How Much Are Your Body Parts Worth?

In the United states, there are 123,000 people in need of an organ. How much are your body parts worth? Laci is here to discuss why human organs are so valuable. Read More: The Need Is Real: Data “Organ transplantation has become an accepted medical treatment for end-stage organ failure. But only you can help …

Scientists Found New Way To Clean Your Blood!

The spleen is an essential part of the human body, and scientists were able to create an artificial one that functions better and faster! Trace and Julian are here to discuss what this could mean for people with a variety of infections. Follow Julian on Twitter: Read More: Artificial spleen cleans up blood “Researchers have …

Why Do Organ Transplants Fail So Often?

Organ donations save countless lives each year, but sometimes they fail? Why do transplants fail, and how often does it happen? Join us on Tuesday for our Pluto Livestream!: Read More: New Organ Transplant Strategy Aims to Better Prevent Rejection “Organ-transplant recipients often reject donated organs, but a new, two-pronged strategy developed by UC San …

Will This Solve Organ Transplant Rejection Forever?

Currently we must have an exact match to receive an organ from a donor, especially kidneys, but that may no longer be an issue. Subscribe to TestTube Plus ►►►► Sign Up For The TestTube Newsletter Here ►►►► Read More: New Procedure Allows Kidney Transplants From Any Donor “In the anguishing wait for a new kidney, …

Everything You Need To Know About Kidney Stones

Researchers have found that riding roller coasters may help pass kidney stones! But what are kidney stones and what causes them? Is It Dangerous To Hold In Your Pee? – Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here – Read More: Little kidney stone? Ride a roller coaster, says study “When you’re trying to pass a …

3D Printed Body Parts Are Almost Here!

3D printing has come a long way in the past few years. These printers are able to make houses, foods, and even body parts! Tara breaks down some of the recent mindblowing developments in 3D printing, including how we’re starting to print human organs! Read More: Learn more about the Stuff to Blow Your Mind …

Is It Safe To Drink Your Urine?

Although it seems gross, it’s commonly believed that it’s safe to drink your own urine because it’s sterile. Is this actually true? Join Laci as she debunks this myth and tells you everything that’s in your pee. Read More: Study debunks common myth that urine is sterile “Bacteria live in the bladders of healthy women, …

Do You Need To Clean Your Colon?

It’s important to take care of your body, but there are some parts of your body that don’t need too much attention. Tara is here to discuss how you might want to think twice before cleaning your colon. Read More: Does Your Colon Need Cleaning? 5 Things You Should Know “Cleaning out the colon is …