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
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

Why You Should Never Combine Diet And Exercise After 40

Why You Should Never Combine Diet And Exercise After 40

Many women regret not starting their health and weight loss routines earlier in life, causing them to suddenly go too hard on themselves at an age where it can be physically and mentally harmful.
1min
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'The homeless are our priority'- Lesufi

'The homeless are our priority'- Lesufi

Gauteng MEC for Education Panyaza Lesufi said that the homeless are their first priority in the distribution of emergency relief- food items for the disadvantaged in and around Gauteng. Video: Carlos Muchave.
3mins
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The Citizen
How To Break Bad Habits

How To Break Bad Habits

We all have bad habits we wish we could eliminate. They could be biting your nails, staying up surfing the internet, or eating junk food.
1min
Stringr
How To Overcome Burnout

How To Overcome Burnout

It's common to feel burned out from time to time, but falling into a vicious cycle can cause you to feel exhausted, cynical, detached, and unproductive.
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How To Build A Healthy Romantic Relationship

How To Build A Healthy Romantic Relationship

Every relationship is unique, but to build a healthy relationship, a few key components are required.
1min
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How To Keep Your Brain Sharp

How To Keep Your Brain Sharp

The brain is one of the most amazing and complex organs in our body; however, your brain’s volume gradually shrinks as you get older, causing changes in your ability to remember things.
1min
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Beneficiaries feared Covid-19 as they queued amongst large groups of people

Beneficiaries feared Covid-19 as they queued amongst large groups of people

The beneficiaries explained that it was of high importance for them to collect their grant, despite Covid-19 as they have grand children at home to feed. Video: Carlos Muchave
2mins
The Citizen
"Italy is at war with a virus" - the country's health minister tells euronews

"Italy is at war with a virus" - the country's health minister tells euronews

Italy's Health Minister talks to euronews' Global Conversations about the 'war' against coronavirus and how Europe can pull together to achieve victory
Euronews
From panic travellers and shoppers to an empty Johannesburg CBD

From panic travellers and shoppers to an empty Johannesburg CBD

Following People panic buying and travelling, Johannesburg CBD came to stand still with kitted police officers and army soldiers patrolling the streets. Video: Carlos Muchave.
2mins
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The Citizen
Deepak Chopra advises on how to cope with stress in times of crisis

Deepak Chopra advises on how to cope with stress in times of crisis

For decades, 73-year-old Deepak Chopra has extolled the health benefits of spiritual practices.
Euronews
A smash hit: Rage therapy helps fight stress in the UAE

A smash hit: Rage therapy helps fight stress in the UAE

In some countries of the Middle East and North Africa, a type of stress relief called destruction, or rage therapy, is rising in popularity.
Euronews
Makeshift Morgue at Bellevue Hospital

Makeshift Morgue at Bellevue Hospital

Makeshift Morgue at Bellevue Hospital being constructed.
1min
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Blockbuster Reports Show Job Burnout Escalating

Blockbuster Reports Show Job Burnout Escalating

A 2019 report found that job burnout is escalating at an alarming rate as employees struggle to find the proper work-life balance.
1min
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Benefits Of Vitamin C And Food Sources

Benefits Of Vitamin C And Food Sources

Vitamin C, also known as ascorbic acid, is necessary for the growth, development and repair of all body tissues. It's involved in many body functions and has several benefits. Pooja Malhotra, our nutritionist shares the important food sources to i...
2mins
NDTV
Military patrol lockdown in South Africa

Military patrol lockdown in South Africa

South Africa came under a nationwide military-patrolled lockdown on Friday, joining other African countries imposing strict curfews and shutdowns in an attempt to halt the spread of the coronavirus across the continent.
1min
AFP
Thousands of British residents leave homes to clap in support of healthcare workers

Thousands of British residents leave homes to clap in support of healthcare workers

London residents clap and cheer from their balconies and windows as a sign of support for healthcare workers, who are on the front lines of the fight against the novel coronavirus pandemic.
1min
AFP
Getting Too Little Or Too Much Sleep Can Be Harmful

