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An Act of Faith
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(Bullfrog Films), 27 mins

Lillian Cingo has one great luxury in her life -- a mini whirlpool to soak her sore feet. It's a small self-indulgence for a woman who spends all day on her feet, from dawn to dusk. Lillian's job is, literally, to keep her hospital on track. She's the manager of the Phelophepa health train that spends nine months...

(Bullfrog Films), 27 mins
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Addiction Incorporated
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(Bullfrog Films, 2014), 1 hour 15 mins

ADDICTION INCORPORATED tells the true story of how former Philip Morris scientist Victor DeNoble's unexpected discovery of an addiction ingredient in tobacco led to more addictive cigarettes, and how his Congressional testimony forever changed how tobacco is sold and marketed. The public revelation of long-held to...

(Bullfrog Films, 2014), 1 hour 15 mins
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The Allergy Fix
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(Bullfrog Films, 2014), 44 mins

Why is there such an alarming increase in the number of children with food allergies?

THE ALLERGY FIX explores the science behind the surge in childhood food allergies over the last twenty years. More than three times as many children have food allergies now than twenty years ago. And one out of every three childr...

(Bullfrog Films, 2014), 44 mins
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A-OK?
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(Bullfrog Films), 26 mins
Vitamin A is essential for the functioning of the human immune system. In industrialized countries, foods like flour or sugar have been fortified with it for decades. But it's not the same picture in some developing countries, where children with Vitamin A deficiency run the risk of dying from common childhood ill...
(Bullfrog Films), 26 mins
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Code Black
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(Bullfrog Films, 2015), 1 hour 20 mins

In his vivid and thought-provoking filmmaking debut, physician Ryan McGarry gives us unprecedented access to America's busiest Emergency Department. Amidst real life-and-death situations, McGarry follows a dedicated team of charismatic, young doctors-in-training as they wrestle openly with both their ideals and wi...

(Bullfrog Films, 2015), 1 hour 20 mins
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Cuba: The Accidental Revolution, Part 2
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in Cuba: The Accidental Revolution (Bullfrog Films, 2007), 45 mins

In Health Care System we learn that Cuba has been blockaded since 1961, but today Cuba has the highest quality of life in the region, the highest life expectancy, and one of the highest literacy rates in all of Latin America.

With the collapse of the Soviet Bloc, Cuba lost the foreign exchange needed to pay for ex...

in Cuba: The Accidental Revolution (Bullfrog Films, 2007), 45 mins
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A Dangerous Idea
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(Bullfrog Films, 2017), 1 hour 48 mins

There is a dangerous idea that has threatened the American Dream from the very beginning. It is a strong current of biological determinism which views some groups, races and individuals as inherently superior to others and more deserving of fundamental rights. Despite the founders' assertion that 'all are created...

(Bullfrog Films, 2017), 1 hour 48 mins
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From Docklands to Dhaka
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(Bullfrog Films), 28 mins
Sam Everington is an MD in Bromley-by-Bow, one of the poorest districts of London. 40% of his patients are from Bangladesh. Sam passionately believes community health involves not just treating illness, but working with local people on jobs, housing, and education.
But with far worse poverty back in Bangladesh,...
(Bullfrog Films), 28 mins
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Gene Blues
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(Bullfrog Films), 31 mins

This outstanding video examines some of the ethical issues associated with DNA testing and sets the stage for a national debate on the ramifications of human gene technology.
As geneticists unlock the DNA code, they learn how differences in the DNA that makes up particular genes are linked to variations in physica...

(Bullfrog Films), 31 mins
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A Healthy Start
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(Bullfrog Films, 1996), 11 mins

In South Africa, still struggling with the legacy of apartheid, there were worries that women's health issues would be overlooked. So a group of women in Johannesburg formed the Women's Health Project to ensure that their needs and experience were included in the decision-making process. Their work is now being...

(Bullfrog Films, 1996), 11 mins
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