Health and Medicine

This episode follows two people's journey back to a part of their past.

Antibiotics are the wonder drugs of modern medicine. They've allowed doctors to save and extend life by killing infection and enabling ground breaking surgery.

How authorities are failing to protect women and children in mortal danger, and failing to prevent their partners' homicidal rage.

If you're feeling sleep deprived because you've just had a baby, if you're a teenager whose always tired, if you're wound up by your frantic lifestyle and can't slow down at night, or if you're str

Genetically Modified Food is a perplexing and hotly debated issue. Will it help to feed the increasing number of hungry mouths into the future?

The magical religions, the alternative paths in spirituality alert us to the fact that a great mystery defines and overrides our existence." says Nevill Drury author and long time observer of the N

The Life Series is an observational documentary series that chronicles the lives of 11 children as they grow from infancy to adolescence.

One suicide is a tragedy. But what happens when a community is rocked by a series of suicides, one after another, all of them young people?

We all know that exercise is good for us but Anja Taylor reveals just how effective it can be in treating diabetes, heart disease, depression and cancer.

Pop quiz:
Which nation has grown fatter faster, and currently holds the world's overweight title? The United States, Australia or Mexico?
A. Mexico.