This film is part of Free

Growing Day by Day

Public information film about preventing rickets in children, aimed at British Asian communities.

Documentary 1981 9 mins


This informative short public information film provides help and advice on how to prevent young children developing rickets, aimed particularly at British Asian communities. The film explains the importance of vitamin D in the diet, as well as the role of health clinics and the help given to pregnant women and young children.

This government film is a public record, preserved and presented by the BFI National Archive on behalf of The National Archives, home to more than 1,000 years of British history.