Teenage Health Freak

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Teenage Health Freak
Genre Comedy, teenage
Created by Danny Peacock
Country of origin United Kingdom
Original language(s) English
No. of series 2
No. of episodes 12
Producer(s) Adrian Bate
Running time 30 minutes each
Original network Channel 4
Original release 21 May 1991 (1991-05-21) – 29 March 1993 (1993-03-29)

Teenage Health Freak is a British teen comedy-drama, about the life and travails of a socially awkward teenager as he goes through life. It was based on the book Diary of a Teenage Health Freak, by Dr. Ann McPherson and Dr. Aidan Macfarlane.[1][2] The episodes were directed by Peter Cattaneo.[3]


  1. ^ "Punch - Mark Lemon, Henry Mayhew, Tom Taylor, Shirley Brooks, Sir Francis Cowley Burnand, Sir Owen Seaman - Google Books". Books.google.co.uk. Retrieved 2015-05-03. 
  2. ^ Dr Fred Kavalier (1998-09-01). "Health: A Question Of Health - My son is too embarrassed to see a doctor - Arts and Entertainment". Independent.co.uk. Retrieved 2015-05-03. 
  3. ^ "FILM | Peter Cattaneo's lucky breaks". News.bbc.co.uk. 2001-08-17. Retrieved 2015-05-03. 

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