How long do you want to live and why? What is the biggest hurdle to life extension? What technologies are most promising for life extension and why? This documentary includes interviews with authors from the Immortality Institute’s book, The Scientific Conquest of Death, plus more than 80 other individuals working to advance Life Extension.
Find out how powerfully our moods and emotions shape what pain we feel. Breakthroughs have come from studying a remarkable woman in London who has felt no pain at all in her life, a man in the US who cut off his own arm to survive, and three generations of an Italian family who don’t feel extremes of temperature.
Women are undergoing surgery to create perfect genitalia amid a shocking lack of information on the potential risks of the procedure, a report says. Research published in the British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology also questions the very notion of aesthetically pleasing genitals. Some women complain that wearing tight clothes or riding a bike is uncomfortable, while others say they are embarrassed in front of a sexual partner.
With nutritionally depleted foods, chemical additives and our tendency to rely upon pharmaceutical drugs to treat what’s wrong with our malnourished bodies, it’s no wonder that modern society is getting sicker. Food Matters sets about uncovering the trillion dollar worldwide sickness industry and gives people some scientifically verifiable solutions for overcoming illness naturally.
When at age 50 Ray Taylor discovers that he is going blind, he is challenged by his friend Sebastian MacLean to begin a journey of physical and emotional transformation. Facing Goliath follows Ray as he changes from a 232lb. couch Potato into a competitive bodybuilder. Ray and Sebastian both discover what it means to face challenges that at first seem too big to handle.