Michael Mosley

April 2018

July 4, 2016

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Michael Mosley puts himself through extreme challenges to discover how our blood protects us from infection, heals us when we're wounded, and powers our lives. The programme explores the dark mythology around blood, and meets the scientists on the cusp of discovering whether there’s any truth in the ‘Dracula myth’: that young blood can reverse the ageing process. Packed with absorbing stories, this is a comprehensive take on a subject that’s central to our survival.

S3 Ep3

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In the final episode of this series, 200 volunteers are recruited to test a surprising way to cure food cravings. Dr Chris van Tulleken looks at whether organic food is better for your health, and Gabriel Weston investigates a potentially groundbreaking new treatment for cancer. (S.3 Ep.3) (From the UK) (Documentary Series) G CC

S3 Ep2 - Trust Me I'm A Doctor Series 3 Ep 2

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Michael joins volunteers in a study to discover whether just changing your diet can lower cholesterol as much as taking drugs like statins. Dr Saleyha Ahsan reveals new research that could cure snoring, and Dr Chris van Tulleken investigates whether skincare products could be doing more harm than good. (From the UK) (Documentary) G CC
March 2018

S3 Ep1

Expired 3.0 12 x
The doctors are back to give definitive answers to questions including how to avoid losing your marbles and Michael Mosley's tips to cure cramps. Dr Saleyha Ahsan shows how to spot the signs of a deep vein thrombosis. Dr Chris van Tulleken reveals teh shocking truth about what is actually in herbal supplements sold in the UK. Surgeon Gabriel Weston travels to the US to witness an astonishing new treatment that could cure crippling back pain for millions of people. (From the UK) (Documentary Se...

Season 5 Episode 3

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Michael Mosley and the doctors undertake the most ambitious experiment yet on the series - testing whether the spice turmeric could help protect us against cancer, with the help of nearly 100 volunteers, several UK universities and some brand new technology. Gabriel Weston learns how one of these methods, based on a new understanding of the very beginnings of cancer, could soon provide us all with personalised cancer tests. Dr Chris van Tulleken investigates whether glucosamine pills really hel...

Do We Need Health Tests?

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Michael Mosley puts himself through a battery of health tests available to people who feel perfectly well. From an expensive heart scan to a new national screening procedure to detect the earliest signs of bowel cancer, Mosley sets out to discover which if any of the tests are worth doing.

Season 5 Episode 2

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This time, Michael Mosley reveals a new discovery that could help us all improve our eyesight and Dr Chris van Tulleken carries out an experiment with the University of Worcester to find out whether the fad for going gluten free can be good for us. Surgeon Gabriel Weston witnesses a breakthrough that could cure rheumatoid arthritis and other autoimmune diseases and Dr Saleyha Ahsan investigates the signs and symptoms of depression - what should we all look out for?

Season 5 Episode 1

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Michael Mosley and the doctors set up experiments to get to the truth behind health claims and headlines. Dr Chris van Tulleken teams up with Nottingham University to see whether high intensity exercise is as good for us as is claimed, guest presenter Dr Zoe Williams gets a group of volunteers to help put some home fitness monitors to the test and Michael Mosley investigates whether acupuncture really does have a scientific basis. Meanwhile, surgeon Gabriel Weston travels to the former Soviet U...
February 2018

Season 7 Episode 4

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Michael Mosley runs an experiment to test the claim that coconut oil can cut cholesterol, while Giles Yeo investigates how much fruit is too much. Meanwhile, Alain Gregoire finds out how you can use your eyes to help cope with age-related hearing loss.

Season 7 Episode 3

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Michael Mosley runs an experiment to find out if eating carbs in the evening is bad for you. GP Zoe Williams investigates a condition that leaves millions of us with painfully cold fingers, and investigates how to reduce the effects of jet lag. Psychiatrist Alain Gregoire reveals how to recognise PTSD and what you can do about it. And surgeon Gabriel Weston discovers the innovative magnetic technology helping cancer surgeons to remove tumours in the operating theatre.