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The Ethics of Abortion: When Does Life Begin?
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presented by Steve Taylor, fl. 2000; produced by Shortcuts TV (Leicester, England: Shortcuts TV, 2019), 7 mins
The controversies surrounding abortion involve a clash between two fundamental rights: the right of the unborn child, or foetus, and the rights of the mother. This film begins with the storm created by leading case of Roe vs Wade and then provides students with an unbiased analysis of the ethical issues underlying...
presented by Steve Taylor, fl. 2000; produced by Shortcuts TV (Leicester, England: Shortcuts TV, 2019), 7 mins
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Get Sober: Body, Mind & Spirit Remedies for Addiction
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produced by Erich Toll, fl. 2000, Wellia (Boulder, CO: Wellia, 2019), 29 mins

Sobering Statistics - Alcoholism, drug abuse and other addictions are skyrocketing. More than 34 million Americans are addicted to alcohol and/or drugs. That's about one in every 10 Americans over the age of 12, or roughly equal to the entire population of Texas.

Addictive Causes: For millions of people, will powe...

produced by Erich Toll, fl. 2000, Wellia (Boulder, CO: Wellia, 2019), 29 mins
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The Living Maya: The Sequels, Sequel 2, Margarita: 1976-2018
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directed by Hubert Smith, 1938-; presented by Hubert Smith, 1938-; produced by Hubert Smith, 1938-, in The Living Maya: The Sequels, Sequel 2 (Privately Published, 2019), 25 mins
The original series documented difficulties facing the community and a single family. A young woman was enmeshed in a series of mysterious ailments, causing her family to spend scarce resources on a variety of cures. How did her story end?
directed by Hubert Smith, 1938-; presented by Hubert Smith, 1938-; produced by Hubert Smith, 1938-, in The Living Maya: The Sequels, Sequel 2 (Privately Published, 2019), 25 mins
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Natural Remedies Series, 2., Feel Good: Natural Remedies for Depression
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produced by Erich Toll, fl. 2000, Wellia, in Natural Remedies Series, 2. (Boulder, CO: Wellia, 2019), 35 mins

Sad Statistics - Every year, 350 million people worldwide suffer from depression - that’s more than the population of the United States. Some 7% of Americans experience depression every year, costing more than $80 billion in lost productivity and healthcare.

Anti-Depressants: For millions of people, anti-depressan...

produced by Erich Toll, fl. 2000, Wellia, in Natural Remedies Series, 2. (Boulder, CO: Wellia, 2019), 35 mins
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PBS NewsHour, Fighting Malaria in The Remote Reaches of Cambodia
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produced by NewsHour Productions, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2019), 7 mins
Malaria causes nearly half a million deaths worldwide every year. Ninety percent of them are in sub-Saharan Africa, where poor infrastructure limits delivery of drugs. But now there is worry that those drugs are losing effectiveness as disease strains become resistant. Special correspondent Fred de Sam Lazaro repo...
produced by NewsHour Productions, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2019), 7 mins
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Understanding Your DNA
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produced by Dow Jones & Company; interview by Jason Anders (New York, NY: Dow Jones & Company, 2019), 23 mins
Jill Hagenkord, chief medical officer for Color, speaks with Jason Anders, the WSJ's chief news editor, about how the sophistication and democratization of genetic testing will impact the future of medical treatment.
produced by Dow Jones & Company; interview by Jason Anders (New York, NY: Dow Jones & Company, 2019), 23 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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