Multiple sclerosis (MS) is neurological condition in which the coating on the nerves breaks down. This can occur and many different sites resulting in complex and variable presentations.. For people living with this condition it can vary from one episode or recurrent episodes with progressive disability particularly with movement, vision dizziness and more. As a [...]
In Australia nearly 15,000 people are diagnosed with bowel cancer, with over 4000 dying each year. If caught early the success rate is around 90%. Unfortunately less than 40% are detected early. So what symptoms should you be aware of? How can you help reduce your chances of getting the condition? And if you do [...]
Today's episode we learnt about the most common cause of vertigo which is Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo or BPPV. This very easily and quickly treatable condition is often poorly managed so we talked about what it is, how you can recognise it and what you can do about it. For further information, visit www.vestibular.org [...]
Jason Prior will be speaking about how people who have had Botox injections in their face could be affecting their ability to think, read and understand other people's emotions. He will be looking at the potential impact this may also have on raising a child and the important lessons this has in understanding conditions like [...]
This week Jason Prior cuts through the complex and conflicting information available out there relating to health and wellness, and gets back to the basics of healthy living with simple tips and tricks for moving well, eating well and thinking well.
Today we are joined by local Health Coach Anna Chisholm to discuss issues relating weight loss through creating an ideal, healthy lifestyle. Areas discussed include: 1. Key health habits 2. Sustaining change 3. 5 top tips for weight loss
What can we learn from those who have lived healthy and happy to 100 years and beyond? Research focusing on people living in areas of high numbers of centurions, referred to as Blue Zone has shed light on what we and society can do to create our own 100 year lifestyle.
This week, Jason and guest Phil Greenidge will be reviewing information about stroke, and providing information about how to: prevention of stroke recognise the signs and symptoms what you should do if you suspect you have stroke What you should do to get a regular health checks For further information, visit https://www.strokefoundation.com.au
Prostate Cancer Awareness Week Special with guests Anthony Lowe, Phillip Katelaris and Patrick Lubroso
In recognition of Prostate Cancer Awareness week, Jason is joined by special guests Anthony Lowe (CEO of Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia), Phillip Katelaris (Urologist at the Sydney Adventist Hospital) & Patrick Lumbroso (Psychologist and Director of Man Focus Clinic) to share their knowledge for a special episode of The Body Brain and Mind [...]
Are we alone in the universe? Not at all. In fact we share our lives with trillions of other organisms. Where are they and what are they doing? Well you don't need a telescope to see them but a microscope. Each of us is made of trillions of cells but we are outnumbered by [...]