Dr Mark Porter presents a series that aims to demystify perplexing health issues.
Are we on the cusp of a new era where computers will be doing the diagnosing?
The price of everyday medicines is rising as some manufacturers are monopolies.
Cholesterol-lowering drug; defibrillators; PTSD and heart disease; lack of pregnancy drugs
Bisphosphonates, IBS and diet, CRP test for infection, and randomisation.
Opt-out organ donation; your body after death; time of day to take blood pressure drugs.
Smoking in pregnancy; lifestyle targets; thyroid cancer; what's the evidence for flossing?
Topics include Vitamin D, an air ambulance blood trial and phantom limb pain.
Dr Mark Porter hosts a special debate on the current state of the NHS.
Over-the-counter prescriptions, virtual reality for rehab, sore throats and antibiotics.