Miriam's Big Fat Adventure
57:58

Miriam's Big Fat Adventure

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC April 28, 2020

Health and PE

Biology

Science

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
With fat threatening to break the NHS, Miriam continues her mission looking at the obesity crisis and discovers a world of extremes, where she wonders if the pursuit of body ...

With fat threatening to break the NHS, Miriam continues her mission looking at the obesity crisis and discovers a world of extremes, where she wonders if the pursuit of body perfection is swapping one obsession for another.

Autopsy: Life And Death
48:26

Autopsy: Life And Death: Ageing

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS2 April 23, 2013

Health and PE

Biology

Science

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
In this four-part series, anatomist Dr Gunther von Hagens and pathologist Professor John Lee get right under the skin to reveal the processes in life that tie us to our ...

In this four-part series, anatomist Dr Gunther von Hagens and pathologist Professor John Lee get right under the skin to reveal the processes in life that tie us to our ultimate fate in death. They perform a series of autopsy demonstrations. Von Hagens compares body parts from the cadaver of a woman over 80 years old with the same body parts from a much younger woman. By revealing the extent of internal damage, von Hagens and Lee demonstrate the widespread effects of ageing and explain why we can't live forever.

Autopsy: Life And Death
47:54

Autopsy: Life And Death: Circulation

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS2 April 2, 2013

Health and PE

Biology

Science

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
In this four-part series, anatomist Dr Gunther von Hagens and pathologist Professor John Lee get right under the skin to reveal the processes in life that tie us to our ...

In this four-part series, anatomist Dr Gunther von Hagens and pathologist Professor John Lee get right under the skin to reveal the processes in life that tie us to our ultimate fate in death. The two scientists perform a series of autopsy demonstrations which reveal what disease really looks like and how it works. The series begins by looking at diseases affecting the circulatory system.

Mend Me: A Guide To Transplants
52:10

Mend Me: A Guide To Transplants

BBC Knowledge October 7, 2016

Health and PE

Biology

Science

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Transplant surgery has reached incredible heights, Michael Mosley takes a look at the extraordinary odds doctors and patients have to overcome to achieve these amazing ...

Transplant surgery has reached incredible heights, Michael Mosley takes a look at the extraordinary odds doctors and patients have to overcome to achieve these amazing breakthroughs.

Michael Mosley: Biological Weapons
49:01

Michael Mosley: Biological Weapons

BBC Knowledge February 15, 2019

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Biology

Science

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Dr Michael Mosley investigates the secretive and controversial research base, Porton Down. Revealing the truth about animal and human testing, and how science is helping defend us.

Dr Michael Mosley investigates the secretive and controversial research base, Porton Down. Revealing the truth about animal and human testing, and how science is helping defend us.

My Shocking Story: Dying To Sleep
45:31

My Shocking Story: Dying To Sleep

FOXTEL Bio October 17, 2010

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Biology

Science

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
The frustration of never being able to sleep and constantly living in a semi-conscious state until an inevitable death became the sad reality for the wife of Italian family ...

The frustration of never being able to sleep and constantly living in a semi-conscious state until an inevitable death became the sad reality for the wife of Italian family doctor Ignazio Roiter.

Autopsy: Life And Death
47:51

Autopsy: Life And Death: Poisoning

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS2 April 16, 2013

Health and PE

Biology

Science

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
In this four-part series, anatomist Dr Gunther von Hagens and pathologist Professor John Lee perform a series of autopsy demonstrations which reveal what disease really looks ...

In this four-part series, anatomist Dr Gunther von Hagens and pathologist Professor John Lee perform a series of autopsy demonstrations which reveal what disease really looks like and how it works. In this episode they take a look at how the human body poisons itself.

Virus Empire: Silent Killers
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Virus Empire: Silent Killers

BBC Knowledge June 30, 2010

Health and PE

Biology

Science

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
In 2003, SARS broke out in Hong Kong. Physician Dr Liu infected 17 hotel guests, who then dispersed the virus throughout the world. With dramatic reconstructions, this episode ...

In 2003, SARS broke out in Hong Kong. Physician Dr Liu infected 17 hotel guests, who then dispersed the virus throughout the world. With dramatic reconstructions, this episode shows how the virus was spread.

Maverick Mother
51:57

Maverick Mother

STUDIO September 21, 2010

Health and PE

Biology

Science

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Tired of waiting for the perfect partner, and alarmed by the deafening tic-toc of her biological clock, 39-year-old filmmaker, Janet Merewether decides to take life into her ...

Tired of waiting for the perfect partner, and alarmed by the deafening tic-toc of her biological clock, 39-year-old filmmaker, Janet Merewether decides to take life into her own hands and embark on a journey into the new social phenomenon of solo motherhood by choice. She joins a waiting list for a donor insemination program, but while waiting has an affair with a Swiss man and falls pregnant. After the birth of her son Arlo, her journey now becomes that of solo motherhood by chance. Further information can be found at http://www.maverickmother.net

Over the Counter Addicts
44:51

Over the Counter Addicts

SBS May 8, 2017

Health and PE

Biology

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This video has closed captioning
Over the counter medication dependency is slowly but surely spreading into all corners of the UK, and for the thousands who pop this legal cocktail of pills, it can easily ...

