The Sugar disease

United Kingdom, 1971

Film
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This film looks at the problem of diabetes, its origins and the research going on to discover its causes. In addition, four well-known people who are diabetics talk about themselves and their lives as diabetics. Canadian scientist, Dr Best, recalls his involvement in the discovery of insulin in 1921.

Credits

producer

Philip Daly

production company

BBC-TV

Language

English

Duration

00:50:44:00

Colour

Black and White

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