Sep 13, 2022
What does the body of evidence say on the topic of Botox injections? Plus: we address the confusion over bivalent COVID-19 booster shots, and we look at a trial of magic mushrooms for alcohol use disorder!
(3:00) Botox: what it is and what botulism does to you
(9:00) Botox: how Botox works on...
Aug 2, 2022
What does the body of evidence say on the topic of vitamin supplements? We pilot a new format for the show and ask for your feedback! Let us know your thoughts on Facebook, Twitter, Patreon, or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
(6:34) The story of scurvy and how its cause, a vitamin deficiency, was harder to...
Jun 5, 2022
What does the body of evidence say on the topic of sexually transmitted infections? Plus: should you worry about monkeypox, and what is going on with mysterious cases of liver inflammation in children?
(2:15) STIs: nomenclature, HIV, rising cases
(8:57) STIs: why cases are increasing, who should...
May 8, 2022
What does the body of evidence say on the topic of MSG? Plus: we dig into a new study that alleges that artificial sweeteners are associated with a higher risk of cancer (but But BUT!), and will we keep boosting people against COVID every four months?
(2:05) MSG: what it is, where it comes from, and where it...
Mar 6, 2022
What does the body of evidence say on the topic of asthma? Plus: how much time children spend in front of screens, and how to nudge people to go to the gym.
(3:15) Asthma: wheezing, similar diseases, how asthma is diagnosed
(10:53) Asthma: exercise-induced “asthma,” what is asthma, cold and...