Health Matters

Health Matters

Director: Elizabeth Arledge, Larkin McPhee, Tom Spain

Cast: Elizabeth Arledge, Larkin McPhee, Linda Garmon, Tom Spain

     
 

Product Details

Release Date:
11/04/2008
UPC:
0783421427693
Source:
Wgbh / Pbs
Region Code:
1
Time:
8:52:00

Special Features

Closed Caption; Bonus interview footage with journalist and cancer survivor Linda Ellerbee; Heart disease survivor Larry King; Printable resources such as heart-healthy recipes and 100 Ways to Eat Healthier; Access to program web sites

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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- WGBH Boston Specials: Health Matters - What You Need to Know
1. Introduction [3:55]
2. Hope For the Best, Prepare For the Worst [18:22]
3. Seeking the Holy Grail of Treatment [26:15]
4. The Question of "Prevention" [12:41]
5. The Cost of Surviving [10:01]
6. When the Fight is Over [9:52]
7. Setting New Expectations [3:44]
1. Thinking About Cancer [8:25]
2. Courage [8:24]
3. The Doctor-Patient Relationship [6:25]
4. What Cancer Brings [6:01]
5. Credits [1:24]
Disc #2 -- WGBH Boston Specials: Health Matters - What You Need to Know
1. Out of Nowhere [7:17]
2. Scary Statistics [13:15]
3. When Hearts Fail Slowly [6:57]
4. The Keys to Prevention [7:27]
5. Heart Disease in Women [8:52]
6. Cholesterol's Secrets [8:10]
7. Inherited Risk [7:28]
8. Within the Walls [12:40]
9. Root Causes Revealed [5:26]
10. The Challenge Ahead [5:23]
11. Why Don't We Pay Attention? [4:31]
12. What Women Need to Know [2:36]
13. Sex, Heart Attacks & Stress [5:11]
14. The Golden Hour [3:50]
15. Heart Disease & Obesity [3:30]
16. Medication, Exercise & Disparities [5:37]
17. Doctor-Patient Relations [8:12]
Disc #3 -- WGBH Boston Specials: Health Matters - What You Need to Know
2. Introduction [3:05]
3. Andrew [6:18]
4. Emma [4:53]
5. Hart [4:41]
6. Suicide, Depression & Teens [5:34]
7. Ellie [3:28]
8. Sherwin [3:34]
9. Jiwe & Terrie [9:15]
10. Philip [3:36]
11. Treatment: Andrew [7:08]
12. Treatment: Hart & Emma [3:00]
13. Faster Treatments [1:58]
14. Ect, Depression in Older Adults [6:55]
15. Area 25 [6:31]
16. Treatment: Philip [3:45]
17. Treatment: Ellie [3:45]
18. Treatment: Terrie & Jiwe [4:05]
19. Help & Hope [3:32]
20. Credits [1:12]
Disc #4 -- WGBH Boston Specials: Health Matters - What You Need to Know
1. Introduction [9:03]
2. The Weight Battle [7:09]
3. Rebuilding Lives [8:33]
4. How We Eat [6:10]
5. The Drive to Change [4:38]
6. Healthy, Fat and Funny [19:19]
7. Messages From the Gut [3:36]
8. Rosie's Story [5:20]
9. The Power of Comfort Food [3:04]
10. Dealing With the Epidemic [8:37]
11. The Complexity [8:47]
12. Credits [1:24]
Disc #5 -- WGBH Boston Specials: Health Matters - What You Need to Know
2. Prologue [:26]
3. Late Stage Alzheimer's: The McKenna's Story [3:26]
4. Discovering the Disease [4:17]
5. Middle Stage Alzheimer's: The Fuget's Story [6:01]
6. Dementia in History [5:03]
7. The Biology of Alzheimer's [2:12]
8. Diagnosis & Research [3:46]
9. Coping With Family Stress [10:26]
10. Early Onset Alzheimer's: The Noonan Family Story [12:58]
11. Scientific Breakthrough: Seeing the Invisible Enemy [16:14]
12. Genetics & the Future of Research [5:50]
13. The Lond Goodbye [7:21]
14. Credits [7:32]

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