Health

Independent Lens: Bedlam

Mon, 04/13/2020 - 10:00pm

Psychiatrist and documentarian Dr. Kenneth Paul Rosenberg chronicles personal, poignant stories of those suffering from mental illness, including his own family, to bring to light this epidemic and possible solutions.

Ken Burns Presents The Gene: An Intimate History

Mon, 08/10/2020 - 12:00pm

This two-part documentary, based on Pulitzer Prize-winning author Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee’s book of the same name, airs at a critical moment for the scientific community, as geneticists around the world wrestle with the ethical implications of new technologies that offer both promise and peril. 

Overdose: Inside the Epidemic, a Second Opinion special

Thu, 04/16/2020 - 8:00pm

Mary and Joe Mullin courageously share their son's story of opioid and heroin addiction.

Opioids from Inside

Tue, 04/21/2020 - 10:30pm

There is a person’s story behind every opioid addiction. And each story of addiction has a ripple effect. 

Men Caring

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 4:30pm

Men Caring tells the story of three men who are the primary caregivers for adults with disabilities.

Farther and Sun: A Dyslexic Road Trip

Wed, 01/22/2020 - 8:00pm

British documentarian Richard Macer embarks on a journey across the United Kingdom with his dyslexic son, Arthur. 

Second Opinion: Millennial Health

Thu, 10/17/2019 - 8:30pm

Second Opinion looks at the largest living adult generation and their health.

Second Opinion: Childhood Vaccines

Thu, 01/09/2020 - 8:30pm

Vaccines save lives. However, parents who believe that vaccines are linked to childhood conditions such as autism, are opting their children out.

Farther and Sun: A Dyslexic Road Trip

Sun, 10/13/2019 - 7:00pm

British documentarian Richard Macer embarks on a journey across the United Kingdom with his dyslexic son, Arthur. 

In Defense of Food

Sat, 09/21/2019 - 4:00pm

Join New York Times best-selling author Michael Pollan on a fascinating journey to answer the question: What should I eat to be healthy?

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