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FAT: What No One is Telling You
PBS
Face it: We're fat. With 66 percent of U.S. adults either overweight or obese, our girth is a serious public health issue. Yet many of us still view being overweight as a character flaw, a lack of self-control, or even…
Bite Size - Fighting Against Childhood Obesity
America's battle against childhood obesity is an issue too big for many to fully comprehend. With one in three children overweight, the epidemic is sweeping our nation at an unforgiving rate. But in spite of these odds, Bite Size showcases…
Back to the Basics
Part of the Series: Rx for Survival
PBS
Ever since sailors noticed that scurvy could be prevented with citrus fruits, it has been clear that illness could be caused by a lack of certain nutrients. While nutrient-enriched products have reduced diseases caused by vitamin deficiency in the developed…
Too Fat Too Young - Childhood Obesity
BBC
Obesity rates are soaring in children. In the US there are now over 10 million fat children, so shockingly obese that it will shorten their lives. Never has the future of the couch potato generation seemed so bleak. This documentary…
7days 2guys 1juicer
Obesity is a worldwide epidemic. 7days 2guys 1juicer documents the personal struggle of Chad and Kenny as they work to overcome their own fears and habits in an effort to adopt a healthy new lifestyle. They haven't always been overweight,…
Eat, Fast and Live Longer
Part of the Series: Horizon
BBC
Michael Mosley has set himself a truly ambitious goal: he wants to live longer, stay younger and lose weight. But he wants to make as few changes to his life as possible along the way. And he thinks he's found…
Supermarket Sleuth Episode 1
Episode 1 of Supermarket Sleuth
BBC
In Supermarket Sleuth - Episode 1 we investigate how the food we put in our shopping baskets every week could hold the answer to our worries about weight and hang ups about health. In this entertaining and informative series, Cherry…
Real Men Juicing
REAL MEN JUICING is a character driven documentary that profiles the personal struggle of Chad and Kenny as they work to overcome their own fears and habits in an effort to adopt a healthy new lifestyle. They haven't always been…
Supermarket Sleuth Episode 2
Episode 2 of Supermarket Sleuth
BBC
In Supermarket Sleuth - Episode 2 we discover how the food we put in our shopping baskets every week could hold the answer to our worries about weight and hang ups about health. In this entertaining and informative series, Cherry…
NUTRITION AND YOU SERIES
Specifically designed for the middle school science classroom, this 4-part series will help instructors teach difficult to understand concepts, differentiate instruction for diverse learners, and inspire the minds of students. Content is aligned to the curriculum and will help students…
4 videos
Rx for Survival - A Global Health Challenge
PBS
From vaccines to antibiotics, clean water to nutrition, bio-terror threats to the HIV/AIDS pandemic, the six-part series Rx for Survival: A Global Health Challenge tells the compelling stories of global health challenges and successes. Employing both historical dramatic sequences and…
6 videos
Supermarket Sleuth - Hidden Superpowers of Nutrition
BBC
Discover how the food we put in our shopping baskets every week could hold the answer to our worries about weight and hang ups about health. In this entertaining and informative series, Cherry Healey sets out to reveal the hidden…
2 videos