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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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: 6,597
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I'm A Child Anorexic

I'm A Child Anorexic

Documentary which follows the progress of 12-year-old Natasha and 13-year-old Naomi through their...

5.9 Views: 6,566
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An Inconvenient Tooth

An Inconvenient Tooth

This stunning documentary, which features scientists, health professionals and activists, was rec...

8.8 Views: 6,405
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Extraordinary Humans: Muscles

Extraordinary Humans: Muscles

NGC investigates the science of muscle by taking us on a journey inside the bodies of two remarka...

5.5 Views: 6,351
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The Starving Art

The Starving Art

A documentary focusing on the prevalence of disordered eating and eating disorders among dancers....

5.6 Views: 6,189
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The Future of Food

The Future of Food

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

6.3 Views: 6,173
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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...

6.3 Views: 6,078
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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: 6,019
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The Tiniest Girl In The World

The Tiniest Girl In The World

Two-year-old Charlotte weighs less than eight pounds and wears the clothes of a newborn baby. At ...

7.9 Views: 5,984
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Mystery Diagnosis: The Man Who Tripled In Size

Mystery Diagnosis: The Man Who Tripled In Size

Walt Breidigan starts out with flu-like symptoms, but soon becomes dizzy from hypotension. He dev...

7.2 Views: 5,937
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My Shocking Story: I Woke Up in a Morgue

My Shocking Story: I Woke Up in a Morgue

This documentary follows those who suffer from the rare disease named Narcolepsy, Cataplexy. Cata...

7.6 Views: 5,919
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The Drugging of Our Children

The Drugging of Our Children

In the absence of any objective medical tests to determine who has ADD or ADHD, doctors rely in p...

8.2 Views: 5,909
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House of Numbers - Anatomy of an Epidemic

House of Numbers - Anatomy of an Epidemic

In House of Numbers: Anatomy of an Epidemic, an AIDS film like no other, the HIV/AIDS story is be...

8.0 Views: 5,909
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Money Talks - Profits Before Patient Safety

Money Talks - Profits Before Patient Safety

Money Talks exposes the questionable tactics that big drug companies use to make record profits b...

6.0 Views: 5,907
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Strange Culture

Strange Culture

Alternately teasing and terrifying, Strange Culture molds one man's tragedy into an engrossing na...

2.3 Views: 5,778
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The Doctor, the Depleted Uranium, and the Dying Children

The Doctor, the Depleted Uranium, and the Dying Children

An award winning documentary film produced for German television by Freider Wagner and Valentin T...

6.4 Views: 5,735
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