Getting Too Little Or Too Much Sleep Can Be Harmful

We’re all guilty of staying up past our bedtime, whether it’s because we’re endlessly scrolling through a social media feed or to catch up on a show, but new research shows that getting too little or too much sleep can both be detrimental to heart...
1min
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Fitness In The Time Of COVID-19_Broadcast

Fitness In The Time Of COVID-19_Broadcast

The spread of coronavirus has forced the closure of the majority of gyms and fitness centers across the country, leading to new virtual workouts and communities. We talk to gym owners Stacey and Joe Garcia about the new normal for the fitness worl...
2mins
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Fitness In The Time Of COVID-19_Untracked

Fitness In The Time Of COVID-19_Untracked

The spread of coronavirus has forced the closure of the majority of gyms and fitness centers across the country, leading to new virtual workouts and communities. We talk to gym owners Stacey and Joe Garcia about the new normal for the fitness worl...
2mins
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Fitness In The Time Of COVID-19_Digital

Fitness In The Time Of COVID-19_Digital

The spread of coronavirus has forced the closure of the majority of gyms and fitness centers across the country, leading to new virtual workouts and communities. We talk to gym owners Stacey and Joe Garcia about the new normal for the fitness world.
2mins
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Stay Home, Stay Healthy

Stay Home, Stay Healthy

As cases of the coronavirus surge, the government has put the entire country under lockdown. During this time you have to be. To beat this virus we got to stay home and as we spend all our time home our expert, Pooja Malhotra, shares some tips to ...
3mins
NDTV
Gratitude Doesn’t Help Depression

Gratitude Doesn’t Help Depression

Telling someone to be grateful when they’re depressed may seem like a good idea, but new research reveals that having gratitude does nothing to alleviate symptoms of depression or anxiety.
1min
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Having A Pet Is Good For Your Mental Health

Having A Pet Is Good For Your Mental Health

The relationship between animals and humans can be beautiful, and the positive bond between pets and mental health is undeniable.
1min
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Sleep Supplements Can't Cure Sleep Disorders

Sleep Supplements Can't Cure Sleep Disorders

Taking sleeping pills is a lot like crash dieting. it will put you to sleep in the moment, but your chances of getting high quality sleep, in the long run, are minimal.
1min
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Will the homeless survive the 21-day lockdown

Will the homeless survive the 21-day lockdown

How will the 21-day lockdown affect the homeless? Video: Carlos Muchave
3mins
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The Citizen
Community Characteristics Affect Life Expectancy_Clean

Community Characteristics Affect Life Expectancy_Clean

ESPECIALLY IN THE AGE OF DEALING WITH THE CORONAVIRUS, AMERICANS ARE INCREASINGLY FEELING ISOLATED AND LONELY. HEALTH-CARE OFFICIALS ARE SAYING IT CAN LEAD TO AN INCREASED RISK OF DEATH. HUMANS ARE NATURALLY SOCIAL BEINGS; WE SHARE MIRROR NEURONS...
1min
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Community Characteristics Affect Life Expectancy

Community Characteristics Affect Life Expectancy

Especially in the age of dealing with the CoronaVirus, Americans are increasingly feeling isolated and lonely. Health-care officials are saying it can lead to an increased risk of death.
1min
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Difference Between a Plant-Based and Vegan Diet?

Difference Between a Plant-Based and Vegan Diet?

By now, we all have someone in our life that has gone "vegan" or started following a "plant-based diet," but isn't that the same diet, different name?
1min
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Non-Perishable Foods Everyone Should Have

Non-Perishable Foods Everyone Should Have

Non-perishable foods have a long shelf life, make great for quick snacks and meals. Here are the top 6 everyone should have stored in their pantries.
1min
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How To Stop Drinking Soda

How To Stop Drinking Soda

Despite the popularity of the soft drink, it is linked to various chronic diseases, containing carbonated water, added sugar, high-fructose corn syrup, and artificial flavoring. Here are some ways that help you stop drinking soda.
1min
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Can You Overdose On Vitamins?

Can You Overdose On Vitamins?

