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The longest running community radio show in the universe dedicated to health, medicine and well-being, curing Saturday night hangovers every Sunday morning since 1996! A team of medicos, nurses, psychologists and special guests from around Australia and around 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

Radiotherapy RRR - Triple R

    • Health & Fitness
    • 4.6 • 33 Ratings

The longest running community radio show in the universe dedicated to health, medicine and well-being, curing Saturday night hangovers every Sunday morning since 1996! A team of medicos, nurses, psychologists and special guests from around Australia and around 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

    Abortions and Elective Surgery Delays

    Abortions and Elective Surgery Delays

    Dr Sonia Srinivasan, GP Registrar and women's health specialist, canvasses some common reasons women choose to have an abortion, and discusses how to access abortion services in Australia; Associate Professor Phong Tran, Head of the Orthopaedic Department at Western Health, unpacks how waiting periods for elective surgery have been effected by the pandemic, and how these delays have impacted the mental health of patients; and the team canvass Restless Legs Awareness Day, and discuss the emergence of abortion bans in the US. With presenters Dr Nick, Miss Diagnosis, and Dr Band. Website: https://www.rrr.org.au/explore/programs/radiotherapy Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RadiotherapyOnTripleR/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/_radiotherapy_ Instagram: https://instagram.com/radiotherapy_tripler

    • 50 min
    ADHD, Polio, and the Quantified Self

    ADHD, Polio, and the Quantified Self

    Professor Mark Bellgrove, Director of Research at the Turner Institute for Brain and Mental Health, and a Professor in Cognitive Neuroscience in the School of Psychological Sciences at Monash University, discusses the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of ADHD; Dr Sharma unpacks the resurgence of polio in New York; and the team canvass the most recent COVID statistics, and discuss the phenomenon of the quantified self. With presenters Panel Beater, Dr Neo, Dr Dilemma, and Dr Sharma.  Website: https://www.rrr.org.au/explore/programs/radiotherapy Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RadiotherapyOnTripleR/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/_radiotherapy_ Instagram: https://instagram.com/radiotherapy_tripler

    • 47 min
    Fertility Special

    Fertility Special

    Associate Professor Kirsten Palmer, Obstetrics Specialist and Head of the Maternal Fetal Medicine unit at Monash Health, and a Senior Lecturer and Researcher at Monash University, discusses fertility, fetal health, and premature births; Dr Michelle Peate, Research Fellow in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Royal Women's Hospital and the University of Melbourne, canvasses her research and work with women on issues of fertility associated with cancer and endometriosis, and discusses the practice of elective egg freezing; and the team discuss the use of service dogs in a medical setting, and explore the development of COVID vaccine nasal sprays. With presenters Dr Mal Practice and Nurse Epipen.  Website: https://www.rrr.org.au/explore/programs/radiotherapy Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RadiotherapyOnTripleR/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/_radiotherapy_ Instagram: https://instagram.com/radiotherapy_tripler

    • 50 min
    Dr Dinesh Palipana OAM, Bulk Billing, and The Third Eye

    Dr Dinesh Palipana OAM, Bulk Billing, and The Third Eye

    Dr Dinesh Palipana OAM, doctor, lawyer, disability advocate, and researcher, canvasses his memoir STRONGER: How Losing Everything Set Me Free, and discusses his journey to becoming the first medical graduate with quadriplegia in Queensland; Dr Sharma explores the role of GPs in our community, and unpacks the complexity and challenges of bulk billing for both GPs and patients; and the team explore the science behind the pineal gland and its association with the third eye. With presenters Panel Beater, Dr Dilemma, Dr Neo, and Dr Sharma. Website: https://www.rrr.org.au/explore/programs/radiotherapy Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RadiotherapyOnTripleR/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/_radiotherapy_ Instagram: https://instagram.com/radiotherapy_tripler

    • 46 min
    STIs, Tuberculosis, and Phubbing

    STIs, Tuberculosis, and Phubbing

    Dr Jo Peel, Sexual Health Physician, unpacks the stigma assocaited with sexually transmitted infections (STIs); Associate Professor Suman Majumdar, Deputy Program Director (Health Security and Know-C19), Co-head of the Tuberculosis Elimination and Implementation Science Working Group and a Principal Research Fellow at the Burnet Institute, canvasses the symptoms, causes, and treatment of Tuberculosis (TB); and the team explore the impact of being phubbed, and discuss the achievements of Chinese Pharmaceutical Chemist and Malariologist Tu Youyou. With presenters Nurse Epipen, Miss Understanding, and Panel Beater.  Website: https://www.rrr.org.au/explore/programs/radiotherapy Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RadiotherapyOnTripleR/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/_radiotherapy_ Instagram: https://instagram.com/radiotherapy_tripler

    • 45 min
    Viral Infections amongst Children, and Man on Earth

    Viral Infections amongst Children, and Man on Earth

    Dr Lexi Frydenberg, General Paediatrician at the Royal Children's Hospital and presenter of the Kids Health Info podcast, discusses the onslaught of viral infections amongst children, and canvasses the new COVID vaccine recommendations for toddlers; Amiel Courtin-Wilson, Filmmaker, Producer, and Musician, discusses his most recent film Man on Earth and the process of documenting the final six days of life of the film's subject Bob Rosenzweig; and the team discuss new breast augmentation technology for Breastfeeding Awareness Week, unpack the legal controversy surrounding the tragic death of Archie Battersbee, and explore the spread of monkeypox. With presenters Cyber Sioux, Ms Perineum, Dr Training Wheels, Baby Felix, and Panel Beater. Website: https://www.rrr.org.au/explore/programs/radiotherapy Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RadiotherapyOnTripleR/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/_radiotherapy_ Instagram: https://instagram.com/radiotherapy_tripler

    • 48 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
33 Ratings

33 Ratings

sellen2407 ,

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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