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Health Matters: Pregnancy Care 1 (27 March 2017)

Health Matters: Pregnancy Care 1 (27 March 2017)

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Dr Michelle Wright is joined by Midwife Polly Pupulin for the first in a series of 4 shows aimed at expectant parents, or those planning pregnancy, living in Switzerland. This show looks at the...

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Heath Matters: Nosebleeds (20 March 2017)

Heath Matters: Nosebleeds (20 March 2017)

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Dr Michelle talks about nosebleeds in children: what causes them, First Aid measures and what to do for recurrent nosebleeds.

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Health Matters: Cold Sores (6 March 2017)

Health Matters: Cold Sores (6 March 2017)

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Cold sores - or oral herpes - Dr Michelle gives us the low-down.

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Health Matters: Breast Screening (27 February 2017)

Health Matters: Breast Screening (27 February 2017)

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Dr Michelle explains about the pros and cons of breast cancer screening and the breast cancer screening programmes that run in many cantons across Switzerland. For more information visit www.swissc...

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Health Matters: Colon Cancer (20 February 2017)

Health Matters: Colon Cancer (20 February 2017)

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80% of colon cancers start off as a pre-cancerous lesion known as a polyp. This can be detected during screening. Dr Michelle explains how this process works. For more information, visit Swiss Canc...

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Health Matters: Seasonal Affective Disorder (13 February 2017)

Health Matters: Seasonal Affective Disorder (13 February 2017)

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Dr Michelle explains about seasonal affective disorder or winter depression and how exposure to sunlight is so important for sufferers.

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Health Matters: Bronchiolitis (6 February 2O17)

Health Matters: Bronchiolitis (6 February 2O17)

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Bronchiolitis - Dr Michelle explains what causes this lung infection that tends to affect small babies, how it can be treated and what can be done to prevent it.

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Health Matters: Accidents on the slopes (26 January 2017)

Health Matters: Accidents on the slopes (26 January 2017)

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Snowsports accidents - Dr Michelle Wright talks us through the steps to follow.

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Health Matters: Croup (10 January 2017)

Health Matters: Croup (10 January 2017)

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This week's segment is all about croup - symptoms to look out for in your child and how you can help them.

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Health Matters: Holiday Health part 1 (8 December 2016)

Health Matters: Holiday Health part 1 (8 December 2016)

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Part 1 of Dr Michelle's tips for staying healthy during the festive season...

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Health Matters: Holiday Health Part 2 (13 December 2016)

Health Matters: Holiday Health Part 2 (13 December 2016)

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Part 2 of Dr Michelle's tips for staying healthy during the festive season...

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Health Matters: Animal Bites  (7 December 2016)

Health Matters: Animal Bites (7 December 2016)

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Dr Michelle talks about animal bites: their First Aid and why it's important to seek medical advice if you're bitten.

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Health Matters - benefits of hypnosis (23 November 2016)

Health Matters - benefits of hypnosis (23 November 2016)

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Dr Michelle speaks to Eriksonian hypnosis practitioner Béatrice Blonde-Tavernier about the uses of hypnosis and whether everyone is susceptible. To contact Béatrice, visit: http://www.hypnocoaching...

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Health Matters: teaching kids emergency numbers (9 November 2016)

Health Matters: teaching kids emergency numbers (9 November 2016)

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Dr Michelle reminds us about the medical emergency numbers in Switzerland, gives tips to teach these to children and talks about a potentially life-saving mobile phone app: echo112.

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Health Matters: Regenerative Health (2 November 2016)

Health Matters: Regenerative Health (2 November 2016)

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This week's guest is Dr Rosy Daniel, an integrative medicine doctor who will be running some Regenerative Health Weeks near Nyon for people who have a cancer diagnosis or who have been through trea...

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Health Matters: Stroke (31 Oct 2016)

Health Matters: Stroke (31 Oct 2016)

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When someone is suspected of suffering from a stroke, it's important to act FAST. Dr Michelle Wright explains why - and what symptoms you need to look for.

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Health Matters: Flu (24 Oct 2016)

Health Matters: Flu (24 Oct 2016)

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With winter on the way, people are being urged to get vaccinated against the flu. Dr Michelle Wright looks at why its so important this time of the year and what you need to do to check if you must...

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Health Matters Restart Heart (17 Oct 2016)

Health Matters Restart Heart (17 Oct 2016)

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This week's show is all about European Restart a Heart Day which is on 16th October. This year the theme is teaching kids to save lives - lobbying for a minimum of 2 hours CPR training per year in ...

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Health Matters: Cervical Smears (18 October 2016)

Health Matters: Cervical Smears (18 October 2016)

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On this week's Health Matters - Cervical Smears: there is no national screening programme in Switzerland - and so, as Dr Michelle Wright explains, it's important for women to organise their own exa...

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Health Matters Concussion (4 October 2016)

Health Matters Concussion (4 October 2016)

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This week Dr Michelle Wright looks at concussion - what is it,how it should be treated and when you should worry.

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Health Matters: Zoe4life (21 September 2016)

Health Matters: Zoe4life (21 September 2016)

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On this week's Health Matters, Dr Michelle Wright talks about the charity Zoe4Life which helps families grappling with the trauma of childhood cancer.

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Health Matters: Zoe4Life-tackling childhood cancer

Health Matters: Zoe4Life-tackling childhood cancer

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Day4Life - Saturday 1 October 2016, Rolle, VD. On this week's Health Matters, Dr Michelle Wright talks about how the charity, Zoe4Life, helps families affected by childhood cancer.  Zoé4life is...

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Health Matters: Heart Attacks (14 September 2016)

Health Matters: Heart Attacks (14 September 2016)

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On this weeks show, Dr Michelle Wright looks at the symptoms of heart attacks - and how they can be different in women.

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