Podcast of the Week: The People’s Pharmacy

This podcast is good for those who are interested in: Pharmacy, wellness, what patients are listening to

Typical length of episodes: 1 hour

How often a new episode comes out: once a week

Episode topics: conquering constipation, foot health, managing ADHD naturally, dizziness, chronic pain, motivation, sleeping aids

Sample episode — “#1121: How Can We Protect Children from Environmental Poisons?”: Are environmental poisons contributing to the troublesome rise of childhood diseases? In this episode, the hosts talk to Dr. Philip J. Landrigan, a pediatrician, epidemiologist, and Dean of Global Health at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. They investigate the epidemic of lead exposure, pesticides and herbicides, and other environmental poisons that can impact childhood development.

Since the middle of the last century, more than 85,000 chemicals have been developed and used. In many cases, they…player.fm

Tidbit about the show: With more than a thousand episodes to date, the award-winning radio show has reached more than 200,000 listeners on over 190 public radio stations nationwide.

About the host: Pharmacologist Joe Graedon and Medical Anthropologist Terry Graedon talk to leading experts to discuss issues relating to drugs, herbs, home remedies, vitamins, and related health topics. For more than four decades, Joe and Terry Graedon have been teaching, writing, and broadcasting information to help people make informed decisions about their health.

Listen via: iTunes, Player FM, Podbay, Podbean

Be Featured: Are you a medical professional who runs a podcast? Know of a podcast that would be a great feature? Let us know about it here.

More from Op-Med