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The Power Of The Placebo

   2014    Medicine
Placebos come in all shapes and sizes, but they contain no active ingredient. They are the miracle pills that shouldn't really work at all. Now they are being shown to help treat pain, depression and even alleviate some of the symptoms of Parkinson's disease. It seems they're not acting alone. The placebo effect is intertwined with how is did the healthcare. Explores why they work, and how we could all benefit from the hidden power of the placebo.

What is the Right Diet for You 3of3

   2015    Medicine
So far the volunteers have successfully been losing lost weight, but now the honeymoon period is over. It is the final two months of the diet, and their minds and bodies are fighting back. Dr Chris van Tulleken and Professor Tanya Byron find out if the new personalised diets will help them stay on course, and the experts reveal the scientific secrets to permanent dieting success.
Series: What is the Right Diet for You

The Human Body
The Human Body

   1998    Medicine
The Nazis, A Warning From History
The Nazis, A Warning From History

   1997    History
Generation Iron
Generation Iron

   2018    Culture
Earth from Space
Earth from Space

   2019    Nature
Myths and Heroes
Myths and Heroes

   2005    History
Oceans
Oceans

   2009    Nature
Coldplay Live
Coldplay Live

   2012    Art
The Story of God
The Story of God

   2016    Culture