While vitamins are part of a healthy routine, many people go overboard by taking more than what's recommended, but can this cause an overdose?
1min
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COVID-19: How To Help The Elderly_Digital

COVID-19: How To Help The Elderly_Digital

The elderly population is most at risk when it comes to the COVID-19 pandemic and there are a number of ways younger generations can help them stay safe.
2mins
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The fight against coronavirus

The fight against coronavirus

A global threat calls for a global response. Scientists around the world are hard at work on a vaccine against coronavirus, and in Berlin, physicists are investigating how to reduce the spread of the respiratory disease.
3mins
Deutsche Welle
Italy becomes the worst-hit country for Covid-19 deaths

Italy becomes the worst-hit country for Covid-19 deaths

Unreported Europe takes a look at stories from the first week in the country now recording the highest amount of deaths related to the new coronavirus.
Euronews
Strategies To Cope With Coronavirus Anxiety

Strategies To Cope With Coronavirus Anxiety

The Covid-19 Pandemic Is Incredibly Frightening And Overwhelming For Many. As The Virus Spreads Across The Globe, The Number Ofanxiety-related Outbreaks Is On The Rise Too.
1min
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In the forefront of Covid-19

In the forefront of Covid-19

Nurses and the regional technical manager of Lancet in the Northern region talk about how their lives have been affected since they have been in the forefront of fighting Covid-19. Video: Carlos Muchave
4mins
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The Citizen
Rugby Australia to follow New Zealand's lead

Rugby Australia to follow New Zealand's lead

Rugby Australia looking to follow New Zealand in makeshift Super Rugby competition.
1min
RugbyPass
French health system under pressure as COVID-19 cases still soaring

French health system under pressure as COVID-19 cases still soaring

Nurses say they are 'going into a war without weapons'
Euronews
Is the new coronavirus ‘infodemic’ spreading faster than the virus?

Is the new coronavirus ‘infodemic’ spreading faster than the virus?

Amidst a slew of COVID-19 information being circulated on traditional media, digital and online platforms, the UAE health authorities are seeking to guide residents.
Euronews
Coronavirus: South Africans expected back from China "before weekend is over"

Coronavirus: South Africans expected back from China "before weekend is over"

South African Health Minister Zweli Mkhize says that the South African nationals stuck in Wuhan are "fine" and are expected to be flown back home "before the weekend is over."
12secs
AFP
Tom Hanks and wife test positive for coronavirus

Tom Hanks and wife test positive for coronavirus

Actor Tom Hanks said on Thursday (March 12) that he and his wife Rita Wilson have both tested positive for the coronavirus in Australia.
1min
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Reuters
Proven Benefits Of Apple Cider Vinegar

Proven Benefits Of Apple Cider Vinegar

While apple cider vinegar recently began getting a lot of hype, it has been used for centuries for a variety of reasons. Here are some of its health benefits.
1min
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'I can't just sit back and be okay' - South African forced sterilisation victim

'I can't just sit back and be okay' - South African forced sterilisation victim

Bongekile Msibi is one of at least 48 pregnant women in South Africa, many of them HIV positive, who were sterilised by doctors without their knowledge while giving birth. Now she wants answers.
1min
AFP
Journalist Baria Alamuddin discusses women’s rights & daughter Amal Clooney

Journalist Baria Alamuddin discusses women’s rights & daughter Amal Clooney

International Women’s Day was marked by countries around on the world on March 8th. As a focal point for the movement of women’s rights, the civil awareness day celebrated the economic, cultural and social achievements of women across the globe.
12mins
Euronews
How can art and alternative therapy help children with health conditions?

How can art and alternative therapy help children with health conditions?

In 2014, whilst delivering her third child in Egypt, Amal Tolba suffered complications due to medical malpractice.
3mins
Euronews
Pence pledges Federal Government fight against new virus

Pence pledges Federal Government fight against new virus

Vice President Mike Pence pledged the full support of the Trump administration to Washington state officials Thursday as the coronavirus death toll there continued to mount.
3mins
Associated Press
Virus test kits lowered to cruise ship off California

Virus test kits lowered to cruise ship off California

Scrambling to keep the coronavirus at bay, officials ordered a cruise ship with 3,500 people aboard to stay back from the California coast Thursday until passengers and crew can be tested.
1min
Associated Press
Why getting 10,000 Steps Is Important

Why getting 10,000 Steps Is Important

You've probably heard people trying the 10,000 steps a day challenge. However, new research shows that 7,500 steps are close enough to reap the health benefits.
1min
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