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Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
|Additional Physical Format:||Originally produced:
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), 2006
|Material Type:||Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.; Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)|
|Language Note:||Optional English captions.|
|Notes:||Title from title frames (viewed on Sept. 12, 2013).
Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on October 01, 2011.
Originally produced as part of 6 episodes of the television miniseries Rx for survival in 2006.
Title from distributor's description.
|Credits:||Narrator, Brad Pitt.|
|Target Audience:||9 & up.|
|Description:||1 streaming video file (56 min.) : sound, color, digital file.|
|Details:||System requirements: FOD playback platform.|
|Contents:||Introduction: Back to the Basics (3:02) --
Sponsors: Back to the Basics (0:45) --
Scourge of Night Blindness (1:33) --
Cure for Night Blindness (3:35) --
Vitamin Deficiency and Immune System (1:57) --
Collegial Rejection (1:16) --
Institutional Pellagra (2:04) --
Pellagra: Prison Experiment (3:26) --
Enriched Foods to Combat Nutritional Diseases (1:39) --
Curing Night Blindness in Nepal (2:35) --
What Does Vitamin A Do? (1:48) --
Poor Countries: Illness and Disease (2:31) --
Infectious Water Sources in Uganda (3:14) --
Clean Water for Economic Growth (2:07) --
Cholera in Mexico (2:53) --
Beginning of Cholera Epidemic (2:05) --
Mexico's Clean Water Program (1:25) --
Worldwide Obesity Pandemic (1:24) --
America's Obese Children (3:10) --
Family Obesity (2:44) --
Lifestyle Leads to Obesity (1:54) --
Obesity Crisis (1:58) --
Public Health Challenges (2:39) --
Mobilization for Medicine (2:09) --
Sponsors & Credits: Back to the Basics (0:51).
|Series Title:||Rx for survival: a global health challenge.|
|Other Titles:||Rx for survival (Television program)|
|Responsibility:||PBS ; produced by Tabitha Jackson, Mike Beckham ; produced in association with Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health ; a Circus Productions film.|