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November 2018
30:00

Season 2, Episode 8 (Fitness)

4.0 6 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. (Final for 2018)
29:00

Season 2, Episode 9 (Immunity Wars)

3.0 1 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!
October 2018
29:00

Season 2, Episode 10 (Stress Relief)

4.0 5 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'.
29:00

Season 2, Episode 3 (Alcohol Risks)

3.0 24 x
The team uncovers alarming evidence that drinking alcohol can lead to cancer. But can the damage be reversed? Shalin quits booze for a month with surprising results, and Sandro road-tests confronting warning labels.
29:00

Season 2, Episode 2 (Ageing Well)

3.0 6 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.
30:00

Season 2, Episode 1 (Sugar)

3.0 11 x
More than half of Australians are exceeding the WHO guidelines of limiting added sugar. What effect is sugar really having on our nation's health and economy? Sandro intros the facts from a bath of coke.
June 2018
29:00

Season 1, Episode 7 (Exercise)

3.5 7 x
With more than two thirds of Aussies not doing the recommended amount of exercise, sitting has become the new smoking. Sandro checks out the 7-minute work out & Renee looks at the link between exercise & mental wellbeing.
April 2018
30:00

Season 1, Episode 2 (Diet)

4.0 6 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.
30:00

Season 1, Episode 1 (Obesity)

4.0 12 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.
March 2018
28:00

Season 1, Episode 11 (Senses)

4.0 2 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.
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