HEALTH

Frontline

The Trouble with Chicken

"Frontline" investigates the spread of dangerous pathogens in meat - particularly poultry - and why the food-safety system isn't stopping the threat. Focusing on an outbreak of salmonella Heidelberg at one of the nation's largest poultry processors, the documentary reveals how contaminants are evading regulators and causing more severe illnesses as Americans consume more chicken than ever.

Caring for Mom & Dad

Examine an unprecedented demographic shift — the 75 million baby boomers now entering their retirement years — and the problems in caring for this aging population when they can no longer care for themselves.

Frontline

Outbreak

FRONTLINE filmmaker Dan Edge spent months on the ground in West Africa, uncovering the hidden story of what happened during the Ebola outbreak before the world started paying attention. From the jungles of Guinea to the slums of Monrovia, OUTBREAK exposes the tragic missteps in the response to the epidemic, relying on firsthand accounts of global decision-makers, health responders and victims.

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What Does Every Teen Need?

In this KET Special Report, we examine the unique challenges facing teenagers in today's society and explore strategies that ensure every adolescent arrives at adulthood protected and prepared.

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More Than Child’s Play: Why Physical Activity Matters

Explore all the ways in which society both helps and hinders physical activity in children, and learn from the experts how to create opportunities for all children to be physically active.

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Connections with Renee Shaw

Easing Anxiety Disorders with Virtual Reality

Imagine donning a virtual reality helmet, not to play some fantastic new video game or to experience an imaginary voyage into deep space, but to get relief from an everyday phobia or anxiety. That’s one treatment now available to patients who suffer from common mental health issues, according to licensed clinical psychologist Kevin Chapman.

Twice Born

Twice Born: Episode 3

Lilly undergoes plastic surgery to reshape her face, and Shelly delivers her baby girl, Luelle. Geneva and Reggie, a couple from North Carolina, visit the Children's Hospital to seek help for their unborn child who has developed a lower urinary tract obstruction.

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One to One with Bill Goodman

U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and Dr. Alison Davis

U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced the establishment of the USDA's Rural Child Poverty Nutrition Center. He is joined on the program by Dr. Alison Davis, a professor of Agricultural Economics at the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment.

Twice Born: Episode 2

Doctors remove the remainder of baby Lilly’s tumor. Meanwhile, couple Tina and Brion receive devastating news about their unborn twins. Get a close-up look at surgery on a baby in the womb — the first time ever in a major television broadcast — as Shelly and her baby undergo a procedure to repair the fetus’s spine.

Rx: The Quiet Revolution

Filmmaker David Grubin — the son of a general practitioner — takes his camera across America to focus on the challenges and triumphs in our country’s health care delivery system. Meet a diverse group of doctors, nurses and health care professionals who are transforming the way we receive our medical care.

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