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Horizon, Living With ADHD
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directed by Milla Harrison-Hansley, fl. 2001-2015 and Alicky Sussman, fl. 2002; produced by Alicky Sussman, fl. 2002 and Milla Harrison-Hansley, fl. 2001-2015, in Horizon (London, England - Westminster: BBC Worldwide, 2005), 49 mins
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder kids are often bright and able, but for some reason unable to concentrate. The repercussions, for all involved, can be devastating. The current, controversial treatment, Ritalin, is a powerful amphetamine. This sensitive, uplifting documentary shows what it is really like t...
directed by Milla Harrison-Hansley, fl. 2001-2015 and Alicky Sussman, fl. 2002; produced by Alicky Sussman, fl. 2002 and Milla Harrison-Hansley, fl. 2001-2015, in Horizon (London, England - Westminster: BBC Worldwide, 2005), 49 mins
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Horizon, Coronavirus Special - Part Two
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produced by Rob Liddell, fl. 2007, in Horizon (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2020), 58 mins
In 2020, the world was stopped in its tracks by a new and deadly virus. Horizon explores some of the big questions about Covid-19 and the pandemic it created.The response to this new coronavirus put science centre stage. But science can often be confusing. Early predictions were wide of the mark. Wonder drugs fail...
produced by Rob Liddell, fl. 2007, in Horizon (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2020), 58 mins
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Horizon, Addicted to Painkillers? - The Opioid Crisis
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in Horizon (BBC Worldwide), 55 mins
We've all heard about the US opioid epidemic and its deadly impact on America. But could the prescription painkiller catastrophe be coming to the UK?Dr Michael Mosley is on the case, exploring how Britain became Europe's number one user of opioids, and meeting the people who claim they were only taking the pills t...
in Horizon (BBC Worldwide), 55 mins
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Horizon, Breath of Life
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in Horizon (BBC Worldwide), 54 mins
In 1999, Damian and Josephine Loughran each donated a fifth of their lungs to their sister Sheila, a cystic fibrosis sufferer. The controversial 3-way operation carried a potential mortality rate of 300%, left the healthy lungs of Damian and Josephine permanently impaired and at best gave Sheila an extra five year...
in Horizon (BBC Worldwide), 54 mins
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Horizon, Cannabis - Miracle Medicine Or Dangerous Drug
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in Horizon (BBC Worldwide), 53 mins
Medicinal cannabis is shrouded in controversy. How does it affect the body? Is it helpful or harmful? A&E doctor Javid Abdelmoneim looks for answers as he investigates the latest research. He meets the epilepsy patient responsible for changing the law around medicinal cannabis in the UK, witnessing the remarkable...
in Horizon (BBC Worldwide), 53 mins
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Horizon, Complete Obsession - Body Dismorphia
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in Horizon (BBC Worldwide), 53 mins
Since the late-19th Century medical literature has recorded cases of men and women who actually want to become amputees in order to feel 'whole'. Should the treatment be psychiatric or surgical? Against a background of heated medical and legal controversy, this extraordinary film explores the disease and the dilem...
in Horizon (BBC Worldwide), 53 mins
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Horizon, Doctors to Be (1986)
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in Horizon (BBC Worldwide), 54 mins
In a unique project horizon will follow a group of medical students into the next century. From this group will come the surgeons, cardiologists and general practitioners of the future.
in Horizon (BBC Worldwide), 54 mins
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Horizon, Hunt for the Legion Killer
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in Horizon (BBC Worldwide), 53 mins
An investigation into the mysterious Legionnaires Disease, and the startling new evidence uncovered in a British hospital.
in Horizon (BBC Worldwide), 53 mins
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Horizon, Sir Walter's Journey - A Genetic Map of Britain
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in Horizon (BBC Worldwide), 50 mins
A geneticist presents a radical new way of looking at our past as he sets out to trace the history we all have in our blood. On a journey through the British Isles, he follows the flow of genes back in time, with some astonishing results.
in Horizon (BBC Worldwide), 50 mins
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Horizon, The Professor of Surgery
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in Horizon (BBC Worldwide), 51 mins
Profile of the working life of Professor Ian McColl of Guy's Hospital, showing him relating to patients, operating and teaching both at Guy's and at Edenbridge War Memorial Hospital, where he is a visiting consultant.
in Horizon (BBC Worldwide), 51 mins
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