Chip Taylor Communications



Subject: Health: Holistic/Self-Help/Spirituality

Alive: The Picture of Health Series

The mission of this important series is threefold: about being healthy, staying healthy, and taking control of our lives. Each program features real-life stories and expert opinions, while focusing on prevention, healing methods and overall wellness. Viewers are encouraged to take charge of their physical, mental and Click for more

Healthy Brains (cc)

Healthy Brains (cc)

The brain is the most complex and baffling organ in our body. It controls almost every human action, and yet we're just beginning to understand how it works and therefore what we can do to keep it healthy. In this program we learn about the brain, and that we are on the threshold of major therapeutic advances in all of the serious brain diseases. We meet Mary Bird, a stroke victim who chose to take t-PA, a drug that dissolves blood clots, to help her avoid having another stroke. Next, Dr. Harvey Sanders, Dr. Britt Bright and Mary-Sue Fairbarn, a lung researcher, address the issue of testing new medications by using placebos. Lastly, we learn that there are immediate steps we can take to have healthy brains, from practicing mental "gymnastics" to taking safe and natural antioxidants such as Ginko. 04/10DE/CC Closed-Captioned SCA 30 min.





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