All shows in the Health and Wellbeing category

  1. The Sex Clinic

    The Sex Clinic

    3 Episodes

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    The number of people visiting sexual health clinics has doubled in five years. This series meets the patients and busy staff at two of them.

  2. Embarrassing Bodies

    Embarrassing Bodies

    2 Series, 34 Episodes

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    The Embarrassing Bodies doctors offer an innovative way to raise health awareness and de-stigmatise 'embarrassing' body parts and medical conditions

  3. Curing Cancer

    Curing Cancer

    1 Episode

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    This Cutting Edge documentary follows four patients involved in trials of some of the most advanced new cancer treatments in the world, and the doctors at UCH who are leading the way

  4. Embarrassing Fat Bodies

    Embarrassing Fat Bodies

    2 Series, 9 Episodes

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    As the nation's waist size spirals out of control, the Embarrassing Bodies doctors help the seriously overweight cope with illnesses caused by obesity

  5. The Hoarder Next Door

    The Hoarder Next Door

    2 Series, 8 Episodes

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    Psychotherapist Stelios Kiosses and a team of expert de-clutterers come to the aid of extreme hoarders in a bid to change their lives and homes

  6. Addicts' Symphony

    Addicts' Symphony

    1 Episode

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    Composer, musician and recovering alcoholic James McConnel brings together ten classical musicians whose lives have been blighted by addiction for a spectacular concert

  7. Bodyshock

    Bodyshock

    7 Series, 7 Episodes

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    Long-running documentary strand that investigates extraordinary and moving real-life stories about the extremes of the human body

  8. My Last Summer

    My Last Summer

    4 Episodes

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    Taboos around death can make it hard to cope with mortality. In this series, five terminally ill people talk frankly about their experiences as they face the last months of their lives.

  9. Embarrassing Bodies: Live from the Clinic

    Embarrassing Bodies: Live from the Clinic

    8 Episodes

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    A live series showcasing medical diagnosis as Dr Christian Jessen and Dr Dawn Harper diagnose cases live on air

  10. Supersize vs Superskinny

    Supersize vs Superskinny

    10 Episodes

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    Documentary series in which two extreme eaters - one very overweight and the other severely underweight - swap diets in an attempt to change the way they view food and eating

  11. The Body Shop

    The Fat Fighters

    4 Episodes

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    Behind the scenes at one of the country's most outrageous gyms, where four extraordinary personal trainers battle to transform the physiques of their clients

  12. Fat Family Tree

    Fat Family Tree

    1 Episode

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    Fat Family Tree sets out to unlock the secrets of an overweight family's genes, to help resolve their lifelong weight problems

  13. How Not to Get Old

    How Not to Get Old

    5 Episodes

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    Anna Richardson and Louise Redknapp present the ultimate consumer guide on how to keep looking younger for longer

  14. Alex Brooker: My Perfect Body

    Alex Brooker: My Perfect Body

    1 Episode

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    Alex Brooker explores male body image, while he tries to lose two stone and get a six-pack in just two months

  15. Sex Box

    Sex Box

    7 Episodes

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    Sex is integral to our lives, but few of us talk about it openly and honestly with our partners. In Sex Box, couples discuss their feelings and sensations about their love life after having sex.

  16. The Food Hospital

    The Food Hospital

    2 Series, 14 Episodes

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    The Food Hospital examines the science behind using food in medicine, tackling patients' health problems through the food they eat

  17. James Rhodes: Notes from the Inside

    Notes from the Inside with James Rhodes

    1 Episode

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    Classical pianist and former psychiatric patient James Rhodes takes a grand piano into a psychiatric hospital to play pieces he hopes will resonate with patients

  18. Katie: The Science of Seeing Again

    Katie: The Science of Seeing Again

    1 Episode

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    Katie Piper explores the issues surrounding the pioneering surgery she's undergoing to regain the sight in her left eye

