News in Review - October 2020 The Shooting of Jacob Blake: Protests, Boycotts and Racial Tensions New

In August 2020, an African-American man named Jacob Blake was shot in the back seven times by police in Kenosha, Wisconsin. Protestors took to the streets demanding an end to police violence against Black people. Counter-protestors also poured into the streets bringing about clashes during which three more people were shot — two fatally. A 17-year old teenager was charged. ...
  • 2020
  • 00:14:03
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 10/21/2020

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Li'l Doc Pinworm infections New

In this episode, Li'l Doc, accompanied by her chameleon Geeko, explains how the digestive system can contain the eggs of small worms that cause this illness.
  • 2019
  • 00:02:31
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/21/2020

Li'l Doc Blindness New

Geeko pretends he can’t see! Li'l Doc tells us about health problems that can make people go blind by impairing the functioning of one or both eyes.
  • 2019
  • 00:02:31
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/21/2020

Li'l Doc Tonsilitis New

In this episode, Li'l Doc and Geeko explain how our immune system reacts to infectious diseases when our tonsils get sick and can no longer defend themselves.
  • 2019
  • 00:02:31
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/21/2020

Li'l Doc Tuberculosis New

Li'l Doc and Geeko show us how the human body fights off contagious bacteria that affect our immune system.
  • 2019
  • 00:02:31
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/19/2020

Li'l Doc Malaria New

In this episode, Li'l Doc and Geeko take a closer look at mosquitoes and how they can carry contagious parasites that affect our entire immune system. 
  • 2019
  • 00:02:31
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/19/2020

Li'l Doc Hand, foot and mouth disease New

Have you got a red rash on your hands, on the soles of your feet and around and in your mouth, but you don’t know why? Li'l Doc and Geeko explain the body’s reactions to this syndrome, which is caused by a harmful virus.
  • 2019
  • 00:02:31
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/19/2020

Li'l Doc Dengue fever New

How can some mosquitoes make us sick when they bite us? Li'l Doc and Geeko have the answers!
  • 2019
  • 00:02:31
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/15/2020

Li'l Doc Rabies New

In this episode, Li'l Doc and Geeko explain how a virus can grow inside our body if we’re bitten or scratched by an infected animal.
  • 2019
  • 00:02:30
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/15/2020

Li'l Doc Sunstroke New

Why is it important to avoid getting too much sun? Li'l Doc and Geeko explain what happens when our body temperatures climb too high.
  • 2019
  • 00:02:31
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/15/2020