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Dream of Health, A

Synopsis
Every year we spend more on medical services and drugs yet our health is not improving - incurable cancer and cardiovascular and respiratory diseases shorten thousands of lives. The World Health Organisation is well known for its work int he Third World, but what can it do for the developed world? Looks at ways better health is being promoted through special projects in Lithuania, Spain and Wales, and how the education and affluent can control many of the factors causing ill health. Concludes that WHO is showing people a new vision of heath, one that is possible but difficult to attain.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. VHS. col. 40 min.
Year of production
1988
Availability
Sale; 1994 sale: £47.00
Subjects
Medical sciences
Keywords
health education; Lithuania; Spain; Wales; World Health Organisation

Distributor

Name

Graves Medical Audiovisual Library, c/o Concord Video & Film Council

Notes
Secretary: Lydia Vulliamy

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