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Chronic Disease, Obesity, and Diet
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directed by Ronald C. Meyer, fl. 1980; produced by Ronald C. Meyer, fl. 1980, Centre Communications (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2018), 25 mins

Chronic diseases are new curse of Western civilizations. We continue to see increases of people in America suffering from such diseases as obesity, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, cancer, arthritis, and Alzheimer's.

Chronic Disease, Obesity, and Poor Nutrition Health highlights the difference between chronic and...

directed by Ronald C. Meyer, fl. 1980; produced by Ronald C. Meyer, fl. 1980, Centre Communications (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2018), 25 mins
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Food, Nutrition and Good Health
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directed by Ronald C. Meyer, fl. 1980; produced by Ronald C. Meyer, fl. 1980, Centre Communications (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2018), 27 mins
Nutrition has become the most challenging and exciting of all the sciences in the 21st century. It holds out the promise of transforming the world of food into one of good health and vigor for people throughout the lifetime. Food, Nutrition and Good Health traces the dramatic shift in people's relationship to food...
directed by Ronald C. Meyer, fl. 1980; produced by Ronald C. Meyer, fl. 1980, Centre Communications (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2018), 27 mins
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Health Innovations, Fighting Malnutrition in Guatemala
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presented by Dr. Ayan Panja, 1973-; produced by SW Pictures, in Health Innovations (London, England: SW Pictures, 2018), 4 mins
A children’s clinic in Guatemala is bringing back indigenous plants to help fight chronic malnutrition in the country. With rising food prices, most children are bought up on just tortilla and beans, lacking essential vitamins and minerals. Staff at Bethania Clinic, supported by Christian Aid, are teaching moth...
presented by Dr. Ayan Panja, 1973-; produced by SW Pictures, in Health Innovations (London, England: SW Pictures, 2018), 4 mins
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Vital Signs, Episode 49, Dubai
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presented by Sanjay Gupta, 1969-; produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Vital Signs, Episode 49 (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2018), 23 mins
The beaches, the lifestyle, the beauty, the buildings: these are just some of the things Dubai is most known for. But like the rest of the world, obesity and diabetes are also on the rise here. Thankfully, so is awareness about these "lifestyle" diseases. In the UAE, there is a growing movement to try and address...
presented by Sanjay Gupta, 1969-; produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Vital Signs, Episode 49 (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2018), 23 mins
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Horizon, Season 53, Episode 1, Clean Eating: The Dirty Truth
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directed by Tristan Quinn, fl. 1998-2016; presented by Giles Yeo, 1973-; produced by Tristan Quinn, fl. 1998-2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 53, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2017), 52 mins
Imagine if the food you choose to eat could ‘clean’ your body and make you feel healthier. This film separates fact from pseudo-scientific fiction to unravel the diet conspiracy gripping the west: clean eating. Meet the biggest names behind this phenomena – people whose philosophies about food have influence...
directed by Tristan Quinn, fl. 1998-2016; presented by Giles Yeo, 1973-; produced by Tristan Quinn, fl. 1998-2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 53, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2017), 52 mins
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Horizon, Series 52, Episode 11, Why Are We Getting So Fat?
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directed by Alicky Sussman, fl. 2012 and Milla Harrison-Hansley, fl. 2001-2015; presented by Giles Yeo, 1973-; produced by Alicky Sussman, fl. 2012 and Milla Harrison-Hansley, fl. 2001-2015, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Series 52, Episode 11 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 51 mins
We are in the midst of an obesity epidemic. Over 60% of adults in the UK are currently classed as overweight or obese, and this figure is set to rise. Is it really as simple as eating less and exercising more? Cambridge geneticist Dr. Giles Yeo meets some of Britain’s largest people to find out. From rare geneti...
directed by Alicky Sussman, fl. 2012 and Milla Harrison-Hansley, fl. 2001-2015; presented by Giles Yeo, 1973-; produced by Alicky Sussman, fl. 2012 and Milla Harrison-Hansley, fl. 2001-2015, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Series 52, Episode 11 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 51 mins
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Trust Me, I'm a Doctor, Series 5, Episode 2
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directed by Michael Duffy, fl. 2012, Maurice O'Brien, fl. 2016 and Declan Healy, fl. 2010; presented by Zoe Williams, 1980-, Gabriel Weston, 1970-, Chris van Tulleken, 1978-, Saleyha Ahsan and Michael Mosley, 1957-; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Trust Me, I'm a Doctor, Series 5, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 52 mins

Michael Mosley and the doctors set up experiments to get to the truth behind health claims and headlines.

Dr Chris van Tulleken teams up with Nottingham University to see whether high-intensity exercise is as good for us as is claimed, guest presenter Dr Zoe Williams gets a group of volunteers to help put some hom...

directed by Michael Duffy, fl. 2012, Maurice O'Brien, fl. 2016 and Declan Healy, fl. 2010; presented by Zoe Williams, 1980-, Gabriel Weston, 1970-, Chris van Tulleken, 1978-, Saleyha Ahsan and Michael Mosley, 1957-; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Trust Me, I'm a Doctor, Series 5, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 52 mins
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Trust Me, I'm a Doctor, Series 5, Summer Special, Trust Me, I'm a Doctor, Series 5: Summer Special
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directed by Maurice O'Brien, fl. 2016, Declan Healy, fl. 2010 and Kate Pringle, fl. 2014; presented by Zoe Williams, 1980-, Gabriel Weston, 1970-, Chris van Tulleken, 1978-, Saleyha Ahsan and Michael Mosley, 1957-; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Trust Me, I'm a Doctor, Series 5, Summer Special (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 51 mins
As the sun comes out (or not!) the doctors are back doing science research on our behalf. While we prepare to bare our bodies on the beach, Dr Saleyha Ahsan and the University of Oxford test whether it is really possible to bust belly fat, and skin surgeon Gabriel Weston takes a special camera on the streets to se...
directed by Maurice O'Brien, fl. 2016, Declan Healy, fl. 2010 and Kate Pringle, fl. 2014; presented by Zoe Williams, 1980-, Gabriel Weston, 1970-, Chris van Tulleken, 1978-, Saleyha Ahsan and Michael Mosley, 1957-; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Trust Me, I'm a Doctor, Series 5, Summer Special (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 51 mins
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Truth About..., Fat
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directed by Matthew Ainsworth, 1975-; presented by Saleyha Ahsan; produced by Matthew Ainsworth, 1975-, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Truth About... (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 51 mins
Fat has a reputation as public health enemy number one. We’ve spent decades trying to eat less of it – yet today we’re unhealthier than ever. This engaging film sees a group of health service workers undergo a series of eating trials – including a bold experiment to investigate the effects of giving up fat...
directed by Matthew Ainsworth, 1975-; presented by Saleyha Ahsan; produced by Matthew Ainsworth, 1975-, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Truth About... (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 51 mins
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Truth About..., Healthy Eating
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directed by Tristan Quinn, fl. 1998-2016 and Paul Barnett, 1963-; presented by Fiona Phillips, 1961-; produced by Tristan Quinn, fl. 1998-2016 and Paul Barnett, 1963-, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Truth About... (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 52 mins
We spend millions of pounds each year on products that we’re told are good for us. The promise of improving health is the ultimate marketing ploy. But does the science behind this multi-million-pound business really back up the claims? Using the latest scientific knowledge, this film debunks the fallacies that d...
directed by Tristan Quinn, fl. 1998-2016 and Paul Barnett, 1963-; presented by Fiona Phillips, 1961-; produced by Tristan Quinn, fl. 1998-2016 and Paul Barnett, 1963-, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Truth About... (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 52 mins
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