Professor Hallux: The Human Body Podcast for Kids

Professor Hallux: The Human Body Podcast for Kids

By Fun Kids

Learn about the human body with Professor Hallux and Nurse Nanobot! From happy hearts to extraordinary eyes, brilliant brains to gruesome germs... Hallux is here to find out more!

Episodes

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21/02/209m 29s

Looking after yourself (Kaleidoscopic Antibiotic)

Professor Hallux and Nanobot are back, and this time, with the help of their trusty Helitelibubble, Nanobot is diving inside the human body to find out all about antibiotics! PROFESSOR HALLUX’S KALEIDOSCOPIC ANTIBIOTIC – WITH SUPPORT FROM E-BUG AND PUBLIC HEALTH ENGLAND.
13/12/185m 40s

Vaccines and vaccinations (Kaleidoscopic Antibiotic)

Professor Hallux and Nanobot are back, and this time, with the help of their trusty Helitelibubble, Nanobot is diving inside the human body to find out all about antibiotics! PROFESSOR HALLUX’S KALEIDOSCOPIC ANTIBIOTIC – WITH SUPPORT FROM E-BUG AND PUBLIC HEALTH ENGLAND.
13/12/185m 46s

Survival of the Fittest (Kaleidoscopic Antibiotic)

Professor Hallux and Nanobot are back, and this time, with the help of their trusty Helitelibubble, Nanobot is diving inside the human body to find out all about antibiotics! PROFESSOR HALLUX’S KALEIDOSCOPIC ANTIBIOTIC – WITH SUPPORT FROM E-BUG AND PUBLIC HEALTH ENGLAND
13/12/184m 39s

Using Antibiotics (Kaleidoscopic Antibiotic)

Professor Hallux and Nanobot are back, and this time, with the help of their trusty Helitelibubble, Nanobot is diving inside the human body to find out all about antibiotics! PROFESSOR HALLUX’S KALEIDOSCOPIC ANTIBIOTIC – WITH SUPPORT FROM E-BUG AND PUBLIC HEALTH ENGLAND.
13/12/185m 50s

How our body protects us (Kaleidoscopic Antibiotic)

Professor Hallux and Nanobot are back, and this time, with the help of their trusty Helitelibubble, Nanobot is diving inside the human body to find out all about antibiotics! PROFESSOR HALLUX’S KALEIDOSCOPIC ANTIBIOTIC – WITH SUPPORT FROM E-BUG AND PUBLIC HEALTH ENGLAND.
13/12/184m 49s

Types of Infection (Kaleidoscopic Antibiotic)

Professor Hallux and Nanobot are back, and this time, with the help of their trusty Helitelibubble, Nanobot is diving inside the human body to find out all about antibiotics! PROFESSOR HALLUX’S KALEIDOSCOPIC ANTIBIOTIC – WITH SUPPORT FROM E-BUG AND PUBLIC HEALTH ENGLAND.
13/12/186m 10s

Manual vs. Electric Toothbrushes (Digital Dental Depositary)

It's Professor Hallux's uncle Halitosis' hundredth birthday - and in his honour Hallux is creating a pop-up DigitalDental Depositary – an Oral Health Helpdesk if you like.  He's going to see how many questions all about teeth he can answer against the clock.  PROFESSOR HALLUX’S DIGITAL DENTAL DEPOSITARY – WITH SUPPORT FROM PHILIPS SONICARE
13/12/183m 53s

Fluoride and our teeth (Digital Dental Depositary)

It's Professor Hallux's uncle Halitosis' hundredth birthday - and in his honour Hallux is creating a pop-up DigitalDental Depositary – an Oral Health Helpdesk if you like.  He's going to see how many questions all about teeth he can answer against the clock.  PROFESSOR HALLUX’S DIGITAL DENTAL DEPOSITARY – WITH SUPPORT FROM PHILIPS SONICARE
13/12/183m 30s

History of dentistry (Digital Dental Depositary)

It's Professor Hallux's uncle Halitosis' hundredth birthday - and in his honour Hallux is creating a pop-up DigitalDental Depositary – an Oral Health Helpdesk if you like.  He's going to see how many questions all about teeth he can answer against the clock.  PROFESSOR HALLUX’S DIGITAL DENTAL DEPOSITARY – WITH SUPPORT FROM PHILIPS SONICARE
13/12/183m 33s

What happens during a trip to the dentist? (Digital Dental Depositary)

It's Professor Hallux's uncle Halitosis' hundredth birthday - and in his honour Hallux is creating a pop-up DigitalDental Depositary – an Oral Health Helpdesk if you like.  He's going to see how many questions all about teeth he can answer against the clock.  PROFESSOR HALLUX’S DIGITAL DENTAL DEPOSITARY – WITH SUPPORT FROM PHILIPS SONICARE
13/12/184m 6s

What effect does sugar have on teeth? (Digital Dental Depositary)

It's Professor Hallux's uncle Halitosis' hundredth birthday - and in his honour Hallux is creating a pop-up DigitalDental Depositary – an Oral Health Helpdesk if you like.  He's going to see how many questions all about teeth he can answer against the clock.  PROFESSOR HALLUX’S DIGITAL DENTAL DEPOSITARY – WITH SUPPORT FROM PHILIPS SONICARE
13/12/184m 9s

Bacteria and bugs in our mouths! (Digital Dental Depositary)

It's Professor Hallux's uncle Halitosis' hundredth birthday - and in his honour Hallux is creating a pop-up DigitalDental Depositary – an Oral Health Helpdesk if you like.  He's going to see how many questions all about teeth he can answer against the clock.  PROFESSOR HALLUX’S DIGITAL DENTAL DEPOSITARY – WITH SUPPORT FROM PHILIPS SONICARE
13/12/183m 55s

Why clean our teeth? (Digital Dental Depositary)

