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A team of irreverent doctors lampoon sacred medical cows, and shed light on a range of medical and psychiatric conditions with special guests from around Australia and the Globe.

A team of irreverent doctors lampoon sacred medical cows, and shed light on a range of medical and psychiatric conditions with special guests from around Australia and the Globe.
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Melbourne, VIC

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A team of irreverent doctors lampoon sacred medical cows, and shed light on a range of medical and psychiatric conditions with special guests from around Australia and the Globe.

Language:

English


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Radiotherapy - 8 October 2017

10/8/2017
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This week is with Drs: Trainer-wheels, Capri and Panel Beater, plus special guest Dr. Vincent Cornelisse, where they'll be discussing sexual health, thunderstorm asthma, and Ride2Work Day.

Duration: 00:46:17


Radiotherapy - 1 October 2017

10/2/2017
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Dr. Louise Cooper. Expert in emotion focused therapy who also works at Queerspace. Lolly Doc talks the perils of summer and Dr. Malice talks about the particularly interesting conference he had attended.

Duration: 00:33:59


Radiotherapy - 24 September 2017

9/25/2017
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This week the doctors discuss a few important questions, including: Can someone hack your pacemaker? Can lithium prevent dementia? What's it like being a doctor and a patient? ...and Zombie Film? Also a guest who works on an LGBTIQ hotline; she'll be talking about the impact of the SS marriage debate on mental health in the LGBTIQ community.

Duration: 00:54:54


Radiotherapy - 17 September 2017

9/18/2017
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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.

Duration: 00:52:53


Radiotherapy - 10 September 2017

9/12/2017
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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.

Duration: 00:50:52


Radiotherapy - 3 September 2017

9/4/2017
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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.

Duration: 00:45:27


Radiotherapy - August 27 2017

8/28/2017
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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?

Duration: 00:42:25


Radiotherapy - 8 August 2017

8/7/2017
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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.

Duration: 00:51:49


Radiotherapy - July 30 2017

7/31/2017
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In this episode McZiff is in the drivers seat and Peripartum will talk pain management, Vyom's onto the Charlie Gard case and McZiff will point us to a few key differences between seeing a psychologist and a psychiatrist.

Duration: 00:48:13


Radiotherapy - July 23 2017

7/24/2017
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This week the Doctors talk bugs, viruses, bacteria, infection and the importance of hand washing in saving lives.

Duration: 00:51:14


Radiotherapy 16 July 2017

7/16/2017
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This week on Radiotherapy: Dr Trainer-wheels is at the helm. We've also got Drs Capri, Peri-Partum and Panel Beater very excited to talk to you about surgical voluntourism, sexual health, and the recent University of Melbourne MD Student Conference.

Duration: 00:49:06


Radiotherapy - 9 July 2017

7/10/2017
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This week the doctors are talking about violence against health care workers in light of the death of Patrick Pritzwald-Stegmann. We'll also be hearing about NAIDOC week and the importance of language... as well as Miss Medic's Top 5 tips for travelling with kids.

Duration: 00:53:00


Radiotherapy - 02 July 2017

7/3/2017
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In this episode Perry Parton talks opioids in the US and how we can learn from this in Australia, SK deconstructs the iconic film Fatal Attraction and the loose use of mental health terms.

Duration: 00:53:40


Radiotherapy - 11 June 2017

6/27/2017
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This episode we talk to Dr Sarah Edelman to talk about her new book - 'Good Thinking: A Teenagers Guide to Managing Stress and Emotions using CBT". Then, second guest Silvana Lettieri - manager of Headspace in Hawthorn, a mental health service for young people. Also some info on the latest guidelines for complex trauma in young people.

Duration: 00:50:52


Radiotherapy - 28 May 2017

6/26/2017
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In this episode we talk to Sarah Dash about the connection between Mood & Food and A/Prof Campbell Paul in understanding the mind of an infant.

Duration: 00:49:48


Radiotherapy - 18 June 2017

6/21/2017
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This week on Radiotherapy Chelsea Rouge-Serret and Joey Lynch from Canteen Victoria talk about cancer in young people and how to support themselves and their families.

Duration: 00:48:11


Radiotherapy-21 May 2017

5/25/2017
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This is an episode about healthy lifestyle focusing on obesity as well as fathers and how they can seek support from each other on parenting.

Duration: 00:50:26


Radiotherapy - 14 May 2017

5/17/2017
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This year's Mothers' Day edition feautures Dr.Autonomy and two guest speakers Ms.Medic and Anthea Rhodes talking about what it means to be both a doctor and a mother.

Duration: 00:50:05


Radiotherapy - 7 May 2017

5/11/2017
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On this episode of Radiotherapy, Maggie Groff calls in to talk to the team. Maggie trained as a nurse in the early 70s in the UK and has written a memoir called 'Not Your Average Nurse'. She talks about her book and how much the nursing profession has changed over the last few decades. Dr Peri Partum has a bit of a rant about Peroxitine and a recent article in the Guardian about long-time anti-depressant use. And SK reviews the new doc 'Madness in the Fast Lane' and tell us all about...

Duration: 00:52:01


Radiotherapy - 30 April 2017

5/9/2017
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On this episode we hear Professor Wendy Brown talking about the various options of weight loss surgery to the team of of Malpractice, Dr Nick, Miss Diagnosis and EpiPen. The also look at adherence to medications for patients, techniques to stave of dementia, and an anecdote from Miss Diagnosis about medical education.

Duration: 00:54:00

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