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60 Minutes, The Dust at Ground Zero, Part One
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produced by Kyra Darnton, fl. 2005-2013, Columbia Broadcasting System, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2006), 15 mins
Katie Couric takes a look at the health effects and fallout from the dust at Ground Zero. She talked to the EPA's former head to see why so many workers became ill.
produced by Kyra Darnton, fl. 2005-2013, Columbia Broadcasting System, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2006), 15 mins
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60 Minutes, Part 2, The Dust At Ground Zero (Part Two)
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produced by Kyra Darnton, fl. 2005-2013, Columbia Broadcasting System, in 60 Minutes, Part 2 (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2007), 9 mins
Katie Couric takes a look at the health effects and fallout from the dust at Ground Zero. She talked to the EPA's former head to see why so many workers became ill.
produced by Kyra Darnton, fl. 2005-2013, Columbia Broadcasting System, in 60 Minutes, Part 2 (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2007), 9 mins
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Annabella's Story
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directed by Andrew Veitch; produced by Richard Wilson and Dick Bower (London, England: SW Pictures, 2009), 26 mins
Uganda has been hit hard by the HIV/AIDS epidemic. However, the country is now fighting back and the number of Ugandans infected has dropped from 15% to 6%. Part of this can be attributed to access to ARV's, particularly for children. Recently Annabella was told she had HIV. Her mother was ill and her father died...
directed by Andrew Veitch; produced by Richard Wilson and Dick Bower (London, England: SW Pictures, 2009), 26 mins
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Frontline, Life and Death in Assisted Living
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presented by Jonathan Jones, fl. 2011; produced by Carl Byker and A. C. Thompson, fl. 2006-2017, ProPublica, Yellow River Productions, Public Broadcasting Service and Frontline (Television program); interview by A. C. Thompson, fl. 2006-2017, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2013), 56 mins
More and more elderly Americans are choosing to spend their later years in assisted living facilities, which have sprung up as an alternative to nursing homes. But is this loosely regulated, multi-billion dollar industry putting seniors at risk? In a major investigation with ProPublica, FRONTLINE examines the oper...
presented by Jonathan Jones, fl. 2011; produced by Carl Byker and A. C. Thompson, fl. 2006-2017, ProPublica, Yellow River Productions, Public Broadcasting Service and Frontline (Television program); interview by A. C. Thompson, fl. 2006-2017, in Frontline (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2013), 56 mins
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Kill or Cure?, The Measles War
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in Kill or Cure? (London, England: SW Pictures, 2008), 25 mins
Vaccinating children in developing countries can be hard work. It’s a huge challenge – especially when there are long distances to travel, there’s not enough staff and there is the need to keep vaccines at the right temperature. Trying to do it during a war or in times of conflict, when young lives are even...
in Kill or Cure? (London, England: SW Pictures, 2008), 25 mins
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Kill or Cure?, Vaccine of Hope
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directed by Alex Seaborne; produced by Alex Seaborne, in Kill or Cure? (London, England: SW Pictures, 2008), 23 mins
Japanese Encephalitis kills thousands of children across Asia and leaves thousands more disabled. A new vaccine, developed and manufactured in China, is being rolled out across Southern Asia for the first time. The new manufacturing process is more streamlined making the drug much cheaper.
directed by Alex Seaborne; produced by Alex Seaborne, in Kill or Cure? (London, England: SW Pictures, 2008), 23 mins
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Kill or Cure?, A Vaccine for Dengue
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directed by Ben Summers, fl. 2007; produced by Ben Summers, fl. 2007 and Dick Bower, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Kill or Cure? (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 22 mins
Dengue fever affects up to 100 million people every year, mainly children. It kills about 20,000 – and they die from what is known as dengue shock syndrome. The hunt is now on for a vaccine. Sanofi pasteur and GSK, two of the biggest drug companies in the world, have been working on a dengue fever vaccine for so...
directed by Ben Summers, fl. 2007; produced by Ben Summers, fl. 2007 and Dick Bower, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Kill or Cure? (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 22 mins
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Kill or Cure?, New Weapon Against Malaria
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directed by Anya Sitaram; produced by Anya Sitaram, in Kill or Cure? (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 23 mins
A chemical developed by China for use by the Vietcong in the Vietnam War to fight malaria is providing new hope for millions of malaria sufferers. The chemical called artemisinin, which is extracted from the ginghao plant, is providing new hope for millions of malaria sufferers. The plant is grown in vast quantiti...
directed by Anya Sitaram; produced by Anya Sitaram, in Kill or Cure? (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 23 mins
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Kill or Cure?, Rubella: Tomorrow's Children
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directed by Duncan Crowe; produced by Duncan Crowe, in Kill or Cure? (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 22 mins
We travel to Poona in India where the very latest rubella vaccines are under development and we find out about the new methods of delivery and production. We filmed in the Dominican Republic in Central America where CRS is a major cause of disabilities. It's estimated that if rubella was brought under control in t...
directed by Duncan Crowe; produced by Duncan Crowe, in Kill or Cure? (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 22 mins
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Kill or Cure?, Thalidomide: A New Lease of Life?
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directed by Jago Smith, fl. 2010; produced by Jago Smith, fl. 2010, in Kill or Cure? (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 24 mins
The Bete Noire of Big Pharma is making a comeback – this time as a treatment for Blood Cancers. Thalidomide is the drug best known for causing deformities in thousands of children in Europe and the USA, but in May 2006, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved thalidomide for use in combination with anothe...
directed by Jago Smith, fl. 2010; produced by Jago Smith, fl. 2010, in Kill or Cure? (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 24 mins
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