Rheumatologist and Epidemiologist Professor Rachelle Buchbinder and Orthopaedic Surgeon Professor Ian Harris discuss their new book 'Hippocrasy: How doctors are betraying their oath', and unpack some of the systematic problems with modern healthcare; Dr Amy Page, a Clinical Pharmacist and Research Fellow and NHMRC Early Career Fellow at Monash University, canvasses the importance of choosing the right medication; and the team discuss a new vaccine for Malaria. With presenters Dr Mal Practice, Dr G-Spot, and Nurse Epipen.
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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