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999, 999: Series 3, Episode 8
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produced by Trevor Hill, in 999 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1994), 47 mins
This episode of 999, produced by Trevor Hill, features the long fight to save a critically injured driver trapped a lorry, the three-year old boy who dialed 9-9-9 when his diabetic mother went into a coma, and the four friends who jumped from their sinking boat unto a rock but the tide was rising around them.
produced by Trevor Hill, in 999 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1994), 47 mins
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AIDS Generation
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produced by Dev TV (Paris, Ile-de-France: Ampersand, 2004), 27 mins
Africa is the continent most affected by AIDS with Zimbabwe and Kenya standing out as the hardest hit countries. There, carrying the disease means rejection by the community and kids are no exception to this misfortune. How are these two countries coping with the thousands of children orphaned by the virus? They n...
produced by Dev TV (Paris, Ile-de-France: Ampersand, 2004), 27 mins
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Borderline Medicine
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directed by Roger Weisberg; produced by Roger Weisberg (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1991), 1 hour 1 mins
With the U.S. struggling to control soaring health care costs and 37 million Americans not covered by health insurance, the Canadian system of national health insurance looks attractive. This documentary takes a close look at how health care is delivered on both sides of the border. The film begins by comparing pr...
directed by Roger Weisberg; produced by Roger Weisberg (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1991), 1 hour 1 mins
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Reaching Teens: Strength-Based Communication Strategies to Build Resilience and Support Healthy Adolescent Development, Do Not Assume Poor Youth Are Destined to Have Poor Outcomes: Access to Services Strongly Influences Outcomes
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produced by American Academy of Pediatrics, in Reaching Teens: Strength-Based Communication Strategies to Build Resilience and Support Healthy Adolescent Development (Elk Grove Village, IL: American Academy of Pediatrics, 2014), 3 mins
This instructional video, from the "Reaching Teens: Strength-Based Communication Strategies to Build Resilience and Support Healthy Adolescent Development" series produced by the American Academy of Pediatrics, is a speech by health center director Angela Diaz about the influence of health care access on the outco...
produced by American Academy of Pediatrics, in Reaching Teens: Strength-Based Communication Strategies to Build Resilience and Support Healthy Adolescent Development (Elk Grove Village, IL: American Academy of Pediatrics, 2014), 3 mins
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Firestorm
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directed by Julie Winokur, fl. 2003-2014; produced by Julie Winokur, fl. 2003-2014 (Brighton, England: Espresso TV, 2010), 1 hour 3 mins
Firestorm follows Los Angeles Fire Department Station 65, located in South Los Angeles, a neighborhood with a largely uninsured and undereducated population.
directed by Julie Winokur, fl. 2003-2014; produced by Julie Winokur, fl. 2003-2014 (Brighton, England: Espresso TV, 2010), 1 hour 3 mins
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Flying on One Engine: The Slumdog Surgeon
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directed by Joshua Z. Weinstein (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2009), 51 mins
This is the story of the inspiring work of 76-year-old Dr. Sharadkumar Dicksheet who continues his commitment to the Indian children on whom he operates every year. He performs free reconstructive facial surgery in marathon-like sessions, correcting up to 700 children who have cleft lips and other facial deformiti...
directed by Joshua Z. Weinstein (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2009), 51 mins
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Getwell, 4, The Bigger Problem
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directed by Gannon Weaver and Patrick Sheehan, in Getwell, 4 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2008), 16 mins
Throughout the year, Dr. Morris reaches out to help establish clinics around the country. Dr. Morris travels to Washington, D.C. to meet with 'the Mother Teresa of D.C.' Janelle Goetchus, one of his early mentors. They discuss issues of faith and health as they work together to solve the vast and difficult problem...
directed by Gannon Weaver and Patrick Sheehan, in Getwell, 4 (Millis, MA: Aquarius Health Care Media, 2008), 16 mins
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Health For Sale
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directed by Alessandro Rossi, 1970- and Michele Mellara, 1967-; produced by Ilaria Malaguti, fl. 2007, Mammut Film and Voli società cooperativa (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2007), 52 mins
Health for Sale asks: are the world's largest drug companies, paradoxically, major obstacles to making a healthier world? The film focuses on Big Pharma, the ten largest pharmaceutical makers, who account for 500 billion dollars of world health spending a year and whose 205 billion dollars in pre-tax profits were...
directed by Alessandro Rossi, 1970- and Michele Mellara, 1967-; produced by Ilaria Malaguti, fl. 2007, Mammut Film and Voli società cooperativa (San Francisco, CA: California Newsreel, 2007), 52 mins
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Health Innovations, Affordable Medicines Facility
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presented by Dr. Ayan Panja, 1973-; produced by SW Pictures, in Health Innovations (London, England: SW Pictures, 2018), 3 mins
The newest and most effective anti-malaria drugs are now available to more people in Ghana, thanks to a subsidy. The price of Artemisinin Combination Therapy drugs (ACTs) have been cut by 80%, which means that 3 times more people in the country can now afford these drugs. But this is only a pilot scheme by the Glo...
presented by Dr. Ayan Panja, 1973-; produced by SW Pictures, in Health Innovations (London, England: SW Pictures, 2018), 3 mins
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Health Innovations, Floating Clinic in Nigeria
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presented by Dr. Ayan Panja, 1973-; produced by SW Pictures, in Health Innovations (London, England: SW Pictures, 2018), 4 mins
Lagos Lagoon is home to a vibrant community with little access to medical care. Medecins Sans Frontieres is running a floating clinic in the heart of the stilted homes. Local doctors who speak the same language and understand local customs and traditions treat patients in the clinic and also carry out house to hou...
presented by Dr. Ayan Panja, 1973-; produced by SW Pictures, in Health Innovations (London, England: SW Pictures, 2018), 4 mins
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