RTÉ - Mind Matters
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Mind Matters is a science series that looks at the workings of the human brain and its ability to function and recover after trauma. From Alzheimer's disease to manic depression, strokes to autism - what does science know about how these conditions affect the brain and what are the treatments are currently available?
||CleanMind Matters - On Obsessive Compulsive Disorder||Obsessive Compulsive Disorder is explored by Ella McSweeney through interviews with experts and sufferers.||4/10/2007||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMind Matters - On Schizophrenia||This edition of Mind Matters, presented by Ella McSweeney, focuses on schizophrenia||4/3/2007||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMind Matters - On Parkinson's Disease||Ella McSweeney explores Parkinson's Disease through interviews with experts and sufferers.||3/27/2007||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMind Matters - On Epilepsy||Ella hears the story of Thomas, a 45 year old farmer from Co. Meath, who had epilepsy for fifteen years.||3/20/2007||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMind Matters - On Migraines||At their most violent migraines are beyond medication. Ella McSweeney investigates||3/13/2007||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMind Matters Podcast - On Huntington's Disease||Huntington's Disease is a rare inherited brain disorder. Presented by Ella McSweeney.||3/6/2007||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMind Matters - On Strokes||Over 14,000 people in Ireland experience a stroke each year. How does a stroke affect the brain? Presented by Ella McSweeney||3/1/2007||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMind Matters - On Autism||Not only is it extremely difficult to define autism, but scientists have yet to discover its cause. Presented by Ella McSweeney||2/22/2007||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMind Matters - On Manic Depression||Manic Depression brings with it extreme highs and lows. What have scientists discovered about this condition?||2/13/2007||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMind Matters - On Alzheimer's Disease||Alzheimer’s Disease was identified nearly a century ago. What causes this condition and how near are we to a cure?||2/8/2007||Free||View in iTunes|
Sensitive and informative
Each medical issue I've heard discussed is treated with delicacy and attention to detail. The scientifically informative content is balanced with interviews of people whose lives have been affected by the disease/disorder in question. A very captivating podcast- I hope there are more episodes coming!