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Sawbones: Pneumonia

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If you've paid even passing attention to the American presidential race, you've probably heard a lot of talk about pneumonia recently. This week, Dr. Sydnee and Justin try to provide some historical perspective.

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Music: "Medicines" by The Taxpayers

Sawbones: Dental Hygiene

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Do you really need to floss? Have you been taking your chew stick for granted? Dr. Sydnee and Justin explore those and other pressing questions in exploration of the history of dental hygiene.

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Music: "Medicines" by The Taxpayers

Sawbones: EpiPen

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How did a journey that began with Prince Albert hunting for jellyfish on a cruise end with one of the biggest calamities in prescription drug history? Join Justin and Sydnee for the story of the EpiPen.

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Music: "Medicines" by The Taxpayers

Sawbones: The Royal Fistula Fad

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Celebrities have started some pretty weird fads, but perhaps none are weirder than the one started by King Louis XIV, who made it cool ... to have a fistula. Join Justin and Dr. Sydnee for this very special episode.

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Music: "Medicines" by The Taxpayers

Sawbones: Performance Enhancement

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We're continuing to celebrate the Summer Olympics by presenting all the weird, terrible, horrid way athletes have tried to cheat their way to winning over the years. From donkey hooves to guinea pig sperm, it's ... it's a weird one.

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Music: "Medicines" by The Taxpayers

Sawbones: Cupping

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Olympic athletes swear by it, but what really is the science behind cupping? Dr. Sydnee and Justin are looking into it, and the answer might (but probably won't) surprise you.

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Music: "Medicines" by The Taxpayers

Sawbones: Arsenic

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It's poison! It's medicine! It's both! ... OK, so it's mainly poison, but it hasn't always been that way. Join Justin and Dr. Sydnee for a brief tour of medical arsenic.

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Music: "Medicines" by The Taxpayers

Sawbones: Aloe

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Sure, it may seem like a magical plant, but just how helpful is that big bottle of green goo on your shelf? This week: Dr. Sydnee and Justin present the medical history of aloe.

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Music: "Medicines" by The Taxpayers

Sawbones: Tea

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Justin and Dr. Sydnee are throwing a Boston Tea Party of our own as we explore the strange history of medical tea live from Boston's historic Wilbur Theater.

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Music: "Medicines" by The Taxpayers

Sawbones: Goofy Medical Questions Vol. 3

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Is it really so bad to pop pimples? Can you cut the mold off food and eat it? Is it fatal to hold in a sneeze? These questions and so many more are answered on our latest Q&A episode!

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Music: "Medicines" by The Taxpayers

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