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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Britain's Compulsive Shoppers

Britain's Compulsive Shoppers

Shopping is something most people do - but for some, it can become an obsessive-compulsive habit ...

10.0 Views: 851
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Spoilt Rotten

Spoilt Rotten

From obesity to alcohol misuse, from rotting baby teeth to hearing problems caused by passive smo...

10.0 Views: 1,172
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Mahendra Ahirwar: The Boy Who Sees The World Upside Down

Mahendra Ahirwar: The Boy Who Sees The World Upside Down

13 year old Mahendra Ahirwar suffers with a rare condition called congenital myopathy that makes ...

9.6 Views: 1,177
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Are our eyes getting worse? - The myopia boom

Are our eyes getting worse? - The myopia boom

Nearsightedness is increasingly affecting young people in particular, and many even face partial ...

Views: 1,395
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The dangerous health business

The dangerous health business

More and more people are dying or suffering injury from unsafe medical devices such as prostheses...

10.0 Views: 1,436
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The Woman Who Saw Pink: Serratia Marcescens

The Woman Who Saw Pink: Serratia Marcescens

Todd and Julie are living the dream in Portland, OR with great jobs and two vibrant kids. One da...

Views: 1,574
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Diary Of A Anorexic Girl

Diary Of A Anorexic Girl

Chloe is 20 years old. A brilliant law student, she has everything she needs to succeed. But it w...

7.5 Views: 1,621
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Face to Face

Face to Face

Leslie Ash has always been a tabloid sweetheart, the ultimate girl next door and everyone’s favo...

Views: 1,636
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Heal

Heal

Director Kelly Noonan Gores' documentary takes us on a scientific and spiritual journey where we ...

Views: 1,671
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Two Kids. Two Undiagnosed Disabilities.

Two Kids. Two Undiagnosed Disabilities.

Colbie, age 8, and Lleyton, 5, have normal brains. At least according to the numerous MRI scans t...

10.0 Views: 1,741
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Treeman - Search For The Cure

Treeman - Search For The Cure

36-year old, Dede, from Indonesia is afflicted with a terrible disease that is encasing his body ...

Views: 2,125
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The Truth About Stress

The Truth About Stress

The documentary will try to discover why people are experiencing increased amounts of stress, and...

4.0 Views: 2,170
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The Woman With Unusual DNA: Swyer Syndrome

The Woman With Unusual DNA: Swyer Syndrome

Jeanne Nollman fails to hit puberty and is being told that she is just a late bloomer. Her doctor...

8.0 Views: 2,291
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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: 2,476
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Made in Spain - Asturias - How They Cook Back Home

Made in Spain - Asturias - How They Cook Back Home

Each episode features several Spanish dishes and their place of origin. Focusing on one region pe...

2.0 Views: 2,500
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Avian influenza: Surviving the Bird Flu

Avian influenza: Surviving the Bird Flu

"Bird flu" is a phrase similar to "swine flu," "dog flu," "horse flu," or "human flu" in that it ...

6.8 Views: 2,636
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