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Frontline, Season 31, Episode 17, TB Silent Killer
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directed by Jezza Neumann, 1968-; produced by Rebecca Stewart, fl. 2014-2016 and Jezza Neumann, 1968-, in Frontline, Season 31, Episode 17 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2014), 1 hour 23 mins
With more than 8 million new infections every year, virulent new drug-resistant strains emerging faster than ever, and outbreaks across the world, tuberculosis has become the second leading cause of death from an infectious disease on the planet.
directed by Jezza Neumann, 1968-; produced by Rebecca Stewart, fl. 2014-2016 and Jezza Neumann, 1968-, in Frontline, Season 31, Episode 17 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2014), 1 hour 23 mins
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Frontline, Season 2020: Episode 19, Love, Life & the Virus
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produced by Oscar Guerra, fl. 2018, in Frontline, Season 2020: Episode 19 (Public Broadcasting Service), 53 mins
Love, Life & The Virus: A mother’s fight to survive COVID and see her newborn baby. Also: Undocumented in the Pandemic: how the coronavirus pandemic is impacting immigrant families. Produced in partnership with The Marshall Project.
produced by Oscar Guerra, fl. 2018, in Frontline, Season 2020: Episode 19 (Public Broadcasting Service), 53 mins
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Mindfulness Goes Mainstream
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produced by Laurie Donnelly, fl. 1986-2019, Anne Adams, fl. 2007 and Nicholas A. Stein, fl. 2006, WGBH Educational Foundation (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 38 mins
Today, a "Mindfulness Revolution" is sweeping across the country as millions of people are incorporating it into their daily lives. Many studies document its positive effects on our health and wellbeing. Hear insight from mindfulness meditation experts, including Jon Kabat-Zinn and Chade-Meng Tan, and from others...
produced by Laurie Donnelly, fl. 1986-2019, Anne Adams, fl. 2007 and Nicholas A. Stein, fl. 2006, WGBH Educational Foundation (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 38 mins
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Understanding the Opioid Epidemic
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directed by John Grant, fl. 1998; produced by John Grant, fl. 1998, WNED-TV (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 55 mins
Understanding the Opioid Epidemic traces the causes behind the unprecedented growth in the use of prescription opioids and the devastating impact these drugs are having in virtually every part of America.
directed by John Grant, fl. 1998; produced by John Grant, fl. 1998, WNED-TV (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 55 mins
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America by the Numbers with Maria Hinojosa, Season 1, Episode 7, Surviving Year One
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directed by Billy Shebar, fl. 2014 and Charlotte Mangin, fl. 2000; presented by Maria Hinojosa, 1961-; produced by Billy Shebar, fl. 2014 and Charlotte Mangin, fl. 2000, Futuro Media Group, in America by the Numbers with Maria Hinojosa, Season 1, Episode 7 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2014), 26 mins
The U.S. spends more on healthcare than any other nation, and the biggest portion goes towards pregnancy and childbirth. Despite that, the nation ranks 56th lowest in the world for infant mortality. To find out more about this critical issue, we visit Rochester, New York—where babies are dying at a rate almost t...
directed by Billy Shebar, fl. 2014 and Charlotte Mangin, fl. 2000; presented by Maria Hinojosa, 1961-; produced by Billy Shebar, fl. 2014 and Charlotte Mangin, fl. 2000, Futuro Media Group, in America by the Numbers with Maria Hinojosa, Season 1, Episode 7 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2014), 26 mins
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Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies, Episode 2, The Blind Men and the Elephant
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directed by Barak Goodman, fl. 1996 and Deborah Dickson, fl. 1983; produced by Ken Burns, 1953-, Ark Media, Weta Washington, Laura Ziskin Pictures and Florentine Films, in Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2015, originally published 2010), 1 hour 53 mins
This episode picks up the story in the wake of the declaration of a “war on cancer” by Richard Nixon in 1971. Flush with optimism and awash with federal dollars, the cancer field plunges forward in search of a cure. In the lab, rapid progress is made in understanding the essential nature of the cancer cell, le...
directed by Barak Goodman, fl. 1996 and Deborah Dickson, fl. 1983; produced by Ken Burns, 1953-, Ark Media, Weta Washington, Laura Ziskin Pictures and Florentine Films, in Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2015, originally published 2010), 1 hour 53 mins
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Frontline, The Vaccine War
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directed by John Palfreman, fl. 2012; produced by John Palfreman, fl. 2012, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2010), 57 mins
Controversy surrounds vaccines for many ordinary Americans. On one side sits scientific medicine, and the public health establishment; on the other a populist coalition of parents, celebrities, politicians and activists. It's a war that increasingly takes place on the Internet with both sides using the latest soci...
directed by John Palfreman, fl. 2012; produced by John Palfreman, fl. 2012, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2010), 57 mins
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Frontline, Outbreak
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directed by Daniel Edge, fl. 2004-2018; produced by Sasha Achilli, fl. 2011-2015, Lu Olkowski, fl. 2014-2015, Michelle Mizner, fl. 2007-2016, Missy Frederick, fl. 2007-2016 and Daniel Edge, fl. 2004-2018, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2015), 56 mins
Why wasn't the Ebola outbreak stopped? When the largest Ebola outbreak on record began to devastate West Africa, why did it take so long for the world to respond? This film tells the vivid, inside story of how and why the Ebola outbreak in West Africa wasn't stopped before it was too late, drawing on revelatory an...
directed by Daniel Edge, fl. 2004-2018; produced by Sasha Achilli, fl. 2011-2015, Lu Olkowski, fl. 2014-2015, Michelle Mizner, fl. 2007-2016, Missy Frederick, fl. 2007-2016 and Daniel Edge, fl. 2004-2018, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2015), 56 mins
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Frontline, Season 33, Episode 3, Being Mortal
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directed by Thomas Jennings, fl. 2010; presented by Atul Gawande, 1965-; produced by Lauren Mucciolo, fl. 2005-2015 and Thomas Jennings, fl. 2010, Frontline (Television program), in Frontline, Season 33, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2015), 55 mins
Death is something we will all one day face. So why is it so hard for doctors to talk with their patients about dying? How can the medical profession better help people navigate the final chapters of their lives with confidence, direction, and purpose? Renowned surgeon and New Yorker writer Atul Gawande explored t...
directed by Thomas Jennings, fl. 2010; presented by Atul Gawande, 1965-; produced by Lauren Mucciolo, fl. 2005-2015 and Thomas Jennings, fl. 2010, Frontline (Television program), in Frontline, Season 33, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2015), 55 mins
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Frontline, Season 2020, Episode 16, Coronavirus Pandemic
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directed by Miles O'Brien, 1959-; produced by Miles O'Brien, 1959-, Caleb Hellerman, fl. 2020 and Kate McMahon, fl. 2010, WGBH Boston, in Frontline, Season 2020, Episode 16 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 54 mins
A special report on the government response to the coronavirus and the human toll investigates the federal response versus Washington State, the outbreak’s U.S. epicenter; and in the Midwest, how the outbreak impacts poor children.
directed by Miles O'Brien, 1959-; produced by Miles O'Brien, 1959-, Caleb Hellerman, fl. 2020 and Kate McMahon, fl. 2010, WGBH Boston, in Frontline, Season 2020, Episode 16 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 54 mins
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