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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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Sobriety Road
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directed by Jody Belsher, fl. 2015; produced by Jody Belsher, fl. 2015, Heartsgate Productions (San Luis Obispo, CA: Heartsgate Productions, 2019), 1 hour 6 mins
SOBRIETY ROAD explores the world of addiction and the challenges to recovery. The full feature documentary includes interviews with individuals struggling with addiction, their families, inmates and professionals in the field. Sharing their insights, experiences and hope, SOBRIETY ROAD takes the viewer on a journe...
directed by Jody Belsher, fl. 2015; produced by Jody Belsher, fl. 2015, Heartsgate Productions (San Luis Obispo, CA: Heartsgate Productions, 2019), 1 hour 6 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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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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Depression and Me
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directed by Peter Gauvain, fl. 2004; produced by Peter Gauvain, fl. 2004, Coasthouse Productions, Silverfish Media and Windfall Films (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 49 mins
Alastair Campbell is best known for his role as Tony Blair’s formidable spin doctor but, away from the public eye, he has been dogged by crippling bouts of depression. Some days, just getting out of bed is too hard. Therapy and anti-depressant medication is helping him keep his head above water – but is that t...
directed by Peter Gauvain, fl. 2004; produced by Peter Gauvain, fl. 2004, Coasthouse Productions, Silverfish Media and Windfall Films (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 49 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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