Ask The Doctor

Season 2

Season 2, Episode 2 - Ageing Well

3.0 1 x
Is growing old and frail inevitable? Sandro discovers how to stay younger for longer, Shalin shows fun ways to stave off dementia, and Caroline breaks down menopause myths by throwing an unusual party.
Season 1

Season 1, Episode 8 - Genes

4.0 13 x
Dr Shalin has the confronting experience of having his genomes sequenced. What will the test reveal about the future of his health? #AskTheDoctor

Season 1, Episode 2 (Diet)

4.0 9 x
Like many Aussies Dr Shalin believes he is lactose intolerant. He wants to know if there are any health risks to giving up dairy. Dr Sandro heads to the country to find out how our diet could be used to treat depression.

Season 2, Episode 8 (Fitness)

4.0 28 x
Caroline learns easy ways to combat dangerous sedentary habits, Shalin tries strength training without going to the gym, and Sandro gets sweaty for science.

Season 2, Episode 9 (Immunity Wars)

3.0 62 x
Shalin reveals the ground-breaking therapy creating cancer fighting super cells. Plus, arch-rivals 'team virus' and 'team immune' battle it out on the sports field - all in the name of science!

Season 1, Episode 1 (Obesity)

4.0 13 x
Dr Shalin Naik, Dr Renee Lim and Dr Sandro Demaio explore the nation's health. Why do the majority of people that diet & lose weight put it back on? Plus the hidden environmental triggers that encourage us to eat too much.

Season 2, Episode 10 (Stress Relief)

4.0 15 x
Sandro submits to a humiliating stress test, Caroline discovers how school students can manage their moods, and Shalin explores the science of 'comfort food'.

Season 2, Episode 1 (Sugar)

3.5 163 x
The doctors expose the hidden sugar in everyday food and the shocking health problems it's causing. Shalin tries to cut sugar from his diet, Sandro targets popular drinks and investigates if a sugar tax is the answer.

Season 1, Episode 12 (Sex)

3.0 8 x
Dr Shalin uncovers the extent of male infertility in Australia, Dr Sandro reveals the raw truth about sexual disease in our communities and Dr Renee explores the various contraceptives available to women. (Final)

Season 1, Episode 11 (Senses)

4.7 14 x
The Doctors explore our senses - Dr Shalin finds out why hearing deteriorates with age; Dr Sandro busts some myths about improving your eyesight; and Dr Renee explores the link between smell & memory.