Coronavirus; Probiotics and gut health in early life; Pill Organisers; Haemophilia therapy
Remote and Rural Healthcare Jan. 22, 2020
Dr Margaret McCartney on the challenges of healthcare when help isn't on your doorstep.
The best time of day to take blood pressure pills; ADHD; Recurrent fevers; Head lice
Antidepressant withdrawal; chemotherapy backpacks; dizziness; over the counter gels for pain relief Oct. 22, 2019
Antidepressant withdrawal; chemotherapy backpacks; dizziness; gels for pain relief
Zantac alert, newborn brain injury, Guide to Over the Counter choices, surgery for reflux.
High-dose statins over the counter, amyloidosis, and gene silencing.
Heparin and Pigs; Anticoagulants; Ovarian Freezing and Cancer; Thumb surgery.
Prescription Charges; Acute Kidney Injury; MMR vaccine; Meningitis in Students
Singing for breathlessness, Aneurysms and exercise, Sunscreens, Myasthenia gravis
Bats and the risk of rabies; hip dysplasia in babies; online health tips; clinical law.
Anti-inflammatories and ovulation; Probiotics and Parkinson's; Blood interval and patient forums online July 23, 2019
Anti-inflammatories & ovulation; probiotics and Parkinson's; giving blood; patient forums
Declining male fertility, Diagnosing urinary tract infections in the elderly, Guide to health websites July 16, 2019
Declining male fertility, diagnosing urinary tract infections, and health websites.
Obesity and Cancer campaign; Intelligent liver function tests; Getting reliable information from websites July 9, 2019
Obesity and Cancer campaign; intelligent liver function tests; which websites to trust.
Deprescribing July 2, 2019
In a new series Dr Mark Porter explores the growing trend to 'deprescribe'.
Moving the goalposts in research, Involving parents in the care of premature babies, Feedback March 26, 2019
Fiddling figures in research, involving parents in the care of premature babies, feedback.
E-cigs, Prehabilitation before surgery, Hospital safety March 19, 2019
Why vaping divides public health experts, prehabilitation before surgery, hospital safety
CBD oil, Dental phobia, Gout March 12, 2019
Dr Mark Porter investigates CBD oil, visits a dental phobia clinic and talks gout.
Deprescribing long-term opioids, Diagnosing concussion March 5, 2019
Opioids for long-term pain and evidence for deprescribing them. Diagnosing concussion.
Home fetal heart monitoring, Deconditioning in hospital, Alcohol harm paradox, Pre-eclampsia feedback March 1, 2019
Regulation of home fetal heart monitors, deconditioning in hospital, alcohol harm paradox.
Online GP consultations, a new test for pre-eclampsia and could aspirin treat cancer?