It's Professor Hallux's uncle Halitosis' hundredth birthday - and in his honour Hallux is creating a pop-up DigitalDental Depositary – an Oral Health Helpdesk if you like.  He's going to see how many questions all about teeth he can answer against the clock.  PROFESSOR HALLUX’S DIGITAL DENTAL DEPOSITARY – WITH SUPPORT FROM PHILIPS SONICARE
13/12/184m 19s

Meet your teeth (Digital Dental Depositary)

It's Professor Hallux's uncle Halitosis' hundredth birthday - and in his honour Hallux is creating a pop-up DigitalDental Depositary – an Oral Health Helpdesk if you like.  He's going to see how many questions all about teeth he can answer against the clock.  PROFESSOR HALLUX’S DIGITAL DENTAL DEPOSITARY – WITH SUPPORT FROM PHILIPS SONICARE
13/12/183m 57s

How to stop bad breath (Digital Dental Depositary)

It's Professor Hallux's uncle Halitosis' hundredth birthday - and in his honour Hallux is creating a pop-up DigitalDental Depositary – an Oral Health Helpdesk if you like.  He's going to see how many questions all about teeth he can answer against the clock.  PROFESSOR HALLUX’S DIGITAL DENTAL DEPOSITARY – WITH SUPPORT FROM PHILIPS SONICARE
13/12/184m 8s

Why do we dream? (More Physiology Fix-Up)

Why do we dream?  It’s one of life’s most perplexing problems – Hallux finds out more.
13/12/181m 42s

Why Bruises are Colourful (More Physiology Fix-Up)

Bruises can go through all the colours in the rainbow before they heal – why is this?  Hallux explains.
13/12/181m 45s

Ticklish Tickles (More Physiology Fix-Up)

Some people love them and others hate them!  But what makes tickles… well… ticklish?
13/12/181m 37s

Are antidotes real? (More Physiology Fix-Up)

In movies, when someone has a poison they can be given an antidote to cancel out the effect.  Hallux explore these in real life.
13/12/181m 52s

How We Breathe When Asleep (More Physiology Fix-Up)

How are we able to carry on sleeping when we’re asleep and our brains are taking a break?  Hallux looks into it…
13/12/182m 0s

Are yawns contagious? (More Physiology Fix-Up)

Yawning is very common – and very contagious.  Hallux investigates why.
13/12/181m 43s

Scratching an Itchy Itch (More Physiology Fix-Up)

Scratching feels really nice.  Even if sometimes it can make a sore patch worse!  Hallux investigates!
13/12/181m 40s

Seeing Stars (More Physiology Fix-Up)

Why do we see stars when we stand up too quickly?  Hallux is on the case to find out why…
13/12/181m 49s

Why Ears Pop (More Physiology Fix-Up)

You might have found that your ears go pop when you are taking off in an aeroplane, or if you’ve been swimming.  Hallux explains what’s at play.
13/12/181m 50s

Why We Hiccup (More Physiology Fix-Up)

Hallux investigates what’s behind hiccups.
13/12/181m 52s

Where does water come from? (Hallux's Hydration Helpdesk)

Tap water is one of the best things to drink to help you stay hydrated.  Hallux goes back to the source to find out where it comes from.
13/12/183m 4s

Making Drinking Water (Hallux's Hydration Helpdesk)

From condensation to desalination, new technology is helping create more drinking water.  Hallux takes a look.
13/12/182m 52s

Water that you shouldn't drink (Hallux's Hydration Helpdesk)

You’ll find water everywhere – from rock pools to swimming pools. Is all water good to drink? Is there any that we should avoid?  Hallux finds out.
13/12/183m 3s

What about other drinks? (Hallux's Hydration Helpdesk)

Hallux explores whether it’s all about water or if other drinks count too!
13/12/183m 11s

Cool Gadgets Around the Home (Hallux's Hearing Helpdesk)

As well as hearing aids, there are many household gadgets which can help people with hearing loss.  Hallux finds out more.
13/12/182m 0s

Sport Technology (Hallux's Hearing Helpdesk)

Taking part in and watching sports is a popular pastime – and that includes people with hearing loss.  We look at how hearing technology can help.
13/12/181m 42s

Everyday Hearing Devices (Hallux's Hearing Helpdesk)

It’s not just people with hearing loss who can make use of hearing aid and amplification technology – even rockstars can use them too!
13/12/181m 47s

What's that whooshing sound? (Hallux's Hearing Helpdesk)

Hallux explains Tinnitus – the whooshing ringing sounds that we sometimes get in our ears.
13/12/182m 15s

Do we hear better at different times of the day? (Hallux's Hearing Helpdesk)

Hallux explores whether we can hear better at different times of day
13/12/182m 4s

Spotting the Signs of Hearing Loss (Hallux's Hearing Helpdesk)

Hallux investigates what the signs of hearing loss are – and how you can spot them, either in yourself or in others.
13/12/182m 7s

Why can you hear the sea in seashells? (Hallux's Hearing Helpdesk)

If you hold a shell to your ear it is said you will be able to hear the sea.  Hallux explains why.
13/12/181m 56s

What's earwax? (Hallux's Hearing Helpdesk)

Whilst it might look yucky, earwax plays an important role. Hallux explores more.
13/12/181m 57s

Scientific Breakthroughs (Hallux's Hearing Helpdesk)

Scientists are working on ways to treat hearing loss and there have been many exciting breakthroughs.  Hallux takes a look.
13/12/181m 52s

Challenging Places (Hallux's Hearing Helpdesk)

People with hearing loss can manage everyday life very well, with assistance but some places are more difficult than others…
13/12/182m 7s

Why do our ears look different? (Hallux's Hearing Helpdesk)

Everyone’s ears are a little bit different – Hallux looks at the how and the why.
13/12/182m 24s

