Benefits & Bypasses: Billion Pound Patients

Benefits & Bypasses: Billion Pound Patients


Documentary about how health problems caused by people who drink, smoke and eat to excess are costing the NHS a fortune. Julie has been hospitalised twice because of her drinking, Barry had a leg amputated due to smoking but still refuses to quit, Rochelle blames the NHS for failing to help her tackle her obesity, and Danny is diabetic and about to undergo weight-loss surgery.

Cast & Crew

Director Fran Baker
Director Phil Niland
Executive Producer Sarah Murch
Producer Fran Baker
Producer Phil Niland