Sep 18, 2017
This week we have paediatric neurologist Dr Jeremy Freeman talking about epilepsy, medical marijuana as well as some new gene therapies for neurological conditions. Dr David Hawkes talks HPV (human papillomavirus) and a variety of research on womens health. We also talk medical consent and more general vaccination issues.
Sep 13, 2017
This week on Radiotherapy: Prof Suresh Sundram from the Cabrini Asylum Seeker and Refugee Health Hub is in the studio to talk about refugee health and call for volunteers. Also Bianca Caputi from Diabetes Victoria will tell us about their Life! program, and, we'll take a look at social media addiction.
Sep 4, 2017
This week the doctors talk about the marriage equality ads, is it okay for doctors to advertise a particular view or opinion when the current medical evidence suggests a contrary opinion? As well as this are talks on the "Resignation Syndrome" and the current flu apocalypse.
Aug 28, 2017
This week Dr Peri Partum takes the chair with her guests to answer some big medical questions, such as: Is vitamin B the next frontier in preventing birth defects and miscarriage? Can we erase bad memories using pulsed light? Is gene editing becoming a realistic option for cure of human genetic diseases?
Aug 8, 2017
This week the doctors talks halitosis (also known as bad breath). As well as this they chat about the rising popularity of psychotherapy in the UK and the implications for Australia.