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Fullerton-Smith, Jill

Overview
Works: 68 works in 126 publications in 8 languages and 1,253 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biographical films  Action and adventure films  Documentary television programs  Documentary films  Case studies  Nonfiction television programs  Interviews  Film excerpts  Television interviews 
Roles: Author, Director, Producer
Classifications: RA784, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jill Fullerton-Smith
The truth about food : what you eat can change your life by Jill Fullerton-Smith( Book )

19 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Separating fact from fiction, examines the relationship between food and health, while drawing on health and scientific research to examine such topics as calories, additives, preservatives, eating disorders, illnesses, and fertility
How to build a human by Jill Fullerton-Smith( Visual )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This four part series provides an up-to-the-minute assessment of landmark research and breakthroughs in the field of human genetics
Terror in space( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exposes the dangers and near disasters aboard the Russian space station Mir in 1997. Includes interviews with U.S. astronauts Jerry Linenger and Michael Foale
Rage to revenge : the science of violence( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What goes on in the human body when a person becomes angry? Experts Bushman, Ekman and Lightman assert that the cause of human aggression lies in the physiology of violent emotions. Case histories to demonstrate the self-damaging impact of hate and the positive power of forgiveness support their conviction that a quantifiable mind/body connection exists. Evidence is also provided which indicates that venting - long believed to relieve anger - can actually reinforce aggressive behavior
Modern times( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Phobia Unit at Maudsley Psychiatric Hospital treats people suffering from obsessive/compulsive disorders. Billy, a former soldier in Northern Ireland and one-time Liverpudlian gangster, is haunted by a fear of harming others and employs bodyguards to hold him back. This documentary follows Billy during his 12-week therapy at the Phobia Unit
A chip of glass ruby by Nadine Gordimer by Nadine Gordimer( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interview with South African author Nadine Gordimer, who describes her short story about an East Indian woman living in South Africa who is arrested for protesting the discriminatory laws, and the impact of her arrest on her family. The author ... comments on the role of writing in the social and political context of South Africa. Includes excerpts from the 1982 film adaptation, produced by Profile Productions and directed by Ross Devenish
Bioethics( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Videocassette release of a television program in the Assignment discovery series produced by the Discovery Channel. Program delves into the relationship between a person's genes and their environment, personality, and body type
Alive by Frank Marshall( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Members of a Uruguayan rugby team whose plane crashed in the Andes in 1972 and who survived by eating the flesh of their dead comrades talk about the experience. Includes footage from Alive, a motion picture about the incident to which the survivors contributed
Creation by Jill Marshall( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of a four-part series presenting research and breakthroughs in the field of human genetics. In this segment, pioneering methods of human cloning give a paralyzed Texas doctor hope that he will walk again. Meanwhile in England, a couple prepares for the result of cloning the natural way: triplets. Shows the latest advances in stem cell development and genetic science. The efforts of Dr. José Cibelli, head of research at Advanced Cell Technology, which led to the first artificially cloned embroyo, are paralleled with genetic replication as it occurs naturally in the womb. Professor Lee Silver, molecular biologist at Princeton University, and Nobel Prize-winning cell biologist Sir Paul Nurse comment on how these innovations have changed human life
Predictor( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of a four-part series presenting research and breakthroughs in the field of human genetics. This segment looks at the extent to which genes determine human behavior and destiny. A woman discovers that a single letter change in the genome has been responsible for her family's generations-old "curse" of deformed hands. Dr. Hugh Montgomery of University College Hospital, London, screens the DNA of army recruits for the ACE or endurance gene which may affect their longevity as well as their basic training. Dr. Dean Hammer of the National Institutes of Health explains his search for a thrill-seeker gene, D4DR. Attorney Daniel Summer argues for leniency for his death-row client because his DNA predisposed him to a life of crime. Professor Lee Silver of Princeton University and Nobel Laureate Sir Paul Nurse also provide commentary
Mind over body( Visual )

7 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines how the mind may affect the immune system. Ader's and Cohen's theory of psychoneuroimmunology is discussed and cancer patients are shown using meditation and guided imagery to strengthen their immune systems
The Secret of sex( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of a four-part series presenting research and breakthroughs in the field of human genetics. This segment examines aspects of reproduction, as well as what being male or female means at the cellular level. Dr. Roy Levin, a reproductive physiologist, uses an FMRI scanner to glean surprising images from a couple having intercourse. Startling physiological effects are seen over a mere six months in a woman who begins testosterone therapy. Experts include Marc Breedlove, Professor of Neuroscience at Michigan State University; Dr. Peter Goodfellow, authority on the Y chromosome; Professor John Burn, clinical geneticist at Newcastle University; Dr. John Manning, leading specialist on testosterone; and Dr. Melissa Hines, Professor of Psychology at City University who has studied testosterone's influence on how children play
How to build a human( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of a four-part series presenting research and breakthroughs in the field of human genetics. This segment looks at the extent to which genes determine human behavior and destiny. A woman discovers that a single letter change in the genome has been responsible for her family's generations-old "curse" of deformed hands. Dr. Hugh Montgomery of University College Hospital, London, screens the DNA of army recruits for the ACE or endurance gene which may affect their longevity as well as their basic training. Dr. Dean Hammer of the National Institutes of Health explains his search for a thrill-seeker gene, D4DR. Attorney Daniel Summer argues for leniency for his death-row client because his DNA predisposed him to a life of crime. Professor Lee Silver of Princeton University and Nobel Laureate Sir Paul Nurse also provide commentary
A heart for Jo( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Heart for Jo follows 13-year-old Joanne and her mother Marion as they battle against prevailing medical opinion in a bid to save Jo's life. Jo needs a heart and lung transplant, but finds that no transplant center in Britain will accept her because she has Down's Syndrome"--Container
Genes and body type( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cases and stories from United States and England personalize current scientific research and genetic causes of obesity, with focus on science of appetite, health risks associated with obesity and the benefits of exercise to override genetic makeup
Eating to compete( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program looks at what constitutes a healthy balanced diet through examining the way a number of sports people fuel their bodies. Britain's top triathlete, an amateur football team from South London, a young women's rowing team and ballet dancers all describe their diet and its importance to their performance
Forever young( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of a four-part series presenting research and breakthroughs in the field of human genetics. This segment analyzes the aging process, showing ways to build a longer-lasting human. Dr. Ron Livesey, who runs an anti-aging clinic in New York, discusses the benefits and perils of hormones as an elixer of youth. Professor Stephen Shalet, an expert on human growth hormone, explains its link to cancer. Shows an attempt to retard aging by slowing metabolism in a man on a special diet of less than 1500 calories a day. Molecular geronologists Dr. Simon Melov and Dr. Gordon Lithgow, both of the Buck Institute for Age Research in California, discuss the most promising strategy--controlling rogue elements called free radicals, the by-products of metabolizing oxygen, with antioxidants
Thirsty work( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Occupational health nurse visits workplaces to discuss alcohol abuse and maintaining employment while treating alcohol problems
Fatbusters( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program looks at obesity. Scientists have recently made significant discoveries, which could lead to a drug treatment (leptin) for obesity
Alive : 20 years later( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Sheen narrates this documentary in which the survivors of an Andean plane crash tell their story themselves. Contains footage from the making of the feature film that was based on the incident
 
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The truth about food : what you eat can change your life
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