Health Documentaries

Health docs are all about our well-being including physical and mental. Food and it's personal and social impacts on health are also explored here. Sometimes you may feel a real human connection to the people featured in some of these films. There are many about human well-being in general, and some fascinating features on food.

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The Sick Story of Genetically Modified Organisms

The Sick Story of Genetically Modified Organisms

A genetically modified organism (GMO) is created in the lab using scientific methods to splice ch...

8.8 Views: 10,217
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Seeds of Freedom

Seeds of Freedom

Seeds of Freedom seeks to challenge the mantra that large-scale, industrial agriculture is the on...

8.6 Views: 3,232
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Vegucated

Vegucated

Part sociological experiment and part adventure comedy, Vegucated is a award-winning documentary ...

7.7 Views: 12,826
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Ending Endometriosis: The Search For A Cure

Ending Endometriosis: The Search For A Cure

"Ending Endometriosis" is a 30-minute medical documentary filmed in 2009 about the disease and th...

7.0 Views: 3,256
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The Tiniest Boy In Britain

The Tiniest Boy In Britain

The story of two-year-old Alex Connerty, Britain's only primordial dwarf. Alex was born with an e...

6.7 Views: 3,657
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A Breath of Life

A Breath of Life

To some people, surfing is a way of life. From birth, they are taught that the ocean is a resourc...

5.4 Views: 4,379
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The Men Who Made Us Thin

The Men Who Made Us Thin

As obesity escalates, the diet business is booming. In this four-part series, Jacques Peretti inv...

5.2 Views: 6,828
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Seeds of Death: Unveiling The Lies of GMO's

Seeds of Death: Unveiling The Lies of GMO's

This feature-length documentary exposes the public health dangers of genetically modified foods a...

8.1 Views: 5,515
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The Girl Who Never Ate

The Girl Who Never Ate

The story of Tia McCarthy, a seven-year-old girl with a rare disorder in which her oesophagus and...

6.4 Views: 6,024
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Extraordinary People: The 46 Year Pregnancy

Extraordinary People: The 46 Year Pregnancy

This episode is about Zahra, a 75 year old woman from Morroco, admitted to the hospital for abdom...

7.8 Views: 5,965
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Dying To Be Anorexic

Dying To Be Anorexic

Anorexia: it's a lifestyle not a disease. That's the view of the three young people who feature i...

4.8 Views: 8,754
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People Say I'm Crazy

People Say I'm Crazy

People Say I'm Crazy (1989) is a 56 minute award-winning color documentary produced by the Califo...

7.8 Views: 5,251
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SRI: System of Rice Intensification

SRI: System of Rice Intensification

This documentary describes the use of System of Rice Intensification (SRI) method in growing of ...

9.0 Views: 2,335
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Spirulina -The Amazing Algae

Spirulina -The Amazing Algae

The Documentary film presents an exploration of a nearly invisible fresh water algae with scienti...

3.1 Views: 6,524
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Half Man, Half Tree: Meet the Tree Man

Half Man, Half Tree: Meet the Tree Man

32 year old Dede lives in a remote village in Indonesia with his two children, trying to care for...

7.3 Views: 5,592
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Addicted to Pleasure: Sugar

Addicted to Pleasure: Sugar

Revealing the rich and controversial past of sugar, alcohol, tobacco and opium, Hollywood actor B...

5.8 Views: 7,150
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