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Episode 8

8. Holding Back the Years: Series 2, Episode 8

Fiona Phillips meets the silver splitters - people who have divorced later in life.

Rehab: Addicted Lives

Rehab: Addicted Lives

Documentary going behind the doors of a residential rehabilitation centre in Somerset.

Episode 7

7. Holding Back the Years: Series 2, Episode 7

Mindfulness and relaxation therapy is the latest way the NHS is combatting stress.

Episode 6

6. Holding Back the Years: Series 2, Episode 6

Dr Rangan Chatterjee looks at what happens when we lose our hearing.

Famously Unfit for Sports Relief

Sport Relief: 2018, Famously Unfit for Sports Relief

Four out-of-shape celebrities embark on a muscle-grinding mission to regain their fitness.

Episode 5

5. Holding Back the Years: Series 2, Episode 5

Fiona Phillips investigates the 'good, bad and ugly' sides of the social care system.

Episode 4

4. Holding Back the Years: Series 2, Episode 4

Dr Rangan Chatterjee looks into why sleep could help people live longer and healthier.

Episode 3

3. Holding Back the Years: Series 2, Episode 3

Dr Rangan Chatterjee asks if we are a nation addicted to painkillers.

Dying For Weed

4. Drugs Map of Britain: Dying For Weed

The seriously ill people who believe cannabis is helping them.

Episode 2

2. Holding Back the Years: Series 2, Episode 2

Fiona Phillips investigates how to survive a house fire.

Episode 1

1. Holding Back the Years: Series 2, Episode 1

Dr Rangan Chatterjee meets the man who survived his heart stopping for over an hour.

Girls on the Edge

Girls on the Edge

Following three families whose daughters have been sectioned under the Mental Health Act.

Made for Sharing

6. Tom Kerridge's Lose Weight For Good: Series 1, Made for Sharing

Tom invites his dieters on a river cruise to congratulate them on their weight loss.

Episode 6

6. Trust Me, I'm a Doctor: Series 7, Episode 6

Michael Mosley and Olympians test which types of exercise give you the strongest bones.

Plastic Surgery Capital of the World

Plastic Surgery Capital of the World

Annie Price travels to South Korea to explore a culture where plastic surgery is common.

Episode 5

5. Trust Me, I'm a Doctor: Series 7, Episode 5

Can beetroot and leafy greens give your body and brain a boost?

Movable Feasts

5. Tom Kerridge's Lose Weight For Good: Series 1, Movable Feasts

Tom makes delicious packed lunches and snacks to help his dieters through the working day.

Swansea: Injecting Gone Wrong

5. Drugs Map of Britain: Swansea: Injecting Gone Wrong

A look at the recent increase in injecting-related injuries.

Getting Fit

25. The Truth About...: Getting Fit

Michael Mosley examines the latest research on fitness to separate fact from fiction.

Rhod Gilbert: Stand Up to Shyness

Rhod Gilbert: Stand Up to Shyness

Rhod Gilbert confronts his painful shyness, looking at what can be done about it.

Takeaway Alternatives

4. Tom Kerridge's Lose Weight For Good: Series 1, Episode 4

Tom sets about inventing lower calorie alternatives to takeaways and ready meals.

Episode 4

4. Trust Me, I'm a Doctor: Series 7, Episode 4

Michael looks at how to get iodine in your diet. Plus why stress can make you fat.

The Pioneers

3. Surgeons: At the Edge of Life: Series 1, The Pioneers

Following surgeons and patients in three clinical trials at the vanguard of medicine.

Special Treats

3. Tom Kerridge's Lose Weight For Good: Series 1, Special Treats

Tom provides treat recipes targeted at foodies who love good food and want to lose weight.

Episode 3

3. Trust Me, I'm a Doctor: Series 7, Episode 3

Michael Mosley finds out if eating carbs in the evening is bad for you.

Last Chance Saloon

2. Surgeons: At the Edge of Life: Series 1, Last Chance Saloon

Surgeons stop a patient's heart, chill his body and drain his blood in order to operate.

The Woman Who Can Smell Parkinson's

4. BBC Scotland Investigates: 2017, The Woman Who Can Smell Parkinson's

Elizabeth Quigley talks to Joy Milne, who discovered she can smell Parkinson's disease.

Episode 2

2. Trust Me, I'm a Doctor: Series 7, Episode 2

Can coconut oil cut cholesterol, and how much fruit is too much?

Quick and Easy

2. Tom Kerridge's Lose Weight For Good: Series 1, Quick and Easy

Tom helps dieters who say they're too busy or inexperienced to cook healthy meals at home.

Looking Good

24. The Truth About...: Looking Good

Cherry Healey investigates the claims made by the cosmetics industry about their products.

Fighting for Air

Fighting for Air

Xand van Tulleken tries to bring about an improvement in air quality for a single day.

Boots: Pharmacists under Pressure?

30. Inside Out: Boots: Pharmacists under Pressure?

Investigating concerns raised behind the counter of the UK's biggest pharmacy chain.

The Longest Day

1. Surgeons: At the Edge of Life: Series 1, The Longest Day

Maxillofacial surgeons Tim and Sat prepare for a marathon operation on 53-year-old Teresa.

Comfort Food

1. Tom Kerridge's Lose Weight For Good: Series 1, Comfort Food

Tom meets his diet gang for the first time and helps the big comfort eaters among them.

Episode 1

1. Trust Me, I'm a Doctor: Series 7, Episode 1

Why fizzy drinks make you eat more, and does caffeine boost your physical performance?

Episode 10

10. Island Medics: Series 1, Episode 10

Schoolboy Bruce runs too many miles and injures his leg.