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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Globesity: Fat's New Frontier

Globesity: Fat's New Frontier

Globesity: Fat's New Frontier reveals the outrageous eruption of a worldwide corpulence in countr...

7.4 Views: 7,313
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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: 7,217
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The Trouble With Dying

The Trouble With Dying

The Trouble with Dying examines the current debate on euthanasia from the perspective of individu...

8.5 Views: 7,195
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Future of Food

Future of Food

There is a revolution happening in the farm fields and on the dinner tables of America " a revolu...

7.3 Views: 7,142
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The Truth About Vitamins

The Truth About Vitamins

Vitamins without doubt are vital to our health. And it remains possible that high dose vitamin su...

5.3 Views: 7,111
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Aspartame, NutraSweet, and the Poisonous Cover Up

Aspartame, NutraSweet, and the Poisonous Cover Up

Aspartame (E951) is an artificial sweetener, used in over 6000 products. The food industry claims...

6.9 Views: 7,058
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Extraordinary People: My Face is Eating Me Alive

Extraordinary People: My Face is Eating Me Alive

Eight years ago, when Tare was 13 years old, she had a toothache. Her mum Thandiwe told her not t...

7.4 Views: 7,024
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My Deadly Appetite

My Deadly Appetite

William Weaver has Prader-Willi syndrome - is a congenital (present from birth) disease character...

8.4 Views: 6,985
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McLibel

McLibel

McLibel is the story of two ordinary people who humiliated McDonald's in the biggest corporate PR...

7.5 Views: 6,969
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Pleasure and Pain with Michael Mosley

Pleasure and Pain with Michael Mosley

The journalist and presenter examines why pleasure and pain are integral to human survival, submi...

5.6 Views: 6,929
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Too Fat To Toddle

Too Fat To Toddle

Prof Gately and his team have been running successful weight loss camps for teenagers for eight y...

6.5 Views: 6,920
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Frankensteer

Frankensteer

FRANKENSTEER is a disturbing yet compelling documentary that reveals how the ordinary cow is bein...

7.5 Views: 6,919
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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: 6,865
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Sicko

Sicko

Documentary look at health care in the United States as provided by profit-oriented health mainte...

8.3 Views: 6,841
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Generation RX

Generation RX

Prozac Nation has given birth to a generation of messed-up kids. Children in the West are routine...

6.3 Views: 6,657
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Curing Cancer

Curing Cancer

This is about the work of a local doctor, Brian Druker, who was testing a new kind of cancer drug...

8.7 Views: 6,631
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