The House of Wellness TV – Season 5, Episode 21

The House of Wellness – Season 5, Episode 21

This week on the show – the radical surgery treating brain tumours. It’s called the Gamma Knife – a non-invasive alternative to neurosurgery that uses radioactive rays to target various brain conditions.

Sociologist Dr Barbara Barbosa Neves shares the findings from her research into loneliness in aged care. It’s a disturbing but real expose on the reality of how the majority of senior citizens living in aged communities really feel. It’s one not to miss.

Why do we feel we’ve failed when we succumb to a packet of chips or an extra piece of chocolate? The CSIRO alleviate that guilt with a carefully designed yet realistic approach to what we can and can’t eat, in the quest to be healthier.

Luke Hines is back in the House of Wellness kitchen but this time seafood queen Sally Fenton is doing the heavy lifting, sharing some tips on how to prepare mussels – while make-up artist Jade Kisnorbo has all you need to know about hydrating and recharging your hair.

While we’ve all tapped out feet to a tune, it’s not everyone who goes that step further! Meet the tappers who say body percussion is the way to fitness!

Cast: Luke Darcy, Jo Stanley, and Luke Hines, with Gerald Quigley.