9 - HOLIDAY MISHAPS

It's the HOLIDAYS! What could possibly go wrong? This week we bring you a Holiday Special about some of the festive season's worst case scenarios. Dave checks in with Jess and Mel about some potential "Christmas Story" issues, and we find a diagnosis for Tiny Tim.


SCIENTIFIC REFERENCES

  • Tolar J, Teitelbaum SL, Orchard PJ. Osteopetrosis. New England Journal of Medicine. 2004 Dec 30;351(27):2839-49.

SOUND CLIPS

Made by The Commonwealth Film Unit 1958. Directed by Richard Mason. This film shows various versions of an Australian Christmas Day from start to finish, from city to bush to beach. This is contrasted to celebrations in other countries. Christmas is celebrated in the middle of the Australian summer under a blazing sun.