How do different animals hear? (Hallux's Hearing Helpdesk)

Hallux explains the differences (and similarities) in the way a variety of animals hear, and some of the reasons behind the variations.
13/12/182m 16s

The Smallest Bone of All (Hallux's Hearing Helpdesk)

Hallux explains how the ear is home to the smallest bone in the human body – The stapes.
13/12/182m 25s

How to Communicate with Hearing Loss (Hallux's Hearing Helpdesk)

Hallux explains how people with hearing loss can communicate and do everyday things like using the telephone.
13/12/182m 40s

Why do our ears pop? (Hallux's Hearing Helpdesk)

Our hearing can be affected by travelling in airplanes – we look at why.
13/12/182m 15s

Hormones (More Physiology Fix-Up)

Special chemicals help make changes in cells, things like growing taller and even how you feel are all affected by hormones. Let's take a closer look at them!
13/12/183m 43s

Liver and Pancreas (More Physiology Fix-Up)

Cleaning blood and breaking down fat, the liver and pancreas do really important jobs! Find out more with Professor Hallux's More Physiology Fix-Up!
13/12/183m 38s

The Nervous System (More Physiology Fix-Up)

It's the reason we can walk, talk, move, see, touch, smell, hear, taste and even think! The nervous system is one of the coolest parts of the human body...
13/12/184m 1s

Blood Cells (More Physiology Fix-Up)

Red and white blood cells, what cell does what job and how do they help us? Professor Hallux investigates!
13/12/182m 56s

Respiratory System (More Physiology Fix-Up)

Party ballons create Professor Hallux's new respiratory system. Are they up to the job of making Body breathe?
13/12/183m 57s

What happens if we don't drink enough water?

Professor Hallux explores the side-effects of not drinking enough water. It can make you lose your concentration and cause headaches – and can even result in serious illness!
13/12/183m 3s

How much water should I be drinking?

In this episode, Professor Hallux explores how much water we should be drinking and why you might need more at certain times. Those times might be when you’re unwell, or in a hot place, or when exercising!
13/12/182m 42s

Times to remember to drink more water

Whilst drinking water at any time of the day is a great thing to do, your body might be able to do more with the water at different times of the day. It all depends on what you’re doing just before, during, and just after you’re drinking. Hallux takes a look at some ideal times to hydrate…
13/12/183m 4s

Different types of drinks: Is anything better than water?

In this episode, Professor Hallux explores whether it’s all about water or if other drinks count... If you’re thirsty, your body will be grateful for any drink you give it. But not all drinks are the same when it comes to your health.
13/12/183m 11s

Why our bodies need water

In this episode, Professor Hallux explores how our bodies use water to carry nutrients, remove waste, and regulate our temperature.
13/12/183m 22s

Technology to aid Hearing Loss

Hallux learns about the cool technology which can help people with hearing loss.  From hearing aids to cochlear implants to “Roger” systems – there’s a lot of tools to help people hear better.
13/12/183m 47s

Hearing Loss

There are different types of hearing loss, and each can affect hearing to different degrees, Hallux and Nanobot find out more when they visit Melanie Malleus, the audiologist.
13/12/183m 30s

It's Loud Out There...

Professor Hallux has had some hearing problems and Melanie Malleus, the audiologist, has been helping him learn more about hearing and how it can be caused. It can be caused by everyday noise as they find out in today’s episode.
13/12/183m 55s

Common Ear Problems

Professor Hallux’s hearing hasn’t been the same since the Science Swimming Gala. He’s seeing an audiologist and while he waits for his appointment, he finds out more about some common hearing problems.
13/12/184m 27s

Meet the Audiologist

Professor Hallux’s hearing hasn’t been the same since the Science Swimming Gala. Nanobot is taking him to see Melanie Malleus, an Audiologist – that’s a specialist who knows all about ears and hearing.
13/12/184m 56s

Ear Structure

Professor Hallux’s hearing hasn’t been the same since the Science Swimming Gala.  He’s been learning about what’s inside our ears – so much so, that he’s even dreaming about them!
13/12/184m 14s

Why Do We Have Two Ears?

There’s something not quite right with Professor Hallux’s hearing.  He and Nurse Nanobot are talking about hearing and why we have ears – and why two ears, not six ears?
13/12/184m 30s

Weighing Up The Risks

There are many risks associated with new medicines and it isn’t always possible to get rid of all the risks. Professor Hallux and Nurse Nanobot find how scientists weigh up what’s acceptable.
13/12/183m 14s

Testing Medicines

Before a new medicine is released to the public, it has to go though many the checks to make sure it’s safe and it works. Professor Hallux and Nurse Nanobot explore what’s involved.
13/12/184m 20s

Ingredients and Form

There’s lots of ingredients in every medicine. Professor Hallux and Nurse Nanobot find out what goes into medicines and the best way for drugs to be taken.  From pills to potions, injections to inhalers there are lots of decisions to be made.
13/12/184m 32s

Who Makes Medicines and Why?

New medicines are being created all the time Professor Hallux and Nurse Nanobot find out that it can be a long process and cost a lot of money but that’s because safety is important.
13/12/184m 56s

Prevantative Medicines

Professor Hallux and Nanbot learn that preventing disease is as important as curing it, and there are lots of ways to do this.
13/12/184m 29s

Bullets and Shotguns

Reactive medicines are drugs which make something happen or stop something happening in the body. Professor Hallux and Nanbot explore Magic Bullets and Magic Shotguns.
13/12/184m 12s

Out With The Old

Body is feeling unwell. Professor Hallux and Nurse Nanobot are rummaging for a cure in the medicine cabinet.  But the medicines they find don’t seem to do the job.  Maybe they haven’t been stored properly or perhaps are just too old?  Hallux sets to work inventing something new.
13/12/184m 22s

