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AIDS in Africa
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produced by National Film Board of Canada and Roger Pyke Productions (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1991), 2 hours 14 mins
This compelling documentary reports on the AIDS crisis throughout Africa. The disease is especially rampant in Central Africa. Unlike Europe and the United States, where 90% of AIDS victims are homosexuals, drug abusers and hemophiliacs, in Africa the disease cuts across the entire population, affecting men and wo...
produced by National Film Board of Canada and Roger Pyke Productions (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1991), 2 hours 14 mins
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An Alzheimer's Story
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produced by Kenneth Paul Rosenberg and Ruth Neuwald (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1987), 1 hour 5 mins
This documentary provides the rare opportunity of following a family with an Alzheimer's victim for two years. When we first meet the Jasper family, it is apparent that Anna has difficulty remembering. Her husband, Jack, is horrified to learn that she has Alzheimer's disease. As she declines, Jack and his daughter...
produced by Kenneth Paul Rosenberg and Ruth Neuwald (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1987), 1 hour 5 mins
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The Angry Heart
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directed by Jay Fedigan; produced by Jay Fedigan (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 2001), 57 mins
THE ANGRY HEART By Jay Fedigan. African-Americans die from heart disease at disproportionately higher rates than white Americans, yet many in this community are painfully unaware of the scope of the problem. The Angry Heart spotlights this modern epidemic through the story of 45-year-old Keith Hartgrove, who has...
directed by Jay Fedigan; produced by Jay Fedigan (Boston, MA: Fanlight Productions, 2001), 57 mins
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Another Little Drink Won't Do Us Any Harm
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produced by Caroline van de Brul, fl. 1985-1987 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1985), 30 mins
Report on how little we understand about alcohol- the third biggest health risk in Britain - and how widespread is the problem of underage drinking.
produced by Caroline van de Brul, fl. 1985-1987 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1985), 30 mins
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Be Good To Your Back
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produced by Mayo Clinic (Rochester, MN: Mayo Clinic, 1992), 19 mins
This video, produced by the Mayo Clinic, is about how to prevent back problems.
produced by Mayo Clinic (Rochester, MN: Mayo Clinic, 1992), 19 mins
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Can't Afford to Grow Old
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directed by Roger Weisberg; produced by Roger Weisberg, Public Policy Productions (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1990), 1 hour 7 mins
As you age you probably will want to live with the familiar comforts of your home, but you'd better be healthy and wealthy. The reality of aging in America is that there is no help in paying for a nurse or a housekeeper if you become disabled and need assistance. All your family can do is place you in a nursing ho...
directed by Roger Weisberg; produced by Roger Weisberg, Public Policy Productions (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1990), 1 hour 7 mins
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China Dolls: Fragile Bodies, Strong Minds
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directed by Benny Yip, fl. 2011; produced by Kwok Fong, fl. 2011 (Hong Kong (State): Phoenix Satellite Television Company Limited), 35 mins
The story features two families with members suffered from Brittle Bone Disease in Shandong and Hebei in China. This was both a physically and mentally challenged trip for the production crew. It was shocking to reveal the survival status of children with rare diseases in the most remote areas of China, yet heart-...
directed by Benny Yip, fl. 2011; produced by Kwok Fong, fl. 2011 (Hong Kong (State): Phoenix Satellite Television Company Limited), 35 mins
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Community Health and Family Nursing, Programming in Community Health Nursing
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directed by Donna Downey, fl. 2010; presented by Doreen Westera, fl. 2013; produced by Donna Downey, fl. 2010, Memorial University of Newfoundland, in Community Health and Family Nursing (St. John's, NL: Doreen Westera, 2010), 29 mins
This video explores programming in community health nursing and outlines its stages, including assessment, implementation, and evaluation. It features a case study.
directed by Donna Downey, fl. 2010; presented by Doreen Westera, fl. 2013; produced by Donna Downey, fl. 2010, Memorial University of Newfoundland, in Community Health and Family Nursing (St. John's, NL: Doreen Westera, 2010), 29 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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Dax's Case
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directed by Donald Pasquella; produced by Keith Burton and Donald Pasquella (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1984), 59 mins
This gripping documentary poses the ultimate bioethical problem. Does a patient have the right to refuse treatment? Taking the painful case of Dax Cowart, who in his twenties was critically burned in a propane gas explosion, the film examines the issue from all perspectives. The accident left Dax sightless, helple...
directed by Donald Pasquella; produced by Keith Burton and Donald Pasquella (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1984), 59 mins
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