Margaret Leggatt and Sandy Jeffs, co-authors of Out of the Madhouse: From Asylums to Caring Community?, explore the history of Larundel Psychiatric Hospital; Professor Kate Drummond AM, neurosurgeon and Director of Neurosurgery at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, discusses brain surgery and if there is a connection between brain tumors and mobile phones; and Professor Sharon Lewin AO, infectious diseases physician and Director of the Doherty Institute, canvasses the latest research on COVID-19. With Presenters Dr Mal Practice, Nurse Epipen and Dr G-Spot.
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!
The podcast intro and outro theme is Soft Illusion and was generously provided by Andras.