levels through a tiny sensor placed under the skin.
In this clip, Dr. Rhonda Patrick describes what Mendelian randomization studies are and how they are valuable instruments in the scientific toolbox.
In this clip, Dr. Roger Seheult explains how vitamin D is a misnomer and how it fulfills many critical roles in the body.
In this clip, Dr. Roger Seheult discusses how he has always had a passion for teaching and simplifying complex topics.
In this clip, Dr. Roger Seheult describes his personal experience treating COVID-19 patients in the hospital.
In this clip, Dr. Roger Seheult describes how treatment modalities differ between the two distinct phases of COVID-19 illness.
In this clip, Dr. Roger Seheult describes how mRNA vaccines stimulate the body's immune system to produce antibodies.
In this clip, Dr. Roger Seheult discusses the importance of getting enough sleep for proper immune functioning and resisting viral infections.
In this clip, Dr. Roger Seheult explains the different parts of sleep and the value of each phase.
In this clip, Dr. Roger Seheult addresses the importance of the interferon response in the body's defense against viruses.