Ask the Doctor Season 1
S01 E01May 16, 2017
Obesity May 16, 2017 The premiere of this brand new series exploring 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.
S01 E02May 23, 2017
Diet May 23, 2017 Like many Aussies Dr Shalin believes he is lactose intolerant. He wants to know if there any health risks to giving up dairy. While, Dr Sandro heads to the country to find out how our diet could be used to treat depression.
S01 E03May 30, 2017
Sleep May 30, 2017 Discover why sleep is imperative for healing, staving off disease and brain function. Dr Shalin heads to the sleep clinic and find out why we snore, if it's bad for our health, and most importantly, is there a cure?
S01 E04Jun 6, 2017
Allergies Jun 6, 2017 This week we look at allergies, Dr Sandro discovers what life is like for kids living with severe food allergies and checks out a world-first Australian trial to cure peanut allergy.
S01 E05Jun 13, 2017
Pain Jun 13, 2017 This week we discover why pain is one of the most common reasons we visit the doctor and see how recent research is shaking up our understanding of how it works.
S01 E06Jun 20, 2017
Alcohol Jun 20, 2017 This episode looks at alcohol. Australians have always used alcohol to celebrate just about everything but our doctors are investigating the enormous impact drinking is having on our health.
S01 E07Jun 27, 2017
Exercise Jun 27, 2017 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.
S01 E08Jul 4, 2017
Genes Jul 4, 2017 Dr Shalin has the confronting experience of having his genomes sequenced. What will the test reveal about the future of his health?
S01 E09Jul 11, 2017
Gut Jul 11, 2017 The doctors investigate the role our digestive system plays in our health, Dr Sandro reveals what the contents of our gut looks like and which body functions are supported by the 40 trillion-or-so microbes that live there.
S01 E10Jul 18, 2017
Cold and Flu Jul 18, 2017 In this episode, we're helping you to fight off colds & flu. Dr Sandro reveals which home remedies work & which ones don't. Dr Shalin finds out what the difference is between colds & flu and what we can do to prevent them.
S01 E11Jul 25, 2017
Senses Jul 25, 2017 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.
S01 E12Aug 1, 2017
Sex Aug 1, 2017 Doctor Shalin uncovers the extent of male infertility in Australia, Doctor Sandro reveals the raw truth about sexual disease in our communities and Doctor Renee explores the various contraceptives available to women.