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The Insiders' Guide to the Menopause

The Insiders' Guide to the Menopause

Kirsty Wark sets out to find out the truth about the menopause.

Episode 6

6. Hospital: Episode 6

The surgeons must use unconventional methods to get their operations completed.

Episode 3

3. Trust Me, I'm a Doctor: Series 6, Episode 3

Michael Mosley and Dr Chris van Tulleken investigate omega-3 supplements.

Andrew Marr: My Brain and Me

Andrew Marr: My Brain and Me

After suffering a stroke, Andrew Marr is on a mission to better understand the human brain

Tourettes: Teenage Tics

Tourettes: Teenage Tics

A touching documentary in which 12-year-old Rory explores his Tourette's.

Revealed: Britain's Mental Health Crisis

Panorama: Revealed: Britain's Mental Health Crisis

Sophie Hutchinson investigates the troubled state of NHS mental health services.

Episode 2

2. Trust Me, I'm a Doctor: Series 6, Episode 2

With a look at boosting metabolism, the effects of air pollution, and eating disorders.

Episode 5

5. Hospital: Episode 5

This episode looks at pioneering treatments for some of the oldest and youngest patients.

Episode 1

1. Trust Me, I'm a Doctor: Series 6, Episode 1

Michael Mosley investigates the best way to keep calories in check.

Episode 4

4. Hospital: Episode 4

The hospital's overseas officer tries to recoup money from non-UK residents on the ward.

Episode 4

4. Saved: At the Heart of the Health Service: Episode 4

Dr Enda Kerr treats a 67-year-old man who has had a suspected stroke.

Episode 3

3. Hospital: Episode 3

After collapsing at work, crane driver Phil is becoming increasingly paralysed each day.

Episode 3

3. Saved: At the Heart of the Health Service: Episode 3

Seven-year-old Tyler is admitted to A&E in the Royal Belfast Hospital for Sick Children.

Episode 2

2. Hospital: Episode 2

A lifesaving chest operation planned for two months is threatened by a lack of beds.

Second Opinion

Second Opinion

Dr Xand van Tulleken takes a satirical look back on 2016 in health news.

Autism: Challenging Behaviour

Autism: Challenging Behaviour

A look at how ABA (applied behaviour analysis) is used to treat autism.

Episode 2

2. Saved: At the Heart of the Health Service: Episode 2

A consultant performs innovative, life-saving surgery on a man to remove a brain tumour.

Transgender Kids: Who Knows Best?

Transgender Kids: Who Knows Best?

What is the best approach for parents to take when their child is facing gender dysphoria?

Episode 1

1. Hospital: Episode 1

Two patients await life-saving surgery at St Mary's in Paddington.

Episode 1

1. Saved: At the Heart of the Health Service: Episode 1

Jonathan Spiers donates his kidney to save the life of his brother William.

My Perfect Body?

1. Hayley: My Perfect Body?

The hospital horror stories and surgery successes of those having cosmetic procedures.

The Medal Myth

10. BBC Scotland Investigates: The Medal Myth

A look at why the nation's sporting success has not translated into a healthier population

Episode 3

3. The Greatest Gift: Episode 3

Anna-Louise comes to terms with having donated her son's organs.

Do I Drink Too Much?

Do I Drink Too Much?

Jamie Owen explores Wales's tempestuous relationship with drink.

Inside Britain's Fertility Business

Panorama: Inside Britain's Fertility Business

Reporter Deborah Cohen investigates expensive add-ons sold at some fertility clinics.

Episode 15

15. Secret Life of the Hospital Bed: Episode 15

Thirteen-year-old Harvey was playing badminton at school and felt his knee lock.

Episode 11

11. Secret Life of the Hospital Bed: Episode 11

In Romford's Queen's Hospital Maternity Unit, Lauren is hoping for a natural birth.

Sepsis: Understanding Why Dad Died

Week In Week Out: Sepsis: Understanding Why Dad Died

Derek Brockway investigates sepsis, the condition which killed his dad Cliff last year.

Episode 10

10. Secret Life of the Hospital Bed: Episode 10

Joanne and her dad are rushed to hospital after being involved in a car crash.

Episode 9

9. Secret Life of the Hospital Bed: Episode 9

A 63-year-old arrives in A&E with a serious head injury after falling off a ladder.

Nursing Homes Undercover

Panorama: Nursing Homes Undercover

Panorama goes undercover in two nursing homes and finds evidence of cruelty and neglect.

Episode 6

6. Secret Life of the Hospital Bed: Episode 6

At Birmingham's Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Lisa has a new battery fitted to her pacemaker.

Episode 8

8. Secret Life of the Hospital Bed: Episode 8

At hospital in Birmingham, Annamarie needs surgery to repair the cartilage in her knee.

Episode 7

7. Secret Life of the Hospital Bed: Episode 7

At the maternity unit in Romford's Queen's Hospital, Shola is expecting triplets.

Episode 5

5. Secret Life of the Hospital Bed: Episode 5

At the Queen Elizabeth hospital in Birmingham, Stephen has arrived for leg surgery.

Black Nurses: The Women Who Saved the NHS

Black Nurses: The Women Who Saved the NHS

How Caribbean and African women came to the UK to save the then ailing health service.