Healthy living

Fitter Happier radio program – RTR FM

Tim Muirhead and Helen Mitchell with RTR FM's Jorja Keay.
Tim Muirhead and Helen Mitchell with RTR FM's Jorja Keay

WA Health has teamed up with independent, non-profit, community radio station, RTR 92.1FM (external site) to produce a weekly radio program that addresses topical health issues.

Taking its name from a Radiohead song, Fitter Happier airs weekly on Thursdays from 10.30am.

The show features experts from the WA health system, community organisations and consumers about a range of health related topics.

Listen to the podcasts:


29-Nov Disability health (MP3 3MB)

22-Nov Skin cancer awareness (MP3 3.5MB)

15-Nov Food safety (MP3 3.5MB)

8-Nov School leavers and sexual health (MP3 4MB)

1-Nov Cervical cancer (MP3 3.5MB)

25-Oct Asthma (MP3 3MB)

18-Oct Breast cancer awareness (MP3 4MB)

11-Oct Mental health and alcohol and other drugs (MP3 2MB)

4-Oct Sugary drinks (MP3 4MB)

27-Sept Mould and dampness (MP3 4MB)

20-Sept Hay fever and seasonal allergies (MP3 3MB)

13-Sept R U Ok? Day (MP3 4.5MB)

6-Sept HPV and meningococcal vaccines (MP3 4MB)

30-Aug Men's health (MP3 4MB)

23-Aug Cancer (MP3 8MB)

16-Aug Sexual health update (MP3 6.5MB)

8-Aug Dental health (MP3 3.5MB)

1-Aug Graduate Program and workplace diversity (MP3 3MB)

26-July World Hepatitis Day (MP3 3.91MB)

19-July Organ donation (MP3 4.5MB)

12-July Diabetes (MP3 3.5MB)

5-July Going to hospital (MP3 3MB)

28-June Burns (MP3 4MB)

21-June Continence (MP3 8MB)

14-June Men's mental health (MP3 7.5MB)

7-June Travel health (MP3 4MB)

31-May World No Tobacco Day (MP3 4MB)

24-May Obesity prevention and tips for healthy living (MP3 4MB)

17-May End of life care (MP3 4MB)

10-May Support for parents: post-birth and parenting services (MP3 3MB)

3-May WA Youth Health Policy (MP3 4MB)

26-April Eating disorders (MP3 4MB)

19-April LGBTI health (MP3 3MB)

12-April Childhood injury prevention (MP3 4MB)

5-April Tattoos, piercings and body art (MP3 4MB)

29-Mar Sexual Assault Awareness Month (MP3 4MB)

22-Mar Women and sexually transmitted infections (MP3 3MB)

15-Mar Reproductive Technology and Surrogacy legislation review (MP3 2.4MB)

8-Mar Make Smoking History (MP3 2.5MB)

1-Mar Alcohol and your health (MP3 3MB)

22-Feb Eat Brighter (MP3 3MB)

15-Feb Gonorrhoea and safe sex (MP3 3MB)

8-Feb Immunisation update (MP3 3MB)

Last reviewed: 23-01-2019

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