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60 Minutes, Prisoner Of Pain
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produced by Deirdre Naphin Curran, fl. 2001-2013 and Katy Textor, fl. 2006-2015, Columbia Broadcasting System, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2006), 13 mins
Richard Paey spent years battling chronic pain caused by a car accident, but as Morley Safer reports, Paey's quest for pain relief would eventually land him in big trouble with the law.
produced by Deirdre Naphin Curran, fl. 2001-2013 and Katy Textor, fl. 2006-2015, Columbia Broadcasting System, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2006), 13 mins
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Kill or Cure?, The Deadly Trematodes
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directed by Jago Smith, fl. 2010; produced by Anya Sitaram, Richard Wilson, Dick Bower and Jago Smith, fl. 2010, SW Pictures, in Kill or Cure? (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 23 mins
Trematodes are tiny parasites that live for years in the liver, lungs and even the brains of at least 40 million worldwide. People get infected by eating freshwater fish and shellfish - and it is very hard to detect and cure. Millions of dollars a year are wasted on treating the wrong disease. The video focuses on...
directed by Jago Smith, fl. 2010; produced by Anya Sitaram, Richard Wilson, Dick Bower and Jago Smith, fl. 2010, SW Pictures, in Kill or Cure? (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 23 mins
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Survivor's Guide, Ethiopia and Bednets
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directed by Alexis Bloom, fl. 2000; produced by Alexis Bloom, fl. 2000, Anya Sitaram, Richard Wilson and Dick Bower, in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 22 mins
Malaria is primarily a disease of the young and of the poor, many of them children who live in remote areas with no easy access to health services. Most malarial deaths in Africa are among children. Nearly 3,000 die each day. But the use of simple prevention and control methods has shown startling results. Trials...
directed by Alexis Bloom, fl. 2000; produced by Alexis Bloom, fl. 2000, Anya Sitaram, Richard Wilson and Dick Bower, in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 22 mins
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Vaccine Hunters, An Injection of Hope
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directed by Alex Seaborne; produced by Alex Seaborne, in Vaccine Hunters (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 23 mins
Vaccines are one of the greatest medical successes of the last 100 years. Three quarters of the 130 million babies born every year are now immunized against diseases which in the past could well have killed them. Vaccines mean we live in a much healthier world, where fewer children die or become economic burdens o...
directed by Alex Seaborne; produced by Alex Seaborne, in Vaccine Hunters (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 23 mins
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Survivor's Guide, Killer on the Doorstep
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directed by Alex Seaborne; produced by Alex Seaborne, Anya Sitaram, Richard Wilson and Dick Bower, in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 23 mins
A new and largely fatal disease is emerging in Asia. It has already bought devastation to many families. Experts predict it could be the start of the next worldwide pandemic. In four out of five cases, bird flu, or Avian Flu, is fatal. The worst hit country is Indonesia where we met Suci a young girl whose mother...
directed by Alex Seaborne; produced by Alex Seaborne, Anya Sitaram, Richard Wilson and Dick Bower, in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 23 mins
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Kill or Cure?, The Malaria Vaccine
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directed by Joe Loncraine; produced by Joe Loncraine, in Kill or Cure? (London, England: SW Pictures, 2008), 22 mins
Kill or Cure? goes in search of the very latest ways to fight the disease. Malaria is still the most deadly disease in the world - it kills a child every thirty seconds. As yet no vaccine exists. But the race is on to find one and several companies are getting close. This episode of Kill or Cure? looks at two diff...
directed by Joe Loncraine; produced by Joe Loncraine, in Kill or Cure? (London, England: SW Pictures, 2008), 22 mins
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Survivor's Guide, The Nurse Next Door
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directed by Alex Seaborne; produced by Alex Seaborne, in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures, 2008), 23 mins
Esther Bokawurkin is a real survivor. She lives in a remote village in southern Nigeria and it’s not just that she has 12 children, but when she was younger she was infected by the parasitic worm that causes river blindness. She was one of the lucky ones and made a full recovery but many of her friends and neigh...
directed by Alex Seaborne; produced by Alex Seaborne, in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures, 2008), 23 mins
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Sunday Morning, Bill Geist: Parkinson's Revelation
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presented by Charles Osgood, 1933-; produced by Columbia Broadcasting System, in Sunday Morning (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2012), 2 mins
This Sunday Morning episode, reported by Bill Geist, is about Geist's revelations of his Parkinson's disease and spine problems.
presented by Charles Osgood, 1933-; produced by Columbia Broadcasting System, in Sunday Morning (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2012), 2 mins
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Sunday Morning, All The Buzz
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presented by Charles Osgood, 1933-; produced by John R. D'Amelio, fl. 2006-2013, Columbia Broadcasting System, in Sunday Morning (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2013), 9 mins
This Sunday Morning Video, reported by Tracy Smith, is about the disease threat of mosquitos.
presented by Charles Osgood, 1933-; produced by John R. D'Amelio, fl. 2006-2013, Columbia Broadcasting System, in Sunday Morning (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2013), 9 mins
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Vaccine Hunters, A Cure for Poverty?
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directed by Alex Seaborne; produced by Alex Seaborne, in Vaccine Hunters (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 23 mins
Vaccines are one of the greatest medical successes of the last 100 years. Three quarters of the 130 million babies born every year are now immunized against diseases which in the past could well have killed them. Vaccines mean we live in a much healthier world, where fewer children die or become economic burdens o...
directed by Alex Seaborne; produced by Alex Seaborne, in Vaccine Hunters (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 23 mins
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