Health Shows

Bench to Bedside

Bench to Bedside

Bench to Bedside tells the inspirational stories of people and animals living with serious illnesses and the incredible biomedical research that could save their lives.
12 Episodes
ABC Long Form
Future Thinking

Future Thinking

Renowned inventors, scientists and futurologists describe the big idea that they want to solve and how it can transform the world.
9 Episodes
BBC Future
World-Changing Ideas

World-Changing Ideas

Fascinating stories, need-to-know briefings and compelling video inspired by BBC Future's World-Changing Ideas event series.
7 Episodes
BBC Future
Am I Perfect?

Am I Perfect?

Am I Perfect? is a documentary series that follows 19-year-old Australian Maddy, as she sets out on a journey to see if ‘Hollywood’ perfection is attainable. In this social experiment, she subjects herself to vigorous beauty treatments, diets and exercise regimes endorsed by the media over a gruelling ten weeks.
6 Episodes
Passion
War Surgeons

War Surgeons

War surgeons have long faced the challenge of saving lives in the most difficult circumstances. This series follows the evolution of their work from ancient times to the present day battlefield.
3 Episodes
Reel
Secret Lives of Women

Secret Lives of Women

Examine the little-known, fringe subcultures of some women in America. It includes wide-ranging themes, from shopaholics, to plastic surgery, eating disorders and sex.
2 Episodes
Via Vision
Rutherford and Fry

Rutherford and Fry

Drs Rutherford and Fry are on hand to solve everyday mysteries sent into BBC Future.
2 Episodes
BBC Future
Ancient Discoveries

Ancient Discoveries

Tantalising clues are making historians rethink the sophistication of ancient cultures. Explore ancient cars, superships, Egyptian warfare, ancient robots and more.
1 Episode
Reel
Superhuman

Superhuman

Go inside the human body to discover its true potential and examine whether some people are pushing it too far.
1 Episode
Reel
What If?

What If?

What If?' from BBC Future explores thought experiments and hypothetical scenarios.
1 Episode
BBC Future

Health Episodes

Green Warriors: Indonesia, The World’s Most Polluted River

Green Warriors: Indonesia, The World’s Most Polluted River

The Citarum river in Indonesia is the world's most polluted river. The Green Warriors team analyzed water samples, rice, children's hair, etc. and found out many toxic chemicals are endangering the lives of the 14 million Indonesians using the water.
53mins
Java Films
The Migraine Solution

The Migraine Solution

For anyone who has experienced a debilitating migraine headache, this condition is no mystery. But for the rest of the world, it's one of the least funded, least understood, and most confounding chronic conditions.
53mins
Java Films
Prescribing Death

Prescribing Death

Oxycontin. Codeine. Fentanyl. All prescription drugs to which countless patients have become addicted. How did it happen?
70mins
Java Films
Cabin Pressure: Is the Air Toxic?

Cabin Pressure: Is the Air Toxic?

How healthy is the air you breathe in airplanes? There have long been claims that cabin air contaminated by engine oil is putting at risk passenger health every year. But the airlines deny there is a problem. We investigate aerotoxic syndrome.
49mins
Java Films
Digital Addicts

Digital Addicts

Children are becoming addicted to mobiles, harming their development and causing possible long-term damage. We follow some of the youngest cases and hear how our brains are affected by exposure to screens.
53mins
Java Films
Kenya to roll-out free cervical cancer vaccine to 10-year-old girls

Kenya to roll-out free cervical cancer vaccine to 10-year-old girls

Kenyan government has set aside $8 million on the project which aims to immunise 800,000 girls against the cancer-causing papilloma virus (HPV).
1min
Independent Media
An expert discusses multiple sclerosis

An expert discusses multiple sclerosis

Prof. Lutz Harms is a neurologist who researches multiple sclerosis at the Charite hospital in Berlin. He talks about current research and options for treatment.
4mins
Deutsche Welle
Zim teens call for access to birth control

Zim teens call for access to birth control

Civil organisations are calling on the Zimbabwean government to remove age restrictions in teenagers accessing family planning.
1min
Independent Media
Robotic surgery 'the future of medicine'

Robotic surgery 'the future of medicine'

The Urology Hospital in Pretoria, South Africa has successfully applied robotic surgery in almost 2 000 major urological procedures. The Urology Hospital is reportedly the way of the future for medicine.
1min
Independent Media
'I've had one man asking for a scrotum skin reduction'

'I've had one man asking for a scrotum skin reduction'

Her very first cosmetic surgery was a breast reduction, which she says is a common procedure among women.
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Wits University researcher gets international recognition

Wits University researcher gets international recognition

A Wits University researcher and inventor, Michael Lucas, has scooped the prestigious Prix Hubert Tuor Innovation Award for his Antimicrobial Coating Technology at the International Conference on Prevention and Infection Control in Geneva.
1min
Independent Media
Sponsored: Dabur Sets Record With Immune India Movement

