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    • 40 Weeks (2014) 

      Pollesche, Jessica
      In 2014, Big Belli, a media and social networking brand, released a documentary called 40 Weeks online. The documentary, directed by Christopher Henze, followed multiple women during their pregnancies. The film predominantly ...
    • The Business of Being Born (2008) 

      Pollesche, Jessica
      In 2008, Barranca Productions released a documentary called The Business of Being Born, detailing the topic of childbirth. Ricki Lake and Abby Epstein produced and directed the documentary. The documentary explores pregnancy ...
    • Chernobyl Heart (2003) 

      Pollesche, Jessica
      In 2003, HBO Original Programming released the documentary Chernobyl Heart. Maryann De Leo directed and produced the film, which is about the Chernobyl nuclear power plant accident and how the radiation from that accident ...
    • Countdown to Life: The Extraordinary Making of You (2015), by the British Broadcasting Corporation and The Open University 

      Pollesche, Jessica
      In 2015, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) partnered with The Open University to produce the three-part documentary series, Countdown to Life: The Extraordinary Making of You. Michael Mosley, a British television ...
    • Management of Myelomeningocele Study Clinical Trial (2003–2010) 

      Pollesche, Jessica
      From February 2003 to December 2010, researchers of the Management of Myelomeningocele Study, or MOMS, clinical trial compared the safety and efficacy of different treatments for a specific type of spina bifida, called ...
    • Twice Born–Stories from the Special Delivery Unit (2015), by the Public Broadcasting Service and Trailblazer Studios 

      Pollesche, Jessica
      In 2015, the Public Broadcasting Service, or PBS, released a three-part documentary series, Twice Born–Stories from the Special Delivery Unit, hereafter Twice Born, that follows several pregnant women and their experiences ...
    • Twilight Sleep 

      Pollesche, Jessica
      Twilight Sleep (Dammerschlaf) was a form of childbirth first used in the early twentieth century in Germany in which drugs caused women in labor to enter a state of sleep prior to giving birth and awake from childbirth ...