The House of Wellness TV – Season 5, Episode 8

The House of Wellness – Season 5, Episode 8

This week on the show, the world first trial into a procedure that could improve the lives of people suffering from epilepsy. If successful, the latest breakthrough from St Vincent’s Hospital in Melbourne will be a total game changer.

Travelling internationally is now a dream for most of us. But give a thought to the thousands of people who were forced to cancel a staggering $10 billion worth of trips. Meet Melbourne Dad turned consumer advocate Adam Glezer who’s helping many Aussies get their money back.

When you hear the term malnutrition you tend to think of starving children in their world countries. But malnutrition is on the rise in Western society too. A leading dietitian has some interesting things to say about this increasingly first world problem.

In an effort to maintain good gut bacteria, many people swear by taking probiotics. While they’re found naturally in foods like yoghurt and sauerkraut, ‘PJ’ Polly Harding explains how probiotics can also do their bit to keep us shining on the outside.

One of the toughest conversations you’ll ever have is to tell someone they have bad breath. Which is why you can’t miss Doctor Nick Carr, who in honour of World Oral Health Day, is breathing all over what causes halitosis!

So get your mints ready and join the team this week on the new look House of Wellness.

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