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Wexler Film Productions

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Works: 40 works in 97 publications in 1 language and 205 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Case studies  Motion pictures 
Classifications: RB57, 613
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Publications about Wexler Film Productions
Publications by Wexler Film Productions
Most widely held works by Wexler Film Productions
Pregnant teens, taking care ( visu )
5 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
A dramatization showing how the carefree lives of two teenagers drastically change when the girls learn that they are pregnant. Includes essential and supportive information for newly pregnant teens, empahsizing the importance of good nutrition
Hope is not a method III ( visu )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Provides up-to-date information on methods of birth control. Includes animation
Growing up body, feelings, behavior ( visu )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Uses live action, animation, and other visual techniques to depict the physiological changes which puberty brings to boys and girls. Shows the differences between individual growth rates, social awareness, and feelings. Reassures viewers that change is a necessary part of growing up. Also shows conception, birth, and close feelings between men and women
Live or die ( visu )
4 editions published between 1978 and 1993 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
This program depicts the lives of Joe who was overweight, stressed and a lover of high fat, high cholesterol foods, and Ann who was a workaholic smoker. Both have died at 47 and, through realistically staged autopsies, the pathologists explain why. The program stresses that we are all responsible for our own health, and the life choices we make can, to a large degree, control our life span
Human heredity ( visu )
6 editions published between 1972 and 2005 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Presents a concise overview of the genetic code which determines the characteristics that are passed on from parents to their children. Illustrates with microphotography, animation and new live action sequences
Vitamins from food ( visu )
5 editions published between 1968 and 1978 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Re-enacts the drama surrounding the discovery of vitamins; explains how the body uses vitamins, detailing co-enzyme metabolism; and suggests food sources
Growing older-- together a film ( visu )
3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Looks at old age through the eyes of four elderly persons from different backgrounds, who talk to teenagers about the problems of growing older, as well as the lack about the problems of growing older, as well as the lack of compassion for old people. Through confrontations and outings with the elders, the teenagers realize that all people, young or old, have problems to face and need the support of those around them
Hope is not a method ( visu )
3 editions published between 1973 and 1984 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Uses anatomically explicit diagrams to explain a variety of contraceptive methods, including withdrawal, spermicidal chemicals, the condom, the diaphragm, the pill, the IUD, and sterilization in order to help young people be aware of and use appropriate methods for birth control
Modern obstetrics : pre-eclampsia eclampsia ( visu )
3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Outlines for physicians and medical students the theories that attempt to explain the etiology of toxemia. Describes action which may be indicated when pre-eclampsia or eclampsia occurs
Human growth ( visu )
3 editions published between 1976 and 1998 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Explains some of the common physiological changes in maturation and discusses the wide variation in the range of normal growth and development. Shows the reactions, questions, observations, and feelings of young people whose bodies are changing
Human growth IV ( visu )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Explains some of the common physiological changes in maturation and discusses the wide variation in the range of normal growth and development. Shows the reactions, questions, observations, and feelings of young people whose bodies are changing. Uses some animation in explaining maturation and the reproductive system
A Family talks about alcohol ( visu )
3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Depicts the situation of a mother who has a drinking problem and is late in coming home for a family celebration to present information about the effects of alcohol on the body. Waiting for their mother, and imagining the worst, members of the family discuss the meaning of alcoholism
Normal labor and delivery ( visu )
2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Follows a mother in labor, and details all the procedures that the medical staff undertakes during the course of labor and safe delivery of the child
Fetal evaluation ( visu )
5 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Demonstrates invasive and noninvasive biochemical and biophysical tests, including amniocentesis, electronic heart monitoring, fetoscopy, and ultrasonography
Sex and decisions remember tomorrow ( visu )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
A youth and his girl-friend unexpectedly find themselves alone in a seluded situation and are tempted to become intimate. Instead, they bypass the romantic opportunity and talk about the right and wrong reasons for engaging in sex and as a result there is a deepening of their mutual respect and love
Human reproduction ( visu )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Gives a comprehensive view of the factors involved in starting a family. Stresses the responsibility and commitment that are required to raise children
To tell the truth ( visu )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Callie, feeling bad about her report card, tells some lies at school and learns how that affects her and others. Helps children think about honesty in some new ways. Features optional discussion stops within the story to allow viewers to acquire thinking skills as they predict what will happen next
Diabetes in pregnancy ( visu )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Using clinical examples and animation, describes the treatment of the obstetrical diabetic, which is to maintain a state of material euglycemia and minimize the reproductive risk
Pelvic examination for contraception ( visu )
2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Describes how to do a thorough pelvic examination in preparation for IUD insertion or for fitting a diaphragm
Life stream ( visu )
5 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Presents the latest and most advanced techniques for collection, processing, and administration of blood and its components. Looks at therapeutic products for the treatment of patients with hemophilia. Focuses on manual apheresis as a further advancement for the semiselective harvesting of blood and its components
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Churchill-Wexler Film Productions

Sy Wexler Film Productions
Wexler Films
Wexler (Sy) Film Productions
Languages
English (63)
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