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The food hospital. Part 4.

  • Miletto, Giovanni.
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About this work


The fourth in an eight-part series in which a pioneering team attempt to counter certain medical conditions by using food as medicine. The team include dietitian Lucy Jones, GP Gio Miletto and consultant surgeon Shaw Somers. Over three months they will attempt to treat a number of condtions without prescribing a single drug. This time they meet a 34-year-old with gout, a 37-year-old with chronic depression and a mum of three with a faddy diet which consists of pancakes and chocolate bars. A 31-year-old comes with persistent eczema but discovers he has a more shocking and serious health condition. Pixie McKenna discovers the truth about detox diets.


UK : Channel 4, 2011.

Physical description

1 DVD (60 min.) : sound, color, PAL


Broadcast on 22 November, 2011

Creator/production credits

Produced by Neil Smith. Directed by Vicki Cooper.

Copyright note

Betty for Channel 4



  • English

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