Sponsored: Dabur Sets Record With Immune India Movement

Dabur has created a Guinness World Record titled - 'Largest Immunity Awareness Lesson' by conducting the largest immunity lessons to school kids from Manav Rachna International School, Charmwood, Faridabad, through an engaging 30-minute session on...
2mins
NDTV
Drinks That Increase Diabetes

Drinks That Increase Diabetes

Americans continue to climb the obesity and diabetes ladder as they regularly sip on sugary beverages. Clip1- Stringr Clip2-Shutterstock Clip3-Stringr Clip4-Shutterstock Clip5-Shutterstock Clip6-Stringr Clip7-Stringr Clip8-Shutterstock
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Here's Why You Should Stay Away From Fad Diets

Here's Why You Should Stay Away From Fad Diets

What are fad diets? Should you follow them? Dr Ritika Sammadar, Chief Dietician at Max Healthcare, New Delhi, answers all your queries on fad diets. Watch to know what are the prerequisites of following any diet.
3mins
NDTV
Avocados Are Good for Low-Sugar Breakfast

Avocados Are Good for Low-Sugar Breakfast

For those who need to monitor their sugar intake, Avocados are a great breakfast full of nutrients that will leave you satisfied.
1min
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Eat Nuts To Avoid Weight Gain

Eat Nuts To Avoid Weight Gain

A Harvard study found that eating a handful of nuts frequently helps keep off excess weight gain.
1min
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2019 Flu Season Could Be Deadlier

2019 Flu Season Could Be Deadlier

The 2019 flue season could be deadlier than last year, health officials report as they look as the season in Australia.
1min
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Healthy Diet in Teens Improves Depression

Healthy Diet in Teens Improves Depression

A study has found that eating healthy can improve feelings of depression.
1min
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Impacts Of Getting Less Than 7 Hours Of Sleep

Impacts Of Getting Less Than 7 Hours Of Sleep

Recent studies show that a lack of sleep causes many significant changes that can negatively affect the body.
1min
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Vitamin A May Help Prevent Skin Cancer

Vitamin A May Help Prevent Skin Cancer

A recent study found that increased vitamin A intake was associated with a lower risk of developing squamous cell carcinoma.
1min
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Is Tap Water Better For Your Body And Wallet?

Is Tap Water Better For Your Body And Wallet?

New research is suggesting tap water is a better choice for your body, your wallet, and the environment. Clip1-Stringr Clip2-Stringr Clip3-Stringr Clip4-Shutterstock Clip5-Stringr Clip6-Stringr Clip7-Stringr Clip8-Stringr
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5 Tips On How To Quit Vaping

5 Tips On How To Quit Vaping

Health experts are urging everyone who vapes to try their best and stop as the number of vaping related illnesses and deaths continue to rise.
1min
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Global Fund to Fight Aids, Tuberculosis and Malaria bids for 14 billion funding

Global Fund to Fight Aids, Tuberculosis and Malaria bids for 14 billion funding

A global organisation funding the fight against three major diseases is hoping for 14 billion dollars in funding at a donor conference opening on Wednesday in the French city of Lyon. The Global Fund to Fight Aids, Tuberculosis and Malaria says that
1min
Independent Media
What’s Safe Cookware? How To Choose Pots And Pans

What’s Safe Cookware? How To Choose Pots And Pans

In recent years specific cookware has been labeled as unsafe due to their tendency to leave trace deposits of chemicals and metals in food.
1min
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The Longest-Living People Have This In Common

The Longest-Living People Have This In Common

The average life expectancy in the U.S. is 78 years. However, in many countries around the world, life expectancy is over 100 years.
1min
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How To Recognize Burnout Before It's Too Late

How To Recognize Burnout Before It's Too Late

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention highlights long-term and unresolvable burnout not as a symptom, but a major health concern.
1min
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An Unhealthy Obsession With Health

An Unhealthy Obsession With Health

Do you find yourself constantly feeling guilty if you even look at a slice of pizza, or being obsessed with defining and maintaining the perfect diet, rather than an ideal weight?
1min
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Top Health Conditions Affecting Millennials

Top Health Conditions Affecting Millennials

While millennials are more health-conscious compared to other generations, they have seen a double-digit increase in diagnoses for eight of the top 10 health conditions.
1min
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Dengue Home Remedies | Expert Diet Tips To Manage Dengue

Dengue Home Remedies | Expert Diet Tips To Manage Dengue

Dengue fever is a viral infection that is spread through the bite of the female Aedes mosquitoes. Every year, there are several cases of dengue reported from Indian cities and the infection affects kids and adults alike. Clinical nutritionist Rupa...
3mins
NDTV
Narcissistic personality disorder

