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Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Northern Ireland HD

In the UK, we eat over three million takeaways per day. Journalist Nikki Fox teams up with scientists at Liverpool John Moores University to discover what this habit is doing to our health. Show more

Trust Me, I'm a Vet

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Steve Leonard and a team of vets investigate which foods are best for your pet, show you what you can do to save an injured animal and witness a pioneering operation. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Steve Leonard
Series Producer:
Matt Barrett
Executive Producer:
Jacqueline Smith

Trust Me, I'm a Doctor

Series 9

Episode 6

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales HD

Michael Mosley and the team investigate whether just thinking about food can help you lose weight, whether music improves your sleep, and how to keep your skin young and healthy. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

A special live edition of the science and technology programme, including archive highlights and a look at the latest in British invention. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Maggie Philbin
Presenter:
Hannah Fry
Executive Producer:
Jacqueline Smith
Executive Producer:
Helen Thomas

Trust Me, I'm a Doctor

Series 9

Episode 5

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Michael Mosley and team test whether gentle yoga can lower your blood pressure as much as a workout and whether natural rock and sea salt are any healthier than table salt. Show more

The Truth About...

Episode 9: Healthy Eating

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Scotland HD

Available for 8 months

Documentary in which Fiona Phillips teams up with leading scientists to investigate how people can eat and drink themselves to good health. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Fiona Phillips
Executive Producer:
Jacqueline Smith
Producer:
Paul Barnett
Director:
Paul Barnett
Production Company:
Maverick Television

Trust Me, I'm a Doctor

Series 9

Episode 3

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales HD

Can you eat yourself happy? Michael Mosley and team test how food affects your mood, uncover future tech that could warn of dementia, and find the best way to calm a crying baby. Show more

Trust Me, I'm a Doctor

Series 9

Episode 1

Duration: 28 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Michael Mosley and team investigate how much exercise you need to do to be healthy, how to cure a phobia in two hours and whether hot drinks or cold are better to cool you down. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Surgeon Gabriel Weston uncovers extraordinary cases that are bringing new discoveries about the human body. This week, we meet a girl whose heart has formed outside her ribcage. Show more

Trust Me, I'm a Doctor

Series 2

Episode 3

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Going behind the headlines to answer health questions. Does caffeine really help us to stay alert and what are the alternatives? Ways to boost our brains are put to the test. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Available for years

Gabriel Weston looks at cases that were solved by examining the smallest traces of forensic evidence, and investigates the cutting-edge techniques being used today. Show more

Trust Me, I'm a Doctor

Series 2

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Going behind the headlines to answer health questions. Dr Chris van Tulleken discovers how to make some favourite meals healthier without changing a single ingredient. Show more

Trust Me, I'm a Vet

Series 1

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Steve Leonard and his team of vets investigate the best way to help your pet lose weight and witness a pioneering operation to improve the life of a paralysed dachshund. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Steve Leonard
Series Producer:
Matt Barrett
Executive Producer:
Jacqueline Smith

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Gabriel Weston uncovers extraordinary cases that are bringing new discoveries about the human body. In this episode, we meet a man who injects himself with deadly snake venom. Show more

Trust Me, I'm a Doctor

Series 9

Episode 2

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Michael Mosley and team find out if eating less boosts your memory, discover the body's own secret stress-buster, and investigate what is really in cannabis-based health products. Show more

The Truth About...

Episode 2: Calories

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Available for 8 months

Documentary. Dr Chris van Tulleken investigates Britain's favourite foods to discover the truth about calories and shows how we can all be healthier by eating smarter. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Dick Taylor
Director:
Dick Taylor
Executive Producer:
Jacqueline Smith

Trust Me, I'm a Doctor

Series 9

Episode 4

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Michael Mosley and team test whether an hour a week in nature makes you healthier, reveal why your body fat can make you thin, and find out if plant milks are better than dairy. Show more

Colour: The Spectrum of Science

Episode 1: Colours of Earth

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Helen Czerski uncovers what colour is, how it works and how it has written the story of our planet. She seeks out the colours that turned the Earth multicoloured. Show more

How It Works

Episode 1: Metal

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Mark Miodownik traces the history of our love affair with metal. He investigates metals at the atomic level and sees how metal crystals can be grown to survive inside a jet engine. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Miodownik
Executive Producer:
Helen Thomas
Series Producer:
Jacqueline Smith

How It Works

Episode 2: Plastic

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Mark Miodownik shows how plastics have brought luxury to the masses and reveals how the next generation will take its inspiration from nature and could help rebuild the human body. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Miodownik
Executive Producer:
Helen Thomas
Series Producer:
Jacqueline Smith