Physiology Overview

Hallux and Nanobot have learned heaps about physiology – they talk about the history of physiology and some of the jobs people do in this field of science.
13/12/183m 36s

Senses

Touch, sight, hearing, taste, smell – our bodies have to do all sorts of jobs to enable us to sense the world around us. Professor Hallux thinks it might be possible to improve on how we do this – with some help from Smigeon, the prizewinning miniature carrier pigeon.
13/12/184m 5s

Urinary System

The urinary system does a lot of jobs to help our bodies filter out waste. Professor Hallux thinks his Biofiltration Extrapolator might be an improvement.  But can it do everything our urinary system does?
13/12/184m 5s

Cells

There are around 200 different types of cells in a human body, all with different jobs to do.  Professor Hallux thinks he’s designed a better solution that can do all the jobs – but what jobs are they?
13/12/184m 20s

Brain

Professor Hallux has decided that his new mobile phone is so clever, it would do a great job as a human brain.  But what jobs does a brain do anyway?
13/12/184m 31s

Muscles

Muscles do a number of really important jobs in our bodies. But Professor Hallux thinks he can invent an improved set of muscles.  But will they do all the jobs that muscles have to do?  And what are those jobs anyway?
13/12/184m 38s

Skin

Skin does a lot of jobs – keeping our bodies together, protecting us and helping keep cool.  Professor Hallux thinks he can jazz up the body and that leopard print wrapping paper might be just the job.  Although will it do all the jobs that skin does?
13/12/183m 39s

Digestion

Professor Hallux has a crack at making a new and improved digestive system.  There is certainly a lot to chew on, as the Professor learns more about the jobs this important system does.
13/12/183m 53s

Heart

Hearts do a number of very important jobs to keep us alive. Professor Hallux is looking to see if he can create an improved heart.  But will it do all the jobs that the heart has to do?  And what are those jobs anyway?
13/12/184m 20s

Bones & Skeleton

Professor Hallux has invented a new and improved skeleton – the Turbo Titan Skeletronoptic 5000.  It might look good but can it do all the jobs our bones do?  And anyway, what ARE the jobs our bones do?
13/12/184m 10s

Head Injuries Explained!

Head injuries are a common reason for people to receive a scan in a Radiology department. Learn all about head injuries, what happens and how hospitals treat them!
13/12/184m 48s

How CT scans work!

Learn all about CT scans in the hospital – what they do, how they work and why they're so important!
13/12/184m 42s

How MRI Works!

MRI scans are a special scan used in medicine that uses magnets. Hallux and Nanobot explain how MRI scans work and why they are so useful.
13/12/184m 42s

How Ultrasound Works!

Ultrasound is a really useful medical tool for seeing what’s going on inside our bodies. Listen to Nanobot and Hallux explain how ultrasound works and why echoes are so cool!
13/12/185m 1s

How We Treat Broken Bones!

Listen to hear what happens when we break a bone – how we see what’s broken and why we use X-Rays!
13/12/185m 21s

Different Types of Radiology Explained!

Listen to hear more about the different radiology machines and how they are used to see what’s going on in the human body!
13/12/185m 8s

Careers in Radiology – Who's Who?

There are loads of different roles and people who work in a real Radiology Department from clinical radiologists to medical physicists! In this episode Hallux and Nanobot check out some of the people you might find and discover the different jobs they do.
13/12/184m 9s

How X-Rays Work!

Hallux and Nanobot talk about how X-Rays work, what they do, and why they are super safe and important!
13/12/185m 12s

How We See Inside The Human Body!

Learn about the clever ways we can see into the body from X-Ray to Cat scans!
13/12/185m 13s

History Of Looking Inside The Human Body!

Listen to Professor Hallux and hear about all the cool tools and ways that people can see into our bodies!
13/12/185m 6s

Appendicitis Explained

Listen to hear more about Josh's case of Appendicities! There's chainsaws, vomitting and other gory bits in this one!
13/12/182m 51s

Forensic Pathology

Get your detective glasses out - it's all about Forensic Pathology specifically finding clues through dead bodies and autopsies!
13/12/182m 48s

Health Screening Explained

Listen to find out more about the clues that Health Screenings can reveal!
13/12/182m 42s

Types of Pathology

Listen to find out more about the different types of Pathology including Forensic and Genetic Pathology!
13/12/182m 50s

Frequently Asked Questions

Listen to hear all your questions about Pathologies, dead bodies, autopsies and everything else answered!
13/12/182m 46s

What is Pathology?

Listen to find out more about Pathology - it's more about dead bodies than actual paths!
13/12/182m 16s

Episode 5 - New Medicines

Listen to hear more about all the latest new medicines and the experimentation Scientists have recently done!
13/12/183m 21s

Episode 4 - Genes

We find out about genes and how they affect us. Plus more information about that icky gluey substance - mucus!
13/12/183m 18s

Episode 3 - New Hearts

We find out about all the cool new technology scientists have discovered and how they work with our body.
13/12/183m 1s

Episode 2 - Bacteria

We find more out about bugs in our lungs, which is basically bacteria - how it gets there and what we can do to prevent it.
13/12/183m 23s

Episode 1 - Staying Healthy

We learn about what we can do to keep our heart and lungs healthy, including what foods to eat, how important exercise is and what warning signs to watch out for.
13/12/182m 59s

Colour Blindness

What is colour blindness and why do some people have it? Professor Hallux, Nurse Nanobot and Sally Specs go exploring inside the eye to explain it all!
13/12/185m 58s

Three Dimensions

What exactly is 3D and how do we see films and the world in three dimensions? Professor Hallux pays a visit to Sally Specs where he also asks if 3D can cause us any harm.
13/12/184m 49s

Looking After Eyes

Professor Hallux and Nurse Nanobot pay a visit to Sally Specs to find out how and why we protect our eyes!
13/12/185m 21s