Over the counter medication dependency is slowly but surely spreading into all corners of the UK, and for the thousands who pop this legal cocktail of pills, it can easily take over, control and dominate their every waking moment. This revealing documentary follows three 'silent addicts', people who have unwittingly become seriously hooked to these so called 'harmless' drugs and follow them as they do their best to kick the habit.

Michael Mosley: Guts
48:53

Michael Mosley: Guts

SBS February 25, 2019

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Biology

Science

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
What's really going on inside your stomach? In this program, Dr Michael Mosley offers up his own guts to find out. Using the latest in medical imagery and a tiny state of the ...

What's really going on inside your stomach? In this program, Dr Michael Mosley offers up his own guts to find out. Using the latest in medical imagery and a tiny state of the art camera that he swallows at the start of the film, Michael takes viewers on a remarkable journey through his own internal system. At each stage he talks to medical experts and explains the amazing functions that happen without our conscious effort - and reveals a complexity and intelligence in the gut that science is only just beginning to uncover.

Miriam's Big Fat Adventure
56:45

Miriam's Big Fat Adventure

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC April 21, 2020

Health and PE

Biology

Science

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
After a lifetime of worrying about her weight, 78-year-old actress Miriam Margolyes embarks on a journey to work out why the nation is getting ever fatter.

After a lifetime of worrying about her weight, 78-year-old actress Miriam Margolyes embarks on a journey to work out why the nation is getting ever fatter.

Can't Sleep Kid
45:57

Can't Sleep Kid

ABC2 September 1, 2010

Health and PE

Biology

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
A fascinating look at sleep disorders in children, which for them and their families, can be frightening and disabling.

A fascinating look at sleep disorders in children, which for them and their families, can be frightening and disabling.

One Born Every Minute
45:22

One Born Every Minute

Season 2 Episode 8 SBS November 23, 2011

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Biology

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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This episode features the uplifting stories of two courageous mums, both overcoming their worst fears. Sophia is having twins, but a scan has shown up a problem with one of ...

This episode features the uplifting stories of two courageous mums, both overcoming their worst fears. Sophia is having twins, but a scan has shown up a problem with one of them meaning it will have to go to Special Care as soon as it's born. And mum-of-one Hayley is about to give birth for the fourth time, having experienced the trauma of a newborn baby dying and then a stillbirth. Both mums are waiting to deliver their babies, and are hoping for the best.

One Born Every Minute
46:15

One Born Every Minute

Season 2 Episode 2 SBS October 12, 2011

Health and PE

Biology

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
A look at the drama and emotion of a maternity unit, from the perspective of the parents-to-be and the maternity ward staff. Tonight, three sets of expectant parents are ...

A look at the drama and emotion of a maternity unit, from the perspective of the parents-to-be and the maternity ward staff. Tonight, three sets of expectant parents are waiting to meet their babies: Kate, who once thought she'd only ever have cats, and her husband Nick; Tendayi and Maxwell, who are in high spirits until they hear screams from a nearby delivery room; and a young couple, Lydia and Phil, who invite Lydia's her big sister to join them at the birth.

AIDS: Answers And Breakthroughs
45:50

AIDS: Answers And Breakthroughs

Discovery Home and Health November 29, 2010

Health and PE

Biology

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
HIV infection is no longer a disease confined to gay, white men. AIDS is now the leading cause of death for American women aged 25 to 34.

HIV infection is no longer a disease confined to gay, white men. AIDS is now the leading cause of death for American women aged 25 to 34.

Sleep Clinic
28:58

Sleep Clinic

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC2 March 31, 2010

Health and PE

Biology

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Jodie, the frenetic sleeper who has clinicians at Papworth Sleep Clinic fascinated by her nightly imaginings of ponies, snakes and spiders in her bedroom, tries out a drug to ...

Jodie, the frenetic sleeper who has clinicians at Papworth Sleep Clinic fascinated by her nightly imaginings of ponies, snakes and spiders in her bedroom, tries out a drug to quieten her at night and give boyfriend Jim a rest. But it makes her a daytime zombie. Which is worse for a young woman?

One Born Every Minute
48:20

One Born Every Minute

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS August 17, 2010

Health and PE

Biology

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
In this episode, Kelly comes in to have her fifth baby, while Joy is waiting to have her first. Babies have always come easily for Kelly: her last one was delivered three ...

In this episode, Kelly comes in to have her fifth baby, while Joy is waiting to have her first. Babies have always come easily for Kelly: her last one was delivered three minutes after her waters broke. Joy, on the other hand, has had to undergo five years of IVF, and after days of waiting in hospital, there's still no sign of Baby.