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ADHD
ADHD

Duration: 07:43

Ruby Wax talks to a mum about attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder affecting her son.

 
Allergies: Immunotherapy Treatments
Allergies: Immunotherapy Treatments

Duration: 04:14

An explanation of the mechanism of an allergic reaction, and immunotherapy treatment at Addenbrooke's Hospital.

 
Alzheimer's Disease
Alzheimer's Disease

Duration: 06:03

Ruby Wax talks about Alzheimer's.

 
Anatomy and Physiology of the Heart
Anatomy and Physiology of the Heart

Duration: 04:11

Dissection and ultrasound are used to demonstrate the structure and blood flow through the heart.

 
Anatomy and Physiology of the Kidneys
Anatomy and Physiology of the Kidneys

Duration: 03:18

Dissection and ultrasound are used to demonstrate the structure of the kidneys. The process of blood filtration to produce urine is also explained.

 
Anatomy and Physiology of the Lungs
Anatomy and Physiology of the Lungs

Duration: 03:16

Dissection and ultrasound are used to demonstrate the structure of the lungs.

 
Anger
Anger

Duration: 03:46

Jeremy Milnes discusses anger, its triggers and how to get support.

 
Anti-infection Wards
Anti-infection Wards

Duration: 01:26

An investigation into the battle in hospitals against antibiotic-resistant infections.

 
Binge Drinking
Binge Drinking

Duration: 01:30

Dr James Lambert looks at the issues of binge drinking.

 
Breakdown
Breakdown

Duration: 02:54

Jeremy Milnes looks at the causes of mental breakdown, the signs and symptoms and the treatment available.

 
Breakdown
Breakdown

Duration: 07:07

Alastair Campbell talks candidly to Ruby Wax about how he suffered a breakdown.

 
Call to Make MMR Jab Compulsory
Call to Make MMR Jab Compulsory

Duration: 02:37

A discussion looking into whether measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) immunisation should be made compulsory.

 
Caring for a Wife with Alzheimer's
Caring for a Wife with Alzheimer's

Duration: 01:47

Richard Munday is a full-time carer for his wife, and he talks frankly about her illness.

 
Change4Life Campaign Advert
Change4Life Campaign Advert

Duration: 01:29

A government campaign to encourage people to eat better, move more and live longer.

 
Chronic Illness - HIV
Chronic Illness - HIV

Duration: 03:42

Stephen Fry describes his experience of undergoing a blood test for HIV. He goes on to raise current issues about the virus and the need for better information.

 
Chronic Illness: Alzheimer's (pt 2/2)
Chronic Illness: Alzheimer's (pt 2/2)

Duration: 07:13

Terry Pratchett talks frankly about his day-to-day life with Alzheimer's disease and the symptoms he experiences.

 
Chronic Illness: Alzheimer’s (pt 1/2)
Chronic Illness: Alzheimer’s (pt 1/2)

Duration: 05:53

Terry Pratchett talks frankly about his diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease. He describes the symptoms and everyday challenges he faces.

 
Computer Games for the Elderly
Computer Games for the Elderly

Duration: 01:29

Elderly residents play computer games to help combat loneliness and stress.

 
Cracking Up: Alastair Campbell
Cracking Up: Alastair Campbell

Duration: 07:05

Alastair Campbell describes his experience of a serious nervous breakdown.

 
Deadly Skin Cancer Cases Rise
Deadly Skin Cancer Cases Rise

Duration: 01:48

'Binge tanning' has caused the number of Britons diagnosed with the deadliest form of skin cancer to top 10,000 each year.

 
Deep Brain Stimulation - a Treatment for Depression
Deep Brain Stimulation - a Treatment for Depression

Duration: 06:50

Electrodes are implanted deep in brain tissue using robotic surgery techniques. These implants are programmed to alleviate symptoms of depression

 
Depression
Depression

Duration: 04:37

Kathy Sykes talks about depression and how to cope with the condition.

 
Depression
Depression

Duration: 07:31

Ruby Wax talks about depression and how to cope with the condition.

 
Depression
Depression

Duration: 04:41

Yasmin talks about her experiences of depression.

 
Growing up with juvenile or Type 1 diabetes
Growing up with juvenile or Type 1 diabetes

Duration: 02:08

A 13-year-old diabetic talks about coping with type 1 diabetes.