Conjunctivitis

It’s a common eye complaint but what is it and why does it turn our eyes red? Professor Hallux is here to explain.
13/12/182m 4s

Lazy Eyes

Don’t you just wish that lazy eyes could hurry up? Professor Hallux and Nurse Nanobot is here to explain!
13/12/181m 59s

Presbyopia

Have you ever wondered why old people have glasses for reading? Well Professor Hallux and Nurse Nanobot are here to explain!
13/12/181m 54s

Astigmatism

Professor Hallux and Nurse Nanobot help us to understand just what is astigmatism!
13/12/182m 6s

Hypermetropia

Hypermetropia is hard enough to say let alone understand! Thankfully Nurse Nanobot and Professor Hallux are here to help.
13/12/182m 7s

Myopia

Professor Hallux and Nurse Nanobot explain exactly what myopia is and how it affects us.
13/12/182m 4s

Something In My Eye

Professor Hallux and Nurse Nanobot explore why getting something in our eye can be painful and why we use water to wash it out.
13/12/182m 2s

Sunglasses

Ever wondered how sunglasses work and why we were them? Professor Hallux and Nurse Nanobot are here to tell us!
13/12/182m 1s

How Do We See?

Sally Specs tells Professor Hallux exactly how we use our eyes to see!
13/12/186m 2s

What Happens at an Eye Test?

Professor Hallux is told how our eyes are tested to see if they are healthy!
13/12/182m 2s

Getting New Glasses

Professor Hallux goes to visit Sally Specs for an new pair of glasses!
13/12/186m 38s

How Do Glasses Work?

In this episode we learn just how glasses work and help both long and short sighted people!
13/12/185m 16s

What is a Dispensing Optician?

Professor Hallux learns all about dispensing opticians and how they are different from regular opticians!
13/12/182m 17s

Eye Examinations

In this episode we learn the ins and outs of an eye examination!
13/12/185m 17s

What is an Optician?

Join Professor Hallux to find out just what it is an optician does and what to expect when you go and see one!
13/12/181m 58s

What's Inside The Eye?

Join Professor Hallux as we take a look at how the eye works and what makes up the eye itself!
13/12/185m 17s

Why is blood important?

While body is still waiting for his new heart, we learn about blood, what it is made from and what it does in your body! We also learn tips on how to maintain a healthy heart!
13/12/185m 23s

CHD and heart attack

While body is still waiting for his new heart, we learn about what can happen if plaque builds up near your heart, and where this plaque comes from! We also learn tips on how to maintain a healthy heart!
13/12/185m 15s

How does the heart work?

Body’s heart is still broken and in this episode we find out exactly how the heart works! We learn fun facts all about the heart and it’s function including your pulse, blood, valves and many more!
13/12/184m 42s

What is an atrial heart defect?

While body is still waiting for his new heart, we learn about what can happen if you have a hole in your heart! We also learn tips on how to maintain lungs and a healthy heart!
13/12/185m 15s

What are veins and arteries?

Body is still waiting for his new heart. In this episode we learn all about the circulatory system and we find out about the jobs of the veins and arteries! We also learn tips on how to maintain a healthy heart!
13/12/185m 8s

What are heart murmurs?

While body is still waiting for his new heart, we learn about what can happen if you have heart murmurs! We also learn tips on how to maintain a healthy heart!
13/12/184m 59s

What is anaemia?

While body is still waiting for his new heart, we learn about the problems smoking can cause to the lungs. We also learn many tips on how to maintain lungs and a healthy heart!
13/12/183m 37s

Healthy living

Body finally gets his new heart! In this episode we learn some healthy heart tips. We learn about good and bad fats as well how to still enjoy tasty treats!
13/12/184m 18s

The eat well plate

In this episode Professor Hallux and Nurse Nanobot find out more about the eat well plate using it can be good for your health! Listen to find out more about having a plate and for some healthy living tips!
13/12/183m 4s

Eating oily fish

In this episode Professor Hallux and Nurse Nanobot find out more about oily fish and they can benefit your health! Listen to find out more about the healthy oils in fish like omega 3 and for some healthy living tips!
13/12/182m 18s

What is hidden salt?

In this episode Professor Hallux and Nurse Nanobot find out more about hidden salts in foods and how it can affect your health! Listen to find out more about what can happen if you’ve had too much salt in your diet and for some healthy living tips!
13/12/182m 42s

The Mediterranean diet

In this episode Professor Hallux and Nurse Nanobot find out more about the Mediterranean diet and how it can affect your health! Listen to find out more about what makes up the Mediterranean diet and for some healthy living tips!
13/12/182m 45s

Traffic lights for food!

In this episode Professor Hallux and Nurse Nanobot find out more about traffic lights for foods and how they can help you stay healthy! Listen to find out more about the what the traffic lights on food means you can have and for some healthy living tips!
13/12/182m 45s

Fiber Provider

In this episode Professor Hallux and Nurse Nanobot find out more about fiber and how it can affect your health! Listen to find out more about why fiber is good for you and for some healthy living tips!
13/12/183m 7s

Another 5 a day

In this episode Professor Hallux and Nurse Nanobot find out more about having your five a day and how it can affect your health! Listen to find out some more healthy living tips!
13/12/182m 32s

What are good fats?

In this episode Professor Hallux and Nurse Nanobot find out more about good fats and how they can affect your health! Listen to find out more about the good fats you can have, without having too much, and for some healthy living tips!
13/12/182m 39s

Cardiac Arrest

While body is still waiting for his new heart, we learn the warning signs if your heart is struggling, what happens if you have one and important advice if someone is having a heart attack. We also learn tips on how to maintain a healthy heart!
13/12/185m 10s

What are fats?

In this episode Professor Hallux and Nurse Nanobot find out more about fats and how they can affect your health! Listen to find out more about the good and bad fats you can have and for some healthy living tips!
13/12/182m 23s

Having your 5 a day!