  19. Beauty & The Beast: Ugly Face of Prejudice

    Beauty & The Beast: Ugly Face of Prejudice

    4 Episodes

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    Series examining the extremes of discrimination, bringing together people often defined by the way they look; whether they have a facial disfigurement or an intense preoccupation with their appearance

  20. The Human Mannequin

    The Human Mannequin

    1 Episode

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    A rare genetic condition is causing Louise Wedderburn's body to freeze, and turning her into a human mannequin

  21. The Curious Case of the Clark Brothers

    The Curious Case of the Clark Brothers

    1 Episode

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    The story of Matthew and Michael Clark, grown men with a rare condition called Leukodystrophy, which is turning them into boys trapped in adult bodies

  22. Sing For Your Life

    Sing for Your Life

    1 Episode

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    The story of a unique choir and its incredible journey to discover if singing can help people battling cancer

  23. The Great British Paraorchestra

    The Great British Paraorchestra

    1 Episode

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    Internationally renowned conductor Charles Hazlewood sets out to form an orchestra made up of talented musicians with disabilities

  24. My Transsexual Summer

    My Transsexual Summer

    4 Episodes

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    A series that follows seven people who are undertaking a range of gender affirmation procedures as they make the journey to realise their true identities

  25. Pamela Stephenson: The Fame Report

    Pamela Stephenson: The Fame Report

    1 Episode

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    Dr Pamela Stephenson examines the reality of being famous, its psychological impact and its effect on key relationships for those in the public eye

  26. World's Maddest Job Interview

    World's Maddest Job Interview

    1 Episode

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    Can a panel of volunteers disprove stereotypes about people who are living with mental health conditions?

  27. Gok-Brand-2

    Gok's Teens: The Naked Truth

    3 Episodes

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    Gok Wan gives troubled teens the advice, confidence and self-belief they need to tackle their issues and anxieties

  28. Booze: A Young Person's Guide

    Booze: A Young Person's Guide

    1 Episode

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    A candid view of the highs and lows of alcohol that explores the drinking habits of young people by looking at six different stories from Saturday nights out

  29. Shopping basket of food

    The Atkins Diet: Fat or Fiction

    1 Episode

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    This documentary explores all sides of the popular - and so-called 'miracle' - diet. From the people who are following it, to the science for and against it.

  30. The Big Drugs Debate

    The Big Drugs Debate

    1 Episode

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    Russell Brand hosts a studio debate looking at the issues surrounding drugs and addiction

  31. A baby sitting on a lawn with two couples standing behind

    Born with Two Mothers

    1 Episode

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    A provocative drama about an IVF mix-up which results in a white woman giving birth to a black boy

  32. The Boy Whose Skin Fell Off

    The Boy Whose Skin Fell Off

    1 Episode

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    A frank and moving film about Jonny Kennedy, an extraordinary man with a terrible condition - Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB) - which means his skin literally falls off at the slightest touch

  33. Closing Numbers

    Closing Numbers

    1 Episode

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    This drama about a husband having an affair with another man was the centrepiece of Channel 4's contribution to the 1993 World Aids Day

  34. Dominic Hyams

    Crip on a Trip

    1 Episode

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    An intimate observation of disability. 18-year-old Dominic Hyams has brittle bones - but that's not going to stand in the way of a European adventure with his gang of able-bodied mates...

  35. The Day I Will Never Forget

    The Day I Will Never Forget

    1 Episode

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    More 4 documentary assessing the acutely painful and highly dangerous practice of female circumcision, focusing on girls in Kenya

  36. Giving Up the Weed

    Giving Up the Weed

    1 Episode

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    Actor and rapper J Rock of Big Brovas has been smoking marijuana for 14 years and is desperate to give up. This observational documentary charts his struggle to give up and witnesses how he copes.

  37. A woman plucking her upper lip

    Hairy Women

    1 Episode

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    A frank examination of some of the embarrassing - and often very distressing - problems around female body hair

  38. Primordial dwarves

    The Smallest People in the World

    1 Episode

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    Acclaimed documentary maker Jane Treays enters the world of children on the edge of society, examining how they cope when their lives are shaped by extreme circumstances

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