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David Blaine Talks Magic at TEDMED
Healthy Horizons caught up with magician David Blaine at the TEDMED conference in San Diego, California to talk about magic, fear and the power of the body.


  • Hot Topics at TEDMED     Friday, 20 Nov 2009 | 3:55 AM ET

    Genomics, personalized medicine and the implications of ageing were all hot topics at this year's TEDMED conference in San Diego. Healthy Horizons investigates the latest from the medical and health-care technology conference.

  • Healthy Horizons: Paperless Pediatrician     Thursday, 19 Nov 2009 | 1:45 PM ET

    A look at doctors going paperless, with CNBC's Brian Shactman.

  • Seeking Innovation in Health Care     Friday, 13 Nov 2009 | 3:55 AM ET

    Healthy Horizons went to the 5th annual TEDMED Conference in San Diego. The conference focuses on technology, entertainment, design and medicine and aims to promote innovation in the health-care sector.

  • The Slow Food Movement     Friday, 6 Nov 2009 | 3:55 AM ET

    The Slow Food Movement is based on the idea that people should eat healthy, pure food that is locally grown, seasonal and free from pesticides. Healthy Horizons investigates the alternative to the fast-food culture.

  • Healthy Horizons: Pepsi's Initiative     Thursday, 12 Nov 2009 | 1:45 PM ET

    A look at Pepsi's corporate health initiatives, with CNBC's Brian Shactman.

Need to Know

  • Top Hotel Gyms For Executives Thursday, 29 Jan 2009 | 4:33 PM ET

    Finding time to squeeze in a workout can be hard for anyone, but for senior executives who may be traveling 60 percent of the year hitting the gym can teeter on impossible. Thankfully, there are hotels that pride themselves on providing fitness facilities so complete, even the most time-crunched business executives will want to use them. Here's a list.

  • How To Prevent A Heart Attack Thursday, 29 Jan 2009 | 4:12 PM ET
    Healthy Horizons -- A Special Report

    Take heart. Though heart disease may be the No. 1 killer of Americans, you have an excellent chance of not being among the 1.25 million people who will have a heart attack in any given year.  Here's five ways to protect your heart.

  • Five Essential Medical Tests Friday, 18 Jun 2010 | 3:38 PM ET

    Just because you're busy running a company, doesn't mean you have to run yourself into the ground.  Get proactive—and we don't mean travel more.  See a doctor to learn  whether high blood pressure, cancer, diabetes and other serious diseases may be waiting down the road.


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