Horizon: 1974-1975: A Time To Be Born


Date Added: 22nd February 2015

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First transmitted in 1975, Horizon investigates the growing tendency in hospitals to induce childbirth by injecting hormones into mothers . The practice has become increasingly widespread in recent years and this film asks if induction is desirable, necessary and safe.


Guidance: Contains graphic medical scenes.

Channel: BBC (Archive)

First Air Date: 27 Jan 1975

Duration: 45 mins



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