The House of Wellness TV – Season 5, Episode 24

The House of Wellness – Season 5, Episode 24

This week on the show, a ground-breaking technology that’s giving people with paralysis power through thought. A life changing, futuristic device, developed by researchers at the University of Melbourne, allows people to control computers with their minds. It’s truly mind blowing!

Wheelchair athlete, Madison de Rozario opens up about her most unexpected career. A self-confessed failure at basketball, she took to athletics and has never looked back. Armed with a stack of medals and championships, she’s one of our brightest stars and biggest hopes for Paralympic glory.

With the first baby on the way, the whole birthing process can be a bit daunting for expectant dads. So what better way to ease into it, than surrounded by others in the same boat? Beer and Bubs is designed especially to educate new dads and held at the pub! Gus Worland went along for a pint, a parma and a lesson in parenting prep.

We’ve officially hit Dry July, but it’s not easy for everyone to say no to a drink. For some, the decision to quit alcohol is out of the question, especially if the dependency turns into an addiction. Hear how hard it is, from a young woman who’s now 3 years sober.

And we meet the amazing Professor Fiona Stanley who’s heading a new campaign to protect unborn babies by highlighting the dangers of drinking alcohol during pregnancy.

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