'MIND ALIVE' is a film on tropical diseases and shows the work of the UNITED NATIONS WORLD HEALTH ORGANISATION.
Natives receiving vaccinations Child with Small Pox.
W.H.O. In Geneva - ext shots - the quarantine unit.
Japan - airport scene - people producing vaccination certificates.
Graphics of the history of epidemics - the black death, cholera, yellow fever (south America)
Killer Epidemics in Manchuria London- 1919 influenza epidemic.
1946 U.N. at the International Health Organisation's conference-formation of W.H.O.
??? Cholera in Egypt brings W.H.O. into action.
Geneva - W.H.O. assemble (Ext, shots of official buildings)
Malaria - research - education and training - mother and child care - air and water pollution - scenes of bad hygiene in India and Africa.
Malaria - treating remote villages of Latin America for combat of Malaria - Asian rivers and African scenes - Malnutrition
W.H.O. training doctors
Tuberculosis (India) - treatment by drugs.
Drugs on a conveyor belt.
NARRATION BY SIR ALEC GUINESS.
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Background: 'MIND ALIVE' is a film on tropical diseases and shows the work of the UNITED NATIONS WORLD HEALTH ORGANISATION.
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