Health


New! Horizon: How to Sleep Well With Michael Mosley 51 min.

A comprehensive guide to the science of sleep – and how it impacts everything we do. Sleep is a ritual that unites us all. But why do we do it? This documentary reveals how sleep affects almost every part of our physical and mental wellbeing, from memory and mood to immunity, weight and fertility. New research and theories are put to the test in experiments never before shown on TV. And in the...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2022

New! Plague at the Golden Gate 114 min.

Discover how the 1900 outbreak of bubonic plague set off fear and anti-Asian sentiment in San Francisco. A fascinating medical mystery and timely examination of the relationship between the medical community, city powerbrokers and the Chinese American community, Plague at the Golden Gate tells the gripping story of the race against time to save San Francisco and the nation from the deadly plague.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2022

New! Determined: Fighting Alzheimer's 54 min.

Three women at risk of developing Alzheimer’s join a groundbreaking study to try to prevent the disease. The major study tracks the health and memory of thousands of people over many years, as researchers hunt for lifestyle changes and medicines that could improve all our chances and ultimately protect the brain and body from one of the world’s deadliest diseases.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2022

Use Gene Editing to Make Better Babies: A Debate 57 min.

Suppose a genetic disorder that can cause disease runs in your family. Your doctor tells you that, should you wish to have a child, that child is likely to get the disease. But CRISPR, a new gene-editing technology, could change your fate by ensuring that your baby is—and remains—healthy. Even more, it could potentially guarantee that your grandchildren are also free of the disorder. What do you d...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2022

Augmented & Predicting My MS 115 min.

This program is composed of two segments. In Augmented, we learn about an ingenious new technology that allows prosthetic legs to move and feel like the real thing. A filmmaker with a rare type of multiple sclerosis explores the mysterious causes ofthe diseasein Predicting My MS.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2022

New! Australia’s Health Revolution with Michael Mosley 150 min.

Doctor Michael Mosley and exercise physiologist Ray Kelly challenge people living with type 2 diabetes to try a diet that can reduce symptoms of the disease in a matter of days. Meanwhile, Michael takes on a diet of sugary carbs and saturated fats to reveal how processed foods affect our bodies. Armed with evidence, Michael and Ray take their fight on the road, finishing up in the seat of power -...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2021

New! Australia’s Health Revolution with Michael Mosley: Episode 1 58 min.

Dr. Mosley meets with eight Australians diagnosed with type 2 diabetes or pre-diabetes who dream of getting their health back and turning their lives around. Together with Ray, Dr. Mosley will guide the participants through drastic diet and lifestyle adjustments.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2021

New! Australia’s Health Revolution with Michael Mosley: Episode 2 55 min.

Doctor and medical journalist Dr. Michael Mosley is back in Australia to tackle the nation's fastest growing chronic disease, type 2 diabetes. Working with exercise physiologist Ray Kelly, Mosley puts his own body on the line to demonstrate the latest science.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2021

New! Australia’s Health Revolution with Michael Mosley: Episode 3 57 min.

Dr. Mosley and Ray meet with eight brave Australians diagnosed with type 2 diabetes or pre-diabetes who dream of getting their health back and turning their lives around. Together with Ray, Dr. Mosley will guide the participants through drastic diet and lifestyle adjustments rather than medicine.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2021

New! Astrazeneca: A Vaccine for the World 52 min.

What went wrong for the Oxford-AstraZeneca jab? This film investigates how safety scares and vaccine nationalism threatened to derail the ‘workhorse vaccine for the world’. Combining compelling insider interviews with archive footage and original journalism, this film investigates how early missteps with a Covid-19 vaccine by the pharma company Oxford-AstraZeneca was blown up by politicians a...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2021