Inside Health

by BBC · · · · 153 subscribers

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

What do you think bendy joints has to do with the way the brain works? Well you may be in for surprise. Scientists have found a connection with autism, attention deficit and Tourettes. So what does this tell us about how our brain and body work? We’re asking whether we’re stuck with monkeypox forever now or do we still have the chance to stop it spreading? And has the pandemic left a permanent scar on children’s activity levels.


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James Gallagher explores the words that can belittle or blame when we visit the doctor.
How's your hay fever? July 5, 2022
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The Power of the Dog March 22, 2022
Does owning a dog lengthen your life?
Long Covid revisited March 15, 2022
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Multiple sclerosis mystery solved: Glandular fever virus is the cause.
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We talk to the doctor behind the first successful pig heart to human operation.
James Gallagher tackles a favourite listener question: will we need boosters forever?
Hopes for a gene editing cure for sickle cell disease.
Could switching your asthma inhaler be kinder to the planet and better for your health?
Omicron Jan. 11, 2022
Why is the Omicron Covid variant more infectious? And are treatments still effective
New Year's Resolutions Jan. 4, 2022
Are New Year's resolutions good for our health?
Prediabetes and medical experiments in zero gravity.
How the NHS is going green to reduce its PPE waste.
The Inside Health insiders' guide to gene silencing therapies, could they change medicine?
What say do teens have over their Covid vaccine? And where next for vaccine science?
The Nobel Prize for Medicine, new plans to add nutrients to foods