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Healthwise

Healthwise

Hindustan Times - HT Smartcast



Healthwise is a weekly podcast that brings you up to speed with the top of the mind Health, science and environment issues. You'll hear experts who'll help you better understand policy. So that you can make better choices, healthwise.This is a Hindustan Times production, brought to you be HT Smartcast.

Healthwise
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Available Episodes

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40: Coronavirus mutation in the UK: what does it mean for us?
EPISODE 40
23 Dec 2020

Officials in Britain sounded an urgent alarm about what they called a highly contagious new variant of the coronavirus circulating in England. In this episode, @sanchx talks to Dr. ... Read more

23 Dec14 MINS
14:26
39: High BP? Lowering risk of COVID complications
EPISODE 39
16 Dec 2020

Adding to the anxiety of living our life in the new normal is leading to lifestyle related disorders such as insomnia, obesity, and high BP. Tune in to this episode as Dr. Ravi Kas ... Read more

16 Dec14 MINS
06:54
38: Will COVID affect two decades of malaria decline?
EPISODE 38
09 Dec 2020

The Oxford University team is now set to begin phase-3 human trials of a promising shot against malaria, which will be tested on 4,8000 children in Africa in early 2021. Tune in to ... Read more

09 Dec7 MINS
08:26
37: Where do Covid-19 treatments stand?
EPISODE 37
25 Nov 2020

Most Covid-19 treatments fall under three broad categories, antivirals that prevent the virus from multiplying, immune-modulators that regulate the immune response, and combination ... Read more

25 Nov8 MINS
11:19
36: Missteps that raise our risk of getting Covid
EPISODE 36
18 Nov 2020

In this episode of Healthwise, Sanchita Sharma, Health & Science editor at HT will discuss the missteps that raise our risk of getting Covid. She will also discuss the current ... Read more

18 Nov11 MINS
06:55
35: Why you need a Flu Shot this Season
EPISODE 35
28 Oct 2020

In this episode of Healthwise, Sanchita Sharma (@sanchx), Health & Science Editor at HT talks about the closeness of symptoms amid seasonal diseases and COVID-19. Tune in to fi ... Read more

28 Oct7 MINS
20:31
34: Coronavirus: Vaccinating millions the polio way
EPISODE 34
23 Oct 2020

In this episode of Healthwise, Sanchita Sharma (@sanchx), Health & Science Editor at HT talks to  Deepak Kapur, Chairman, Rotary PolioPlus India about the development and distr ... Read more

23 Oct21 MINS
07:36
33: 2020 Festive Season to Play Out Differently
EPISODE 33
14 Oct 2020

In this episode of Healthwise, Sanchita Sharma (@sanchx), Health & Science Editor at HT talks about the SOP's issued by different governments amid the festive season. Tune in t ... Read more

14 Oct8 MINS
07:57
32: Coronavirus: Jury still out on malaria drug usefulness
EPISODE 32
07 Oct 2020

Researchers from Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health in the US, Spain’s Universidad De Malaga and the Ministry of Health, however, found HCQ did protect against Sars-CoV-2 infe ... Read more

07 Oct8 MINS
07:42
31: Impact of the pandemic on nutrition and the problem of malnourishment
EPISODE 31
30 Sep 2020

In this episode of Healthwise, Sanchita Sharma (@sanchx), Health & Science Editor at HT talks about the impact of the COVID pandemic on the nutritional status of women and chil ... Read more

30 Sep8 MINS
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