Narcissistic personality disorder

Narcissists have an excessive sense of self-importance, a need for admiration and a lack of empathy. They tend to be high-conflict people. Leonard Anders was diagnosed with a narcissistic personality disorder several years ago. With the help of th...
4mins
Deutsche Welle
Childhood Obesity Alarming Rates by 2030

Childhood Obesity Alarming Rates by 2030

Childhood obesity is set to break over 250 million children by 2030 and health officials warn almost nothing is being done to prevent that.
1min
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Vaping Illness Outbreak No Signs of Slowing

Vaping Illness Outbreak No Signs of Slowing

Health officials say the vaping illness outbreak is not slowing down anytime soon.
1min
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Pumpkins Are The New Superfood

Pumpkins Are The New Superfood

While pumpkins are used as decor during the spooky season but besides that, they are also loaded with antioxidants and disease-fighting vitamins.
1min
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Overtraining Can Lead To Burning Out

Overtraining Can Lead To Burning Out

While most of our bodies can handle a tough workout, over exercising can lead to physical and mental burnout.
1min
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4 Carbs You Can Eat Without Gaining Weight

4 Carbs You Can Eat Without Gaining Weight

There is an essential factor that plays a part in being able to eat as many carbs as you want while keeping a thin waistline.
1min
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Foods And Nutrients For A Healthy Heart

Foods And Nutrients For A Healthy Heart

What foods and nutrients are heart healthy? This World Heart Day, celebrated each year on 29th September, Dr Ritika Sammadar, Chief Dietician at Max Healthcare, tells us what foods help protect our cardiovascular system from heart attacks, coronar...
3mins
NDTV
High-Fructose Corn Syrup vs Sugar

High-Fructose Corn Syrup vs Sugar

What is the difference between high fructose corn syrup and sugar? How does it impact our diets?
1min
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The Golden Rules of Gut Health

The Golden Rules of Gut Health

Gut health is extremely important, but not everybody knows how to take care of their guts.
1min
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The Planetary Health Diet

The Planetary Health Diet

The Planetary Health Diet aims to give millions of people better access to food, reduce obesity and reduce damage to the environment around the world.
1min
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FDA Says E-Cigarettes Are Unsafe and Illegal

FDA Says E-Cigarettes Are Unsafe and Illegal

The FDA has announced that all E-Cigs / vapes are unsafe and illegal since they have not been accessed by them.
1min
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Substance abuse rehab in Nigeria

Substance abuse rehab in Nigeria

Nigeria lacks proper medical rehab clinics for those suffering from alcohol and drug abuse. And some of the methods used to treat addicts at the few rehabilitation centers in the country are criticized as inhumane.
4mins
Deutsche Welle
My life as an alcoholic

My life as an alcoholic

A young woman's account of how she became an alcoholic, and her journey from addiction to recovery.
3mins
Deutsche Welle
Top Five Exercises

Top Five Exercises

Looking for quick easy workouts that will leave you fit, toned and feeling fabulous? Fit4Love duo Fitness Expert Alicia Beveridge and Personal Trainer Dylan Rivier share their top 5 workouts that you can do anytime, anywhere.
3mins
The Love Destination
How Does Age Affect Fertility?

How Does Age Affect Fertility?

How does age affect your fertility and ability to fall pregnant? In this episode of The Love Destination Expert Series, Obstetrician, Fertility Specialist & Gynecologist Dr. Raewyn Tierney reveals how and why age affects fertility.
3mins
The Love Destination
Training With Your Partner

Training With Your Partner

Want to give your fitness and relationship the ultimate boost? Fit4Love duo Fitness Expert Alicia Beveridge and Personal Trainer Dylan Rivier share their top hands on partner workouts that make working out as a couple fun!
3mins
The Love Destination
The Four Essentials To Conceiving Naturally

The Four Essentials To Conceiving Naturally

Ready for a baby? From monitoring your ovulation, getting regular antenatal check-ups and having lots, Obstetrician, Fertility Specialist & Gynecologist Dr. Raewyn Tierney reveals the four essentials to conceiving naturally.
2mins
The Love Destination
Dating At The Gym

Dating At The Gym

See someone you really like at the gym but not sure if it's safe to approach? Fit4Love duo Fitness Expert Alicia Beveridge and Personal Trainer Dylan Rivier share their top tips for dating at the gym and when it is (and isn't) safe to approach.
3mins
The Love Destination
How Do Lifestyle Factors Such As Smoking, Drinking, Diet And Stress Impact Fertility?

How Do Lifestyle Factors Such As Smoking, Drinking, Diet And Stress Impact Fertility?

In this episode of The Love Destination Expert Series, Obstetrician, Fertility Specialist & Gynaecologist Dr. Raewyn Tierney reveals how simple changes to your lifestyle can affect fertility and increase your changes of getting pregnant.
3mins
The Love Destination