Parenting Shows

Horizon

Horizon

Horizon tells amazing science stories, unravels mysteries and reveals worlds you've never seen before.
3 Episodes
BBC
Panorama

Panorama

The BBC's Panorama is the world's longest running investigative TV show, featuring interviews and reports on a wide variety of subjects.
2 Episodes
BBC
This World

This World

International investigative documentary series from the BBC.
2 Episodes
BBC
Future Thinking

Future Thinking

Renowned inventors, scientists and futurologists describe the big idea that they want to solve and how it can transform the world.
1 Episode
BBCFuture
World-Changing Ideas

World-Changing Ideas

Fascinating stories, need-to-know briefings and compelling video inspired by BBC Future's World-Changing Ideas event series.
1 Episode
BBCFuture
Unreported World

Unreported World

Unreported World’s reporters travel to some of the most dangerous and neglected parts of the globe offering the viewer an unrivalled insight into the daily reality for those whose lives are rarely glimpsed by the global news machine.
1 Episode
Passion

Parenting Episodes

New Trials For Childhood Allergies

New Trials For Childhood Allergies

There's been a risky development in treating milk allergy with the offending substance it's one not to be tried at homePeanuts are probably what jump to mind first when you think of food allergy in children, but many kids also have problems with ...
4mins
Health, , ,
TonicTV
Vitamin D In Pregnancy

Vitamin D In Pregnancy

Vitamin D is in the news a lot these days - from heart health to bone health to risk of cancer, but what about pregnancy? There's been a fascinating study of women who developed diabetes in pregnancy which found nearly half of them had low vitamin...
1min
Health, , ,
TonicTV
Anxiety In Childhood

Anxiety In Childhood

More in our gripping 3 part series on anxiety Adolescence can be a tough time for anyone but those dealing with an anxiety disorder can have a particularly hard time, especially when their condition goes unrecognised or untreated. When young peopl...
6mins
Health, , ,
TonicTV
The Brain and Pregnancy

The Brain and Pregnancy

A woman's mental state can affect her periods and ability to conceive a baby.There's an amazing communication system between a woman's ovaries and her brain, but many will be surprised to learn the main action of ovulation actually comes from the ...
1min
Health, , ,
TonicTV
Virtual sports as exercise

Virtual sports as exercise

Just what do kids (and adults) get out of those wireless sports games you can play in your lounge room? Is there significant calorie burn? Tonic sorts fact from fiction and the results might surprise you.
1min
Health, , ,
TonicTV
Grieving daughter can hear mother through remarkable tattoo

Grieving daughter can hear mother through remarkable tattoo

A grieving daughter can now talk to her late mother from beyond the grave, thanks to a remarkable tattoo.
1min
PressAssociation
Labour MP's emotional speech on her stillborn baby moves Commons to tears

Labour MP's emotional speech on her stillborn baby moves Commons to tears

An MP moved the House of Commons to tears after recalling her stillborn baby "officially did not exist" despite knowing her heart was beating during the labour. Sharon Hodgson's voice cracked with emotion during her speech.
2mins
PressAssociation
Mum beats odds of one in 500,000 to have three sets of twins

Mum beats odds of one in 500,000 to have three sets of twins

An operating theatre 'scrub' confessed to being "astonished" after beating odds of one in 500,000 - by becoming a mum to three sets of twins. Growing up, Misty Lang, 35, dreamed of becoming a mum to one or two children, only to end up with seven.
2mins
PressAssociation
Sugary drinks and unhealthy snacks 'fuelling obesity epidemic among children'

Sugary drinks and unhealthy snacks 'fuelling obesity epidemic among children'

Half the sugar consumed by children comes from unhealthy snacks and sugary drinks, according to a campaign that suggests parents look out for snacks of no more than 100 calories at a time.
1min
News, ,
PressAssociation
Transitioning: Transgender Children

Transitioning: Transgender Children

Six-year-old David is part of the new trans generation of people assigned the wrong sex at birth who chose to make the transition very early. This moving film explores the transitioning through first-hand stories told by four young people.
52mins
Parenting, , ,
JavaFilms
Unreported World - Surrogate Baby Business

Surrogate Baby Business

Mexico has become an international hotspot for the fast expanding, multi-billion dollar surrogacy industry. It may cost half the price that it does in the US, but legal issues can leave the ownership of the baby in question.
24mins
Passion
World-Changing Ideas - Why We Need Young Minds to Design Our Future

Why We Need Young Minds to Design Our Future

To understand how to adapt to and shape our rapidly changing world, we have to study how children, not adults, respond to it, says a top designer.
4mins
Parenting, , ,
BBCFuture
Future Thinking - Silicon Valley - Can Games Create an Education Fit for the Future?