In this episode Professor Hallux and Nurse Nanobot find out more about having your five fruit and veg a day and how it can affect your health! Listen to find out more about the eating well and for some healthy living tips!
13/12/182m 45s

What is the heart?

Body’s heart has broken, so in this episode we find out more about the heart! Find out how big it is, what cardiac muscles are and more heart facts!
13/12/184m 48s

Professor Hallux's Happy Health Helpdesk: Wrinkles

Ep 22: Join Professor Hallux at his help desk as he answers the weird and wonderful questions you’ve always wanted to know the answers to! This time we find out about why our grandparents get wrinkly skin!
13/12/181m 52s

Professor Hallux's Happy Health Helpdesk: Philtrum

Ep 21: Join Professor Hallux at his help desk as he answers the weird and wonderful questions you’ve always wanted to know the answers to! This time we find out about that weird little ridge under our noses!
13/12/181m 49s

Professor Hallux's Happy Health Helpdesk: Washing

Ep 20: Join Professor Hallux at his help desk as he answers the weird and wonderful questions you’ve always wanted to know the answers to! This time we find out about the dangers of not washing!!
13/12/181m 57s

Professor Hallux's Happy Health Helpdesk: Wheelchairs

Ep 19: Join Professor Hallux at his help desk as he answers the weird and wonderful questions you’ve always wanted to know the answers to! This time we find out why some people use wheelchairs!
13/12/181m 52s

Professor Hallux's Happy Health Helpdesk: Dreams

Ep 17: Join Professor Hallux at his help desk as he answers the weird and wonderful questions you’ve always wanted to know the answers to! This time we find out what and why we dream!
13/12/181m 55s

Professor Hallux's Happy Health Helpdesk: Butterflies

Ep 18: Join Professor Hallux at his help desk as he answers the weird and wonderful questions you’ve always wanted to know the answers to! This time we find out why we get weird feelings in our stomachs when we get nervous!
13/12/181m 54s

Professor Hallux's Happy Health Helpdesk: Itching

Ep 16: Join Professor Hallux at his help desk as he answers the weird and wonderful questions you’ve always wanted to know the answers to! This time we find out what makes us itch and why we start scratching it!
13/12/181m 56s

Professor Hallux's Happy Health Helpdesk: Crying

Ep 15: Join Professor Hallux at his help desk as he answers the weird and wonderful questions you’ve always wanted to know the answers to! This time we find out why and when we cry!
13/12/182m 7s

Professor Hallux's Happy Health Helpdesk: Earwax

Ep 14: Join Professor Hallux at his help desk as he answers the weird and wonderful questions you’ve always wanted to know the answers to! This time we find out about what earwax actually is and why we need it!
13/12/182m 0s

Professor Hallux's Happy Health Helpdesk: Poo

Ep 13: Join Professor Hallux at his help desk as he answers the weird and wonderful questions you’ve always wanted to know the answers to! This time we find out why our poo smells!
13/12/181m 55s

Professor Hallux's Happy Health Helpdesk: Snot

Ep 12: Join Professor Hallux at his help desk as he answers the weird and wonderful questions you’ve always wanted to know the answers to! This time we find out about the green snot up our noses!!
13/12/182m 5s

Professor Hallux's Happy Health Helpdesk: Bruises

Ep 11: Join Professor Hallux at his help desk as he answers the weird and wonderful questions you’ve always wanted to know the answers to! This time we find out why our bruises go different colours as they heal!
13/12/181m 52s

Professor Hallux's Happy Health Helpdesk: Inies and Outies

Ep 10: Join professor Hallux at his help desk as he answers the weird and wonderful questions you’ve always wanted to know the answers to! This time we find out why some people have bellybuttons that are inies and why some people have belly buttons that are outies!
13/12/181m 41s

Professor Hallux's Happy Health Helpdesk: Fluff

Ep 9: Join Professor Hallux at his help desk as he answers the weird and wonderful questions you’ve always wanted to know the answers to! This time we find out why you get fluff in your bellybutton!
13/12/181m 58s

Professor Hallux's Happy Health Helpdesk: Sick

Ep 8: Join Professor Hallux at his help desk as he answers the weird and wonderful questions that you’ve always wanted to know the answers to! This time we find out why sick looks the way it does and why we get sick!
13/12/182m 3s

Professor Hallux's Happy Health Helpdesk: Eyebrows

Ep 7: Join Professor Hallux at his help desk as he answers the weird and wonderful questions that you’ve always wanted to know the answers to! This time we discover just why we have eyebrows!
13/12/181m 58s

Professor Hallux's Happy Health Helpdesk: Fur

Ep 6: Join Professor Hallux at his help desk as he answers the weird and wonderful questions that you’ve always wanted to know the answers to! This time we find out why were not really, really furry!
13/12/182m 7s

Professor Hallux's Happy Health Helpdesk: Nipples

Ep 5: Join Professor Hallux at his help desk as he answers the weird and wonderful questions that you’ve always wanted to know the answers to! This time we find out why boys have nipples!
13/12/182m 10s

Professor Hallux's Happy Health Helpdesk: Wrinkly Fingers

Ep 4: Join Professor Hallux at his help desk as he answers the weird and wonderful questions you’ve always wanted to know the answers to! This time we find out why our fingers and toes go all wrinkly in water!
13/12/182m 3s

Professor Hallux's Happy Health Helpdesk: Nostrils

Ep 3: Join Professor Hallux at his help desk as he answers the weird and wonderful questions that you’ve always wanted to know the answers to! This time we find out why we have two nostrils and what exactly they do!
13/12/182m 6s

Professor Hallux's Happy Health Helpdesk: Boys and Girls

Ep 2: Join Professor Hallux at his help desk as he answers the weird and wonderful questions that you’ve always wanted to know the answers to! This time we find out just why boys and girls are different!
13/12/182m 3s

