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Health Report - ABC RN

Author: ABC Radio National

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Specialist and mainstream audiences alike rely on the Health Report to bring clarity to health and medical issues from social, scientific and political points of view.
226 Episodes
Does vaping help you quit smoking? Talking therapy and antidepressants. Knees, hips, shoulders — improving joint replacements. We know how to treat gout, so why do people still suffer?
Predicting — and preventing — future pandemics.
Could a psoriasis drug help treat bone cancer? 'Flawed' evidence for some new cancer drug approvals. 'It's like you become a different person' — life with premenstrual dysphoric disorder. 'Gamifying' physical exercise.
Mini-organs unlock new understandings about drugs and disease. GP visits for mental health increasing, but are consultations fit-for-purpose? Baby boomers, sex and aged care.
IVF improving, but comparing clinics a challenge. Sudden deafness — what it's like to wake up deaf in one ear. Improving the stroke drug 'bottleneck'.
Hormone replacement therapy and breast cancer risk. Debilitating, misunderstood: living with dystonia.
Our understanding of medicine is skewed by publication bias. Getting rid of statistical significance? Scientists game the system to inflate their importance.
What does the evidence say about the keto diet? Migraine in kids. Women in medical leadership.
Therapy for insomnia. Early birds and short sleepers. New treatments for Ebola?
Living healthier for longer. Decline in deaths from heart disease, stroke slows down. Maintain your brain: can you stave off dementia with brain training?
Comments (3)

Amy Correctrix

We're in insane times. Putting one foot in front of the other to get upstairs is now a novel medical prescription requiring research.

Mar 19th

masashi takata

Feb 14th

Prem Ram

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Jan 6th
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