Health Report - Full program podcast

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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.


Dodgy dental implants. Breastfeeding reduces cancer risk. Cupping burns. Is your super smoke free?

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Red meat and your health. Weight gain in pregnancy. Country doctor.

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Live from Cairns

June 5th, 2017

Hookworms that prevent diabetes, bacteria that battle dengue mosquitoes, the sexual health of Australia's tropical north, and the Daintree Ulcer.

Also - rethinking guidelines for responding to a suicidal person, and making better use of our data.