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Man Alive, David: Portrait of A Retarded Youth
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directed by Tom Kelly, fl. 1979; produced by Tom Kelly, fl. 1979, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, in Man Alive (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1979), 28 mins
Downsyndrome! Mongoloid! These chilling words have always meant the newborn baby was condemned to a life of severe limitations. But not always. David McFarlane was such a child. Now at sixteen he is a poised, athletic, articulate young man who has won an acting award for his role in a television drama about Down S...
directed by Tom Kelly, fl. 1979; produced by Tom Kelly, fl. 1979, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, in Man Alive (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1979), 28 mins
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Patterns of Pain
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produced by Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (Filmakers Library, 1980), 1 hour 3 mins
Pain and its relief is a primary concern of medicine. A professor of psychology, a zoologist and a doctor explain the perception of pain in the nervous system. Covered are topics such as pain control through hypnosis, acupuncture and yoga; thresholds of pain; the body's ability to release its own analgesic; and ne...
produced by Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (Filmakers Library, 1980), 1 hour 3 mins
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