233 episodes

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 intro and outro theme is Soft Illusion and was generously provided by Andras.
https://andras.bandcamp.com/track/soft-illusion

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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 intro and outro theme is Soft Illusion and was generously provided by Andras.
https://andras.bandcamp.com/track/soft-illusion

    Coronavirus special

    Coronavirus special

    Face touching; personal hygiene; the difference between self-isolation and quarantine; likely outcomes of the pandemic; the Federal government not acting soon enough; and the role of the media in informing citizens. With Radiotherapy presenters Panel Beater, Dr Sharma, and Neo Natal.

    • 46 min
    Laughing gas, Vaping, and Coronavirus

    Laughing gas, Vaping, and Coronavirus

    Prof Paul Miles, Director of Anaesthesia and Perioperative Medicine at the Alfred Hospital, discusses emerging research on the use of laughing gas to treat depression; Sophie Wallace, Research Manager for the Department of Anaesthesia and Perioperative Medicine at the Alfred, talks about working with consumers to design research studies; Dr Eli Dabscheck, respiratory physician at the Alfred, canvasses emerging research on vaping related lung injuries in the US; and an update on the coronavirus. With Radiotherapy presenters Mal Practice and Nurse Epipen.

    • 48 min
    Gender equality, Doulas, and Coronavirus

    Gender equality, Doulas, and Coronavirus

    Dr Pallavi Prathivadi, a specialist GP and chair of the Australian Medical Association's Women in Medicine Group, discusses improving gender equality and working conditions in medicine; Natalia Kondzic, Program Manager for Birth for Humankind, talks about the role of a Doula in supporting women through pregnancy; and the team explore what immediate changes they would make to health care for women if they had the power to. With Radiotherapy presenters Dr G Spot, Training Wheels, and Panel Beater.

    • 46 min
    Head injuries, Coronavirus, and Sugar

    Head injuries, Coronavirus, and Sugar

    Neuropsychologist Evelyn Chen discusses her research of head injuries in sport; the team explore potential ramifications of a coronavirus pandemic; and Miss Diagnosis explores the impact of processed sugars on wellbeing. With Radiotherapy presenters Dr Nick, Miss Diagnosis, Prudence Dear, and Panel Beater.

    • 48 min
    Radiotherapy - 23 February 2020

    Radiotherapy - 23 February 2020

    Dr Karen Hitchcock, General Physician and author of the collection of essays, The Medicine: a Doctor's Notes, discusses pill testing, medical marijuana, and the over-prescription of antidepressants, Triple R Talks Producer Elizabeth McCarthy joins the team to review the pros and cons of Gwyneth Paltrow's documentary series The Goop Lab, and the team explore the recent parliamentary bill to make vaccinations compulsory for Victorian doctors, nurses, and paramedics. With Radiotherapy presenters Panel Beater, Dr Sharma, and Neo Natal.

    • 48 min
    Radiotherapy - 16 February 2020

    Radiotherapy - 16 February 2020

    Infectious diseases expert Professor Alan Cheng gives an update the corona virus; social researcher Dr Jade Bilardi, who specialises in women's sexual and reproductive health, presents the latest latest research on miscarriage in Australia and worldwide; and Professor Meredith Temple-Smith, a qualitative researcher with interests in sexual health, hepatitis C, and health services research, discusses the health implications of gonorrhea. With Radiotherapy presenters Dr Malpractice, Nurse Epipen, and Dr G-Spot.

    • 47 min

Customer Reviews

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Great station, great show!

We listen to this show from all over the universe - and we recommend you do to.

JanthoMarkem ,

Great!

Love this show. Have been listening for years. It's great to have access via podcast now.
But please tell RRR to fux how the titles display - all RRR podcasts are just listed as "RRR" - it's impossible to tell them apart in the search results unless you open one up.

Eueydee ,

Radtiotherapy

Great stuff from well qualifieds.

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