Professor Hallux's Happy Health Helpdesk: Grey Hair

Ep1: Join Professor Hallux at his help desk as he answers the weird and wonderful medical questions that you’ve always wondered about! This time we find out why our grandparents have grey hair!
13/12/182m 9s

Good Bugs, Bad Bugs- Circle of Life

Ep 12: Dive into the exciting world of Microbiology, narrated by one nice, helpful microbe called Benny and one not very nice germ called Mal. Everything on earth is connected so Benny and Mal tell us how microbes work with humans to break down substances.
13/12/185m 46s

Good Bugs, Bad Bugs- Blooming Bugs- The Future Looks Green

Ep 11: Dive into the exciting world of Microbiology, narrated by one nice, helpful microbe called Benny and one not very nice germ called Mal. Microbes are on everything, not just humans. Benny and Mal take a look at where else you can find microbes.
13/12/186m 16s

Good Bugs, Bad Bugs- Cold Wars!

Ep 10: Dive into the exciting world of Microbiology, narrated by one nice, helpful microbe called Benny and one not very nice germ called Mal. Ever wondered why humans get colds? Benny and Mal talkj about how we can prevent colds and illnesses.
13/12/186m 21s

Good Bugs, Bad Bugs- Vaccination Nation

Ep 9: Dive into the exciting world of Microbiology, narrated by one nice, helpful microbe called Benny and one not very nice germ called Mal. The microbes explain to use what vaccinations and for and how they work.
13/12/186m 13s

Good Bugs, Bad Bugs- Transmission: What Goes Around

Ep 8: Dive into the exciting world of Microbiology, narrated by one nice, helpful microbe called Benny and one not very nice germ called Mal. Benny and Mal talk about how infections and illnesses can be passed around and how we can keep healthy!
13/12/186m 31s

Good Bugs, Bad Bugs- Plant Friends and Foes

Ep 7: Dive into the exciting world of Microbiology, narrated by one nice, helpful microbe called Benny and one not very nice germ called Mal. Our microbe mates are talking about how microbes and germs effect plants.
13/12/185m 56s

Good Bugs, Bad Bugs- Allies and Traitors

Ep 6: Dive into the exciting world of Microbiology, narrated by one nice, helpful microbe called Benny and one not very nice germ called Mal. Benny and Mal chat about microbes that can help humans and ones that aren’t so nice!
13/12/187m 12s

Good Bugs, Bad Bugs- Where Does Your Poo Go?

Ep 5: Dive into the exciting world of Microbiology, narrated by one nice, helpful microbe called Benny and one not very nice germ called Mal. The topic of this episode is poo and where it all goes after you flush it away!
13/12/186m 20s

Good Bugs, Bad Bugs- Tasty Treats and Tummy Aches

Ep 4: Dive into the exciting world of Microbiology, narrated by one nice, helpful microbe called Benny and one not very nice germ called Mal. Our microbe mates tell us all about microbes on food and how best to protect from germs on food.
13/12/185m 27s

Good Bugs, Bad Bugs- Create and Destroy: Fungal Feasts and Famine

Ep 3: Dive into the exciting world of Microbiology, narrated by one nice, helpful microbe called Benny and one not very nice germ called Mal. In this episode they talk about how microbes affect food in good and bad ways.
13/12/186m 41s

Good Bugs, Bad Bugs- Normal Residents and Unwelcome Guests

Ep 2: Dive into the exciting world of Microbiology, narrated by one nice, helpful microbe called Benny and one not very nice germ called Mal. In this episode they let us know the different ways microbes can get into the human body.
13/12/186m 28s

Good Bugs, Bad Bugs - Introduction

Ep 1: Dive into the exciting world of Microbiology, narrated by one nice, helpful microbe called Benny and one not very nice germ called Mal. In this episode they introduce us to some of their microbe friends!
13/12/187m 17s

Professor Hallux's Map of Medicine: Episode 21: First Aid

Ep 21: Professor Hallux and his Map of Medicine are back again, and in this episode he tells us about what things go into a first aid kit, and has some top safety tips!
13/12/186m 42s

Professor Hallux's Map of Medicine: Episode 20: Ears & Hearing

Ep 20: Listen up! In this episode of Professor Hallux, he and Nurse Nanobot have a look into hearing using his Map of Medicine.
13/12/186m 56s

Professor Hallux's Map of Medicine: Episode 19: Accident & Emergency

Ep 19: We find out what goes on in the A&E department in the hospital using Professor Hallux’s trusty Map of Medicine!
13/12/186m 27s

Professor Hallux's Map of Medicine: Episode 18: Hearts & Hospital Consultants

Ep 18: Professor Hallux and Nurse Nanobot have a look into who hospital consultants are and what they do, and about a special heart condition called atrial septal defects.
13/12/186m 37s

Professor Hallux's Map of Medicine: Episode 17: Bones & X-Rays

Ep 17: Have you ever wondered what happens if you break a bone? The Map of Medicine tells us and the Professor about how they are fixed and the doctors that specialise in bones!
13/12/186m 36s

Professor Hallux's Map of Medicine: Episode 16: Physiotherapists

Ep 16: Sit up straight and listen to this episode of Professor Hallux, where he finds out about posture, back pain and what happens when you go to the physiotherapist.
13/12/186m 4s

Professor Hallux's Map of Medicine: Episode 15: Allergies

Ep 15: Achoo! In this episode Professor Hallux and Nurse Nanabot have a look into allergies with their Map of Medicine.
13/12/186m 18s

Professor Hallux's Map of Medicine: Episode 14: Eczema & the Dermatologist

Ep 14: Professor Hallux’s uses his Map of Medicine to find out about eczema, and the doctors who look after your skin, hair and nails – dermatologists.
13/12/186m 28s

