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 Nine Lives Of Alice Martineau

The Nine Lives Of Alice Martineau

Very hard to find BBC documentary that tells the story of Alice Martineau, who sadly died from Cy...

6.9 Views: 5,148
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Except for Six

Except for Six

Follow three patients on hospice care and explore the options people have at the end of life. We ...

8.3 Views: 5,103
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How Healing Becomes A Crime

How Healing Becomes A Crime

This documentary concerns Harry M. Hoxsey, the former coal miner whose family's herbal recipe has...

6.6 Views: 5,074
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Never Grow Old

Never Grow Old

For centuries scientists have been attempting to come up with an elixir of youth. Now remarkable ...

6.0 Views: 5,048
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Do You Really Want To Know?

Do You Really Want To Know?

Three families face the difficult decision of whether or not to be tested for Huntington's diseas...

8.0 Views: 5,028
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Ebola: Inside the Deadly Outbreak

Ebola: Inside the Deadly Outbreak

ABC News" Dr. Richard Besser travels into the hot zone – where thousands of Africans are dying ...

7.5 Views: 5,007
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Vietnam: My Orange Pain

Vietnam: My Orange Pain

Graphic images - viewer discretion advised. 50 years after the US military intervention in the Vi...

9.0 Views: 4,995
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AIDS Inc.

AIDS Inc.

AIDS, Inc. is a film about the multi-billion dollar AIDS industry, and how it profits from contin...

3.0 Views: 4,957
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The History of Asbestos

The History of Asbestos

The History of Asbestos is the must-see documentary for anyone affected by asbestos. America's wo...

7.9 Views: 4,952
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Jasmuheen Darkroom Retreat

Jasmuheen Darkroom Retreat

Jasmuheen darkroom retreat takes place in Tao garden, Chiangmai, Thailand where 45 people stay 9 ...

3.7 Views: 4,906
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When Food Kills

When Food Kills

It's every parent's worst nightmare. One moment their child is perfectly healthy. The next, they'...

3.0 Views: 4,891
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The Lazarus Effect

The Lazarus Effect

The 30 minute film illustrates the transformative effect of life-saving antiretroviral medicine t...

8.0 Views: 4,848
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Mermaid Girl: The Last Six Months

Mermaid Girl: The Last Six Months

2009. Shiloh Pepin was born with Mermaid Syndrome, or Sirenomelia, one of the rarest conditions k...

9.0 Views: 4,843
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The Other Side of AIDS

The Other Side of AIDS

Take an unflinching look into an issue the mainstream media doesn't dare touch: the failure of th...

5.2 Views: 4,798
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Extraordinary People - The Little Mermaid

Extraordinary People - The Little Mermaid

Against all odds, Shiloh Pepin of Portland, Maine turned 8 years old in August 2007. She was born...

7.8 Views: 4,763
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Dying To Sleep

Dying To Sleep

This documentary deals with a very rare and unusual prion disease called Fatal Familial Insomnia ...

5.6 Views: 4,714
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