A Matter of Life and Death: Magic Moments and Dark Hours in the History of Medicine

2006 NR 1 season

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A Matter of Life and Death: Magic Moments and Dark Hours in the History of Medicine

2006 NR 1 season
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This fascinating and comprehensive multipart documentary explores 5,000 years of medical health care, analyzing smallpox, tuberculosis, the plague and other historical diseases, as well as contemporary afflictions such as AIDS and other viruses.
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Summary of Season 1 (2006) - 2 discs

This fascinating and comprehensive multipart documentary explores 5,000 years of medical health care, analyzing smallpox, tuberculosis, the plague and other historical diseases, as well as contemporary afflictions such as AIDS and other viruses. The four segments -- "The First Breath," "The Wild Years," "Mid-Life" and "Aging and Death" -- provide thorough discussions of astonishing medical breakthroughs ... and terrible scientific blunders.
Format
DVD
Screen
Full Screen 1.33:1
CC
No
Audio
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo
Rating
NR - Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
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