The Fifth Estate A Stitch in Time

The Shouldice Hospital is world famous for its successful hernia surgery and its policy of getting patients back on their feet within hours – rather than the typical weeks – of a hernia operation. In this documentary, The Fifth Estate visits Shouldice Hospital in its country-club setting north of Toronto, following a patient from arrival to departure, through two operations in which ...
  • 1986
  • 00:16:02
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

About Sex About Sex, Episode 12

Marcus and Maddy’s improv skills are tested when Leah chooses STBBIs as the theme. Warning: The following program may contain mature subject matter and coarse language. Viewer discretion is advised.
  • 2020
  • 00:06:31
  • 18+
  • Added on: 01/04/2021

About Sex About Sex, Episode 2

Arun learns from Leah how often she receives unwanted sext messages. Warning: The following program may contain mature subject matter and coarse language. Viewer discretion is advised.
  • 2020
  • 00:05:59
  • 18+
  • Added on: 11/26/2020

My Brilliant Brain Accidental Genius

George Widener patiently writes down the dates for every Monday in the next 500 years – all 26,000 of them. An autistic savant, George possesses an ‘island of genius’ that enables him to do things an ordinary person would find impossible. To help unlock this enigma, George volunteers to undergo a brain scan – something most savants are too disabled ...
  • 2007
  • 00:47:10
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/27/2016

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The Nature of Things Accidental Wilderness: The Leslie Street Spit

In the middle of Canada’s largest city, a natural wilderness is thriving in the unlikeliest of places. This documentary tells the surprising story of the Leslie Street Spit — a remarkably rich wilderness located a few short kilometres from the heart of Toronto. “The Spit,” or Tommy Thompson Park as it’s officially called, was initially conceived of as a breakwater ...
  • 2020
  • 00:44:08
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 08/19/2020

As It Happens Acetaminophen No Better than Placebo for Lower Back Pain

Acetaminophen, a painkiller universally recommended to treat people with acute low back pain, does not speed recovery or reduce pain from the condition, according to the results of a large trial published in July. The study published in The Lancet medical journal found that the popular pain medicine was no better than placebo, or dummy, pills for hastening recovery from acute bouts ...
  • 2014
  • 00:08:15
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 08/08/2014

Li'l Doc Acute bronchitis

Want to know what causes a severe cough? Li'l Doc and Geeko tell us why the respiratory system can react so strongly when our bronchial tubes are attacked by viruses or bacteria.
  • 2019
  • 00:02:30
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/14/2020

Marketplace Addicted to your phone?

Are you addicted to your smartphone? Companies are using science and artificial intelligence to keep you hooked, but tech insiders reveal to the Marketplace team how you can curb the urge to constantly stay connected. Plus they track a family's device usage over several months and reveal the staggering results — from the eight-year-old son, the teenage daughters to the parents. And ...
  • 2017
  • 00:22:36
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/15/2018

Li'l Doc ADHD Must-See

Want to know what ADHD is all about? Li'l Doc and Geeko explain how some brains work differently, making it difficult for people to concentrate or remain still.
  • 2019
  • 00:02:30
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/08/2020

The National ADHD drugs being over-prescribed to Quebec teens, doctors warn

Quebec doctors warn ADHD drugs are being over-prescribed to teens at twice the rate of any other province, leading to potentially harmful long-term effects.
  • 2019
  • 00:02:20
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/12/2019

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