Health Report - Full program podcast

ABC Radio National

Health, Science & Medicine

The Health Report appeals to both specialist and mainstream audiences by applying a broad definition of health, and seeing health and medicine within social, scientific and political contexts. One audio file of each program for continuous listening.


Drug-related deaths among health workers. Do we need less vitamin D than we think? Does anaesthesia affect children's academic performance? After-effects of breast cancer.

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Are big ideas too entrenched? The future of Australian medical research. A new test for pre-eclampsia. HIV and the law.

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Lyme disease and sleep

October 31st, 2016

Sleep deprivation, sleep and the gut, and a warning to shift workers.