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Free to Breathe, Free to Live [electronic resource]

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Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
For millions of people with respiratory illnesses, every breath is a struggle for life. Free to Breathe, Free to Live is a reality-style documentary that allows viewers to step inside the lives of patients who are grappling with respiratory diseases-and winning. Children attending specialized camps for youths with asthma are spotlighted, as are a number of adults battling a variety of chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases, including emphysema and chronic bronchitis.
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Run Time
58 min.
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on May 12, 2005.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
  • Respiratory Disorders Overview (0:32)
  • Living with Asthma (5:31)
  • Childhood Respiratory Disorders (4:36)
  • Childhood Disorders: Asthma (3:48)
  • Public Health Services (4:07)
  • Health Information and Recreation (3:30)
  • Allergies (3:22)
  • Symptoms of Allergic Reactions (2:41)
  • Disease Management: Allergies (3:49)
  • Treatment of Allergies (4:19)
  • Severe Asthma Treatment (5:07)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Obstructive Disease (4:40)
  • Disease Management: COPD (2:51)
  • Health Information and Services (6:20)
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2005], c2003.
Publisher no.
33015 Films Media Group
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Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
1 streaming video file (58 min.) : sd., col., digital.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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