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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Abigail and Brittany Hensel - The Twins Who Share a Body

Abigail and Brittany Hensel - The Twins Who Share a Body

Although they are two completely separate people, these accomplished teens share a body and have ...

6.9 Views: 5,572
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Aimee Mullins - How my legs give me super powers

Aimee Mullins - How my legs give me super powers

Athlete, actor and activist Aimee Mullins talks about her prosthetic legs - she's got a dozen ama...

5.0 Views: 3,408
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Brian Deer and The GMC

Brian Deer and The GMC

Brian Deer, a journalist writing for Murdoch's Sunday Times, was the only person in the world to ...

7.1 Views: 3,401
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Fluoride - The Hard to Swallow Truth

Fluoride - The Hard to Swallow Truth

A short documentary which looks at the initial theories behind the effectiveness of fluoride and ...

7.6 Views: 3,837
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House of Numbers - Anatomy of an Epidemic (Trailer)

House of Numbers - Anatomy of an Epidemic (Trailer)

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

4.7 Views: 3,437
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Openhand - 5 Gateways

Openhand - 5 Gateways

The world is undergoing a very turbulent evolutionary process. As the very fabric of our society ...

7.4 Views: 3,721
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Pandemic - A Horizon Guide

Pandemic - A Horizon Guide

In the wake of the swine flu outbreak, virologist Dr Mike Leahy uses over 50 years of BBC archive...

4.5 Views: 3,607
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Pig Business

Pig Business

Pig Business is Big Business. This film documentary investigates the rise of factory pig farming,...

6.8 Views: 3,573
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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: 6,827
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Sugar - The Bitter Truth (Lecture)

Sugar - The Bitter Truth (Lecture)

Robert H. Lustig, MD, UCSF Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Endocrinology, explores the...

7.6 Views: 10,980
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Syble Hopp

Syble Hopp

In DePere, Wisconsin there is a school that exists because of one person. This short documentary ...

8.3 Views: 3,038
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Terry Pratchett - Choosing To Die

Terry Pratchett - Choosing To Die

In a frank and personal documentary, author Sir Terry Pratchett considers how he might choose to ...

7.1 Views: 5,416
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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: 6,112
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The Girl With A New Face

The Girl With A New Face

In Port-au-Prince, Haiti, 13-year-old Marlie is dying. Because of a rare genetic condition known ...

6.7 Views: 13,496
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The Marketing of Madness - Are We All Insane?

The Marketing of Madness - Are We All Insane?

The Marketing of Madness is the definitive documentary on the psychiatric drugging industry. Here...

7.5 Views: 5,346
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Ticks - The Real Vampires

Ticks - The Real Vampires

Ticks: The Real Vampires has been filmed on two continents - Europe and North America. It is comp...

6.4 Views: 3,624
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