Professor Hallux's Map of Medicine: Episode 13: Speech & Speech Therapists

Ep 13: Have you ever wondered why some people can talk differently from each other? In this episode of Professor Hallux, he has a look into the different reasons why people can have trouble speaking.
13/12/187m 19s

Professor Hallux's Map of Medicine: Episode 12: Concussion

Ep 12: We all bump our head once in a while, but sometimes in can be more serious. Professor Hallux and Nurse Nanobot tell us more about concussion and we find out about the work paramedics do.
13/12/186m 32s

Professor Hallux's Map of Medicine: Episode 11: Verucas & Podiatrists

Ep 11: In this episode, the Map of Medicine takes a look a feet and verucas. Nurse Nanobot is on hand with one of her disgusting details and we learn about the doctors who look after your feet.
13/12/186m 7s

Professor Hallux's Map of Medicine: Episode 10: Tummy Ache

Ep 10: In this episode, Professor Hallux is suffering with a stomach ache. Why do we get an upset stomach sometimes? The Professor takes a look at his Map of Medicine to find out what goes on your body in this rather smelly episode!
13/12/186m 41s

Professor Hallux's Map of Medicine: Episode 9: Weight & Dieticians

Ep 9: Professor Hallux is having some trouble fitting into his favourite trousers – so him and Nurse Nanobot have a look into why having a healthy, balanced diet is important.
26/03/206m 5s

Professor Hallux's Map of Medicine Episode 8: Pharmacists

Ep 8: Nurse Nanobot has come down with a cold! Professor Hallux takes a look at his Map of Medicine to find out what happens to your body when you catch a cold.
26/03/206m 34s

Professor Hallux's Map of Medicine Episode 7: The Opticians

Ep 7: Have you ever been to the opticians? Professor Hallux and Nurse Nanabot find out what happens when you go there.
26/03/206m 30s

Professor Hallux's Map of Medicine Episode 6: Vaccinations

Ep 6: Professor Hallux’s friend Body is going to need some vaccinations if he’s going to go outside to make sure he doesn’t get ill! Find out how vaccinations work and why they’re so important for you.
26/03/205m 56s

Professor Hallux's Map of Medicine Episode 5: Toothache & the Dentist

Ep 5: Ever wondered why people always tell you you should brush your teeth? Dr Hallux has a look into what will happen if you don’t!
26/03/206m 3s

Professor Hallux's Map of Medicine Episode 4: Appendixes & The Operating Theatre

Ep 4: In this episode, Professor Hallux finds out about what happens when you get your appendix removed, and what goes on in the operating theatre!
26/03/207m 9s

Professor Hallux's Guide to Skin: Episode 15

Ep 15: The last episode find’s out some Common Skin Myths, listen to Professor Hallux as he finds out more.
26/03/203m 57s

Professor Hallux's Guide to Skin: Episode 14

Ep 14: Did you know the Winter Sun can affect skin? Professor Hallux finds out more in episode 14.
26/03/204m 12s

Professor Hallux's Guide to Skin: Episode 13

Ep 13: Professor Hallux takes a second look at Sun Safety, in this episode of Guide to Skin
26/03/204m 36s

Professor Hallux's Map of Medicine Episode 3: Anaesthetist & Surgeon

Ep 3: Do you know what an anaesthetist and surgeon does? Professor Hallux and Nurse Nanobot use the amazing Map of Medicine to find out!
26/03/205m 59s

Professor Hallux's Guide to Skin: Episode 12

Ep 12: It’s very important to stay safe in the sun , as Professor Hallux finds out in his guide to skin.
26/03/204m 41s

Professor Hallux's Map of Medicine Episode 2: Asthma & Nurse

Ep 2: Professor Hallux’s Map of Medicine teaches us about asthma, as we join him and Nurse Nanobot as they find out all about medical people and places!
26/03/206m 19s

Professor Hallux's Map of Medicine Episode 1: GP's & GP's Surgery

Ep 1: Professor Hallux has an new amazing Map of Medicine, which him and Nurse Nanobot use to discover all about medical people and places, like GP’s who they discover in episode one.
26/03/206m 36s

Professor Hallux's Guide to Skin: Episode 11

Ep 11: Professor Hallux looks at a sore skin condition, Impetigo, in this episode.
26/03/203m 53s

Professor Hallux's Guide to Skin: Episode 10

Ep 10: Professor Hallux looks at the curious skin condition Vitiligo, in his guide to skin.
26/03/204m 18s

Professor Hallux's Guide to Skin: Episode 9

Ep 9: Professor Hallux learns about the common skin condition Uticara, in this episode.
26/03/204m 29s

Professor Hallux's Guide to Skin: Episode 8

Ep 8: Professor Hallux gives us the low down on Psoriasis.
26/03/205m 3s

Professor Hallux's Guide to Skin: Episode 7

Ep 7: In this episode Professor Hallux talks through coping strategies.
26/03/204m 21s

Professor Hallux's Guide to Skin: Episode 6

Ep 6: This episode Professor Hallux looks once again at Eczema.
26/03/204m 27s

Professor Hallux's Guide to Skin: Episode 5

Ep 5: In this episode Professor Hallux finds out about Eczema.
26/03/204m 39s

Professor Hallux's Guide to Skin: Episode 4

Ep 4: In this episode Professor Hallux explains all about Alopecia.
26/03/204m 20s

Professor Hallux's Guide to Skin: Episode 3

Ep 3: Find out the importance of looking after our skin with Professor Hallux.
26/03/204m 25s

Professor Hallux's Guide to Skin: Episode 2

Ep 2: Professor Hallux discovers how our skin keeps us safe.
26/03/204m 47s

Professor Hallux's Guide to Skin: Episode 1

Ep 1: In this episode, Professor Hallux tells us about skin!
26/03/205m 13s
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