The keys of paradise [videorecording] / BBC-TV ; WGBH.

; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service ; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
New York : Time-Life Multimedia, 1979.

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Other Title Nova (Television program)
Other Authors Gilling, Dick.
British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
Subjects Analgesics
Documentary films.
Endorphins -- Psychological aspects.
Motion pictures.
Description 1 videocassette (57 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Notes Videocassette release of a program originally aired March 29, 1979, on the television series: Nova.
Preservation copy of out of release and deteriorating videotape made under protection of Section 108 C of the U.S. Copyright Law on November 23, 2010. This item is restricted from use by the public outside of the library. LOCAL
Summary Some powerful and complex painkilling drugs have just been discovered--in a place where you would least expect to find them. Endorphins and their component enkephalins are manufactured in the brain, and perform the same painkilling function as analgesics like morphine. Film explores some physiological mysteries, such as why acupuncture works, and how placebos can relieve symptoms, and shows how endorphins could revolutionize the treatment of pain, depression, and even schizophrenia.
Production Credits Writer/producer, Dick Gilling ; film editor, Simon Rose ; film camera, Kenneth Lowe, Ken Westbury ; graphic designer, Roger Kennedy.
System Requirements VHS.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)426216015
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