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Health

This week we’re watching a TED Talk about mental health.  It is by the violinist Robert Gupta.

Check it out:

Here is the transcript: Robert_Gupta

  • What do you find most interesting about Robert and Nathaniel’s story?

 

Health: Week 4

This week we’re going to be talking more about physical activity and health.

Now watch the video (0:00-5:00) and answer the questions:

  • What is Wayne’s problem?
  • What is the miracle treatment?
  • What is special about the Lifestyle Clinic?
  • What is Margaret’s problem?
  • What is the treatment?
  • What are the results?
  • What is unique about this type of treatment?

Read Transcript Exercise is Medicine to check your answers.

Ideas: Week 3

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Do you remember Aimee Mullins? She was an all-star at the Atlanta Paralympics in 1996.

 

 

 

This is an old TED talk but I think her ideas are still interesting today.

  • What are your favourite pair of legs?
  • Do you think that augmented humanity is unfair?
  • Can re-designing human bodies be a source of empowerment?

Here is the transcript:

Aimee Mullins