Inside Health

by BBC · · · · 153 subscribers

Series that demystifies health issues, separating fact from fiction and bringing clarity to conflicting health advice.

Coronavirus; Probiotics and gut health in early life; Pill Organisers; Haemophilia therapy
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; 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 & ovulation; probiotics and Parkinson's; giving blood; patient forums
Declining male fertility, diagnosing urinary tract infections, and health websites.
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'.
Fiddling figures in research, involving parents in the care of premature babies, feedback.
Why vaping divides public health experts, prehabilitation before surgery, hospital safety
Dr Mark Porter investigates CBD oil, visits a dental phobia clinic and talks gout.
Opioids for long-term pain and evidence for deprescribing them. Diagnosing concussion.
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?