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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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The Age of Aluminium
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directed by Bert Ehgartner, 1962-; produced by Kurt Langbein, 1953-, Langbein & Partner, Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen, ZDF Television and ORF Fernsehprogramm-Service (Santa Monica, CA: The Video Project, 2012), 52 mins

Aluminum is an integral part of our daily lives, from cooking pans and computers, to soda cans, cosmetics and vaccines. But how much do we know about its impact on human health and the environment?

Based on Bert Ehgartner's groundbreaking book Dirty Little Secret - The Aluminum Files, The Age of Aluminum is the...

directed by Bert Ehgartner, 1962-; produced by Kurt Langbein, 1953-, Langbein & Partner, Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen, ZDF Television and ORF Fernsehprogramm-Service (Santa Monica, CA: The Video Project, 2012), 52 mins
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Antibiotics: New Agents, New Uses for Older Agents, and Strategies to Minimize Resistance
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(New Jersey: Health E. Galaxy, 2014), 31 mins
This video has a presentation by Jay B. Varkey on Antibiotics: New Agents, New Uses for Older Agents, and Strategies to Minimize Resistance.
(New Jersey: Health E. Galaxy, 2014), 31 mins
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Better Aid Saves Lives: Too Many Cooks Spoil the Broth
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directed by Jesper Heldgaard; produced by Anders Dencker Christensen (Copenhagen, Capital Region (Denmark): Danish Broadcasting Corporation, 2007), 29 mins
In the small Mtombosi Health Clinic in central Tanzania the clinical officer in charge has not recorded a single case of cholera in four years. At Tawa Health Center, a few kilometers away, there are new beds and mosquito-nets. In Tanzania, things have definitely changed for the better: Child mortality was reduced...
directed by Jesper Heldgaard; produced by Anders Dencker Christensen (Copenhagen, Capital Region (Denmark): Danish Broadcasting Corporation, 2007), 29 mins
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Designing Healthy Communities, Episode 1, Retrofitting Suburbia
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directed by Dale Bell and Harry Wiland; produced by Dale Bell, Harry Wiland and Beverly Baroff, Media & Policy Center Foundation, in Designing Healthy Communities, Episode 1 (Santa Monica, CA: The Video Project, 2012), 57 mins
Hosted by author and national health expert Dr. Richard Jackson, Designing Healthy Communities is a 4 part series and companion book that takes a comprehensive look at the impact America's built environment has on public health, and at the people and communities working to turn things around through innovative sol...
directed by Dale Bell and Harry Wiland; produced by Dale Bell, Harry Wiland and Beverly Baroff, Media & Policy Center Foundation, in Designing Healthy Communities, Episode 1 (Santa Monica, CA: The Video Project, 2012), 57 mins
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Emergency Management in Public Health: The H1N1 Example
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directed by Debbie McGee; presented by Doreen Westera, fl. 2013; produced by Debbie McGee (St. John's, NL: Doreen Westera, 2011), 28 mins
This DVD examines the activities of public health professionals in emergency management and discusses the four stages of emergency management: prevention, preparedness, response, and recovery. It offers the example of the 2010 pandemic H1N1 influenza outbreak.
directed by Debbie McGee; presented by Doreen Westera, fl. 2013; produced by Debbie McGee (St. John's, NL: Doreen Westera, 2011), 28 mins
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Human Condition, Weighing In: The Problems of Obesity
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produced by Sally V. Beaty, fl. 1985-2007, in Human Condition (Millis, MA: Intelecom, 2000), 29 mins
Poor food choices, combined with increasingly sedentary lifestyles, are blamed for the dramatic increase in obesity over the last several decades. Close to 35% of women and 31% of men over the age of 20 are now considered obese, and at increased risk for cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, certain types of cancer,...
produced by Sally V. Beaty, fl. 1985-2007, in Human Condition (Millis, MA: Intelecom, 2000), 29 mins
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Marketplace Africa, Lessons Learned From Ebola; Karim Lofti Senhadji 
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presented by Eleni Giokos, fl. 2005; produced by Adeline Chen; interview by Eleni Giokos, fl. 2005, in Marketplace Africa (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2020), 12 mins
The takeaways from the Ebola crisis and how that knowledge can be applied in the future; feeding an ever-growing population is both a social challenge and a business opportunity.
presented by Eleni Giokos, fl. 2005; produced by Adeline Chen; interview by Eleni Giokos, fl. 2005, in Marketplace Africa (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2020), 12 mins
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Mr. Nobody
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directed by Lyn Wright, fl. 1985-1995; produced by Silva Basmajian, fl. 1981-2015, National Film Board of Canada (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 1987), 36 mins
This short documentary tells the story of Jack Huggins, a 65-year-old man who was removed from his home and certified incompetent when he failed to comply with a Health Department order to clean up his living quarters. Jack felt that he was being treated "like Mr. Nobody. Just Mr. Nobody out on the street." Do men...
directed by Lyn Wright, fl. 1985-1995; produced by Silva Basmajian, fl. 1981-2015, National Film Board of Canada (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 1987), 36 mins
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