On this episode of Radiotherapy, we hear about social media within the medical profession, as well as the topic of suicide and what patients and doctors can do to support those who may be thinking of taking their life. Professor Julie Willis, the dean of the Melbourne University of Architecture, Building and Planning talks about designing buildings and spaces to better care for people. The team also talk to David Hipgrave, a locally trained international child public health expert with extensive experience in Africa and Asia. He comes in to explain how child healthcare is delivered globally.
This team presenting this week are Doolittle, Training Wheels and Dr Gonzo
If you or someone you know needs help in regards to mental health, depression or issues relating to suicide please contact Lifeline - 13 11 14
About this program
The longest running community radio show in the universe dedicated to all things health and medicine and well-being - curing Saturday night hangovers every Sunday morning since March 1996!
A team of irreverent (but relatively well qualified) medicos and special guests from around Australia and the Globe shed light on everything from Asthma to Zika Virus, your headaches and your heartaches, your sneezing and your snoozing, your meditation and your medication - it's your prescription with your Triple R subscription!
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