Inside Health

BBC Radio 4


Dr Mark Porter demystifies health issues, separating fact from fiction and bringing clarity to conflicting health advice, with the help of regular contributor GP Margaret McCartney


InsHealth: Ebola, Painkillers, Immunity, Integrated Health, Thyroid & pregnancy 07 Oct 14

October 7th, 2014

Episode 250 of 345 episodes

Ebola hits Europe – future predictions of a big increase in cases. Painkillers – the real story behind recent headlines suggesting that codeine based drugs pose a significant threat to the nation’s health. Immunity – could a problem with your immune system be making you more susceptible to coughs and other troublesome infections? The importance of integrated care. And thyroid problems and pregnancy – why careful control is important, and what mothers and doctors should be doing about it.

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