 
Happiness
Happiness

Duration: 03:15

Jeremy Milnes investigates the factors that impact on mood.

 
Lifestyle Revolution for Every Family
Lifestyle Revolution for Every Family

Duration: 02:01

Government campaign to fight the growing obesity problem in England and Wales.

 
Living With Tourette's
Living With Tourette's

Duration: 01:56

A 13-year-old teenager talks about how she has learnt to cope with Tourette's Syndrome.

 
Lung Cancer: Surgical Extraction of a Tumour
Lung Cancer: Surgical Extraction of a Tumour

Duration: 02:30

A cancerous lung tumour is viewed using a camera.

 
Medication for Mental Illness
Medication for Mental Illness

Duration: 04:05

A review of the types of medication prescribed for mental health conditions.

 
Mother Praises Foster Care 'Life-line'
Mother Praises Foster Care 'Life-line'

Duration: 02:11

A mother talks about caring for her seriously disabled son.

 
New Software Helps Children to Speak
New Software Helps Children to Speak

Duration: 01:27

New software technology has been developed to allow children with communication problems to converse better.

 
Overeating
Overeating

Duration: 02:06

Dr Leanne Hayward discusses the dangers of overeating.

 
Phil Neville on Cerebral Palsy
Phil Neville on Cerebral Palsy

Duration: 04:10

Football star Phil Neville talks about his daughter cerebral palsy.

 
Postnatal Depression
Postnatal Depression

Duration: 06:04

Ruby Wax talks about postnatal depression and how to cope with the condition.

 
Poverty Link to Teen Pregnancy
Poverty Link to Teen Pregnancy

Duration: 01:32

Report into the links between teenage pregnancy and poverty.

 
Pregnant at 17: Jennifer's Story
Pregnant at 17: Jennifer's Story

Duration: 02:02

Teenage mother Jennifer describes her feelings when she found out she was pregnant.

 
Quitting Smoking
Quitting Smoking

Duration: 1:57

Dr Radha Modgil looks at how to give up smoking.

 
Rates of Type 2 Diabetes Soar in the UK
Rates of Type 2 Diabetes Soar in the UK

Duration: 02:24

Branwen Jeffreys reports on the links between the increase in diabetes and the growing percentage of men and women in the UK who are overweight and obese.

 
Regain Control, Look After Your Health
Regain Control, Look After Your Health

Duration: 01:54

A GP explains how the recession has been bad for her patients' health.

 
Sectioning Under the Mental Health Act
Sectioning Under the Mental Health Act

Duration: 06:08

Dr Sandra Scott looks at sectioning under the Mental Health Act.

 
Social Care: Paul's Story
Social Care: Paul's Story

Duration: 04:41

Paul Cheesman is mostly blind and cares for his wife Gladys, who has Alzheimer's.

 
Stephen Fry: The Secret Life of a Manic Depressive
Stephen Fry: The Secret Life of a Manic Depressive

Duration: 07:40

Stephen Fry and Robbie Williams talk about the impact of bipolar disorder on their lives.

 
Stress
Stress

Duration: 03:15

An insight into how to recognise levels of stress, the typical triggers and how to manage the body's response.

 
Teen Pregnancies 'Rise Slightly'
Teen Pregnancies 'Rise Slightly'

Duration: 02:15

Report into the rise in teenage pregnancy rates in England and Wales.

 
The Effect of Dust on an Asthmatic
The Effect of Dust on an Asthmatic

Duration: 03:30

A description of lung function and an explanation of asthma.

 
The NHS in 1967
The NHS in 1967

Duration: 11:30

Doctors in 1967 discuss problems in the NHS as it approaches its 20th birthday.

 
Therapies
Therapies

Duration: 04:36

A review into the different therapies available on the NHS to treat mental illness.

 
Undereating
Undereating

Duration: 02:42

Dr Leanne Hayward looks at undereating, including anorexia and bulimia.

 
Unemployment and its Effect on Children
Unemployment and its Effect on Children

Duration: 01:12

Shaun talks about how life has been since his dad lost his job last summer.

 
What are the Causes of Allergies?
What are the Causes of Allergies?

Duration: 02:02

A paediatric allergist looks at the most common cause of allergies.

 
Young Carer
Young Carer

Duration: 05:09

The impact on a teenager's childhood of having to look after her disabled mother and autistic brother.

 

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