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All of Me
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directed by Alexandra Lescaze, fl. 2004-2014; produced by Alexandra Lescaze, fl. 2004-2014 and Deborah Eve Lewis, fl. 1996-2016, Mighty Fine Films (Santa Monica, CA: The Video Project, 2013), 54 mins

Through the personal stories of three severely obese women who choose weight-loss surgery, All of Me shines a fresh light on the causes, challenges, and intense psychological struggles surrounding obesity in our society, as well as our attitudes and prejudices towards the obese.

The "girls", as they call themsel...

directed by Alexandra Lescaze, fl. 2004-2014; produced by Alexandra Lescaze, fl. 2004-2014 and Deborah Eve Lewis, fl. 1996-2016, Mighty Fine Films (Santa Monica, CA: The Video Project, 2013), 54 mins
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Correspondent, Anti-Fat Pill & The Bushmen
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produced by Dominic Ozanne, fl. 1995, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Correspondent (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2003), 44 mins
A rare desert cactus, the Hoodia, contains a never before discovered molecule that may hold the answer to one of the world's greatest health problems, obesity and over-eating. Scientists have isolated an appetite suppressant in the flesh of the plant that is powerful enough to stop people eating all day. But who...
produced by Dominic Ozanne, fl. 1995, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Correspondent (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2003), 44 mins
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Could Fish Make My Child Smart?
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directed by Sanjida O'Connell, 1970-; produced by Sanjida O'Connell, 1970-, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2005), 50 mins
Scientists once got sacked for suggesting oily fish was good for you. Now all and sundry are hailing it as a panacea.
directed by Sanjida O'Connell, 1970-; produced by Sanjida O'Connell, 1970-, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2005), 50 mins
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Fat Doctor, Series 1, Episode 2, Martin, Daniella and Fiona
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directed by Rebecca Gilhooly, fl. 2011; produced by Rebecca Gilhooly, fl. 2011, Electric Sky, in Fat Doctor, Series 1, Episode 2 (London, England: Electric Sky, 2013), 50 mins
At a whopping 35st, Martin Gibbs is super morbidly obese… and so too is his 32st sister, Daniella. But Daniella has just had gastric bypass surgery, and already the results are staggering. Will Martin keep it in the family by also going under the knife to lose weight? Fiona Solman's life has been transformed by...
directed by Rebecca Gilhooly, fl. 2011; produced by Rebecca Gilhooly, fl. 2011, Electric Sky, in Fat Doctor, Series 1, Episode 2 (London, England: Electric Sky, 2013), 50 mins
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Fat Doctor, Series 2, Episode 1, Sacha Whitehead
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directed by Rebecca Gilhooly, fl. 2011; produced by Rebecca Gilhooly, fl. 2011, Electric Sky, in Fat Doctor, Series 2, Episode 1 (London, England: Electric Sky, 2013), 50 mins
Sacha Whitehead is 32-years old and weighs over 30 stone. She is super morbidly obese and addicted to food. Sacha lives with her nine-year old son, Lewis, who is also overweight. Her weight is ruining her life. She is so ashamed of her size that she refuses to get out of the car when she picks up Lewis from school...
directed by Rebecca Gilhooly, fl. 2011; produced by Rebecca Gilhooly, fl. 2011, Electric Sky, in Fat Doctor, Series 2, Episode 1 (London, England: Electric Sky, 2013), 50 mins
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Fat Doctor, Series 3, Episode 3, Richard and Lucielle
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directed by Rebecca Gilhooly, fl. 2011; produced by Rebecca Gilhooly, fl. 2011, Electric Sky, in Fat Doctor, Series 3, Episode 3 (London, England: Electric Sky, 2013), 51 mins
Two people with two very different problems. At 26 stone Richard Cole is super morbidly obese, his life is in danger because of his size but still he can't control his relationship with food. Fearful of leaving his three children without either parent, Richard went on a drastic meal replacement diet and managed to...
directed by Rebecca Gilhooly, fl. 2011; produced by Rebecca Gilhooly, fl. 2011, Electric Sky, in Fat Doctor, Series 3, Episode 3 (London, England: Electric Sky, 2013), 51 mins
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Health Innovations, Fighting Malnutrition in Guatemala
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presented by Dr. Ayan Panja, 1973-; produced by SW Pictures, in Health Innovations (London, England: SW Pictures, 2018), 4 mins
A children’s clinic in Guatemala is bringing back indigenous plants to help fight chronic malnutrition in the country. With rising food prices, most children are bought up on just tortilla and beans, lacking essential vitamins and minerals. Staff at Bethania Clinic, supported by Christian Aid, are teaching moth...
presented by Dr. Ayan Panja, 1973-; produced by SW Pictures, in Health Innovations (London, England: SW Pictures, 2018), 4 mins
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Horizon, Season 52, Episode 11, Why Are We Getting So Fat?
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directed by Alicky Sussman, fl. 2002 and Milla Harrison-Hansley, fl. 2001-2015; presented by Giles Yeo, 1973-; produced by Alicky Sussman, fl. 2002 and Milla Harrison-Hansley, fl. 2001-2015, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 52, Episode 11 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 59 mins
We are in the midst of an obesity epidemic. Over 60% of adults in the UK are currently classed as overweight or obese, and this figure is set to rise. Is it really as simple as eating less and exercising more? Cambridge geneticist Dr. Giles Yeo meets some of Britain’s largest people to find out. From rare geneti...
directed by Alicky Sussman, fl. 2002 and Milla Harrison-Hansley, fl. 2001-2015; presented by Giles Yeo, 1973-; produced by Alicky Sussman, fl. 2002 and Milla Harrison-Hansley, fl. 2001-2015, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 52, Episode 11 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 59 mins
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How To Stay Young, Series 1, Episode 1
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directed by Nat Sharman, fl. 2003; presented by Chris van Tulleken, 1978-; produced by Nat Sharman, fl. 2003, British Broadcasting Corporation, in How To Stay Young (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 55 mins

In this new two-part series, Angela Rippon and Dr Chris van Tulleken travel the world in search of the latest science that could help us all stay young and healthy for longer. They investigate the best ways to help both our bodies and brains age better.

Up first is the body, and Angela travels to Germany to join a...

directed by Nat Sharman, fl. 2003; presented by Chris van Tulleken, 1978-; produced by Nat Sharman, fl. 2003, British Broadcasting Corporation, in How To Stay Young (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 55 mins
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I'm Not Nuts: Living With Food Allergies
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directed by Kevin J. Lindenmuth, 1965-; produced by Kevin J. Lindenmuth, 1965- (Pottstown, PA: MVD Entertainment Group, 2012), 1 hour 24 mins
I'm Not Nuts explores the misinformation many have about food allergies through the experiences of several families, and also features interviews and insights from several noted medical professionals alongside representatives from worldwide food allergy support and advocacy groups.
directed by Kevin J. Lindenmuth, 1965-; produced by Kevin J. Lindenmuth, 1965- (Pottstown, PA: MVD Entertainment Group, 2012), 1 hour 24 mins
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