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54321+8 Countdown to Your Health
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presented by Jennifer Ceci, fl. 2012; produced by Jenica Halula, fl. 2002-2018 and Wes Halula, 1971-, HappyFunTime Industries (Owatonna, MN: Learning ZoneXpress, 2012), 25 mins
This program discusses six steps that every individual can take to improve and sustain personal health. It emphasizes the importance of eating fruits and vegetables, drinking water, maintaining positive mental health, limiting time in front of a television or computer screen, exercising, and getting proper sleep.
presented by Jennifer Ceci, fl. 2012; produced by Jenica Halula, fl. 2002-2018 and Wes Halula, 1971-, HappyFunTime Industries (Owatonna, MN: Learning ZoneXpress, 2012), 25 mins
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Absolutely Safe
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directed by Carol Ciancutti-Leyva; composed by Miriam Cutler, fl. 1988; produced by Carol Ciancutti-Leyva (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 2008), 3 hours 27 mins
At a time when more women than ever are getting breast implants, fewer voices than ever seem to be asking "Why?" And fewer still are asking "Are they safe?" Absolutely Safe takes an open-minded, personal approach to the controversy over breast implant safety. Ultimately, Absolutely Safe is the story of everyday w...
directed by Carol Ciancutti-Leyva; composed by Miriam Cutler, fl. 1988; produced by Carol Ciancutti-Leyva (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 2008), 3 hours 27 mins
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Addicted to Pleasure, Series 1, Episode 1, Sugar
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directed by Sarah Barclay, fl. 2002; produced by Sarah Barclay, fl. 2002, in Addicted to Pleasure, Series 1, Episode 1 (Glasgow, Scotland: BBC Worldwide, 2012), 48 mins
Revealing the rich and controversial past of sugar, alcohol, tobacco and opium, Hollywood actor Brian Cox embarks on a thought-provoking journey to uncover how the commercial exploitation of these products hooked the rest of the world on an appetite for a good time. In this first episode, Brian wants to find out w...
directed by Sarah Barclay, fl. 2002; produced by Sarah Barclay, fl. 2002, in Addicted to Pleasure, Series 1, Episode 1 (Glasgow, Scotland: BBC Worldwide, 2012), 48 mins
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Addicted to Pleasure, Series 1, Episode 4, Whisky
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directed by Tim Niel, fl. 2004-2015; produced by Tim Niel, fl. 2004-2015, in Addicted to Pleasure, Series 1, Episode 4 (Glasgow, Scotland: BBC Worldwide, 2012), 49 mins
Today, whisky is a source of Scottish pride; it's one of the UK's few growth industries. In this last episode, actor Brian Cox reveals how whisky was born and shaped in opposition to the British tax system, and how that history forged the character of Scotland's national drink. But as he discovers, during the 19th...
directed by Tim Niel, fl. 2004-2015; produced by Tim Niel, fl. 2004-2015, in Addicted to Pleasure, Series 1, Episode 4 (Glasgow, Scotland: BBC Worldwide, 2012), 49 mins
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Bearing Witness: Robert Coley-Donohue
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directed by Dan Curtis; produced by Adam Symansky, fl. 1977-2010 and Pierre Lapointe, fl. 1989-2008, National Film Board of Canada (Ottawa, ON: National Film Board of Canada, 2003), 1 hour 31 mins
This feature documentary is a portrait of Robert Coley-Donohue a man living with ALS or Lou Gehrig's disease, a fatal degenerative neuro-muscular disease that strikes two in 100,000 people. The film follows Robert over the last 3 years of his life. His experience is arduous, but also filled with hope and healing....
directed by Dan Curtis; produced by Adam Symansky, fl. 1977-2010 and Pierre Lapointe, fl. 1989-2008, National Film Board of Canada (Ottawa, ON: National Film Board of Canada, 2003), 1 hour 31 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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Breathe Easy
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directed by Keith Parish, fl. 2010; produced by Keith Parish, fl. 2010 (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 2007), 9 mins
BREATHE EASYBy Keith Parish. When 78-year-old Lois Perelman's emphysema (a form of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease or COPD) became severe, she was devastated at the thought that she would have to carry an oxygen tank around for the rest of her life. It was hard to accept the reality that her body was aging a...
directed by Keith Parish, fl. 2010; produced by Keith Parish, fl. 2010 (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 2007), 9 mins
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The Chinese Hospice
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produced by Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2000), 53 mins
In Bejing stands the only hospital in China to specialize in allowing people approaching the end of their lives to die with dignity. It was established ten years ago by Dr. Li Wei, who had been a barefoot doctor in the countryside during the Cultural Revolution. He saw much hardship during those years and vowed to...
produced by Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2000), 53 mins
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Communicating With The
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directed by Naomi Feil; produced by Edward Feil Productions (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1992), 19 mins
The two vignettes depicted in this video show typical examples of troublesome behavior in very old people who are disoriented. The first, Marge, the Blamer, shows an 85-year-old woman accusing her beautician of deliberately ruining her hair. By using the validation method, the beautician does not argue. Instead, s...
directed by Naomi Feil; produced by Edward Feil Productions (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1992), 19 mins
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Kidney Transplant At Mayo Clinic, Dialysis: Peritoneal Dialysis, Home Hemodialysis, In-center Hemodialysis
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produced by Mayo Clinic, in Kidney Transplant At Mayo Clinic (Rochester, MN: Mayo Clinic, 2013), 4 mins
This documentary, by the Mayo Clinic, is about dialysis.
produced by Mayo Clinic, in Kidney Transplant At Mayo Clinic (Rochester, MN: Mayo Clinic, 2013), 4 mins
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