In this podcast, principally for patients, I interview experts from varying fields of medicine about conditions and ask questions on their behalf, in order to better inform them about their conditions. I also invite patients to submit questions prior to the interview, which I will ask on their behalf.
Episode 16 - Childhood eczema
47:00In this episode I interview Professor Carsten Flohr about childhood eczema. We discuss the diagnosis and treatment options, as well as the astounding relationship between eczema and food allergies. A truly phenomenal interview.Links: https://www.eczemacareonline.org.uk/en?language_set=1https://eczema.org/information-and-advice/
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Episode 14 - Inflammatory Bowel Disease
59:48In this episode I interview Professor James Lindsay about inflammatory bowel disease - Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. We discuss risk factors, symptoms, investigations and treatment options. As usual listener's questions are also addressed.
Episode 13 - Ovarian Cancer
1:10:14In this episode I interview Professor Sudha Sundar expert in ovarian cancer. We discuss risk factors, symptoms - including their vague nature, treatment and outcomes.Links:https://targetovariancancer.org.ukhttps://ovarian.org.uk/https://eveappeal.org.uk/https://www.ovacome.org.uk/National Ovarian Cancer Audit Feasibility Pilot:http://www.ncin.org.uk/cancer_type_and_topic_specific_work/cancer_type_specific_work/gynaecological_cancer/gynaecological_cancer_hub/ovarian_cancer_audit_feasibility_pilotDoes HRT increase cancer risk (cancer research UK):https://www.cancerresearchuk.org/about-cancer/causes-of-cancer/hormones-and-cancer/does-hormone-replacement-therapy-increase-cancer-risk#:~:text=Does%20HRT%20increase%20the%20risk%20of%20ovarian%20cancer%3F,if%20HRT%20wasn't%20taken
Episode 12 - Multiple Sclerosis
1:02:23In this episode I interview global expert on MS Professor Gavin Giovannoni. We discuss prevention, latest treatment options and potential cures. We also talk about complimentary therapies and lifestyle modification.Links:https://www.mssociety.org.uk/https://mstrust.org.uk/https://www.nationalmssociety.org/https://gavingiovannoni.substack.com/ (MS-Selfie)
Episode 11 - Obesity & Bariatrics
1:33:12In this episode I interview Mr Bilal Alkhaffaf about Obesity and Bariatrics. We discuss the causes of obesity in the individual and as a society. We also talk about treatment strategies, the multidisciplinary team, what is involved in bariatric surgery and health tourism.
Episode 9 - The Menopause
1:02:10In this episode I discuss the menopause and HRT with Dr Paula Briggs, Chair of the British Menopausal Society. We also discuss alternative treatments for menopausal symptoms and the recent increase in profile of the menopause on social media fuelled by celebrities and politicians.Links: https://www.imsociety.org/education/impart-registration/ Oasis 4 study - [email protected]