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First part in an exciting new 5-part medical history series for BBC1 taking a look at how healthcare has changed over the decades using archive and contributor interviews to take a trip down memory... lane and chart progress that has been made. The first episode takes a look at the introduction of the polio vaccination, the iconic ' Clunk Click' road safety advert, changes in maternity care and birth and the importance of the bone marrow register.
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Series: A picture of health
Episode 1
First transmission date: 27-02-2012
Published: 2012
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Duration: 00:43:15
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Producer: Julie Beanland
Presenter: Larry Lamb
Narrator: Kelly Hunter
Contributors: Julia Allison; Simon Bostic; Simon Dyson; Jesse Harrell; Sophie Harrell; Lillian Howes; Virginia Howes; Larry Lamb; Tom O'Connor; Nicholas Parsons; Lindsay Reid; Angela Rippon; Paul Ross; Brian Rowley; Jimmy Saville; Joe Sealey; Vera Shemlit; Miriam Stoppard
Publisher: BBC Open University
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Production number: FKIN871R
Videofinder number: 82455
Available to public: no