Illness Documentaries

We have 28 documentaries tagged as illness available for you to consume.

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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...

6.0 Views: 1,405
Health

A Science Odyssey: Matters of Life and Death

A Science Odyssey: Matters of Life and Death

From the days of house calls to the era of high-tech hospitals, Matters of Life and Death tracks ...

5.8 Views: 4,165
History

Mental: A History of the Madhouse

Mental: A History of the Madhouse

Documentary which tells the fascinating and poignant story of the closure of Britain's mental asy...

9.1 Views: 8,298
Society

Holding the Sun

Holding the Sun

Holding the Sun is the story of a Canadian family's desperate attempt, over a two-year period, to...

8.6 Views: 7,994
Psychology

Soviet Files - Leaders and Healers

Soviet Files - Leaders and Healers

They say that there was a magic pill that could cure any illness and prolong life. But only the S...

6.6 Views: 4,153
Health

My Own Choice

My Own Choice

Assisted suicide. There are some questions we hope we will never have to answer. But what would y...

6.2 Views: 3,755
Society

The Truth about Depression

The Truth about Depression

Stephen Nolan lifts the curtain on the stigma surrounding depression and gains a better understan...

6.8 Views: 11,359
Psychology

Mystery Diagnosis: Cerebrotendinous Xanthomatosis

Mystery Diagnosis: Cerebrotendinous Xanthomatosis

Ashley's illness began with chronic diarrhea as an infant, and branched out to such diverse sympt...

6.8 Views: 5,218
Health

Amazon: The Truth Behind the Click

Amazon: The Truth Behind the Click

It's the online retailer that has transformed the way we shop, but how does Amazon treat the work...

9.1 Views: 4,393
Society

Up Down

Up Down

There are approximately 5.7 million people in the United States with bipolar disorder. In an att...

7.7 Views: 8,516
Psychology

True Crime Charles Whitman

True Crime Charles Whitman

Born on June 24, 1941, in Lake Worth, Florida, Charles Whitman served as a Marine before enrollin...

8.6 Views: 3,887
Crime

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: 2,605
Health

SARS: The True Story

SARS: The True Story

Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome didn't even have its name in February 2003, when it struck its ...

7.0 Views: 3,482
Health

Boy Interrupted

Boy Interrupted

Audio is English. Not only tells the story of a 15-year-old's death by suicide, but it also tell...

7.3 Views: 218,654
Society

Mad but Glad

Mad but Glad

Is there really such a thing as the mad genius? Can an illness be both a blessing and a curse? At...

4.4 Views: 7,899
Psychology

Stephen Fry - The Secret Life of the Manic Depressive

Stephen Fry - The Secret Life of the Manic Depressive

Stephen Fry presents this documentary exploring the disease of manic depression; a little underst...

7.5 Views: 11,009
Psychology