News in Review - October 2020 Tragedy in Lebanon: Deadly Explosion in Beirut New

In August 2020, a huge explosion decimated a large part of Beirut, the capital of Lebanon. The blast killed almost 200 people and injured thousands of others. Hundreds of thousands were left homeless. The explosion was a result of highly explosive materials that had been stored in a port warehouse for years. Residents accused the government of mismanagement and corruption ...
  • 2020
  • 00:16:09
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 10/23/2020

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Li'l Doc Paraplegia New

Accompanied by her chameleon Geeko, Li'l Doc tells us how a spinal cord problem can prevent people from moving all or just the lower halves of their bodies.
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  • 00:02:31
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/22/2020

Li'l Doc Cystic fibrosis New

Li'l Doc and Geeko explain how a virus that makes our mucous thick and sticky can also make our respiratory and digestive systems very weak.
  • 2019
  • 00:02:31
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/22/2020

Li'l Doc Rubella New

In this episode, Li'l Doc and Geeko tell us all about the contagious virus that primarily targets the bodies of babies who are still in their mommy's tummies.
  • 2019
  • 00:02:31
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/22/2020

Li'l Doc Jaundice New

Li'l Doc tells us what can make babies’ skin turn yellow, and Geeko helps make it all crystal clear!
  • 2019
  • 00:02:31
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/22/2020

Li'l Doc Mumps New

Accompanied by her chameleon Geeko, Li'l Doc explains how a virus can cause the salivary glands next to our ears to swell.
  • 2019
  • 00:02:31
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/22/2020

Li'l Doc Polio New

In this episode, Li'l Doc and Geeko show us how a virus multiplying in our body can block our muscular control system, making our muscles really soft or really stiff!
  • 2019
  • 00:02:31
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/22/2020

Li'l Doc Whooping cough New

Accompanied by her chameleon Geeko, Li'l Doc explains how harmful bacteria that invade our trachea and bronchial tubes can make us cough.
  • 2019
  • 00:02:31
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/22/2020

Li'l Doc Aerophagia New

Why should you always eat slowly and chew your food carefully? Li'l Doc and Geeko describe the discomfort that can come from swallowing too much air!
  • 2019
  • 00:02:31
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/22/2020

Li'l Doc Tetanus New

The toxin produced by the contagious bacteria responsible for this disease can attack our muscles and respiratory system. Li'l Doc and Geeko bring us up to speed.
  • 2019
  • 00:02:31
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/22/2020