Health

Move to Include Showcase

Sun, 07/26/2020 - 12:00pm

July 26, 2020 marks the 30th anniversary of President George H. W. Bush’s signing into law the Americans with Disabilities Act. To commemorate this landmark law, WORLD Channel will showcase Move to Include programming.

Touching the Sound: The Improbable Journey of Nobuyuki Tsujii

Mon, 05/30/2022 - 9:00pm

Blind from birth, this pianist’s handicap never affected his ability to play the piano. 

Second Opinion "Multiple Sclerosis"

Sat, 07/18/2020 - 3:00pm

Rochesterian Vlad Stefanovic shares with the panel how Multiple Sclerosis has affected his life.

Men Caring

Sat, 07/25/2020 - 5:30pm

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

Speaking Grief

Mon, 05/16/2022 - 9:00pm

Moving away from the idea that grief is a problem that needs to be “fixed,” Speaking Grief validates the experience of grievers and guides those wishing to support them. 

Take a Family Break

Sometimes you need to take a quick break to help calm down and give your brain an opportunity to reset. That's exactly what WXXI's Family Breaks are!

The Celiac Project

Thu, 04/30/2020 - 8:00pm

The Celiac Project is a dynamic, first-of-its-kind documentary about life before and after the diagnosis of celiac disease.

Ken Burns Presents The Gene: An Intimate History

Tue, 04/14/2020 - 8:00pm

Based on Pulitzer Prize-winning author Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee’s book of the same name, this two part documentary concludes tonight.

Independent Lens: Bedlam

Mon, 05/30/2022 - 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

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. 

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