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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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Daily Watch, A Crucial Vote On American Health Care
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in Daily Watch (United Kingdom: The Economist, 2017), 2 mins
A “no” vote on the American Health Care Act would be a blow to the Trump administration whose policy agenda is stalling. But a "yes" vote would not be the end of the matter.
in Daily Watch (United Kingdom: The Economist, 2017), 2 mins
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Daily Watch, Abortion At Sea
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produced by The Economist, in Daily Watch (London, England: The Economist, 2017), 4 mins
Making abortions illegal does not stop them from happening, but it does stop them happening safely. Meet the charity taking women out to international waters where they can have safe abortions without fear of prosecution.
produced by The Economist, in Daily Watch (London, England: The Economist, 2017), 4 mins
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Flying on One Engine
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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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Frontline, Season 31, Episode 17, TB Silent Killer
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directed by Jezza Neumann, 1968-; produced by Rebecca Stewart, fl. 2014-2016 and Jezza Neumann, 1968-, in Frontline, Season 31, Episode 17 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2014), 1 hour 23 mins
With more than 8 million new infections every year, virulent new drug-resistant strains emerging faster than ever, and outbreaks across the world, tuberculosis has become the second leading cause of death from an infectious disease on the planet.
directed by Jezza Neumann, 1968-; produced by Rebecca Stewart, fl. 2014-2016 and Jezza Neumann, 1968-, in Frontline, Season 31, Episode 17 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2014), 1 hour 23 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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