Silicon Valley - Can Games Create an Education Fit for the Future?

Imagine a school where playing video games is encouraged during classes and may even replace exams. A new educational programme uses SimCity to test children on vital problem-solving skills.
3mins
BBCFuture
Designer Babies

Designer Babies

The idea of choosing your baby's hair and eye colour, IQ, height, weight and talents fills most of us with a sense of horror, but some are overcoming the taboo in a bid to create their 'perfect child'.
53mins
ABC
On the Way to School

On the Way to School

From the dangerous savannahs of Kenya to the winding trails of the Atlas mountains in Morocco, from the suffocating heat of Southern India to the vast, dizzying plateaux of Patagonia, these children are all united by the same quest, the same dream.
77mins
Madman
Babies

Babies

Follow the first year of four children as our tiny heroes explore their environment in locations that are worlds apart - the Namibian savannah, the Mongolian steppe, a Japanese megalopolis and sunny California.
79mins
Madman
The United States Of Autism

The United States Of Autism

The United States of Autism weaves the tale of a broad spectrum of American life in all its faiths, disparities, colours, and cultures - and the story of one man's 40-day, 11,000 mile journey across America to find answers for his family and son.
90mins
Health, ,
JansonMedia
Embracing Dyslexia

Embracing Dyslexia

When filmmaker Luis Macias learned that his eight-year old son, Alejandro, was dyslexic, he decided to do what he does best... the resulting film tackles the issues surrounding dyslexia like few other documentaries.
51mins
Health, ,
JansonMedia
Elephant In The Room

Elephant In The Room

Follow Devon Canada - Olympic boxing gold medalist, paediatric nurse and boxing coach - as she mentors two inner city teenagers, Emily and Zaneta, through her non-profit gym Elephant in the Room Boxing Club.
61mins
Sport, ,
JansonMedia
This World - The Great Japanese Retirement

The Great Japanese Retirement

In a world where people panic about the rising population, Japan is facing a very different future which could see its shrink by a third in just 40 years. Anita Rani goes on a journey to discover why the Japanese are not having enough babies.
50mins
BBC
This World - The World's Busiest Maternity Ward

The World's Busiest Maternity Ward

The head nurse in Manila's busiest maternity ward estimates that she has delivered 200,000 babies during her career. Anita Rani investigates rapidly growing populations in the developing world.
BBC
The 200kg Kid

The 200kg Kid

Follows a morbidly obese fifteen-year-old boy undergoing a lap-band operations, believed to be New Zealand's largest teenager.
45mins
Health, ,
Beyond
Panorama - I Want My Baby Back

I Want My Baby Back

John Sweeney investigates the secretive world of the British family courts.
59mins
BBC
Panorama - Gypsy Child Traffickers

Gypsy Child Traffickers

John Sweeney uncovers the truth behind the children begging on Britain's streets.
60mins
BBC
Horizon - What Makes Us Human?

What Makes Us Human?

Professor Alice Roberts sets out to discover the latest in scientific understanding about how to grow a human being, and what makes our species so special.
52mins
Health, , ,
BBC
Horizon - Who Do You Want Your Child To Be?

Who Do You Want Your Child To Be?

Writer and comedian David Baddiel discovers how children think and asks: What are we educating our children for?
51mins
Health, , ,
BBC
Horizon - The Nine Months That Made You

The Nine Months That Made You

Research is revealing how everything from our risk of disease to our personality could be shaped by a mysterious world we have all experienced, yet none of us can remember - the womb.
52mins
Health, , ,
BBC