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Mike and Jules: While We Still Have Time

Mike and Jules: While We Still Have Time

Documentary about Jules Peters's fight against breast cancer.

HIV

14. The Truth About...: HIV

Dr Chris van Tulleken explores the latest science around HIV.

Episode 2

2. Doctor in the House: Series 2, Episode 2

Dr Rangan tries to help a mother with severe anxiety and a father battling exhaustion.

Episode 1

1. Doctor in the House: Series 2, Episode 1

Dr Rangan is called to help a mum battling cluster headaches.

Sleep

13. The Truth About...: Sleep

Michael Mosley explores what happens if we don't get enough sleep and how to get more.

Contaminated Blood: The Search for the Truth

Panorama: Contaminated Blood: The Search for the Truth

Panorama examines documents about a treatment disaster causing the deaths of 2,000 people.

Sweet Sixteen: A Transgender Story

Sweet Sixteen: A Transgender Story

This coming-of-age film follows a Welsh transgender teenager, Llyr Jones, as she turns 16.

Episode 2

2. Scotland's Superhospital: Series 2, Episode 2

Staff are excited to be part of a clinical trial which could revolutionise kidney dialysis

Episode 3

3. Scotland's Superhospital: Series 2, Episode 3

Rose is rushed to the hospital and waits to find out if a kidney is a match for her.

Stress

12. The Truth About...: Stress

Fiona Phillips explores the perception, experience and management of stress.

Episode 2

2. Mind over Marathon: Episode 2

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry join the runners at a training day.

Episode 5

5. Health: Truth or Scare: Series 1, Episode 5

Angela asks whether there is any truth in the claims that stress can be good for us.

Episode 4

4. Health: Truth or Scare: Series 1, Episode 4

Angela Rippon looks at how to safely achieve necessary levels of vitamin D.

Being Black, Going Crazy?

Being Black, Going Crazy?

Documentary in which Keith Dube explores mental health among black people in the UK.

Episode 3

3. Health: Truth or Scare: Series 1, Episode 3

Kevin Duala asks whether aloe vera can really live up to the hype.

Episode 2

2. Health: Truth or Scare: Series 1, Episode 2

Angela investigates whether the technology used every day is damaging our eyes and ears.

Episode 1

1. Scotland's Superhospital: Series 2, Episode 1

A 12-strong trauma team assemble as a patient is helicoptered to the rooftop helipad.

Episode 1

1. Health: Truth or Scare: Series 1, Episode 1

Kevin Duala explores two very vocal sides of the argument over the safety of statins.

Alice and Eleni

4. I'm Different: Let Me Drive: Alice and Eleni

Alice has Asperger syndrome and gets easily distracted while driving.

Episode 1

1. Mind over Marathon: Episode 1

The group come from all over the country to meet for the first time at a training camp.

Kirsty Wark: The Menopause and Me

Kirsty Wark: The Menopause and Me

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

Helen and Rannoch

3. I'm Different: Let Me Drive: Helen and Rannoch

Rannoch, who has autism, takes a Pass Plus course to perfect his driving skills.

Episode 4

4. Home Ground: Series 2, Episode 4

Jo Scott meets an ethical taxidermist who uses her work to educate the public about nature

Obesity: How Prejudiced Is the NHS?

Obesity: How Prejudiced Is the NHS?

Exploring whether there is 'fat prejudice' against obese patients in parts of the NHS.

Chris and Cannadine

2. I'm Different: Let Me Drive: Chris and Cannadine

Chris, who has Asperger's, tries to get over his cautiousness behind the wheel.

Episode 3

3. Home Ground: Series 2, Episode 3

Gavin Andrews finds out more about the seal population in Strangford Lough.

Richard and Jaco: Life with Autism

Richard and Jaco: Life with Autism

Richard Mylan reflects on raising his son, who is on the autistic spectrum.

OCD - An Actor's Tale

Week In Week Out: OCD - An Actor's Tale

Actor Ian Puleston-Davies speaks about his OCD and talks to fellow sufferers.

Natasha and Stuart

1. I'm Different: Let Me Drive: Natasha and Stuart

Can Natasha learn to tell left from right and control her temper behind the wheel?

Bill Turnbull

5. Holding Back the Years: Series 1, Bill Turnbull

Bill Turnbull exposes some of the fake news around health in old age.

Arlene Phillips

4. Holding Back the Years: Series 1, Arlene Phillips

Arlene Phillips meets those who are determined to live life to the full whatever their age

Ainsley Harriott

3. Holding Back the Years: Series 1, Ainsley Harriott

Ainsley Harriott looks at different ways to stay happy as you get older.

Episode 6

6. Incredible Medicine: Dr Weston's Casebook: Series 1, Episode 6

Featuring an engineer who fixed his own heart.

Angela Rippon

2. Holding Back the Years: Series 1, Angela Rippon

Angela Rippon takes a look at the different ways people can retire in Britain today.

Rio Ferdinand: Being Mum and Dad

Rio Ferdinand: Being Mum and Dad

Documentary following Rio Ferdinand a year after the loss of his wife to cancer.

Maureen Lipman

1. Holding Back the Years: Series 1, Maureen Lipman

Maureen Lipman discovers how people can avoid loneliness as they grow older.