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Health Innovations, Spinal Rehab
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produced by SW Pictures, in Health Innovations (London, England: SW Pictures, 2028), 5 mins
According to the Haitian government, the January 2010 earthquake cost 230,000 lives and injured 300,000 people. Leon Ginsly suffered a serious spinal cord injury when his house collapsed, killing his wife and eight children. He gradually started to walk again with the help of The Haiti Hospital Appeal and is now t...
produced by SW Pictures, in Health Innovations (London, England: SW Pictures, 2028), 5 mins
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Bloomberg News, The Race to Diagnose CTE in the Living
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produced by Bloomberg L. P., in Bloomberg News (New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2018), 3 mins
Feb.05 -- With the Super Bowl this weekend, professional football remains in the midst of a health crisis. The NFL reported a 16 percent increase in the incidence of concussions this last season. Repetitive brain trauma puts players at risk of the degenerative brain disease Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy, or CTE...
produced by Bloomberg L. P., in Bloomberg News (New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2018), 3 mins
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I Cannot Tell You How I Feel
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(Icarus Films, 2018), 42 mins

Filmmaker Su Friedrich moves her fiesty mother into an "independent living" facility.

(Icarus Films, 2018), 42 mins
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Cholesterol, the Great Bluff
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(Icarus Films, 2018), 1 hour 23 mins

For more than six decades, doctors, nutritionists, and public health officials have been waging a war against high cholesterol in an effort to fight heart disease. It's a war that has seen the demonization of saturated fats, the rise and fall of hydrogenated oils, and the introduction of several generations of "mi...

(Icarus Films, 2018), 1 hour 23 mins
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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, Acid Attacks Increasing in Cambodia
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produced by SW Pictures, in Health Innovations (London, England: SW Pictures, 2018), 4 mins
In Cambodia, acid attacks have officially affected 347 people since 1984, but experts say countless incidents go unreported. Acid is relatively cheap and easy to get hold of in Cambodia, but is responsible for blinding and disfiguring its victims. The Cambodia Acid Survivor’s Charity is helping victims, includin...
produced by SW Pictures, in Health Innovations (London, England: SW Pictures, 2018), 4 mins
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Health Innovations, Affordable Medicines Facility
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presented by Dr. Ayan Panja, 1973-; produced by SW Pictures, in Health Innovations (London, England: SW Pictures, 2018), 3 mins
The newest and most effective anti-malaria drugs are now available to more people in Ghana, thanks to a subsidy. The price of Artemisinin Combination Therapy drugs (ACTs) have been cut by 80%, which means that 3 times more people in the country can now afford these drugs. But this is only a pilot scheme by the Glo...
presented by Dr. Ayan Panja, 1973-; produced by SW Pictures, in Health Innovations (London, England: SW Pictures, 2018), 3 mins
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Health Innovations, Beating Heart Failure
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produced by SW Pictures, in Health Innovations (London, England: SW Pictures, 2018), 3 mins
Doctors at Hammersmith Hospital in London are testing a new treatment for heart failure. It’s been discovered that nerves around the kidneys send messages to the brain, which leads to abnormal hormone levels causing heart failure. By permanently numbing these nerves with electricity and radio waves pulsed throug...
produced by SW Pictures, in Health Innovations (London, England: SW Pictures, 2018), 3 mins
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Health Innovations, Buruli Ulcers - a Neglected Disease
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produced by SW Pictures, in Health Innovations (London, England: SW Pictures, 2018), 3 mins
Buruli ulcer is a little-known disease in Ghana, even though it is highly prevalent in West Africa. Cases have also been found in over 30 countries, including Australia. It starts with a bump on the skin, then swells and if untreated, finally bursts and eats away at the flesh. The disease often goes untreated in G...
produced by SW Pictures, in Health Innovations (London, England: SW Pictures, 2018), 3 mins
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